Emily Cole of Brookfield, is an English and American comparative literature major with a 3.97 GPA. She is a WCSU Honors participant, received the Sodexo Scholarship, the Elizabeth Tulloch James Memorial Scholarship and Student Leadership Recognition Award. She is chapter president of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars, an officer in Sigma Tau Delta and member of Pi Lambda Theta. She is co-president of the English Society and editor of English Department's online literary journal "Beyond the Margins." She is a Student Government Association senator and legislative branch member. Cole is founder and treasurer of WCSU's Golf Club, was a WCSU teaching assistant and organized food and book drives.