Anita earned her Bachelors degree in 2006 from UNC-Charlotte, where she graduated with majors in English and religious studies and a minor in journalism. During her time in college she worked as both a Staff Writer and Assistant Arts and Entertainment Editor for The University Times. She interned with Creative Loafing during her senior year of college and continued to freelance for the weekly publication up until she was hired full-time as Listings Editor. Anita enjoys traveling (Shes traveled to Germany, Switzerland, England, Scotland, Canada, The Bahamas and elsewhere throughout the United States), reading (Anne Rice, Hermann Hesse, Milan Kundera, Cormac McCarthy are among her favorite authors) and going to concerts on a regular basis. Shes a bit of a music-a-holic and can usually be found listening to music or humming along to whatever song is stuck in her head.