Alumni Participant
Major: Creative Writing


Amanda Medress is a twin, a kickboxer, a vegetarian, a traveler, and an optimist. She lives in Chicago and works for a sustainable design non-profit. At Oberlin Amanda was a creative writing major and environmental studies minor. In addition to co-founding the Student Experiment in Ecological Design (SEED) House, she was an active mediator with the Oberlin College Dialogue Center.


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