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Kaitlyn Cooper

Kaitlyn Cooper, Staff Reporter

Kaitlyn Cooper is a sophomore at Shawnee State University. Born in Kentucky and raised near Portsmouth, Kaitlyn is familiar with the surrounding area and has been involved in the large community for most of her life. With so many opportunities for future careers in her area, Kaitlyn struggled for years with deciding on the perfect major. Finally, she decided on English with a concentration in Communications. Kaitlyn is known for having a wide variety of interests, so she feels that pursuing a career in journalism is a perfect fit for her.

For Kaitlyn, writing has been a skill and a pastime of hers since she was young. As a little girl, she enjoyed creating short newspapers with information about what had happened at school during the day and how much she loved her family and pets. Today, she is interested in investigative journalism and hopes to be deeply involved with it after earning her degree. Writing for the Chronicle will not only be a fun experience for Kaitlyn, but she also hopes it will help her refine her skill as a writer and narrow down her choices for her post-graduation plan.

Aside from writing, Kaitlyn enjoys participating in different activities involving cooking, performing arts, mechanic work, fashion, and playing video games. With so many interests, Kaitlyn feels that she is capable of writing about anything and fulfilling the needs of a variety readers. With an inquisitive mind and the need to know every detail about everything she encounters, Kaitlyn hopes to bring her love of learning to the Chronicle and write unique articles. Writing for the paper is also a great way for her to get involved on campus. Kaitlyn is looking forward to meeting new people, learning more about the field of journalism, and being able to give back to the community she grew up in.

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