Poetry, fiction, non-fiction, articles, speeches, blogs, short stories, grants, press releases, and more. Alia is a versatile writer with experience rooted in creative writing which translates to proficiency in mechanics, craft, and client needs for all professional and creative projects.
Creative writing in all forms, reading, researching, education, publishing, visiting the library, and collecting books.
Alia is returning to school in August 2020 to complete her Bachelor's in Creative Writing & English at Southern New Hampshire University. Alia aspires to pursue her Master's and PhD afterward.
Candidate, BA, in creative writing with a concentration in poetry.
Completed the Library of Congress Career Development program to enhance professional development, leadership skills, writing skills, knowledge of the Library's service units, and knowledge of major programs and initiatives.
Completed the Library and Information Technology program at the College of DuPage and received the Library Technical Assistant Certificate (2012-2014).
Published approximately 50 poems and pieces of prose in literary journals and magazines.
Published dozens of creative writing pieces consistently over the past few years. Alia Hussain Vancrown is currently working on her first book to launch her career as a creative writer.
Wrote 8-minute speech for the Library of Congress Career Development Program graduation ceremony.
Presented written speech for the Library of Congress Career Development Program graduation ceremony.