Freshman open option student Lea Johnson, in the background, volunteers at BeadforLife, sorting through various types of necklaces. BeadforLife is a Boulder-based nonprofit which gives Ugandan women jobs rolling recycled paper into beads to be glazed and strung into necklaces and braclets or earings. (CU Independent/Robert R. Denton)
Amy E. Leder
Amy is a Junior studying architectural engineering at the University of Colorado - Boulder and is the visual content and multimedia editor at the CU Independent. She graduated from Cypress Creek High School in Houston Texas were she was the photo editor on the yearbook and newspaper staff. Upon receiving her first SLR camera in 7th grade Amy has found a true passion and pleasure in photography, and her friends say she is never seen with out a camera with her. Other than photography Amy enjoys being active and playing Frisbee with Kali, the CU Women's Ultimate Frisbee team. Contact CU Independent Visual Content Editor Amy E. Leder at Amy.Leder@Colorado.edu or via Twitter at @Amy_Leder.