Meet Amanda Pirrone

Biology, 2018

Current Position: Graduate Student at Drexel University College of Medicine

Story Last Updated: October 2015
Current Position Updated: March 2019

GMercyU Student Channels Iggy Azalea for Final Exam

All-nighters, coffee breaks and endless library trips are the reality for college students across the country as they take on the dreaded finals week.

Gwynedd Mercy University Biology student Amanda Pirrone took matters into her own hands and ditched the 20-page papers and two-hour tests and produced the viral sensation, "Branchy," a parody of Iggy Azalea's hit song "Fancy."

Amanda explores the world of Basket Stars - a fascinating sea creature - in hopes to score an "A" in General Biology II.