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2019-2020 Staff

Theresa Vandis ’22

Assistant Business Director

After spending her summer at a New York Times program in Italy studying politics and perspectives, exploring a new topic in a new setting outside of her comfort zone, Theresa Vandis ’22 is looking forward to continuing to explor...

Ella Bloomingdale ’20

Assistant Business Manager

Ella Bloomingdale ’20 is from London, but moved to Westport, Connecticut at a young age. The Bloomingdale family tries to visit London as much as possible because they still have close friends across the pond.  Over the ...

Eliza Barr ’21

Assistant Creative Director

There’s nothing that Eliza Barr ’21 loves more than photography. Whether taking photos for Inklings or recreationally, Barr enjoys expressing her creative side, so her position as an assistant creative director suits her per...

Brooke Dembin '22

Assistant Creative Director

Brooke Dembin '22 is excited to further her creative energy this year as one of the Assistant Creative Directors on Inklings News.  Dembin first signed up for Advanced Journalism because she enjoys writing, but after being...

Serena Ye ’20

Broadcast Director

When not underwater, splashing her way to victory on the swim team, you can find Serena Ye ’20 providing Inklings with a unique perspective as a Broadcast Director. The visual and audio based aspect of broadcasting drew Ye ...

Caroline Donohue ’20

Business Director

Caroline Donohue ’20 enrolled in Intro to Journalism as a freshman to pursue her interest in writing. Donohue has taken Advanced Journalism for three years and holds the position of Business Director for Inklings. Because...

Kaela Dockray ’20

Paper Managing Editor

Paper Managing Editor Kaela Dockray ’20 is not without experience. As a freshman, Dockray applied for an editor position free of expectations. She now finds fascination in producing the paper along with finding her voice th...

Molly Gold ’21

Paper News Editor

As she enters her second year on the Inklings staff, paper news editor Molly Gold ’21 is eager to have her pen back in hand, ready to inform the Staples community of pressing issues. She initially took the class to focus on her ...

Samantha Felner ’22

Paper Opinions Editor

Entering her first year in the Advanced Journalism class, Samantha Felner ’22 arrives with a confident attitude and strength in voicing her opinions through writing. Felner finds her interest in writing opinion pieces as he...

Jackson Lev ’20

Paper Sports Editor

For his third consecutive year, Jackson Lev ’20 returns to Inklings and Advanced Journalism as a paper sports editor. Despite the rigorous workload, Lev returns to the class for the independence given to him and his fellow stu...

Marina Engler ’21

Staff Writer

Eager to trade her vlog camera for a pencil, Marina Engler ’21 is ready to begin her first year as an Inklings staff writer. Engler, along with a friend, run a vlog channel on YouTube called “Daph & Mar.” Their videos ofte...

Ella Alpert ’22

Staff Writer

Beginning her first year in Advanced Journalism, Ella Alpert ’22 is eager to write articles and pursue her interest in journalism. Alpert enrolled in Intro to Journalism as a freshman and decided to explore her passion for writ...

Grace Livecchi ’21

Staff Writer

Grace Livecchi ’21 will embark on a new chapter of her education as she joins Inklings this year as a staff writer.  After a long summer of working hard at the beach she is ready to begin working for the newspaper.  “...

Betti Kobak ’22

Staff Writer

Ever the go-getter, it was staff writer Betti Kobak’s ’22 desire to improve her reporting skills that landed her in Advanced Journalism. “I really like writing, especially about important things, which is why I like j...

Karina Murray ’22

Staff Writer

Karina Murray ’22 decided to take Advanced Journalism after falling in love with journalism in her introductory course. Murray joins Inklings as a staff writer. Outside of journalism, Murray channels her energy through gymnas...

Lauren Hassell ’22

Web Features Editor

Lauren Hassell ’22 embarks on her first year in Inklings without deficiency in dedication as she assumes the role of features editor for the website. Hassell has always enjoyed writing and aims to expand that passion into the re...

Annabelle Iannone ’21

Web News Editor

Annabelle Iannone ’21 found her passion for journalism after taking Introduction to Journalism her freshman year. She became highly interested in the news aspect of the field and is now the web news editor for Inklings.  ...

Allie D’Angelo ’20

Editor-in-Chief

Allie D’Angelo ’20 is one of the two Editors-in-Chief of Inklings. With this being her third year taking Advanced Journalism, there is a lot that draws her back. She loves the environment of the course, and finds that it i...

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