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2017 Kane County Chronicle Best of the Fox

Face Time with Amanda Lane

Published: Friday, July 4, 2014 11:32 p.m. CDT

Elgin resident Amanda Lane, 20, was working as an intern at the Creek Bend Nature Center at LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve in St. Charles when she answered 11 questions for the Kane County Chronicle's Brenda Schory.  

Where did you grow up? Elgin

Who would play you in the movie of your life? Jennifer Lawrence

First job? Reshelving books at the Gail Borden Public Library in Elgin

As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? An entomologist. I am studying to be an archeologist with the U.S. National Park Service

A book you'd recommend? "Native Son" by Richard Wright

Favorite charity? St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Do you play an instrument? Cello

Do you speak another language? Spanish, German, and I'm learning Italian

What game show would you be on? "Wheel of Fortune"

Favorite local restaurant? Elgin Public House in Elgin

What is an interesting factoid about yourself? I have traveled to England, France and Canada.

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