Authors

Helen Armstrong ’18

Helen ArmstrongHi! I’m a junior Print Communication major, Creative Writing minor at Arcadia. I’ve studied abroad in London and Italy, but now I’m trying to make every second spent in the Eastern Standard Time zone count.
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Jess Derr ’20

“JessicaI’m a freshman English major and lacrosse player hailing from Willow Grove, Pa., a grand 10 minutes away. I’ve been told I’m the less cool version of April Ludgate. Dogs are my everything. Latest posts.

Sierra Elmore ’19

“SierraI’m a sophomore Sociology major, Creative Writing minor, and FYSAE alum. I’ve visited Scotland, London, and Rome. I currently work on campus as a Career Peer Advisor (CPA) in the Office of Career Education. In my spare time, I write young adult contemporary novels about social issues and mental health. Latest posts.

Hannah Faulkner ’20

I’m a first-year International Studies major from Southern Indiana, abroad this semester at FYSAE in Scotland. Besides photography and writing, I’m all about trying new things and exploring getting lost in new places. When I’m not abroad, catch me running for Arcadia’s cross country team and sleeping through all 12 of my alarms.
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Dori Feinstein ’18

I’m a junior transfer student studying Acting and Communications. I intend to pursue live theater and improvisational comedy. When I’m not performing, I love to crochet, draw, take photos, and seek out adventures! Latest posts.

Nicole Gieselman ’19

I’m a sophomore studying Global Media, and I just returned from a semester abroad in Sydney, Australia. My hobbies include finding adventures in unlikely places and attempting to befriend each and every person that I meet.
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Marcella Haddad ’17

I’m a senior majoring in Language Learning and Teaching with a minor in Creative Writing. My life goals are to ride a dragon and pay off my student loans, but I recognize that the second one is unrealistic. Latest posts.

Caitlin Joyce ’20

I’m a freshman Sociology major from Cape May, N.J. I’ve left the beach to come to Arcadia, and now I hope to travel the globe! I’m a connoisseur of cat cafes, cosplaying, and takeout food. I like to write about what’s happening in the world. Latest posts.

Cliff Long ’17

I’m a senior Political Science major from Burlington, N.J., a leader of both the ARC campus radio station and Arcadia’s International Peer Associates League (I-PALs), a peer mentor, conversation partner, a lover of Philly, and always plotting my next trip. Latest posts.

Justin Rollins ’17

I’m a senior Video Communication major from Abington, Pa., born and raised around Philly; I may never leave. I look forward to writing for Because Arcadia to expand my journalism knowledge and prepare for my career, which is not too far off. I’m always looking forward to doing something new and exciting. Latest posts.

Isabela Secanechia ’17

Isabela SecanechiaCiao! I’m a senior Italian Studies major, minoring in international studies and psychology. I studied in London, Perugia, and Rome. I love traveling and studying languages, just as much as I love yoga and a good cup of coffee. Latest posts.