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Samuel Eckels

News Lab Intern

Samuel Eckels is a senior at Wichita State University, majoring in Communications with a minor in Ethnic Studies. On campus, he has been a student assistant to the Vice President of Student Affairs, where he worked to connect every student to a staff or faculty member in an effort to create that home feeling every Shocker deserves. He also studied abroad in Paraguay as part of WSU’s exchange program.

Whenever Sam is free, he is one of the managers who supports the Wichita State women’s basketball team. He enjoys assisting the team any time they need it. Likewise, Sam likes to volunteer at Books and Breakfast, a program that supports community empowerment by giving away free breakfast and books.