Emma Whitford – Executive

Emma Whitford is a senior political science major with a passion for journalism. This past summer, she spent her days reporting for the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal and learning how to turn a jar of peanut butter into a week’s worth of meals. Post-grad, she hopes to land a reporting gig on the East Coast.


Conlan Campbell – Managing

Conlan Campbell is a senior English major from Burnsville, Minnesota. His major goal for this final year at St. Olaf is to keep the campus informed and the powers that be responsible. Following graduation, he plans on moving to the Twin Cities and hopes to find the time to write something someone else hopes to find the time to read.


Cassidy Neuner – News

Cassidy Neuner, news editor, is a senior from California studying political science and economics. Her only hope for life after St. Olaf is a stable income.


Anders Mattson – News

News editor Anders Mattson is a junior English and philosophy major with a Film Studies Concentration. While drinking coffee, Anders enjoys reading philosophy and fiction. After graduating, Anders hopes to establish himself as a writer, either at the corporate level or freelance.


Dylan Walker – Multimedia Director

Dylan Walker is a senior from rural Missouri majoring in Classics with concentrations in Film Studies and Women’s and Gender Studies.  In addition to spending countless hours with various editing programs as Multimedia Director, he is a co-coordinator for Gay, Lesbian Or Whatever (GLOW), the president of Classics honor society Eta Sigma Phi, and a dabbler in improv comedy.  He enjoys sad German films, moving episodes of This American Life, and rousing musical theater songs. He has no idea what he’s doing after graduation, but whatever it is he hopes to tell stories and/or make people laugh.


Jack Schoephoerster – Multimedia Director

Jack is a junior from the small, quiet town of Fayette, Missouri. He is a Norwegian major with concentrations in media, film, and Nordic studies. While Jack once dreamt of becoming a dinosaur when he grew up, he now hopes to find a career in either video marketing or film study.


Chaz Mayo – Arts and Entertainment

Not much is known about Chaz Mayo.


Kailey Favaro – Arts and Entertainment

Kailey is a sophomore from Crystal Lake, IL majoring in English and designing a second major in the Mediums and Methods of Persuasion. She loves to write, her spirit animal is Tina Fey and her favorite food is chocolate. Kailey hopes to someday work for a magazine, help people, travel the world and own a big, white, fluffy dog.


Larissa Banitt – Opinions

Larissa Banitt is an English and Women and Gender Studies double major from Portland, Oregon. She enjoys hiking, horseback riding, knitting, and reading books that aren’t assigned for class. When she’s not working on homework or trying to think up nuanced pitches for the opinions section, she is probably singing in the St. Olaf choir, working on her remote internship with Dreaming Big Publications, or drinking something with coffee in it.


Megan Hussey – Opinions

Megan is a sophomore at St. Olaf coming from the wonderful town of Edina, Minnesota. She hopes to double major in Psychology and Women’s and Gender Studies. In between studying and occasionally sleeping, you can catch her eating espresso chip ice cream in the cage with friends, looking at pictures of her beloved dog, or plotting ways to destroy the patriarchy.


Matt Bourque – Copy

Copy editor Matt Bourque is a junior from the small town of South China, Maine. He studies both political science and education at St. Olaf.


Maddie Thies – Copy

Maddie Thies is an international student from Seoul, South Korea and is currently working on a degree in English. Her love for language and culture has fueled a lifelong desire to write and edit diverse works. Having no ties to one place because of a life of traveling, the sky really is the limit for this copy editor!


Brenden Ireland – Copy
Brenden Ireland is from Roseville, California. He is majoring in Mathematics and Computer Science with a concentration in Statistics. Fun Fact: there’s an entire country names after him, called Ireland. As of now, he is planning on going to graduate school to study statistics and hopefully impact the world in some way.


Katie Anderson – Copy Editor 
Katie Anderson is a sophomore Music and English major from West St. Paul, Minnesota. When she’s not in CHM or writing papers, she’s trying to take a quick nap in the library or looking for time to read Harry Potter for the 12th time. After graduation, she hopes to teach voice lessons and find a job as a journalist writing about international affairs/politics.


Scott Johnson – Business

Scott is a senior and economics major. Scott likes most things American and all things German. He enjoys watching baseball, listening to Sam Cooke, reading history books and seeing old buildings. He can often be found in the Cage with a Cafe au Lait doing anything but homework.


Emma DePaulo Reid – Visual Director

Emma is an English and Classics major from Washington, DC. In her free time, she enjoys collecting books that will end up taking up valuable shelf space in her tiny dorm room and that she will wistfully wish she had time to read during the school year but never follow through on during the summer, and watching the same movies over and over again. After college she plans to simply go where life takes her.


Sam Carlen – Senior Reporter

Senior Reporter Sam Carlen is an economics and mathematics major with a Statistics & Data Science Concentration and a love for writing and journalism. In his free time, Sam enjoys reading about philosophy and psychology, ranting about the American health-care system, and exercising to stay sane. After college, he hopes to attend graduate school for economics.


Danny Harrington – Web Editor

Hailing from New Hampshire, Danny is an Environmental Studies major with a concentration in Management Studies. He enjoys rock climbing, hiking, skiing, and a variety of other outdoor activities. Having played music for most of his life, Danny is a part of a recording duo on campus (Danny and Alex), and also dabbles in video production and graphic design.