Lyndsey Wallen is a broadcast journalism graduate student at the University of Maryland. She graduated summa cum laude from the University of Delaware in with a bachelor's degree in mass communication in 2011. She currently works with the Journalism Center on Children and Families and was a U.S. representative in the 2012 Salzburg Academy on Media and Global Change. She has interned with WGAL News 8 and with Delaware Gov. Jack Markell's communication team. Follow Lyndsey on Twitter @LyndsNicole11
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