Welcome your 2017/2018 Editorial Board

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This year, Ignite Magazine is bigger and better than ever! 

Here is you Editorial Board: 

Kirthana Sasitharan, Editor-in-Chief 

Kirthana Sasitharan is a journalist, editor and Masters Candidate at UBC’s School of Journalism. She currently oversees the editorial board for a Women in Business online magazine, Ignite, which is based in Ottawa. She has experience in print and radio, and has produced segments for broadcast. She has previously worked for Business in Vancouver, CBC Toronto, and CBC Hamilton and is currently pursuing research for Canada’s newest academic journalism arrival, The Conversation. 

Amanda Jeysing, Deputy Editor-in-Chief 

Amanda Jeysing is an International student pursuing her BA (Honours) in English and Women's & Gender Studies at Carleton University. She is a Journalist/Writer at The Charlatan, Carleton University’s campus news source, as well as a writer for Spoon University, Carleton University. Amanda is also a Journalist/Writer for 'Rice Bowl of Cambodia’, a social media project inspired by Humans of New York based out of Battambang, Cambodia.

Emily Coppella, Editor 

Emily Coppella is a second-year English student at Carleton University, entering into the Creative Writing Concentration. She has a strong passion for writing as a source of creativity, truth and social change. She is a student blogger for Carleton's English department and also devotes time to a personal blog. She is contemplating a minor in Women and Gender Studies in order to express her desire for gender justice in the world.

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