Kelley Bureau
  • Class of 2012
  • Claremont, NH

Kelley Bureau is executive editor on the Saint Michael's College Weekly Student Newspaper

2012 Feb 27

Kelley Bureau, a senior journalism major, is executive editor on The Defender, the Saint Michael's College weekly student newspaper. The 24-page print and on-line publication is regularly filled with investigative news stories about campus issues, as well as features about college excitement, and a range of opinion pieces. Photography adorns every print page, and photo galleries and videos frequently appear in the on-line version of the paper.

Bureau, daughter of Brenda and David Foley of Claremont, graduated from Stevens High School before coming to Saint Michael's, located in Burlington, Vermont, one of the top 10 college towns in America.The City of Burlington also provides good subjects for Defender stories.

According to their mission statement, The Defender editorial staff strives to accurately, professionally and ethically report the news affecting the St. Michael's community and its surrounding area. Adapting to the ever-changing state of journalism, The Defender is dedicated to creative storytelling through the use of multimedia elements including photography, audio, and video.

Learn What Matters at Saint Michael's College, The Edmundite Catholic liberal arts college, www.smcvt.edu . Saint Michael's provides education with a social conscience, producing graduates with the intellectual tools to lead successful, purposeful lives that will contribute to peace and justice in our world. Founded in 1904 by the Society of St. Edmund and headed by President John J. Neuhauser, Saint Michael's College is located three miles from Burlington, Vermont, one of America's top college towns. Identified by the Princeton Review as one of the nations Best 376 Colleges, and included in the 2012 Fiske Guide to Colleges, Saint Michael's has 1,900 undergraduate students and 500 graduate students. Saint Michael's students and professors have received Rhodes, Woodrow Wilson, Pickering, Guggenheim, Fulbright, and other grants. The college is one of the nation's top-100, Best Liberal Arts Colleges as listed in the 2012 U.S. News & World Report rankings.