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Kids on campus

Alex Morris, senior editor

This week’s kids on campus Nicholas and Sophie Lehman-Poulos are the son and daughter of Julie Lehman, church relations development manager.   Nicholas, the oldest, wants to be an inventor when he grows up and strongly dislikes George W. Bush.  Sophie wants to be a brain doctor and enjoys eating apples.

Alex Morris: How old are you two, and what grade are you in?
Sophie Lehman-Poulos: I’m eight and in the third grade.
Nicholas Lehman-Poulos: I’m eleven and  in the sixth grade.

AM: Where do you go to school?
NL: Reynolds Middle
SL: Haw Creek Elementary
AM: What’s your favorite subject?
NL: Social Studies
SL: Recess!

Nicholas and Sophie Lehman-Poulos, eleven and eight respectively, are the children of Julie Lehman, church relations development manager. Sophie wants to be a brain surgeon when she grows up, and Nicholas’s favorite band is Styx.

Nicholas and Sophie Lehman-Poulos, eleven and eight respectively, are the children of Julie Lehman, church relations development manager. Sophie wants to be a brain surgeon when she grows up, and Nicholas’s favorite band is Styx.

AM: What does your mom do here at WWC?
NL: She talks to church people to get their money.
AM: Do y’all think you might want to do this some day?
NL: No.
SL: I don’t.
AM: Well, what do you want to be when you grow up?
SL: I want to be a brain doctor!
NL: I thought you wanted to be a veterinarian  or a gymnast.
SL: I didn’t; snap out of it.
Julie Lehman: I think she might be in career exploration mode.
AM: And what do you want to be Nicholas?
NL: I want to be an inventor.
SL: Can I have the hover car?
AM: Actually can I have it?
JL: Can you make two of them?

AM: Well, it looks like you guys know what you want to be when you grow up.  Do you think you will come to Warren Wilson for your education?
NL: No
SL: Me niether.
JL: They kind of have selected where they want to go already.
AM: I see, and where is that?
SL: Davidson.
JL: Both her parents went there.
NL: I want to go to Georgia Tech.
AM: Oh cool, my dad went there.  If you did go to WWC, what crew would you be on?
NL: Designing crew.

AM: What do you think of Warren Wilson?
SL: I like the pigs and the cows they have out there and the swing.

AM: What is your favorite type of music?
NL: Styx.
JL: Michael and I have taught them the music of our people.
SL: High School Muiscal.

AM:Do you have any pets?
SL: We have two dogs Cocoa and Bandit.
JL: Tell her more about the dogs.
SL: Bandit is sort of a heavy Schnauzer Poodle.
JL: A Schnoodle.  He’s got a gut.
SL: He bites a lot.  Cocoa… She’s a…
NL: Pomeranian.
SL: She’s lightweight and likes to play outside and run away, and she likes to jump.

AM: Do you have any jokes?
SL: Sort of.
AM: Let’s hear it.
SL: David’s father had three sons: Snap, Crackle and what?
AM: Pop?
SL: No, it’s David.
JL: It’s a trick question because it’s David’s father.
AM: That’s pretty good.

AM: Do y’all know who the president of the United States is?
NL: George Washington Bush
SL: George W. Bush
AM: And what do you think of him?
NL: He’s a moron.
SL: I don’t like him.
AM: And what do you think of our future president?
JL: Sophie touched the hand that touched the hand that touched him.  And Nicholas saw Michelle Obama.
AM: I guess you guys like him huh?  Why’s that?
SL: Because he’s awesome and he’s a Democrat.
NL: He’s the opposite of Bush.
SL: He wants to raise taxes on rich people but not poor people.
NL: IF you make more than $200,000.
SL: A day?
NL: No a year.

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