About Gwen McElhattan
Gwen McElhattan is a junior at Creighton University majoring in Social Work and Justice and Peace Studies. Her hometown is River Grove, IL about 10 minutes outside of Chicago, so yes she can say she is from there! At Creighton, she‘s involved in many things service, because it really is the love of her life. She is a Student Coordinator for the Schlegel Center for Service and Justice on both the Communications Team and Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice Core Team. Every week she leads a group of Creighton students to the North Omaha boys and Girls Club to tutor and play with the kids. Her hobbies include service, art, netflix, and justice. The special advocacy priories close to her heart our immigration, economic justice, and environmental justice. So, talk to about anything policy/political and social justice related and you’ll be her new best friend! Gwen is beyond excited to start working with ISN on the media team and can’t wait to write all about the social justice she is so passionate about.
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