Shawna Newman, Fastweb

Shawna Newman

Shawna Newman is the Associate Content Editor and Contributing Writer at Fastweb. A graduate of the University of Central Missouri, she holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Public Relations. Her professional experiences reach the educational, entertainment and technology industries.

Prior to her role at Fastweb Shawna spent nearly 11 years as a Senior Marketing Specialist in UCM’s Integrated Marketing and Communications office. During this time, she worked with the admissions, career services and financial aid offices – including various program coordinators and college deans. She also mentored student employees working in UCM’s IMC office.

A first-generation college graduate, Shawna values tools like Fastweb and believes all that seek a college degree should have access to financial resources to attain their goals. In her free time, she enjoys beekeeping, cheering for the Kansas City Chiefs and spending time outdoors with her family. Shawna calls Kansas City, Missouri home.

Recent Articles

Become a Microwave Master Chef

These yummy recipes take less than 7 minutes to make. #Foodie

Shawna Newman Published September 17, 2020

Meet Fastweb's 2020-2021 Student Contributors

Each year Fastweb provides several students, both high school and college, a platform to share their voice and experiences.

Shawna Newman Published September 16, 2020

Top 10 Cheapest Colleges with Out-of-State Tuition

If you're dreaming of attending a public college outside of your home state, know it can cost you big bucks. Evaluate and compare costs!

Shawna Newman Published September 11, 2020

Build Yourself a Glowing Brag Sheet

Go ahead—GLOAT!

Shawna Newman Published September 10, 2020

College Scholarships: 2020 Edition

Start your year with this selection of college scholarships available in 2020.

Shawna Newman Published September 10, 2020