Benjamin Unglesbee's Profile

Ben Unglesbee is a master’s student in magazine writing at the MU School of Journalism. Before starting his undergraduate studies, he worked as a janitor, fry cook, waiter, video store clerk, bookstore clerk, writing tutor and—for one wildly fun day—demolitions laborer. He grew up in the Kansas City metro area and has since lived in Columbia, Mo., Lawrence, Kan., Lincoln, Neb. and Tucson, Ariz. He graduated from the University of Kansas in May 2010 with bachelor’s degrees in economics and creative writing.