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Marisa Upson

Contributing Writer
Academic Cap Education
  • BA English, Humboldt State and Western State Universities
  • BS Human Physiology, Humboldt State and Western State Universities
Badge Check Expertise
  • Higher education trends
  • Hospitality
  • Health
  • Wellness
  • Business

Marisa Upson has 10 years of professional writing experience, specializing in higher education trends, business, hospitality, and health and wellness. On BestColleges, she writes articles to help students make informed education and career decisions.

Marisa has had an eclectic career herself, having been a chiropractor, spa and retreat owner, and a resort manager before returning to her first love, writing.

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