Meet the 2017-2018 Campus Editors
Here are the students creating and discovering #StudentVoices on their campus.
Demetri Savas | UC San Diego
Junior, International Business
"Global citizen. Bookworm. Dog lover. Scuba diver. Traveller."
Sebastian Metselaar | Solvay Brussels School
Junior, Business Engineering
"I have an unhealthy obsession with LeBron James, always watch Netflix at 2x the speed, and love wearing suits."
Karnika Pombra | University of Chicago
Junior, Public Policy
"You can often find me in the travel section of the local bookstore, armed with my fourth cup of tea for the day."
Leann Abad | University of Michigan
"If I had to choose to be an animal, I’d be a Welsh Corgi. If I had to choose to be a TV show character, I’d be Bobby Axelrod (Billions)."
Hana Jafar | The University of Manchester
Junior, English Literature
"I'm an avid knitter, love breakfast food and the smell of clean laundry. Freshly baked bread is my Kryptonite."
Sanjana Ahuja | London School of Economics
Graduate student, Media and Communications
"All about Game of Thrones and waffles."
Stan Tan | Babson College
Junior, Entrepreneurship; Business; Marketing
"I care about experiences, from Michelin-star restaurants to grungy bars."
Annie Tseng | University of Oxford
Freshman, Economics & Management
"Sushi and Stranger Things enthusiast, (unintentionally) transitioning to a nocturnal lifestyle."
Casey Rosen | University of Washington Bothell
Freshman, Business and Data Analytics
"My middle name is Artemis, named after the Greek goddess. It's on my bucket list to visit the Temple of Artemis in Turkey."
Jacqueline Parker | US Military Academy at West Point
Senior, American Politics
"No. 1 fan of Joe Biden, America, and crossfit"
Colin Campbell | New York University
Junior, History of Ideas
"I'm from a town of 350 people in northern Michigan. I've read more than 150 of the most influential texts in the Western canon."
Ishan Goel | Hult & UC Berkeley
Freshman, International Business
"I am in the business of building businesses. In my free time, I like to travel, write, and enjoy putting my life in danger for the perfect photograph."
Tim Salau | University of Texas - Austin
Graduate student, Information Studies/Science
"I always write down my ideas. No matter where I am at or what I am doing, if I come up with a great or good idea, I write it down."
Joel Hansen | Trinity Western University
Senior, Business Management & Marketing
"Taco lover, mountain hiker, adventure seeker, Michael Scott advocate, Costco sampler, and fan of all things Canada. I pay my way through university by developing conferences for companies."
Julie Jung | UC Davis
Junior, Political Science; Psychology
"I have a dedicated passion to storytelling and an overwhelming amount of love for adorable dogs."
Didac Hormiga | University of Maryland, College Park
Junior, Marketing; Entrepreneurship
"I’m a part-time comedic rapper, a full-time FC Barcelona enthusiast, and I have no time for guacamole haters."
Frederick Daso | MIT
Graduate student, Aerospace Engineering
"I love to blog about stuff in my spare time. I'm also a great event planner and love to bring people together."
Kristen Shipley | North Carolina A&T
Senior, Journalism & Mass Communications
"I’m a Gladiator with big dreams and a bigger heart. You can find me dancing to Beyoncé or planning my next adventure."
Monique Geisen | Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
"I'm an aspiring master baker with a passion for peanut butter."
Apefa Adjivon | University of Toronto
Sophomore, Diaspora, Transnational Studies; Women, Gender Studies
"Canada's Top 30 Under 30 in Sustainability, Top 22 Under 22 Most Inspiring Collegiate Women, struggling student."
Darius Namazi | Stanford University
Freshman, Political Science
"Passionate about tech, law, and politics because 'technology doesn’t just change what we do; it changes who we are.'"
Tiara Conley | University of Southern California
Senior, Business Administration/Marketing
"I love windows: window shopping, window seats on planes, Windows OS, and eyes (the window into the soul)."
Ronak Ved | University of Washington
Sophomore, Computer Science
"Aziz Ansari's long lost, slightly shorter twin brother."
Jaykishen Gokani | University College London
Sophomore, Management Science; Engineering
"I love tasting new cuisines, binge-watching Netflix, and driving across Europe with friends."
Sam MacGinty | The University of Notre Dame
Sophomore, Computer Science
"I grew up in rural Ireland, so I love the outdoors. You can find me hiking, surfing, or skiing as much as I can!"
Nathan Andre | Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
Junior, Business Administration
"I tend to find myself in the weirdest places, at the weirdest times. I love learning and adventuring."
Swarochish Goswami | University of Toronto
Sophomore, Global Affairs; Law
"At 6, I started a fake bank and made my family pay to access benefits like getting the last slice of pizza."
Alexis Berdine | Arizona State University
"You can never have too much coffee or laughter."
Ryan Montgomery | Brigham Young University
"I run 70+ miles weekly, fueled mostly on Diet Coke. You'll find me on mountains, at Chipotle, or on campus."
Jenna Valle-Riestra | Sonoma State University
Senior, Communications & Media
"Passions include poorly delivered puns, smashing patriarchy, and consuming endless cups of coffee."
Kylan Kester | Morehouse College
Senior, Business & Marketing; Chinese Studies
"I'm an enthusiast of all things Beyoncé."
Emma Jacobs| University of Leeds
"I love spoken word, and I worked as a farmer in the Middle East (living in a mud hut in a self-sustaining village) for a few months."
Stephen Malkowicz | New York University
Senior, Computer Science; Economics
"I like coffee strong, books bound in print, trains on time, haikus a surprise."
Sarah Przybyla | University of Missouri, Columbia
Senior, Journalism and Business
"I'm a staunch believer that brunch is really the most important meal of the day."
Jasmine Johnson | North Carolina A&T State
Junior, Multimedia Journalism
"I am mildly obsessed with Harry Potter, chocolate chip cookies, and puppies. My current Netflix addiction is Riverdale and Stranger Things."
Arinze Obiezue | African Leadership University
Junior, Business Management
"I enjoy taking photos with my phone and annoying my friends when I have to use them as models."
Makenzee Frohlich | West Virginia University
Junior, Industrial Engineering; Business
"I love sushi, traveling and Mark Cuban. If you ever catch me watching TV, it will definitely be Shark Tank."
Lauren Padilla | Johns Hopkins University
Junior, Writing Seminars; Marketing & Communications
"Aside from writing, I love traveling, sketching, and binge watching Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries."
Julian Gamboa-Ramos | UC Berkeley
Senior, American Studies
"My pastimes include watching Shark Tank, attending college football games, and exploring San Francisco."
Vedran Maslic | Gothenburg University
Graduate student, Global Studies/Communications
"I am a CrossFit addict, a blockchain enthusiast, and I'm afraid of tomatoes. Seriously. Get those things away from me!"
Meghan K. Riley | University of Waterloo
Graduate student, English Language and Literature
"Critical sci-fi fan. Passionate about women's studies and student services. Chocolate chip cookie aficionado."
Will Lawrence | University of British Columbia
Senior, International Economics
"I launched a game on Kickstarter that teaches kids basic coding logic, raising 139% of our goal."
Madeline Howard | New York University
Sophomore, Journalism; English
"You can find me sipping an iced coffee and wandering through New York City bookstores."
Nina Xue | Smith College
Senior, Economics; East Asian Languages & Culture
"I am a believer of giving someone a second chance if the first impression does not dazzle or stick. Food lover and sleep fanatic."
Raghav Rmadya | University of British Columbia
Junior, International Economics
"I binge watch VICE documentaries and videos."
Naveen Dasari | University of Southern California
Junior, Economics; Political Science; Classics
"I'm obsessed with my hometown team, the Phoenix Suns, and always restock my 'Xxtra Flamin' Hot' Cheetos."
Sydney Sarachek | Duke
Senior, Computer Science; Public Policy
"I love skiing and I am a die-hard New York Giants fan."
Mirza Uddin | Harvard University
"I am a big fan of backpacking, rap, and Netflix."
Giovanni Corrado | Franklin & Marshall College
Junior, Government & Public Policy
"I’m addicted to Harry Potter and Guacamole!"
Annette Hudson Nguyen | UC Irvine
Junior, Business Administration
"I’ve jumped out of a plane, watched 50+ anime series, been to tons of hip hop concerts, and love snowboarding."
Meghan O'Connor | College of William and Mary
"I watch an episode of Criminal Minds every night before bed."
Titouan Chassagne | McGill University
Junior, Political Science; Economics
"I'm colorblind, but I own five different Rubik's cubes."
Michael Cizek | University of Florida
Graduate student, International Business
"I'm a tandem biker and ex-tuba player. I love old cars, dad jokes, and books that make you think differently."
Conor Dewey | Virginia Tech
Junior, Computational Modeling & Data Analytics
"I love going to new places and trying new things. When I’m not working with data, you’ll likely find me losing to my friends at fantasy football."
Elise Metcalf | University of Exeter
Senior, International Relations
"I'm a food and fitness enthusiast with a passion for writing, travel and drinking matcha lattes."
Gavy Oesmanto | California State Polytechnic, Pomona
Junior, Business Administration
"My passion lies in problem solving, and Thrifty’s chocolate malted krunch is always the answer."
Ajay Kurian | University of Maryland, College Park
"My biggest weakness are ice cream, clothing sales, and pizza. Love to read, write, and watch Netflix."
Emma Alter | Dartmouth College
Sophomore, English; Philosophy
"I've tried every flavor of Oreo but one, and my goal is to write the next Great American Novel."
Aleenah Ansari | University of Washington, Seattle
Senior, Human Centered Design & Engineering
"I've listened to Fall Out Boy for 14 years. My favorite song is 'Sugar, We're Goin' Down!'"
Sameera Polavarapu | University of Maryland, College Park
Junior, International Business & Marketing
"I'm really passionate about writing, traveling, and ice cream."
Nathan Chiu | University of Pennsylvania
Sophomore, Finance, Management & English
"I love running with dogs, biking along rivers, and reading magazines in my campus bookstore. I'll eat anything with sugar in it."
Jorge Cueto | Stanford University
Graduate student, Computer Science
"I'm a proud first-generation, low-income college student!"
Rajat Bhageria | University of Pennsylvania
Senior, Management; Computer Science & Robotics
"I love building awesome things."
Nick Rampone | UMass, Amherst
Senior, Economics; Legal Studies; Mandarin
"I consider myself a professional at both cooking and eating Italian food."
Hannah Eli | Indiana University Bloomington
Junior, Information Systems and Data Science
"I'm the closest thing to Leslie Knope you're going to get."
Daksh Bhatia | UC Berkeley
Junior, Economics; Computer Science
"I constantly crave Thai food, I find Rick & Morty hilarious, I'm addicted to tech news, and I love basketball."
Kate Jung | University of Washington
Senior, Finance & International Business
"I am a storyteller at heart. I want to be known as both an epic fantasy novelist and an expert brand strategist."
Savannah Bice | Lindenwood University
Senior, Economics & Finance
"You can find me drawing supply and demand curves, discussing new tech, or wishing Middle Earth actually existed."
Samantha Stuart | University of Toronto
Rising Senior, Materials Science & Engineering
"Engineering is my fall-back plan in case I can't make it as an opera singer. I'm only half kidding."