Author: Nicole Leva

Cora Kangas

Cora Kangas Class: Sophomore Position:Writer Major: English, Italian Hometown: Interlochen, Michigan Cora Kangas is a sophomore English and Italian double major, hoping to go on to grad school to do more with cyber forensics and cyber crime. She hopes to someday live overseas and be able to travel to many more countries....

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Michael Valverde

Michael Valverde Name: Michael Valverde Class: Senior Major: Mechanical Engineering/STEM Path to MBA Hometown: Inverness, IL Michael is a senior Mechanical Engineering student here at the University of Alabama. In the STEM Path to the MBA, he will also attend graduate school here at UA. Born and raised in the suburbs of Chicago, Michael came to Alabama to experience a new part of the country and watch football. This is his second term as a photographer for Mosaic Magazine. While he mainly enjoys photographing nature scenes, Michael is open to taking pictures of anything and...

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Michael Beer

Michael Beer Position: Photographer Year: Freshman Major: History and Economics Hometown: San Diego, California     Michael Beer comes to the University of Alabama from nearly two thousand miles away, glad for a change in pace, scenery, and humidity. He is currently planning on pursuing a double major in History and Economics, with a possible minor in Latin American Studies, but enjoys photography and creative writing on the side. He intends to experiment in more journalistic and commercial applications of photography and writing through Mosaic and work toward building a portfolio. He’s also a serious fan of strategy computer games and is prone to pulling all-nighters to finish a campaign....

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Nicole Leva

Nicole Leva   Position: Online/ Social Media Class: Sophomore Major: Double Major in Fashion Merchandising and Dance From: Rochester, New York   Nicole Leva is pursuing a double major is Fashion Merchandising and Dance. She loves dancing here at The University of Alabama, and being able to get an education in Fashion Merchandising. She is also a member of Delta Delta Delta, and loves doing philanthropy work for St. Jude Children’s hospital with her friends. When she is not studying Fashion Merchandising or dancing you can find her with her friends at her sorority. After she graduates, she hopes to land a job in Merchandising for a major retail store or end up at law school for fashion...

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Harrison Cohen

Harrison Cohen Position: Photography Team Class: Junior Major: Aerospace Engineering Hometown: West Chester, PA Harrison is a junior aerospace engineering student and is also in the STEM program at UA. He is from West Chester Pennsylvania and is a lifelong Eagles fan (Go Birds). When Harrison has free time or is away from school, he likes to play the piano, fish or sail. He has very little experience with photography but is a quick learner and eager to learn. After college Harrison plans on sending stuff to space or designing...

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Annie Hughes

Annies Hughes POSITION: SOCIAL MEDIA EDITOR CLASS: JUNIOR MAJOR: MARKETING AND POLITICAL SCIENCE HOMETOWN: BIRMINGHAM, AL Annie Hughes is a junior hailing from Birmingham, Alabama studying Marketing and Political Science. She dreams one day of possibly practicing law, moving into a row house in Washington, D.C., or joining the team at Dunder Mifflin. Annie has an obsession with her two dogs, a boxer and a dachshund, and when she is not with them, she is usually running the Riverwalk, taking a True 40 class, or consuming large amounts of dark chocolate and Diet Coke. She is also a French enthusiast and is on her way to becoming a fluent speaker. On campus, she is a member of Kappa Delta sorority and is the Director of Alumnae Relations for the Student Government Association....

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Anna Peebles

Anna Peebles   Major: Communicative Disorders Class: Junior Hometown: Montgomery, Alabama Anna Peeples is a junior from Montgomery, Alabama. A few of her favorite things include long walks around town, sweet potato fries, and of course her perfect labradoodle (who often seems more human than dog), Hallie. Her go-to dessert is an Icedream Cone from Chick-fil-A. That sometimes makes Sundays pretty tough. Anna is currently majoring in Communicative Disorders with a minor in Spanish. The exact career path is not decided, but she knows she wants to work in pediatrics. Anna spent this past summer studying in Spain, and has also visited other Spanish speaking countries such as Mexico, Honduras, and Costa Rica. She hopes to be as fluent as possible and able to use it in her career. ¡Mucho gusto,...

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Afan Swan

Afan Swan Position: Writer Class: Junior Major: Microbiology Hometown: Fairhope, AL   Afan is a junior from Fairhope, AL studying microbiology. She plans to go to graduate school for Public Health. Working for the CDC would be her dream come true! Afan is happiest on a beach, especially if she has a good book. On weekends, Afan loves to cheer on the Tide in Bryant Denny or go home to see her two...

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