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Katelyn Risch

Katelyn Risch

Position: Reporter
Major/Minors: English & Psychology/History
Career: Author
Years on the Current: 2
Previous Positions: Staff Reporter
Quote: "I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel." (Maya Angelou)

If it is true that people learn by example, it is no wonder that humanities students, particularly English, creative writing and art students, so eagerly attend the event at Carthage known as the Visiting Writers Series. Organized by Professor and Writer-in-Residence Richard Meier, the Visiting Writers Series is a program …

Art and English double major Art Thesis: A written and illustrated collection of alternative fairy tales Can you describe the project you’re working on as your thesis? My Studio Art thesis project is to create my own small book of fairy tales. I am writing these based on the Grimms’ …

The past three months have been a whirlwind of a summer, of one unexpected opportunity after another. Between seeing “Hamilton” on Broadway (!), mentoring ten Kenosha high schoolers, and writing prose, poetry and correspondence for a research project with my professor, this summer became more enriching than I could have …