CM Life: Describe yourself in three words:
Dan Botterman: Funny, generous and caring.
What is the best part about being a Chippewa?
DB: It’s a short walk everywhere. And I like studying sociology, because I like learning about people. That’s just always something I’ve been interested in. I decided to come here because it was cheaper than any Illinois school.
Who is your role model?
DB: My dad. He’s a cop, and that’s what I want to do.
What is the best piece of advice you have ever received?
DB: If you’re going through hell, keep going and it will get better.
If you could eat one food for the rest of your life, what would it be?
DB: There’s so many, but if I had to choose one it would probably be brisket.