Jess Alchin is a Brisbane-based freelance writer with a love for travel and a passion for social justice. Jess graduated from Queensland University of Technology in 2017 with Honours in journalism, having completed her thesis on fake news. She graduated her Bachelor of Creative Industries (with distinction) the previous year with dual majors of creative and professional writing and journalism. The highlights of her university life included a six month exchange to Ryerson University in Toronto, co-running the Pride of QUT club, several editing internships and volunteering for QUT Connect, QUT EastWest and QUT Women’s Collective. Jess’ work has been published on udee and Global Hobo.