Sophie Murguia

Sophie Murguia is a rising senior at Amherst College, where she is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in English. She spent a year and a half as editor-in-chief of Amherst's newspaper, The Amherst Student, and now serves as an adviser to the publication. In the summer of 2015, she was an intern for the San Francisco Public Press, where she reported on public transit, the cost of living and San Francisco’s housing crisis. Her work has also appeared in The Common Online and Hippo Reads.