obie copyMadison Obermeyer is currently interning at the Wichita Eagle and Kansas.com as a reporter. In August, she will return to Kansas State University for her senior year, where she studies Digital Journalism- Print in the A.Q. Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communications. She is also pursuing a minor in French, which she has studied for seven years. From January to June 2018, Madison took a semester abroad in Liverpool, England, where she studied Communications, French, and Creative Writing. Madison is a contributing writer to the K-State Collegian on the Features, News, and Opinion and Reviews desks. During the winter break of her 2016/17 school year, she interned in the Features Department at The Wichita Eagle and Kansas.com, where she covered events ranging from Kwanzaa to a drive-by shooting. Read her work here.

Madison held the position of Editor-in-Chief of Odyssey at K-State from July 2016 to August 2017 where she managed a team of 25+ writers, edited weekly articles based on AP style, tracked team credibility and aided creators with inspiration and encouragement while utilizing social media to promote the team. As a creator herself, she racked up over 33.3K page views and 90.3K engagements.

Madison is also a member of Chi Omega Fraternity at the Kappa Alpha chapter. Madison was slated as Vice President in November 2016 and served on the Executive Board through December 2017.

Check out her résumé here.