Melanie Robles has always had a passion for impactful writing. As a writer, she enjoys diving deep into controversial topics while also acknowledging the world's glows. She believes journalism is an empowering art form that has helped her find a unique voice. Robles joined the Medieval Times staff in 2021 as a club member. Since then, she has remained committed to informing young people on social issues locally and globally. Her writing is focused on amplifying and validating RHS students' and community members' voices. She enjoys drinking hot tea with a great book and writing songs on the piano in her free time.