Sara Shea is a sophomore Journalism major at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, New York. Sara was born and raised in Suffield, Connecticut, a small suburb of Hartford. In her free time Sara enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and traveling. In the past Sara has traveled through Spain and Ireland and she hopes to go to Italy through the Marist Abroad program next spring.
In high school Sara was editor in cheif of the yearbook and a staff writer for the school news paper. In the future she hopes to work for a major fashion magazine in either the writing, editing, or design department. In addition to being a Journalism major, Sara also has minors in studio art as well as fashion merchandising. Though having to find a “real” job is still a few years away, Sara hopes to intern as much as possible within the next two years.
Ashley Posimato is a Journalism and Adverstising major at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, New York. She has recently returned from a semester in Florence, Itlay where she studied art, language and Italian culture (“Ho studiato molto, ma ho mangiato piu!”)
Currently a junior, she has been involved in many activities both on and off campus including weekly contributions to Marist’s newspaper, The Circle, creating advertisements for various clubs and organizations, and participating in community service projects on both a local and global level. She has also been working closely with Campus Housing and Residential Life as a Resident Assistant for the past two years.
Although she is highly dedicated to her education, she is admittedly a television addict and fascinated by and devoted to the entertainment business. Her interests include magazines, Broadway, big bows, peanut butter, E! News, the Yankees, vegetarianism, anything Italian and anything fashion forward. She is a celebrity at heart–just not yet famous!