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Lauren Showalter

Social Media Strategy Research and Content Creation Intern

 

Lauren was born and raised in Pennsylvania and currently resides in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. She attends Vassar College and is a prospective Media Studies and Sociology double major. They are on the Women’s Rugby team, are a part of the Vassar College Wind Ensemble as a percussionist, and have written and taken photos for Vassar Contrast, the college’s fashion and lifestyle magazine. They are intrigued by how the media shapes our perspectives and how audience reception affects media and how different media platforms are suited for different kinds of entertainment and information. She is also interested in how intersections of race, gender identity, and other sociological factors are represented in the media.