Jovan Gavrilovic

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Jovan Gavrilovic
Jovan Gavrilovic
Jovan Gavrilovic

Anticipated graduation year: 2015

Major: Economics

Birthplace and Hometown: Belgrade, Serbia

Whitworth activities/clubs: Business Club, Student Investment Group

Favorite music artist/group: There are too many to simply choose one.

Favorite book: The Schopenhauer Cure, by Irwin Yalom

Favorite movie: The Godfather trilogy

Favorite food: Everything that my mother, Dubravka, prepares.

Favorite quote: "Morgen, morgen, nur nicht heute, sagen alle, faule Leute," which is German for "Tomorrow, tomorrow, just not today, that's what all the lazy people say."

We'd be surprised to know that… I learned how to drive a manual car by myself at the age of 16.

If I could try anything and not fail: Achieve true happiness and great success both personally and professionally.

If I could go on a road trip with anyone (from the past or present): I would take my mom to Rome for shopping.

What I like best about Whitworth: The fact that it truly provides an education of mind and heart, thus enabling students to become involved in everything that their heart and mind desire.

What I would like to do after I graduate: Pursue a master's degree and work as a representative of major American companies in Europe.

The most important life lesson I've learned in my time at Whitworth: Respect people for who they are, regardless of their culture, race and religious affiliation.