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Quiet and shy is how Gardner-Webb University senior, Kate Vriesema, of Whitinsville, Mass., describes herself. Her writing speaks volumes about the topics that interest her. By sharing her ideas on paper, she gives a voice to others who need to be heard, like individuals struggling with mental illness.
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Office of University Communications, "Undergraduate Researcher Begins Writing Fiction Novel to Accurately Portray Mental Illness" (2019). Gardner-Webb NewsCenter Archive. 251.