About the Author
Ben Shumate was a 2018 FEE Summer Programs Associate. He is a rising senior at Brown University in Providence, RI, where he is pursuing a B.A. with a double major in Economics and English. At Brown, Ben has worked as a writer and editor for campus publications, including the Brown Daily Herald and Brown Political Review. Outside of the office, he enjoys novels, true crime shows, exercising and watching sports. He was born and raised in Casper, WY.