Melea Rhodes has been a correspondent for Horizons since Fall 2012. She is currently studying Global Security and Intelligence Studies with the hope to one day become an intelligence analyst. Currently in her freshman year, she is from Washington State. She likes cats, ice cream, and also has a beta fish named Giraffe. In her spare time she enjoys reading and playing piano and when she’s at home she likes to play with her three dogs. Melea loves to travel and has spent two weeks in Greece, Turkey and visited Australia when she was three. She usually writes for the Sports section, covering the Ice Eagles hockey team, but is expanding her interests. During the Spring Semester Melea began training to become a Copy Editor.