PROJECT MANAGER FOR AUTHORS
Rachel Gordon is a senior Writing Studies Major at Millersville. She served as Project Manager for Authors for both the Engage for Change Journal and the Made in Millersville Journal. As Project Manager for Authors, Rachel communicates with authors and assists them in the editing and publication process. She is a vital part of the important relationship between authors and editors.
MARKETING AND OUTREACH SPECIALIST
Katherine McLaughlin graduates in December 2023. She is a Speech Communication Major with a concentration in Digital Communication and Cultural Studies. She is also pursuing a minor in Creative Writing and Publishing. In addition to working on the Made in Millersville Journal, she is involved with HerCampus and the Engage for Change Journal. As the Marketing and Outreach Specialist, Katherine uses social media and other methods to spread the word about the journal and ensure that its content and writers are available to a wide audience.
After graduation, she is looking to attend graduate school in the creative writing and publishing field.
web design specialist
Eden Swartzentruber is a junior at Millersville University. She is an English Writing Studies Major with an Anthropology Minor. In addition to being the Web Design Specialist for the Made in Millersville Journal, she is also a tutor at the Writing Center and works on the Engage for Change Journal. As the Web Design Specialist, Eden updates the new issues of the journal and ensures that the website is functional and easy to use. After graduation, she plans to pursue a career in editing and publishing.
EDITORIAL TEAM LIAISON
Aimee Feuda is a senior Science Writing Major at Millersville. In addition to being the Editorial Team Liaison for the Made in Millersville Journal, she has also worked on the Engage for Change Journal, in which she also published an article. As Editorial Team Liaison, she organizes events and workshops for her fellow interns as well as journal authors. After college, Aimee hopes to pursue a career in the editing or publishing field. She is also involved with HerCampus at Millersville.
marketing & outreach specialist
Sarah Solomon is a senior Biology major, with a concentration in Cellular and Molecular Biology. With previous background work in the 2021 issue of the Made in Millersville Journal and the 2022 issue of the Engage for Change Journal, she is excited to continue her work with the 2022 issue as the Marketing and Outreach Specialist. Sarah hopes to continue exercising her passion of Cellular and Molecular Biology and work towards earning a PhD after graduation. As the Marketing and Outreach Specialist, Sarah works to create content that helps inform authors and those within the Millersville community of topics involving the publication, writing, and editing process.
web design specialist
Hannah Carricato is a junior Digital Journalism Major. She had previously interned at the Engage for Change Journal as the Web Design Specialist to assist in publishing their inaugural issue. Hannah believes the experience prepared her for the jump into the same role at the Made in Millersville Journal. Being an avid sports fan, she hopes to find her way into the Sports Journalism field after college. As the Web Design Specialist for the Made in Millersville Journal, Hannah works on updating content and refreshing the website, conducting usability testing, and ensuring a successful publication.
project manager for authors
Alison Koch is a junior Biology Major, with a Creative Writing and Publishing Minor. Previously, she has worked on the first issue of the Engage for Change Journal as the Project Manager for Authors. From the Engage for Change Journal experience, she is ready to help authors through the Made in Millersville publication process. With a dream of publishing a book series, Alison believes that her experience on the journal team will prepare her for this goal. As the Project Manager for Authors for the Made in Millersville Journal, Alison informs authors about the next step in the publication process and supports them when help is needed.
Kerrie R. H. Farkas is a professor of writing in the English Department at Millersville University. Her research focuses on civic discourse and community engagement and preparing students for informed and engaged public discourse. She is the founder and co-director of the Made in Millersville Journal, a conference proceedings journal based on student research and creativity presented at the annual Made in Millersville Conference, and she co-directs the undergraduate student internship program that produces the Journal.
founder & co-director
Tatiana Pashkova-Balkenhol serves as Undergraduate Research and Instruction Librarian at Millersville University. She collaborates with faculty in a variety of disciplines to engage undergraduate students in meaningful and sustainable research and creative projects. In collaboration with Kerrie, she is the founder and co-director of the Made in Millersville Journal, a conference proceedings journal based on student research and creativity presented at the annual Made in Millersville Conference, and she co-directs the undergraduate student internship program that produces the Journal.
founder & co-director