Casey Griffin, from Matawan, New Jersey, attends Penn State and is a student in the College of Communications. Majoring in public relations, she is also minoring in business. She belongs to a family of six with three sisters, very close in age. Studying abroad in Florence, Italy, has been a dream of hers for quite some time. Having never been out of the country, she has had an itch to travel her whole life. While studying fashion in Florence, she hopes to learn about the fashion industry through a public relations point of view. She wants to understand more about a designer?s view and how to portray that image to the world.