Amherst Wire

2019-2020 Staff

Sifa Kasongo

Co-editor in Chief

"It is what we make out of what we have, not what we are given, that separates one person from another." - Nelson Mandela Email Sifa at [email protected]

Jonathan Kermah

Co-editor in Chief

"Aim high" -Childish Major Email Jonathan at [email protected], or follow him on Twitter @JonathanKermah

Harry Ortof

Politics/ Voices/ Op-Ed Editor

Email Harry at [email protected], or follow him on Twitter @HarryOrtof

Trevor Wilson

Entertainment Editor

"Since day one, since the first time I touched the pen, I wanted to be the best at what I do." - Kendrick Lamar Email Trevor at [email protected] or follow him on Twitter @TrevorWilsonOG

Brian Choquet

Campus News Editor

"The hero of my tale–whom I love with all the power of my soul, whom I have tried to portray in all its beauty, who has been, is, and always will be beautiful–is Truth," Leo Tolstoy. Email Brian at [email protected] or tweet...

Caeli Chesin

Campus News Editor

"Anyone lived in a pretty how town" - E.E. Cummings

Chase Purrington

Sports Editor

Twitter: @ChasePurrington Email: [email protected]

Patrick Kline

Photo Editor

"I walk, I look, I see, I stop, I photograph." - Leon Levinstein   Email Patrick at [email protected] and follow him on Twitter at paterickkline

Shannon Macalingay

Lifestyle Editor

“If there's a book that you want to read, but it hasn't been written yet, then you must write it.” ― Toni Morrison Email Shannon at [email protected]

Kacey Connolly

Podcast Editor

Hayley Solomon

Social Media Editor

"We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths." - Walt Disney Email Hayley at [email protected] and follow her on Twitter @hayley_solomon.

Megha Srinivasan

Social Media Editor

Email at [email protected] or tweet @megha_srini  

Julia Donohue

Assistant Entertainment Editor

Astghik Dion

Assistant Photo Editor

Patrick Moroney

Assistant Podcast Editor

Rebecca Duffy

Video editor

"Aspire to inspire before you expire." - Eugene Bell Jr. Email Rebecca at [email protected] or follow her on Twitter @Rebecca_Duffy_

Emma Sammuli

Assistant lifestyle editor

"Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.” -Benjamin Franklin Email Emma at [email protected] and follow her on Twitter @emma_sammuli

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