Co-Fiction/Social Media Editor


Senior Creative Writing Major

Writing is a release of my emotions and gives me an outlet for questions and feelings I may have a hard time dealing with. I can’t stop writing and when I do I feel heavy. Even writing in school isn’t enough, so the things I write outside of school are things that I feel am not able to get out in school.

Élan is a very invigorating and high maintenance job. Although it is a class, the staff are known to continuously think about Élan outside of school. It’s very rewarding, but if you’re not willing to work then it would be very difficult to succeed. This is also true for real life work. It teaches you responsibility and time management, which is something you need for everything in life.

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