Marah Harbison

News Content Specialist

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Von Lee
517 E. Kirkwood Avenue

Bloomington, IN 47408


Marah is the news content specialist for the internal communications team. She writes for Inside IU, the publication for staff and faculty at all IU campuses, and Inside IU Bloomington, the publication for staff and faculty at IU Bloomington.​

Marah is a lifelong Hoosier and earned a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from Indiana University. She was previously the communications assistant for The Media School at IU before becoming assistant director of marketing and communications at the IU Office of Admissions. She also served as an IndyStar correspondent as a recipient of the Arts Council of Indianapolis Arts Journalism Fellowship.

Besides being a news geek and wordsmith, Marah is a dedicated Irish dancer. She spends her free time traveling to new places, testing unusual recipes, and keeping up with her favorite political podcasts.

I love when my job lets me give people the information they need before they realize they need it.


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