• Web Services Graduate Fellow

    Amanda Ake is an MFA candidate in creative nonfiction at UNCW. She received a B.A. in English and Comparative Literature at Oglethorpe University in Atlanta, Georgia. 

  • Operations Fellow

    Andrew Craig is an MA candidate in history at UNCW. His current research focuses on Southern environmental history. He has a bachelor’s degree in history from UNC Chapel Hill. When he can find the time, he enjoys whitewater kayaking and...


    Courtney Justus is a fiction candidate in the MFA in Creative Writing program at UNCW. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Trinity University and has worked in the nonprofit sector, journalism and the arts.

  • Podcast Producer, Reporter

    Katelyn Freund is a nonfiction student at UNCW's MFA Creative Writing program. She holds degrees in Spanish and English. In her time not spent working as WHQR's CoastLine Producer, she enjoys shooting pool, humor writing, and snacking.