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MEET JOHN SICELOFF JOURNALISM INTERN, MAGDALENA SHORT
Magdalena Short is 20 years old and is currently attending Austin Community College in Kyle. Her interests are writing, playing music, drawing, and volunteering. She plans to transfer to Texas State University and will be majoring in English with a teacher certification. She has been a part of Catch the Next since 2018, where she had the chance to meet strong individuals and was introduced to the Latino/a culture. Day by day she strives to be a devoted daughter, a loving sister, an encouraging friend, a determined student, and a strong leader. Her time in Ascender has been more than she could have asked for and she only hopes others seize such opportunities. She believes in the importance of education and one's ability to grow.