Meet the Team

Meet the Team

Abigail Fathauer, Editor-in-Chief

Abigail Fathauer is a junior English Literature major, with a minor in World Literature and Art History. Since her freshman year, she has held several positions at The DePauw, including the positions of Daily Writer, Daily Editor, and Senior Editor. When she is not working and planning for The DePauw, Abigail likes to read, write book reviews, and listen to the same few artists on repeat. She is also a Writing Tutor, an event coordinator for DePauw Arts and Crafts Club, and a member of DePauw's English Department Student Association. 

Eliana Alzate, Managing Editor

Eliana Alzate is a sophomore from Cavite, Philippines who double majors in Computer Science and English Writing with a minor in Media Studies. In the past, she has worked as a Staff Writer and Daily Writer for The DePauw. She’s also involved in other on-campus organizations such as the Information Technology Associates Program, First-Year Mentor Program, Filipino Students Association, A Midwestern Review, and Tiger Catholic. During her free time, she loves producing online vlogs of her chaotic travel escapades, replaying her concert recordings of Taylor Swift and Paramore, and writing poems in her secret journals.

Benjamin Sanders, News Editor

Benjamin (Ben) Sanders is a sophomore from Holland, Michigan. Prior to his position, Ben wrote as a Staff Writer for the paper. Outside of the newsroom, he is involved in the First Year Mentor Program, Sigma Chi Fraternity, and Pre-Surgical Club. In his free time, Ben enjoys working out, listening to music, or catching up on the newest Wes Anderson film. 

Samantha Cox, Production Manager

Samantha (Sam) Cox is a sophomore from Greenwood, Indiana. She is majoring in Design Studies and English Writing with a intended minor in Film and Media Studies. On campus, Sam is a Media Fellow and a part of Delta Gamma. In her free time she enjoys feeding the campus cats, playing video and board games and watching football (Go Seahawks). She is so excited to be Production Manager and is looking forward to the semester!

Truc Nguyen, Audience Engagement Manager

I am a junior majoring in Computer Science and Economics. I have been working with The DePauw for 4 semesters and have tried different positions ranging from daily writer, and digital editor to audience engagement. Besides helping new students with their papers as well as photos, I love to use our social media to reach more people, not only students but also alumni who care about DePauw. Besides The DePauw, I am a Computer Science STEM guide, CPC, and a tutor at Q center,  I am also a part of Science Research Fellow and a co-president of Women in Computer Science. If you see me, I am either solving coding problems or cooking.

Linh Le, Assistant Audience Engagement Manager 

Phuong Anh (Camille) Nguyen, Business Manager

Fiona Sipple, Multivisual Editor

My name is Fiona Sipple, I'm from northern NJ and I'm a Jr at DePauw studying History and Communications! I enjoy taking photos, reading, hiking and generally being outdoors as well as spending time with friends. Not only do I work on the newspaper but I also work at WGRE which is our college radio, Her Campus which is a collegiate blog for women. I also am a sports photographer for the athletic communications department here at DePauw!

Mai Vy (Valerie) Le, Copy Editor

Hi, my name is Valerie Le, a sophomore majoring in Business Analytics and Communications. I am also a Media Fellow and a member of Kappa Alpha Theta Sorority as well. I come from Hanoi, Vietnam, and I love going out for a walk, eating out with my friends, and driving while listening to music at night. I am so excited to be the Copy Editor at The DePauw this semester! 

Yen Do, Assistant Copy Editor

Yen Do is a sophomore from Hanoi, Vietnam majoring in Economics. Last semester, she worked as a Daily Writer for The DePauw. On campus, she's involved in the Information Technology Association Program and in Alpha Chi Omega Sorority. In her spare time, she enjoys watching series on Netflix, listening to music, and working out.

Jill Ahrendt, Development and Sustainability Editor

Quan (Quantum) Nguyen, Staff Writer

I am Quan Nguyen (you can call me Quantum), a rising junior from Vietnam, majoring in Education Studies and (potentially) Economics. Outside of classrooms, you can usually find me at the GCPA studio with my fellow dancers at X-Cell Dance Team. Dancing has become an inseparable part of me as it helps me explore myself as an artist, a leader, a learner, and an educator. My involvements on campus also include the Management Fellows, Center for Diversity & Inclusion, and Vietnamese Student Association. As a staff writer at The DePauw, I aim to contribute my knowledge, skills, and dedication to join in the voices of DePauw students, faculty members, and staff regarding the academic curriculum, on-campus organizations, and university policies towards a more diverse, inclusive, and equitable learning environment.

Robert (Parker) Passarelli, Staff Writer

My name is Parker Passarelli and I am a junior Biochemistry major with a minor in Spanish. I am from Carmel, Indiana and my entire mom's side of the family went to DePauw. My interests include anything sports related, scientific research, and cars.

Francisco Avila, Staff Writer

Sal Martoglio, Staff Writer 

Trevor Newman, Daily Editor

Trevor Newman is a junior English writing major from Muskegon, Michigan. Outside of The DePauw, Trevor is the vice president of his fraternity, Sigma Alpha Epsilon. In his free time, Trevor enjoys listening to music and podcasts, talking about Detroit sports, getting drinks from Cafe Roy, and getting together with friends.

Dahye (Jessica) Seo, Daily Editor

My name is Jessica (Dahye) Seo, a sophomore from South Korea. I am majoring in Neuroscience with a minor in Psychology. Outside of The DePauw, I’m a part of Science Research Fellow and Symphonic Band. In my free time, I like to play piano and guitar, read books, and hangout with my friends. 

Morgan Brown, Daily Editor

Kisa Tamai, Daily Editor

Nargis Kachrumathur, Daily Editor