Thea Barnett — University of Pittsburgh

Freshman

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Thea is an incoming freshman at the University of Pittsburgh studying political science and journalism, in addition to music theory and American Sign Language. She’s been working with MediaWise for over a year as an intern and with the Teen Fact Checking Network, and loves doing various forms of advocacy work. In her free time she loves watching baseball, writing handwritten letters, drinking Dr Pepper and wearing funky earrings. She hopes to one day be a journalist covering politics at the state level or work at a nonprofit.