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Megan Sloan

I was never the best at writing. My low self confidence and lack of teachings led to a dreadful experience, but after finding an amazing teacher and earning a new friend it stirred my curiosity. Just as I do with everything I took this experience and tried to learn from […]

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Alaina Kecskes

My name is Alaina Kecskes. I am currently taking prerequisite classes at MCCC in order to transfer to Lake Superior State University. I love nature and animals so I plan on studying Fisheries and Wildlife Management when I transfer to LSSU. Although animals and nature are my passions, I do also […]

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Delaney Vanover

After being given the chance to explore the infinite possibilities of writing, I fell in love with the creative independence and the opportunity to let my natural curiosity roam free. Essays and short stories always came easy to me. The words just seemed to flow out. With that being said, […]

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Julianna Metdepenningen

As you can already see, my name is Julianna Metdepenningen, but you can call me Jewels. I spent more time deciding what picture to use here than actually thinking about what to write for this introduction. I am a very active person, and I enjoy working out and playing sports— […]

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Elisabeth Brockman

I am a seeker of truth, knowledge and inspiration. When writing a bio, I am at a loss. How can one explain who they are, when they are in constant flux? I embrace the unexpected and look for the experiences that will force me to change. Journalism will be a […]

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Lauren Werlinger

                    After a brief stint in journalism several years ago, the opportunity to write for a newspaper had not arisen, until now. This is my first semester on staff at the Agora, and I look forward to finding out what this […]

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Jerry Meade

My friends and family may think I joined the Agora because of my parents’ careers in journalism. I joined, rather, to get involved with a college organization, keep students informed about the campus, and share my pop culture interests in writing. Both my mom and dad went to college for reporting, […]

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Noah Black

Well this is certainly strange. I never would have thought that a year from when I first started on the Agora staff, I would be heading the entirety of the paper. Don’t get me wrong, I am more than grateful and delighted to be in this position, but it is […]

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Agora Adviser

My first newspaper job was in 1997 when I worked as the sports editor for a small twice-weekly community newspaper in Missouri. But I wasn’t just covering sports. The paper’s editorial staff was the news editor and myself, so that meant we both had a lot of work to do. […]