Student Interns - Communications

Emma Boggess

photo of Emma BoggessInternational Studies, 2022

What I love about my majors: International Studies exposes me to so many different subjects, from history to political science to intercultural relations. I genuinely find all of my classes so interesting.

A role I play outside the classroom: I'm a Staff Writer and photographer for UP Magazine.

My favorite place on campus: I love Alumni Hall. I think it's beautiful architecturally and the library in there usually isn't busy!

My dream job: I would love to work at a think tank in New York or D.C. because it combines my interests in research, writing, and social and political issues.

A little-known fact about me: I love going on hikes with my rescue dog!


Allison Haeger

photo of Allison HaegerEnglish:Creative Writing; Media and Culture, 2021

What I love about my majors: I love my majors because they allow me to interpret why people say and do different things, and I enjoy writing about this.

A role I play outside the classroom: Staff Writer for the Miami Quarterly

My favorite place on campus: I enjoy working in Armstrong. I am usually pretty productive in one of the cozy chairs.

My dream job: I would like to be an editor, but am interested in anything involving books, television, and film.

A little-known fact about me: All my friends tell me I give great advice. I think I would probably be a counselor or therapist if I was not into my current majors.


Emmett Knee

photo of Emmett KneeStrategic Communication; Spanish, 2023

What I love about my majors: I love all the opportunities that it provides for me to improve my writing and communication abilities. It also provides me with skills that I feel will be applicable in a multitude of career paths; it's versatile.

A role I play outside the classroom: I'm the President of Just Duet, a co-ed A Cappella group, and the Director of Communications for my business fraternity, Alpha Kappa Psi.

My favorite place on campus: I love to hammock near the water at the formal gardens.

My dream job: I'd love to be a consultant at a creative company on an international scale.

A little-known fact about me: Last year, my group and I got to sing as the opening act for John Mulaney, and we got to meet him after!


Kelly Marsella

photo of Kelly MarsellaJournalism; Sports Leadership and Management, 2021

What I love about my majors: I love working in the ever-changing world of news and technology!

A role I play outside the classroom: Co-Social Director for Zeta Tau Alpha sorority

My favorite place on campus: my sorority suite!

My dream job: working in the communications department for an NFL team

A little-known fact about me: I studied abroad in Rome last summer!


Hanna Reams

photo of Hanna ReamsStrategic Communication; Political Science, 2021

What I love about my majors: I love my majors because I can take what I learn in one and apply it to the other to help me think outside of the box.

A role I play outside the classroom: I am a teacher's assistant for STC 262 - Empirical Research Methods.

My favorite place on campus: I love spending time in Armstrong studying, eating, and hanging out with friends.

My dream job: working for a media communications firm as a copywriter

A little-known fact about me: I love playing tennis and traveling!


Bethany Sersion

photo of Bethany SersionStrategic Communication; Psychology, 2021

What I love about my majors: Expression through written word has always been my favorite form of communication. Strategic communication encompasses all forms of communication, including written communication.

A role I play outside the classroom: I am a member of PR Visions.

My dream job: I want to work in PR — whether it be a firm or a sector of a company.


Kaycee Siebler

photo of Kaycee SieblerPolitical Science; Strategic Communication, 2021

What I love about my majors: I love that my majors allow me to pursue my many interest.

A role I play outside the classroom: I am the captain of Miami's senior synchronized skating team.

My favorite place on campus: My favorite place on campus is near the pond on western, it's so pretty and a great place to go on walks and clear my mind.

My dream job: My dream career would be helping people and making a change in our world.

A little-known fact about me: I've travelled to 4 different countries with Miami's skating teams!