The Purple Clarion

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The Purple Clarion

The Purple Clarion

Francesca Messerschmidt

Francesca Messerschmidt, Staff Writer

Francesca Messerschmidt (she/her) is junior at Harrisburg High School. This is her second year on the Purple Clarion staff.  She participates in theatre, plays percussion in the band is on the speech team, and participates in Key Club. She is passionate about music. 

Francesca also cares about animals and things going on in the world around her. In her spare time, she likes to play games, listen to music and draw. After high school, she plans to continue pursuing journalism as a career.  

“Student journalism is important to me because it helps give students a voice and a platform to educate themselves and others about current events and can help people learn how to make the world a better place.”

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