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Bianca Mendez


Growing up, Bianca had a serious magazine addiction. At one point, she had a year’s worth of Teen People magazines stacked in her room (until her mom made her threw them out). She discovered Ed during her summer going
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Christina Jedra


Christina is a freelance writer, a magazine fanatic, and a serial intern. Previous magazine gigs include internships at Cosmopolitan, Parents, Boston magazine, and Twist magazine. Christina also has extensive experience in news including work at the Boston

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AnaMaria Glavan

AnaMaria is an editorial/web intern at Rolling Stone, a position she heard about through Ed2010. Before her internship at Rolling Stone, she was the editorial intern at Good Housekeeping(her very first magazine internship). She was the recipient …

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Shelby Toompas

Facebook Editor

Shelby graduated from West Virginia University’s P.I. Reed School of Journalism (now known as Reed School of Media) in December 2013. During her time at WVU, Shelby minored in Women’s and Gender Studies and was the President for
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Rachel Swalin

Ed on Campus Associate (Admissions)

Rachel’s days as an Ed whippersnapper began her first year of college. She stumbled across the site as a freshman, waiting for the day she could apply for a dream magazine internship in New York …

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Carson Blackwelder

Books Editor

Carson Blackwelder is an freelance journalist and regularly contributes to and as well as serving as managing editor of He covers everything from your guilty TV pleasures to all things celebrity. If you need to
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Jessica Zaleski

City Chapters, Associate Director

Jessica Zaleski is an assistant editor at Before landing at The Knot, she worked and freelanced for Crushable, YourTango and XOVain. She majored in journalism at the University of Florida (Go Gators!)
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Chrisanne Grise

Senior Features Editor

When Chrisanne was in fifth grade, she started writing for her school’s monthly paper and quickly got hooked on journalism. Many years later, she graduated from Emerson College and started working at a non-profit in Boston while

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Alysha Reid

Social Media (Twitter)

Alysha Reid is an assistant editor at Everyday Health, where edits articles covering skin health, beauty, and (soon to be) fitness. She also puts out production fires, and considers herself a master champion of content management systems.  …

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