The digital-first, student-run magazine of the University of Massachusetts Amherst Journalism Department

Amherst Wire

2016-2017 Staff

Stephanie Murray

Editor in Chief

"When people talk, listen completely. Most people never listen."

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Julie Shamgochian

Managing Editor

"Create yourself." 

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Morgan Hughes

Campus News Editor

"Whatever you are, be a good one."

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Bryan Bowman

Campus News Editor

"Buy the ticket, take the ride."

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Liam Byrne

Audience Engagement Editor

"There may be people who have more talent than you, but there's no excuse for anyone to work harder than you do — and I believe that." 

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Jayare Alvarado

Audience Engagement Editor

"Life is tough, my darling, but so are you."

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Joshua Murray

Photography Editor

"Wherever you go, there you are."

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Alex Pigeon

Entertainment Editor

"Be fearless in pursuit of what sets your soul on fire."

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Liam O'Connor

Assistant Entertainment Editor

"Happy New Year to all, including to my many enemies and those who have fought me and lost so badly they just don't know what to do. Love!" - President Donald Trump

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Danielle Aihini

Travel Editor

“For every minute you are angry, you lose sixty seconds of happiness.” 

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Léa Aliberti

Politics/Voices/Op-Ed Editor

"So what do we do with our lives? We leave only a mark. Will our story shine like a light? Or end in the dark? Give it all or nothing." — Tina Turner

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