Vanessa Li

VANESSA LI is a sophomore concentrator in Visual Environmental Studies. She breathes in the language of photography, and makes images of beautiful people for IDENTITIES as well as the Admissions Office. She also enjoys making pictures of beautiful places during her travels. The colors of the sea and the stars inspire her endlessly. She appreciates listening to music and to people. On Thursdays, she bakes for Lowell Tea, on Sundays she brunches.

Michael Hissey

MICHAEL HISSEY was born and raised on the north shore of Long Island, about an hour away from New York. He is a sophomore Government concentrator pursuing a minor in Economics. He developed an interest in fashion and began cultivating his personal style at a young age, which has led up to his current and continuing passion for the fashion industry. Besides being on the finance board of IDENTITIES, he has spent two summers working at Salvatore Ferragamo, and currently works as a team member for the non-profit organization Boston Foods. His other interests include debate, travel, environmentalism, cooking, and

Birdie Park

Born in South Korea, BIRDIE PARK is interested in the intersection of Asian fashion and Western countries, especially in today’s global world.  She loves to watch Korean dramas in her spare time, mostly as a means to study upcoming fashion trends.  Outside of Identities, she enjoys singing with the Harvard Lowkeys and reading Buzzfeed articles on food.  Her favorite place for a midnight bite is Felipe’s–everything but beans, please!  Her biggest fashion advice?  Wear what makes you feel ~cool~ and NEVER pay full-price!

Thalia Orphee

THALIA ORPHEE is an executive producer and head of finance for IDENTITIES. She is a sophomore in Cabot House who grew up just outside of NYC in New City, New York. Thalia is concentrating in Government with a secondary in Economics. When she’s not reading legal cases or shifting supply and demand curves, Thalia spends her time scrolling through fashion blogs and Instagram accounts for minimalist style inspiration. It’s almost guaranteed that she’s wearing some shade of black and she has a knack for always ordering clothing in the wrong size when online shopping. One of her favorite fashion designers

Gussie Conway

GUSSIE CONWAY is a Sophmore who has moved from one glittering concrete jungle, New York City,  to another, Mather House. Though she concentrates in and is enthusiastic about the History of Science, her interests stem far beyond both history and science and include promoting sustainable agriculture, finding bougie workout studios, championing Scandinavian candy, helping her mom understand Instagram, experiencing the Japanese art of omakase, and, of course, celebrating her fondness for all things design. She is beyond excited to be part of IDENTITIES 2016.

Daria Rose

DARIA ROSE is a freshman from Long Island, New York. When she’s not eating pasta, Daria participates in FYSC, IDENTITIES, ABHW and Eleganza. Daria describes her fashion style as Kylie Jenner meets Audrey Hepburn. Her favorite colors are baby pink and olive green, and she loves elephants. If you’re looking for Daria at a party, she can usually be found somewhere near the aux. #DJdar