Nicole Croslen is a senior pursuing a dual degree in English and Political Communication. She is also working towards a certificate in Business & Public Policy from the McCombs School of Business. She has special interest in criminal justice system reform, prison abolition, resistance literature, contemporary African diasporic literature, and critical race theory. Nicole previously worked as an intern at Prison Justice League, an Austin nonprofit dedicated to protecting the civil rights of the incarcerated. She is an active member of Minority Women Pursuing Law, a UT Organization, and has plans to attend law school upon graduating in 2017.