Authors! Student Authors! Make us who we are. 


Andrea P. is a second year student at the University of Washington Bothell interested in majoring in Biology and minoring in Chemistry. Her goal is to go to medical school and become a primary care physician or a rheumatologist. Andrea enjoys baking with her dad, playing with her dog, challenging herself with different art mediums, and reading about medical science research.

Jessica is a second year student at UW Bothell with an intent to major in Media and Communications. With this degree, she wants to become an Event Coordinator. On campus, she’s a club officer for the Filipino Club (FASA sa UWB), where her duties include planning the events and activities. Off campus, she is the 1st Vice President of a Filipino-American Organization, an Intern for Battalion Entertainment (an events planning/staffing company), and a youth leader at her church. Within all of these organizations, she gains more knowledge and experience to put towards her future in event planning.

Jolene is a second year at UW Bothell and is intending to major in Computer Science. Her favorite activities are photography, snowboarding, hiking, and traveling. Her favorite place to visit is San Diego, CA because of the warm weather. Her future travel goals is to visit Spain, Greece, and Japan someday. Outside of school, she spends her time volunteering at a hospital and working on her photography skills.

Kathy is a first year student at the University of Washington Bothell. She hopes to major in Educational Studies to become an elementary teacher. When she is not studying or planning her weekly schedules out, Kathy enjoys to go out and take aesthetic photos of the city and nature. When it comes to indoor activities, she enjoys playing card games and watch cop shows at home. She is in love with bubble tea, but has a soft spot for lemonade, has a huge obsession with cute things, and you might find her secretly re-organizing books and DVDs in the library.

Khabir is a student at Cascadia College and currently working towards a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science and Software Engineering. He also works part-time at the campus library. In his spare time, Khabir enjoys going to the gym, hiking and finding new spots to eat! Random fact about Khabir is that, he can finish up to a dozen donuts in 2 minutes and 20 seconds!

Molly is in her senior year at UW Bothell and currently studies biology and neuroscience. Her next step is to apply to graduate schools for physical therapy to retrieve her doctorate’s degree (She hopes that these years of undergrad, volunteer work, and extracurricular activities pay off… Fingers crossed!). She has quite the range of hobbies which include lifting weights, hiking, running, biking, reading and collecting comic books, cooking, playing video games, and attending hardcore/metal shows!

Rashi moved to the United States two and a half years ago from Bangalore, which is considered the silicon valley of India. She is currently a University of Washington student pursuing a degree in Mathematics and a minor in Computer Science. A happy-go- lucky person who believes in practicality rather than following documented “boring” previously formulated methods, “Innovation is key.” Rashi is easy to talk to and a good listener. In her free time she likes to solve math problems, work out/weight training, watch Bollywood movies, and eat protein bars!

Stella is a senior at Woodinville high school and currently attends Cascadia College for her second year as part of the Running Start program. After completion of her Associates degree this spring Stella plans to continue onto the University of Washington Seattle campus to double major in political science and history. She hopes to then use this degree to further pursue her education at law school. When not studying or working at the UWB/CC Campus Library, Stella enjoys trail running, hiking, yoga, and playing with her four cats, two dogs, and 12 chickens.

Zoe graduated from Cascadia College in 2017 and is currently a student in the CSSE program at UW Bothell. She has been with the Campus Library for two years. In her free time, Zoe can likely be found either exploring Washington, playing with her three cats, or binge-watching shows such as “The Office.”

Guest Authors

Melissa is one of the Circulation Leads at the UWB / CC library. As a Lead, she works closely with the Library Student Employees, which is easily the best part of her job. Working in libraries since 2001, she loves that she gets to help people with a wide variety of questions, for free. Her favorite call number range is SB 409- 413 – which includes the culture of individual plants (like Tillandsias and Gesneriads).