Laura Podell

San Francisco, California, United States

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  • Prosthetist
  • Grad School
  • From South Bend
  • Profile 90% complete

About Me




I am a positive kind caring person. I like learning and sharing experiences with friendly individuals. I think that everyone has something to contribute and that we are all connected.



Why I’m on Couchsurfing


None of yet. I would love to host individuals back in my home which I call San Francisco


football, silent films, documentaries, textile art, art history, architecture dance, fashion, cooking (not that great)

Music, Movies, and Books

Silent Films: He who get slapped, Le Heurte morte
Documentaries: Born into Brothels, Paperclips,

Music: World Music, Indie music

Stone Butch Blues, Awakening to New Earth, Nina Here Nor there

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

I played soccer/football at Purdue University.
Worked as a intern with Nike at tournament of Champions.
Managed a non for profit summer soccer camp with 100 underprivileged kids in Chicago
Finished Prosthetic residency this year in San Francisco.
Went Bungee jumping when i am terrified of heights
Skydived in New Zealand
Backpacked Solo in Scotland and Ireland in the winter.

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Croatia, Czech Republic, Fiji, France, Germany, Greece, India, Ireland, Italy, Jamaica, Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Romania, Slovenia, Spain, United Kingdom

Countries I’ve Lived In

Australia, United States

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