As Commencement grows nearer and nearer, soon-to-be graduates are looking back at their years as Royals at The University of Scranton.
Emily Bernard is a history major minoring in English and theatre.
“It’s been a fun year with a lot of work, [but] I am lucky to have shared laughs and stories with friends and professors,” Bernard said.
If given the chance, Bernard would go back in time and tell her first-year self not to stress and that the work will all get done.
Bernard said this piece of advice is especially relevant considering how big of a year it has been for her composition.
“I received the Gail and Francis Slattery Center for the Humanities Fellowship which has enabled me to write my first full-length play,” Bernard said, “A short screenplay I wrote will also be published in the Spring 2021 Esprit Literary Magazine.” Continue reading