The Horizon

2019-2020 Staff

Brianna Newport

Editor in Chief

Brianna Newport is a senior majoring in Political Science and Spanish. Connection through writing is her oxygen-- whether it be in poetry, letters, or (less romantic) texts and emails.

Wesley Stenzel

Managing Editor, A&E Editor

Wesley Stenzel is a senior political science major and film minor with a passion for the arts. This is his third year with the Horizon, and he loves discussing movies, music, and politics with anyone who will listen to him ramb...

Rachel Clyde

Features Editor

Rachel Clyde is a junior Political Science major and Biology minor. She also knows way too much about sharks and recycling.

Ashton Kelly

Capstone Editor

Ashton Kelly is a senior Biology major whose main goal is to blow up, and then act like she don’t know nobody.

Kara Vaughan

Photo Editor

Kara Vaughan is a senior studying biology and psychology. Her mother raised her to believe that eating peanut butter and cheese quesadillas was normal, and now she will never trust anyone again.

Tim Metz

Business Manager

Tim Metz is a senior Economics and Business major with a love for beautiful spreadsheets.

Hannah Webster

Web Design & Social Media

Hannah Webster is a third year communication studies major. When she isn't crafting Instagram layouts for the Horizon, she is always on similarly unending but unrelated quests to find her perpetually misplaced water bottle and...

Emily Peterson

News Editor

Emily Peterson is a 3rd year Computer Science and English double major. When she isn't on the hunt for interesting news stories, you can find her sewing, playing Dungeons and Dragons, or wondering why the lights in GLC rooms are...

Emma Wade

Design Editor

Emma Wade is a senior Studio Art and Communication Studies double major with a deep love of food photography and her carefully curated Pinterest boards.

Tim Heiduk

Sports Editor

Tim Heiduk is a senior Economics and Business, Communication Studies double major and captain of the men’s soccer team.

Ashley Masso


Ashley Masso is a senior Economics and Business major who is obsessed with eating sweet potatoes

Jada Fox

Students Editor

Jada Fox is a senior English major who wanted to be an astronaut, but settled for cloud-gazing instead.

Emily Washburn

Op-Ed Editor

Emily Washburn is a communications major with a passion for all things The Office and an inability to stay away from the ocean.

Jordan Douthit

Graphics & Comics Editor

  Jordan Douthit is a junior computer science and art double major who enjoys using all of her brain all of the time and not getting any sleep.

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