Mallory Long is a senior studying journalism and women’s an gender studies, and student outreach coordinator at the Women’s Center. She joined the center’s staff last fall after spending two years covering Women’s Center events as a writer for The Post. Now, Mallory manages the center’s multimedia accounts, including Facebook, Twitter and WordPress, and produces the weekly newsletter.
Mallory’s interest include vegetarian feminism, reproductive freedom and activism. She is currently pursuing an honors degree in women’s and gender studies and hopes to spend a year in the Public Allies program before attending graduate school.
Mallory is active in multiple women’s organizations on campus, serving as the president of the Association for Women in Communications and the women’s and gender studies honors society, Iota Iota Iota. She is also the editor-in-chief of The Awakening, the student journal of the women’s and gender studies program, and an active member of Voices of Planned Parenthood at Ohio University.
Mallory’s favorite Women’s Center event is Take Back the Night. She said she has enjoyed working at the center this year because it has given her the opportunity to connect and work with many others who feel strongly about the same issues as she.