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E.C. Teen Becomes One of Nation’s First Female Eagle Scouts

in addition to earning prestigious Scouts BSA award, Maddy Branco will earn her Gold Award in Girl Scouts

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Andrea Paulseth  photographer

Andrea Paulseth has been the part-time staff photographer with Volume One since 2009, trying her best to draw in the reader with off camera lighting skill and editorial style photography.

Rebecca Mennecke  author

Rebecca Mennecke joined the Volume One team as Associate Editor in 2020. Rebecca studied creative writing and journalism at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and formerly served as editor of None of the Above, managing editor of The Spectator...