Amanda Taylor

Amanda Taylor is a junior at Bates College majoring in Psychology and minoring in Rhetoric, Film, and Screen Studies.  As a member of the Bates softball team, Amanda is passionate about sports, particularly baseball, and is a member of the MLB Take the Field program and the Society of American Baseball Research.  Off the field, Amanda works in the Academic Resource Commons as a manager and writing tutor, and for Admissions as a tour guide.  She also supports Bates’ Athletic Department with stat keeping, social media promotions, and supporting other sports programs in various capacities.  After graduating, she hopes to pursue a career in operations and compliance for a Major League Baseball team.  Amanda’s interest in documentaries, real-world relevance, and relatedness translates to the films she favors and promotes in programming.