23 years, 18 countries

Feature profile story about Sara Kirkpatrick, an adventurous anthropology major at Colorado State University, and her many, unusual travel experiences.


Kansas City Kitty does it their way – and yours

Feature story about Kansas City Kitty, a Fort Collins boutique that focuses on the community, supporting local artists, organizations and events. 


Shannon Henderson: Balancing passion and practicality as a college dancer

Feature profile story about Shannon Henderson, a ballet dancer double majoring at Colorado State University and balancing her physically demanding dance schedule with a major in public relations.


Colorado State University annual fashion show: Rendering Reality press release

Press release for Rendering Reality, CSU’s annual fashion show, a $20,000 event put on by students and faculty in the Department of Design and Merchandising to showcase senior apparel design majors’ final collections. This release was written by me, quotes were added by my committee co-chair, Hannah Marion, and Tony Phifer, CSU’s vice president for external relations, formatted the piece for digital release.


Lory Student Center to undergo $65 million renovation

News story about the planned renovation for Colorado State University’s Lory Student Center and how those plans affect students.


Dessert, then dinner blog

Eight-week blog kept for an online writing class documenting my experiments in the kitchen. My feature project for this blog was an e-cookbook, which can also be downloaded under the Digital & Print Design section of my portfolio.


Maui’s two faces

Hard-hitting feature story about the pitfalls of Maui’s tourism economy, written after my own experience on Maui in August 2014.