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Faith

Joliet senior performed at writers conference

Alyssa Gomez
Alyssa Gomez

Joliet Catholic Academy senior Alyssa Gomez was invited to perform three of her original poems, including the award-winning “Across the Border” and “I am” at the 27th Annual University of St. Francis Writers’ Conference.

The event took place Nov. 17.

The USF English Department sponsored event features keynote speaker poet and professor of creative writing and film studies, Simone Muench. The conference was open to students across the country.

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