Publisher

Charlie J. Moore G

Editor in Chief

Emma Bingham ’19

Business Manager

Christopher Wang ’19

Managing Editor

Áron Ricardo Perez-Lopez ’20

Executive Editor

Patrick Wahl ’18

News Staff

News Editors: Sheila Baber ’21, Sharon Chao ’21, Jessica Shi ’21; Features Editor: Whitney Zhang ’21; Associate News Editors: Kaitlyn Hennacy ’20, Zoe Anderson ’21, Soomin Chun ’22; Staff: Mark Goldman G, Anshula Gandhi ’19, Billy Woltz ’20, Sandhya Kalavacherla ’21, Jocasta Manasseh-Lewis ’21, Christina Warren ’21, Rujul Gandhi ’22; Meteorologists: Erik Lindgren G, Vince Agard ’11, Lily Dove ’18, Jordan Benjamin ’19, Sarah Weidman ’21.

Production Staff

Editors: Eber Nolasco-Martinez ’20, Ivana Alardin ’21, Jenny Chan ’21; Associate Editor: Joanna Lin ’22; Staff: Sara Wilson ’20, Alvin Zhu ’21, Nicole Teichner ’22; Illustrators: Taksapaun Kittiakrastien ’14, Max Evans ’18, Jessie Wang ’19.

Opinion Staff

Editors: Steven Truong ’20, Fiona Chen ’21; Staff: Michael Beautyman G, Claire Lazar G, Keertan Kini ’16, Isaac Silberberg ’16.

Science Staff

Editor: Nafisa Syed ’19; Staff: Jordan Harrod G, Quinn Brodsky ’22, Joanne Yuan ’22.

Sports Staff

Associate Editor: Ahaan Rungta ’19; Staff: Souparno Ghosh G, Yida Wang ’19, Yueyang Ying ’19.

Arts Staff

Editors: Ivy Li ’20, Torri Yearwood ’21; Associate Editors: Ethan Vo ’19, Johnson Huynh ’21; Staff: Alexandra Sourakov ’18, Lila Jansen ’19, Mariam Dogar ’20, Rona Wang ’20, Erica Weng ’20, Max Langenkamp ’21, Lani Lee ’21, Nyssa Miller ’21, Leah Yost ’21, Alana Chandler ’22.

Photography Staff

Editors: Mahi Shafiullah ’19, Ethan Sit ’21; Associate Editors: Alexander Sandberg G, Ho Yin Au ’13, Sabrina Cheng ’21; Staff: Adrian Butterworth ’18, Jisoo Min ’19, Lily Bailey ’20, Damian Barabonkov ’20, Amy Shim ’20, Leon Yim ’20, Johnny Bui ’21, Adib Hasan ’21, Sarah Wang ’21, Shinjini Ghosh ’22, Assel Ismoldayeva ’22, Kevin Ly ’22, Ping Xu.

Campus Life Staff

Staff: Chloe Yang ’19, Patricia Gao ’21, Tafsia Shikdar ’21.

Copy Staff

Copy Chief: Josephine Yu ’20; Associate Copy Chiefs: Adira Balzac ’21, Jonas Kantola ’21; Staff: Yaseen Alkhafaji ’21, Jiaxing Liu ’21, Samuel Nitz ’21, Maisha M. Prome ’21, Kendall Yu ’21, Ayomikun Ayodeji ’22, Jack Dinsmore ’22, Clinton Reid ’22, Cindy Zhang ’22, Sophia Zhi ’22.

Business Staff

Advertising Manager: Thomas Wang ’21; Staff: Angela Leong ’18, Aaron Zeng ’18, Catherine Looby ’19, Marissa Steinmetz ’19, Katherine Wang ’19, Mindy Wu ’19, Justen M. Holl ’21, Sharon Lin ’21, Adelynn Paik ’21, Sophia Chan ’22, Pranit Nanda ’22.

Technology Staff

Director: Jiahao Li ’18; Staff: Greg Steinbrecher G, Kavya Ravichandran ’20.

Advisory Board

Paul E. Schindler, Jr. ’74, V. Michael Bove ’83, Barry S. Surman ’84, Deborah A. Levinson ’91, Karen Kaplan ’93, Saul Blumenthal ’98, Frank Dabek ’00, Satwiksai Seshasai ’01, Daniel Ryan Bersak ’02, Eric J. Cholankeril ’02, Nathan Collins SM ’03, Tiffany Dohzen ’06, Beckett W. Sterner ’06, Marissa Vogt ’06, Andrew T. Lukmann ’07, Zachary Ozer ’07, Austin Chu ’08, Michael McGraw-Herdeg ’08, Marie Y. Thibault ’08, Ricardo Ramirez ’09, Nick Semenkovich ’09, Angeline Wang ’09, Quentin Smith ’10, Jeff Guo ’11, Joseph Maurer ’12, Ethan A. Solomon ’12, Connor Kirschbaum ’13, Jessica J. Pourian ’13, Aislyn Schalck ’13, Anne Cai ’14, Jessica L. Wass ’14, Bruno Faviero ’15, Kali Xu ’15, Leon Lin ’16, Kath Xu ’16, Anthony Yu ’16, Colleen Madlinger ’17, Lenny Martinez Dominguez ’17, William Navarre ’17, Katherine Nazemi ’17, B. D. Colen.

Editors at Large

Brand Manager: Nathan Liang ’21; Contributing Editor: Vivian Zhong ’19.

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