Alani is a native Chicagoan with a passion for women’s rights, journalism and coffee. She is a junior at Medill (as well as Weinberg for her double major in History) and is in the magazine track. Alani is the Editor-in-Chief for Her Campus Northwestern and was a features writer for Her Campus National. She’s also a columnist for The Daily Northwestern. She was the Social Media Director for the NU chapter of Her Campus and currently runs the social media and marketing for the Chicagoland store of Underground Printing. Her work can also be seen on Buzzfeed community. When Alani isn’t working, binge watching Shameless, American Horror Story or the billion other shows she keeps up with, she enjoys music, reading from her favorite authors Meg Cabot and Toni Morrison and geeking out over Star Wars or Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
She can be reached at AlaniVargas2018@u.northwestern.edu or AlaniVargas@hercampus.com