Amanda Simmons

Amanda is a rising senior at Wesleyan University, concentrating in the College of Letters and pursuing the Writing Certificate. For the past two summers, she worked as an intern at The Newark Star-Ledger in New Jersey's largest newsroom. Last spring, she studied abroad in Paris. At Wesleyan, she works as a Peer Career Adviser at her school's Career Center, contributes to the Office of Admission's student-run blog and serves on the editorial board of an undergraduate history journal.