I'm a curious writer and an avid consumer of news. I have a variety of experience producing video, as well as designing print pages for publication. A Pittsburgh native, I've also lived in South America, where I solidified my knowledge of the Spanish language. I love movies, books, and the great outdoors.
A front page layout I made for the college paper. This page features stories about a trashion show, a new campus garden, discussions on fracking and a Peace Corps ranking.
A front page layout I made for Allegheny College's newspaper. This page features stories about a drug arrest, an educational committee, and several on-campus activities
A front page layout I made for the college newspaper. This page features a story on a student sit-in, a new study abroad program and a sex education event.
Pennsylvania, which has a larger percentage of people over 65 than the national average, is not the best state to grow old in, according to a recent AARP report. The state was ranked 42nd overall in the new study on long-term services and supports for older people.
Although many details remain unclear about the possibility of hydrofracking in Allegheny's Bousson Experimental Forest, conversations are progressing about the general logistics, implications and risks involved with hydrofracking. In the second of this semester's series of informational sessions moderated by the Bousson Advisory Group, a panel of executives and legal experts answered questions from the approximately 50 students, staff, faculty and community members in attendance.