Emily Kayden (she/her) earned her BA in New Media Studies and Communication from Alma College. She has also earned her Certificate of Achievement in Technical Writing from Delta College. As an undergraduate student, her studies focused on media and communication theory, interactive media, technical writing, communication and disability, as well as the affordances of computer-mediated channels of communication (CMCs). Additionally, her honors thesis in Communication examined the impact of CMCs on young-adult romantic relationships. Her undergraduate senior capstone focused on digital and interactive storytelling. Emily plans to study and incorporate these same topics during her time in the DRPW program. At Alma, she participated in the concert and jazz bands as a trumpet player and competed for their Varsity Swim and Dive team. In her free time, Emily enjoys spending time with her dogs, Finnegan and Koda, as well as crafting, reading, and riding her bike.
B.A. in New Media Studies and Communication, Alma College
Technical Writing Certificate, Delta College