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Kristina Rodriguez

Hello everyone, My name is Kristina, and I am in my third year here at MCCC.  I am hoping to transfer to Eastern University to receive my Master’s in social work.  I am originally from sunny Southern California, and although I have been in Michigan for almost six years now, […]

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Savannah Howard

Hey MCCC! My name is Savannah, and this is my first semester being a member of the Agora. I’m currently majoring in cybersecurity and plan on getting a career in tech. So far I like my major and have had a good experience at MCCC. After graduating with my associates […]

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Hanna Nadeau

“Why, sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast,” said Lewis Carroll in his 1865 novel Alice in Wonderland. One of those impossible things happened to be writing for the Agora. If someone would have told me that I would be invited to write for the school […]

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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 is a catalyst […]

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Gracyn Wener

How would I, Gracyn Wener, explain Gracyn Wener?  She’s a stereotypical Aries. A constant violator of twitter’s community guidelines. A self-described Beatles historian (she literally cried when she walked across Abbey Road). A chronic wearer of plaid. Frequent Starbucks customer. Really big fan of Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. A lover […]

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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, […]