Marquette Wire

2019-2020 Staff

Jenny Whidden

Managing Editor of the Marquette Tribune

Jenny Whidden is the managing editor of the Marquette Tribune. She is a senior from Rolling Meadows, Illinois, majoring in journalism and minoring in Spanish and data science. She enjoys cats, books and exploring the outdoors....

Annie Mattea

Assistant News Editor

Annie Mattea is an assistant news editor for the Marquette Wire. She is a sophomore from Grayslake, Illinois, majoring in journalism and minoring in digital media. She loves writing, movies and animals. She hopes to produce newsworthy...

Kate Hyland

News Reporter

Kate Hyland is a news reporter for the Marquette Wire. She is a freshman from Arlington Heights, Illinois, majoring in journalism and minoring in digital media. She enjoys playing golf and traveling. She hopes to grow as a journalist...

Andrew Amouzou

News Reporter

Andrew Amouzou is a news reporter for the Marquette Wire. He is a freshman from Schaumburg, Illinois, majoring in journalism. He enjoys the game of basketball and listening to hip-hop and R&B music. He hopes to gain experience...

Ariana Madson

A&E Reporter

Ariana Madson is an arts & entertainment reporter for the Marquette Wire. She is a junior from Eau Claire, Wisconsin, majoring in biomedical sciences and minoring in music. She enjoys singing, playing guitar, reading and watching...

Aimee Galaszewski

Assistant Sports Producer

Aimee Galaszewski is an assistant sports producer for the Marquette Wire. She is a sophomore from Greenfield, Wisconsin, majoring in journalism and minoring in digital media. She enjoys exploring the city, savvy shopping, frequent...

Caitlyn Birmingham

Audio Content Director

Caitlyn Birmingham is the audio content director for the Marquette Wire. She is a senior from South Milwaukee, Wisconsin, majoring in theater arts and minoring in digital media. She enjoys cosplay and video games. She hopes to...

Sarah Lipo

Executive News Editor

Sarah Lipo is the executive news editor for the Marquette Wire. She is a junior from Oak Park, Illinois, majoring in journalism and social welfare and justice and minoring in political science. She enjoys running to the lakefront,...

Margaret Cahill

Executive News Producer

Margaret Cahill is the executive news producer for the Marquette Wire. She is a junior from Park Ridge, Illinois, majoring in journalism and political science. She enjoys swimming, reading, writing and drawing. She hopes to improve...

Alexandra Garner

Executive Opinions Editor

Alexandra Garner is the executive opinions editor for the Marquette Wire. She is a sophomore from Wadsworth, Illinois, majoring in political science and environmental studies. She enjoys running, hiking, doing yoga, reading, writing,...

Matthew Harte

Executive Projects Editor

Matthew Harte is the executive projects editor for the Marquette Wire. He is a senior from Darien, Illinois, majoring in political science and history. He enjoys listening to rock music, watching movies, reading autobiographies...

John Steppe

Executive Sports Editor

John Steppe is the executive sports editor for the Marquette Wire. He is a senior from New Berlin, Wisconsin, majoring in journalism and minoring in digital media and Spanish. You can follow his coverage on Twitter @JSteppe1....

Jack Phillips

Executive Sports Producer

Jack Phillips is the executive sports producer for the Marquette Wire. He is a junior from Glenview, Illinois, majoring in journalism and minoring in digital media. He enjoys sports journalism, music and watching television and...

Natallie St. Onge

Managing Editor of the Marquette Journal

Natallie St. Onge is the managing editor of the Marquette Journal. She is a junior from Sheboygan, Wisconsin, majoring in journalism and minoring in Spanish. She enjoys interior design, taking polaroid pictures and finding new...

Sheila Fogarty

Opinions Columnist

Sheila Fogarty is an opinions columnist for the Marquette Wire. She is a freshman from Glenview, Illinois, majoring in anthropology and Spanish. She enjoys traveling, playing music, photography and learning languages. She hopes...

Kevin Schablin

Opinions Columnist

Kevin Schablin is an opinions columnist for the Marquette Wire. He is a freshman from Chanhassen, Minnesota, majoring in physiological sciences. He enjoys sports, writing and spending time with friends. He hopes to express his...

Audrey Roth

Account Executive

Audrey Roth is the account executive for the Marquette Wire. She is a junior from Downers Grove, Illinois, majoring in public relations and digital media. She enjoys ceramics and painting. She hopes to modernize the Wire's advertising...

Samuel Lee

Assistant Production Director

Samuel Lee is an assistant production director for the Marquette Wire. He is a senior from West Allis, Wisconsin, majoring in digital media and minoring in history. He enjoys playing games, whether it is video games or board games...

Vanessa Rivera

Assistant News Producer

Vanessa Rivera is an assistant news producer for the Marquette Wire. She is a sophomore from Zion, Illinois, majoring in journalism and digital media. She enjoys crafting, baking, and making creative content and playing the clarinet...

Julia Jarman

Assistant Production Director

Julia Jarman is an assistant production director for the Marquette Wire. She is a sophomore from Wahiawa, Hawaii, majoring in digital media and communication studies. She enjoys being a part of the Alpha Chi Omega sorority. She...

Reese Seberg

Assistant Music Director

Reese Seberg is an assistant music director for the Marquette Wire. She is a freshman from Lake Barrington, Illinois, majoring in journalism. She enjoys film photography, meditation and listening to music. She hopes to help students...

Cal Gessner

Production Director

Cal Gessner is the production director for the Marquette Wire. He is a sophomore from Bradenton, Florida, majoring in digital media. He enjoys watching baseball and Netflix, as well as creating content other people will watch....

Mitchell Neunuebel

Assistant Production Director

Mitchell Neunuebel is an assistant production director for the Marquette Wire. He is a junior from Leawood, Kansas, majoring in economics and digital media. He enjoys film, technology and production. He hopes to make the Wire...

Michelle Gomez

Assistant Entertainment Producer

Michelle Gomez is an assistant entertainment producer for the Marquette Wire. She is a freshman from Guatemala City, Guatemala, majoring in digital media and minoring in marketing. She enjoys gymnastics, running, traveling, making...

Tyler Peters

Sports Reporter

Tyler Peters is a sports reporter for the Marquette Wire. He is a sophomore from Aurora, Illinois, majoring in journalism and minoring in digital media. He enjoys playing guitar and singing, and he is the lead singer of his my...

Kendra Bell

Executive A&E Producer

Kendra Bell is the executive entertainment producer for the Marquette Wire. She is a junior from Cary, Illinois, majoring in digital media. She enjoys singing. She hopes to expand her knowledge of digital media, gain experience...

Kennedy Coleman

General Manager of MUTV

Kennedy Coleman is the general manager of Marquette University Television. She is a senior from Richton Park, Illinois, majoring in advertising and minoring in digital media. She enjoys spending time with friends and family, utilizing...

M'Laya Sago

Sports Reporter

M'Laya Sago is a sports reporter for the Marquette Wire. She is a junior from Rockford, Illinois, majoring in journalism and minoring in marketing. She enjoys volleyball and basketball. She hopes to improve her broadcasting skills...

Grace Dawson

Investigative Reporter

Grace Dawson is an investigative reporter for the Marquette Wire. She is a freshman from South Bend, Indiana, majoring in English and digital media. She enjoys playing guitar, writing, watching superhero movies and learning about...

Dan Avington

Audio Sports Producer

Daniel Avington is an audio sports producer for the Marquette Wire. He is a sophomore from Bensalem, Pennsylvania, majoring in journalism and minoring in digital media. He enjoys watching and playing sports, listening to rap and...

Kelli Arseneau

Assistant A&E Editor

Kelli Arseneau is an assistant arts & entertainment editor for the Marquette Wire. She is a junior from Frankfort, Illinois, majoring in journalism and minoring in graphic design and digital media. She enjoys art, acoustic...

Emily Rouse

Executive A&E Editor

Emily Rouse is the executive arts & entertainment editor for the Marquette Wire. She is a junior from Brookfield, Wisconsin, majoring in political science and German and minoring in biological sciences. She enjoys volleyball,...

Katerina Pourliakas

Photographer

Katerina Pourliakas is a photographer for the Marquette Wire. She is a sophomore from San Antonio, Texas, majoring in digital media and minoring in theatre. She loves movies, drawing, going on hikes and hanging out with friends....

Zoe Comerford

Assistant Sports Editor

Zoe Comerford is an assistant sports editor for the Marquette Wire. She is a junior from Naperville, Illinois, majoring in journalism and Spanish and minoring in digital media. She enjoys talking about and watching sports, going...

Emma Brauer

Copy Chief

Emma Brauer is the copy chief for the Marquette Wire. She is a senior from Cedarburg, Wisconsin, majoring in anthropology. She enjoys reading, writing and music. She hopes to help others understand the value of tidy writing mechanics...

Chelsea Johanning

Design Chief

Chelsea Johanning is the design chief for the Marquette Wire. She is a senior from Madison, Wisconsin, majoring in political science. She enjoys martial arts, studio ghibli and being with people she likes. She hopes to have another...

Skylar Daley

Designer

Skylar Daley is a designer for the Marquette Wire. She is a senior from Hartford, Wisconsin, majoring in biomedical sciences and minoring in advertising. She enjoys art, writing, video games, spending time with family, researching...

Nora McCaughey

Copy Editor

Nora McCaughey is a copy editor for the Marquette Wire. She is a sophomore from Chicago, Illinois, majoring in secondary education and English and minoring in history. She enjoys juggling and reading. She hopes to help the Wire...

Nell Burgener

Designer

Nell Burgener is a designer for the Marquette Wire. She is a freshman from Lake Forest, Illinois, majoring in journalism. She enjoys journalism, being part of student media, graphic design and other kinds of art. She hopes to...

Daniel Macias

Assistant Sports Editor

Daniel Macias is an assistant sports editor for the Marquette Wire. He is a junior from San Antonio, Texas, majoring in journalism and digital media. He enjoys exercise, basketball and playing the bass. He hopes to improve his...

Elena Fiegen

Photographer

Elena Fiegen is a photographer for the Marquette Wire. She is a junior from Wilmette, Illinois, majoring in psychology. She enjoys photography, writing and music. She hopes to improve her photography skills at the Wire.

Charlie Waitkus

Live Remote Coordinator

Charlie Waitkus is the live remote coordinator for the Marquette Wire. He is a freshman from Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin, majoring in digital media. He enjoys computers, cars, cameras, video editing and running. He hopes to make...

Matthew Martinez

Assistant Projects Editor

Matthew Martinez is an assistant projects editor for the Marquette Wire. He is a senior from Freeport, Illinois, majoring in journalism and minoring in political science. He enjoys reading, writing, history and trivia. He hopes...

Grace Schneider

Assistant A&E Editor

Grace Schneider is an assistant arts & entertainment editor for the Marquette Wire. She is a sophomore from Milwaukee majoring in corporate communications and Spanish for the business professions. She enjoys being busy, color...

John Leuzzi

Sports Reporter

John Leuzzi is a sports reporter for the Marquette Wire. He is a freshman from Mount Laurel, New Jersey, majoring in journalism and minoring in digital media. He enjoys hanging out with his friends, going to the beach and watching...

Kaitlyn Bross

Assistant Social Media Producer

Kaitlyn Bross is the assistant social media producer for the Marquette Wire. She is a sophomore from Wentzville, Missouri, majoring in public relations, political science and theology. She enjoys singing, playing piano, writing,...

Mackane Vogel

General Manager of Marquette Radio

Mackane Vogel is the general manager for Marquette Radio. He is a senior from Baltimore, Maryland, majoring in journalism and minoring in creative writing. He enjoys ice hockey, writing and listening to and playing music. He hopes...

Amanda Parrish

Investigative Reporter

Amanda Parrish is an investigative reporter for the Marquette Wire. She is a junior from Barrington, Illinois, majoring in journalism and environmental studies. She enjoys reading, painting and taking care of her plants. She hopes...