KCUR Central Standard

KCUR's Central Standard featured Veronica Clay and her spoken word, "A Letter to the White Police Officer" (Dear White Police Officer). After the reading, she discusses her poem's apologetic tone, media representation of African Americans, and much more! Veronica's segment starts at 37:40.

Rockhurst University Commencement Review

​Veronica was Rockhurst University's 2019 Commencement Undergraduate Speaker. In this article, the heart of Veronica's message is reviewed and summarized, along with the words of the graduate commencement speaker, Elhonei Alemu.

41 Action News

41 Action News interviewed Veronica and her brother, Isaac, who are the 2019 commencement speakers for Rockhurst Univeristy and Metropolitan Community College Kansas City, respectively. Here, they discuss their achievements, unique experiences, and teamwork. 

RU, Rockhurst University's Official Magazine

Veronica was featured in the Summer 2019 edition of Rockhurst University's official magazine, RU. In this article, "Funding the Future," she discusses the importance of increased access to resources and higher education and the impact the Hummel Family Foundation made on her life.  

Rockhurst University Senior Profile

Rockhurst University interviewed Veronica Clay about her experience as a transfer student and graduating senior. She reflects on her journey and the importance of resource accessibility. 

Rockhurst University Interview

Rockhurst University interviewed Veronica for their series, #HumansofRu. In this article, she discusses the experiences and events that lead her to publish her book, Mile Marker 17, and attend Rockhurst University. 

41 Action News Interview

In honor of National Poetry Month, 41 Action News reached out to Veronica, among other poets and poetry organizations, for an interview! 

(NOTE: Due to KSHB website changes, this article is temporarily unavailable. I will re-share as soon as it is available!)

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