Emily Amedee

Fellow, Communication Studies

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Emily Amedee is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Communications and focuses on collaborative research and how communication methods can enhance or inhibit civic engagement. She currently works as the Assistant Director of Community Engagement for the One Health Institute, works closely with the Center for Public Deliberation, and is the Vice President of the One Health Club on campus. She is interested in how to enhance public communication, community problem-solving, and the role of higher education in the 21st century. Emily hails from Colorado and devotes as much time as possible to her writing, travel, and scholarship. When not trying to make the world more vibrant, she is chasing waves, gardening, finding magic in the mundane, and writing non-fiction.