Benny 'The Jet' Urbanek
Hometown: Chaseburg, WI
High School: Westby High School
Campus and Community Involvements: Intramurals, PT club, volunteering at the hospital, physical activity mentoring program
Favorite place on-campus: The REC
Favorite food around or on-campus: Burrito House
Best UW-L story: Winning Back2Back Intramural Football championships!
Advice to freshmen:
In your opinion what is the best thing about the UW-L?
-How close everyone is. I can not make it from one class to the next without seeing at least 3 people I know. It really makes UWL feel like a safe and inviting place to be.
What are your favorite things to do on-campus/off-campus?
-Play basketball at the REC
Weirdest thing about you?
-Whenever I go to a friend’s house I always bring my pillows, even if I don’t plan on staying over I know that plans can change and I always need to be ready. I can’t sleep without them.
If you could be one household item, what would you be and why?
A spork, because I am a jack of all trades.
Name one thing you miss about being a kid?
-Having very little responsibility.
What is your favorite song at this moment?
-Eric Church-The One That Got Away
Do you have any hidden talents or skills?
-Yes, but they aren’t appropriate.