The College Voice 2017-2018 Staff
"The views and opinions expressed in The College Voice are strictly those of student authors, and not of Connecticut College. All content and editorial decisions remain in the hands of the students, neither the College's administration nor its faculty exercise control over the content."
Maia Hibbett'18, Editor-in-Chief
Major(s): English and Latin American Studies
Favorite Journalists: Michelle Chen, Heather Vogell, Ta-Nehisi Coates
Frequently Used Media: The Atlantic, The New York Times, Boston Review, The Nation, Mother Jones, ProPublica
Career Interests: Writing and editing longform and/or investigative journalism
Why are you Involved in Journalism? When I got started with the Voice, I thought that journalism might make a practical and easy way to turn my English major into a writing career. I was massively and entirely wrong, but I got addicted to the field. Now I want to produce and distribute stories that provide access to less-heard voices, nuanced perspectives, and, of course, the best writing possible.
Dana Gallagher'19, Managing Editor
Major: American Studies
Favorite Journalist: Maggie Haberman, Christiane Amanpour
Frequently Used Media: The New York Times, The Washington Post, NPR, The Atlantic
Career Interests: Law
Why are you involved in Journalism? I am interested in reporting and informing the public on social justice issues.
Jennifer Skoglund'18, Opinions Editor
Major/Minors: English Major, German Minor
Favorite Journalist: Amy Goodman
Why are you involved in Journalism? A free press is a means of intellectual communication and emancipation.
Lauren Baretta'18, Opinions Editor
Majors/Minors: International Relations Major, English Minor
Favorite Journalist: Livia Albeck-Ripka
Frequently Used Media: The New York Times,The Atlantic,The Guardian
Career Interests: Writing / Editing / Environmental News
Why are you involved in Journalism? My favorite part of journalism is telling stories. I love hearing perspectives that are different from mine and learning from people that I might not otherwise have met. I think journalists play an extraordinary role in giving a voice to individuals and groups that are often not heard.
Hannah Johnston'18, News Editor
Major / Minor: English Major (Creative Writing Concentration), Psychology Minor
Favorite Journalist: Joan Didion
Frequently Used Media: The New York Times, The New Yorker, Entertainment Weekly,BBC News, Portland Press Herald
Career Interests: Writing, publishing
Why are you involved in Journalism? I love writing, and I love the physical, published result of work from numerous people collaborating to create something that matters.
Price Day'19, News Editor
Majors/Minors: English Major, History Minor
Favorite Journalist: Hunter S. Thompson
Frequently Used Media: The New York Times, Washington Post, Harvard Press
Why are you interested in Journalism? I have always admired journalists and the way they work and interact with the public, and I value being well informed on current issues at home and around the world.
Guinevere Feldman'19, Head Copy Editor Major / Minor: History Major, Classics Minor
Favorite Journalist: Thomas Friedman
Frequently Used Media: The New York Times
Career Interests: Teaching
Why are you involved in Journalism? I enjoy learning about and informing others on important issues and events taking place in the world.
James Murray'18, Arts Editor
Favorite Journalist: Paul Krugman, Ira Glass
Frequently Used Media: NPR, The New York Times,Washington Post
Career Interests: Radio/Media,Writing
Why are you involved in Journalism? I consistently marvel at how professional journalists articulate and inform the general public. I feel so grateful to be able to consume and take enjoyment in the benefits of a free press, especially free public radio. I want to be a contributor to this sector because it has been an essential part of my intellectual growth and understanding of the world around me.
Sophia Angele-Kuehn' 20, Arts Editor
Major/Minor: English, Creative Writing
Frequently Used Media: The New York Times
Career Interests: Fiction Writer
Why involved in Journalism: Writing and Photography are important to me, and are also essential toward one another in Journalism.
Saadya Chevan'19 Business Manager
Major: Music Major, Ammerman Center Scholar
Favorite Journalist: Gail Collins
Frequently Used Media: The New York Times, The Day
Why are you involved in Journalism? I like meeting people and learning what they do. The actual reporting is just a bonus.
Hallie Carmen'18, Website Manager
Major / Minor: East Asian Studies Major (China Concentration), Film Studies Minor
Favorite Journalist: David Guttenfelder (Photojournalist)
Frequently Used Media: NPR, WNYC The New York Times, New York Magazine, Refinery 29, NBC, PBS, Entertainment Weekly
Career Interests: Television, Film, Photography,Broadcast Media, Theater
Why are you involved in Journalism? I've always been intrigued by the different ways in which we receive and are given information. The power of photographs and words is often unfathomable. It's amazing how much impact these forms have on people's day-to-day lives.
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