Writing and Photography Publications and Recognitions


First place essay “How to Select the Right International Program: 10 Steps” at, Winter 2015

Featured in “Dharamsala, India: Spirit Reborn” in Stowaway, Spring 2014

“11 Ways to Avoid Money Mishaps When Traveling in India.”

“7 Ways to Create a Real Cultural Experience with Tibetans in McLeod Ganj, India.”

“11 Things You Shouldn’t Forget to Do Before Traveling to a Developing Country.”

Story in Why I Don’t Hide My Freckles AnymoreDeseret Book, 2014

Om Mani Padme Hum: Compassion, Charity, and a Headache: Inscape: A Journal of Literature and Art, Fall 2013

Half-Told Stories: BYU Inquiry Journal, 2013

Photographs “Girl with a Belly” and “Light Within“: Honorable Mention, David M. Kennedy Center International Photo Contest, 2011

Photograph “Who Be You”: 2011 Inquiry Conference People’s Choice Award

Photograph “Diversity,” First Place Stowaway Photography Contest, Fall 2011