Alum News: Emily Heiden

Emily Heiden, who graduated from UConn as an Honors English major with a concentration in creative writing in 2005, had an essay published in The Washington Post titled “Why I Gave Up,” which she wrote in her MFA program in Creative Writing at George Mason University. This coming September, her poem “At Pike Place Market” is scheduled for publication in the literary journal Juked. Emily will begin a doctoral program in Creative Writing in the fall and hopes to continue publishing. Best wishes to Emily!