2013 Graduate / Agricultural and Extension Education, Agricultural Communication (B.S.)
Elise earned her Bachelor of Science degree in agricultural communication from Purdue University in May 2011 and graduates with her Master of Science degree in agricultural and Extension education in August 2013. Her graduate research focuses on the way newspaper articles report issues surrounding Marcellus Shale gas drilling and development in Pennsylvania. She has had numerous internship experiences in news writing, public affairs and radio. Beginning in May 2013, she will serve as the communications director for the Conservation Technology Information Center in West Lafayette, Indiana.