Meet the Staff

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Stina Trollbäck

EDITOR-IN-CHIEF

SENIOR ART MAJOR

I like writing poetry and short stories. I love traveling, oil painting, encaustic painting, and the color yellow.

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Lucy Sydel

managing EDITOR

SENIOR DRAMA MAJOR

I write short stories, poems, and puns. I'm interested in physical theater, choreography, and jewelry making. I also love idioms, buttons, and unusually shaped pasta.

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Anastassia Kolchanov

ASSociate EDITOR 

SENIOR ART MAJOR

I am a writer filled with wanderlust. I am an artist who loves apples and hates sleeping. My inability to make decisions does not define me. Films intrigue me, genetics fascinates me, dance captivates me, and my travels inspire me.

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Alice Rojas

Art Director

Junior aRT MAJOR

Alice is an art major who likes to draw and swim. Her least favorite month is February and her favorite month is July.

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Henry Allan 

Design Director

Junior Art MAJOR

My name is Henry, I like photography and graphic design.

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Annalise Edwards

Editorial Assistant

SENIOR ART MAJOR

I love solid color and the rain. I am an impressionistic expressionist and am a sucker for platform shoes and decaf green tea. 

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Esme Bowen

Film Critic 

Senior Art MAJOR

Putting my film opinions where no one wants them. I sleep on top of Kubrick's grave because they won’t let me share the casket with him anymore.

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Lucy Jensen

Critic and lifestyle/Editorial Contributor 

Junior Instrumental MAJOR

I love cats, books, and music. I enjoy reading, and my favorite author is Kurt Vonnegut.

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Lucas Larson

Critic, lAg coRNER coNTRIBUTOR, AND coNTENT Curator

Senior vOCAL MAJOR

I like music, writing, and attending live concerts. Creative and driven, I’m fascinated by the multimedia aspect of art and love experimenting with the combination of music, dance, fashion, and cinematography. I’m also a major Beyoncé (and pop culture) enthusiast!

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Aluna Brogdon

Lag Corner, LifeSTYLE/eDITORIAL, and Writing Contributor

Sophomore vOCAL MAJOR

I like writing short stories, poems, and drawing mediocre art. My talents include procrastination and self deprecation.

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Zina Louhaichy

Content Curator, Art/Writing Contributor, Outreach

Freshman Drama MAJOR

 

I love photography, poetry, and music. I am interested in acting and enjoy watching plays, musicals, and films. Currently, my favorite movie is Baby Driver directed by Edgar Wright (He is an amazing director and I encourage you to watch some of his pieces!). My go-to genre is most definitely realistic fiction!

 

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Misty Chien

CRITIC, ArT/lIFESTYLE Contributor, Outreach

Junior aRT MAJOR

 I like to read science books and the New York Times. Naturally that consists of what I enjoy talking about. If I could study anything, I would study physics, art, and French & Spanish

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Julia Crager

CRITIC, ArT Contributor, Organization

Junior aRT MAJOR

I love movies, painting, and music. I like watching movies of all genres and personalities. Claymation makes me excited.

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Elena Giardina

Writing and Lag Corner Contributor

Sophomore Vocal MAJOR

I am a writer who loves tea, journaling, nature, film, and the beach. My hobbies include singing, reading, and painting. My favorite book is A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, by Betty Smith.

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Ava Hill

Art and Fun Fact Contributor

Senior Art MAJOR

I enjoy photography and creating in general. I love hiking, nature, geography, clouds, color-coordination, miniature things, and pasta.

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Miyu Simpkins 

Writing Contributor and social media coordinator

Senior Art MAJOR

I love films and spend whenever free time I have watching as many as possible. I love photography, makeup, and fashion. I also love food.

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Alice Simon

Art/Writing Contributor and Content Curator

Sophomore aRT MAJOR

I write poetry and short stories. I like taking pictures, languages, climbing things, and Yayoi Kusama. 

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Aira Manampan

Art and writing contributor

sophomore Art MAJOR

I create worlds to escape mine, and I share them to others, so they can have an adventure as well. I adore puns, I’m trying to life, and I like just about anything. I’m a big sweet fan, too. 

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Talia Idelson

sophomore vOCAL MAJOR

I love to write everything- especially poems and short stories. Some of my hobbies are reading, writing, and attempting to compose songs.