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LF's four newest interns have been here for a while and are well-acclimated to the Lake|Flato lifestyle. Here's the Dogrun-exclusive on Adam, Emilie, Alistair and Elijah. Adam Heisserer El Cosmico Current LF project you’re working on: All of them! Hobbies: Planting pumpkins in public spaces in the dead of night only to have them ripped out by groundskeepers once they get big... Interesting fact about yourself: I’ve recorded what color shirt I’ve worn every day for the last year. It’s mostly blue. Favorite thing about David Ericsson*: His beard *David Ericsson is LF's fearless Intern Director. Emilie Twilling Hometown: Phoenix, Arizona Alma Mater: Arizona State University (ASU) - Bachelor in Architecture, minor in Sustainability Favorite LF project: ASU Polytechnic Academic District Current LF project you’re working on: The New Witte Museum and some Development Studio projects Hobbies: Running, traveling and yoga. Interesting fact about yourself: I was once a lifeguard and spent years coaching a children’s swim team. Favorite thing about David Ericsson: His laugh! Alastair Bird Hometown: Halifax, Nova Scotia Alma Mater: University of Ottawa - Bachelors in Philosophy & History; Dalhousie University - Bachelors in Environmental Design and Masters in Architecture Favorite LF project: Air Barns and Carraro Residence Current LF project you’re working on: Point Dume Residence Hobbies: Surfing, fishing, playing guitar and traveling. Interesting fact about yourself: I once drove a $500 Chevy Astro from Vancouver to South America Favorite thing about David Ericsson: David’s "frantic calmness" Elijah Lukac Hometown: Beaverlodge, Alberta Alma Mater: University of Alberta - Bachelors in Computer Science (partial); Dalhousie University - Bachelors in Environmental Design and currently pursuing Masters in Architecture Favorite LF project: The ASU projects and Pearl Brewery Current LF project you’re working on: Porch House and the University of Maryland Biomedicall Sciences & Engineering Building Hobbies: Painting, playing music, reading, hiking and building things Interesting fact about yourself: I can juggle! Favorite thing about David Ericsson: Sassiness + the fact that he probably just hired me because we both went to Iceland. This group of four has been a sweet addition to our LF Intern Team! Do you dream of being an LF Intern? Don't worry - you don't have to go to Iceland! Learn more about our internship opportunities.