Charmaine Benito

Writer at the York Tab

Charmaine Benito
York University

University of York, York, student life, campus culture, internet culture, current trends, feature articles, literature, philosophy, classics

  • Charmaine's role as a writer at the York Tab consists of providing interesting and entertaining reads to the students of York
  • Her pieces for the Tab are mostly fun and light-hearted works about what student life is like at York
  • Charmaine hopes to use her experience at the Tab to pursue a career in publishing. Aside from writing, Charmaine enjoys other creative outlets such as dance and singing


Charmaine joined the York Tab in 2024 in her first year studying at the University of York, motivated to join the writing space at university after years of creative writing in her free time and experience writing articles and newsletters at high school


Charmaine is currently in her first year studying English and Philosophy at the University of York, after completing A-Level English Literature, Philosophy, and Classical Civilisation at Runshaw College


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