Amanda Hodes is an undergraduate student at American University studying music and literature. Her poetry has been published in Prairie Margins, AmLit, and TeenInk. She is a spring 2018 Folger Shakespeare Library Lannan Fellow, and the spring 2018 co-editor in chief of the student-run AmLit magazine at American University. Contact: amandahodes1@gmail.com

Courtney Rozen is a senior studying broadcast journalism. She is the editor-in-chief of The Eagle, American University’s student newspaper and will be a candidate for a master’s degree in Journalism and Public Affairs beginning in August 2018. Contact: courtney.rozen@gmail.com

Melissa Patton is an undergraduate student at American University studying government, and women and gender studies. Her research interests include education policy and community schools, women in politics, paid leave, and women in the criminal justice system. Contact: mel.patton@yahoo.com