A rising senior at Colorado College, Tanner Haughn studies English and Philosophy. While playing Division I soccer for first Texas Tech University and then her current school, she has used her platform as an athlete for reform in both NCAA policy as the female representative for the Big 12 Student-Athlete Advisory Committee and also campus awareness of sexual assault as a facilitator for the One Love Foundation. She worked as an intern for the nonprofit Heartwork, where she wrote the content for their newest digital application: a 5-day challenge encouraging young persons to exercise empathy through creative means. As a peer consultant for Colorado College’s Writing Center and Editorial Assistant for the school’s forthcoming literary journal, Hairstreak Butterfly Review, she hopes to continue the study and practice of English after graduation within a PhD program reputable in the study of Native American or medieval literature.
Updated May 2019