Andrea García-Vargas is a Columbia College alumni from the Class of 2013 with a B.A. in English literature and creative writing. While at Columbia, she was an editorial page editor and opinion columnist for The Columbia Daily Spectator, where she regularly amplified the voices of people from marginalized communities at Columbia, including survivors. She was also a founding facilitator of Columbia FemSex, a peer-facilitated, semester-long discussion group at Columbia University dedicated to educating and empowering individuals with their sexual selves.
Andrea has written for Vice, Chicago Tribune, and Mic, and has also made appearances on CNN and NPR. Besides being a co-founder and organizer for Columbia Alumni Allied Against Sexual Assault, she also a curator for Upworthy.com based in Oakland, California.