University: University of Portland
Graduation year: 2017
Hometown: San Luis Obispo, California
Intern organization: The Bulletin (Bend)
Position: News and business reporting intern
Clare Duffy is a lover of stories with a penchant for drinking too much coffee. At the University of Portland, she is majoring in communication studies and minoring in Spanish. She is the executive editor of news and digital development for UP’s student media organization, The Beacon, which will be going all-digital in fall 2016. In San Luis Obispo, California, she interned at the local lifestyle magazine SLO Life. She is looking forward to hiking and exploring the Bend food scene during her free time this summer.