Alyssa Weston is from Warren, Ohio and a junior at Youngstown State University working towards a degree in journalism with a minor in theater. Since she was young, Alyssa has had an interest in telling stories, whether it was on stage or in writing. Now, Alyssa is the news editor at YSU’s student newspaper, The Jambar and strives to retell the stories of Youngtown students and natives. Alyssa has also written for YO Magazine and is a member of the Youngstown Press club and Society for Collegiate Journalists. In her spare time, Alyssa can be found baking, advocating for animals or traveling the world.