Hometown: Memphis, TennesseeAs high school valedictorian, Julianne pursued various activities in high school including classical ballet for fifteen years and editing the school newspaper for three years. Throughout high school, she began to develop a love for books which was deepened by her work with the newspaper. Excited for the numerous opportunities ahead, Julianne is now the Web Editor for the Samford Undergraduate Research Journal and will act as an ambassador for the Howard College of Arts and Sciences in the fall of 2017. In her freshmen year, she was on Dean’s List and was also initiated into Alpha Lambda Delta, the freshman honor society. Julianne is pursuing a double major in Classics and English with the intention of entering the publishing industry in the future.