Millie Bobby Brown goes to school — in the identical state the place “Stranger Issues” takes place. In an interview with Attract for its September cowl story, the 18-year-old star, who performs Eleven on the present, shared that she is at present taking on-line lessons at Purdue.
Based on the publication, Brown is finding out human providers, a significant the place “you study in regards to the system and find out how to assist younger individuals,” she stated. Per Purdue’s web site, the foremost focuses on creating college students’ “data in human growth and household research, abilities for working with individuals in service businesses, and program analysis abilities.” Human-services college students “are skilled for quite a lot of careers in community-based applications, home-based applications, health-related social providers, and psychological well being organizations,” it reads.
Purdue, mockingly, is positioned in Indiana, the exact same state the place the fictional city of Hawkins that’s on the coronary heart of “Stranger Issues” is positioned. The present itself has even quietly paid tribute to Purdue, with a background character in season three seen sporting a Purdue T-shirt throughout a scene within the Starcourt Mall.
Along with her research, Brown is preserving fairly busy. She is at present relationship Jake Bongiovi and can star in “Enola Holmes 2” this fall — and ultimately, she’ll must face Vecna as soon as and for all in “Stranger Issues” season 5.
One factor she would not do, nevertheless, is spend loads of time on social media. She additionally advised Attract that she would not have any social media apps on her telephone and her profiles are managed by different individuals. However she tries to maintain in perspective all of the stresses of her life within the public eye, specializing in what she will do to assist others. “In fact, individuals can have a look at it as stress or scary, however I feel that is probably the most thrilling a part of my job,” she stated. “Individuals are all me, ‘What are you going to say, Millie?’ I will say, ‘Younger women deserve an schooling. Younger individuals in every single place deserve equal rights. [You] deserve to like the individuals that you simply need to love. Be the individuals that you simply need to be and obtain the goals that you simply need to obtain.’ That is my message.”