Meet the Staff

Managing Editor

Hi, I’m Ahmed Ahmed, a senior in the Culinary and Hospitality Program. This is my third year on the staff. I’m a Research Assistant at the UBI Center and a Senior Researcher at the Mission for American Resolve, a student-managed think tank. I like writing about economics, current affairs, history and nerd culture.

Staff Writer

Hi, I'm Alyssa and this is my first year in Journalism and I'm a staff writer. I'm excited to expand on my writing skills outside of English class.

Cartoonist

Howdy! I'm Arcade and I'm a staff writer for the Southwest Shadow this year. This is my first year in journalism and I hope to produce my own comics this year.

Staff Writer

Hey, I'm Ashley! This is my first year as a staff writer and I'm very excited to learn and experience new things.

Staff Writer

Hey! My name is Ava and I am a staff writer for the Southwest Shadow this year. This year is my first year in journalism, and I am elated to see what journalism is all about!

Staff Writer

Hey, I'm Ayma and I'm a staff writer for Southwest Shadow. This is my first year in journalism and I'm so excited.

Staff Writer

Hi I'm Crystalyn and I'm a staff writer for the Southwest Shadow this year. This is my first year in Journalism II, and I'm nervous to see what happens this year :)

Staff Writer

Hey! I'm Gray, I'm a sophomore in the Teaching & Training program and it's my first year on the newspaper staff. I'm excited to be a part of this team and I can't wait to see what it brings me. :)

Editor-in-chief

Aye! I'm Gurleen Swaich and this is my second year as EIC! This is my third year in journalism and I'm super excited to get it going and see all of the new kids trickle in their talent.

Staff Writer

Hey! My name is Hannah and I am a staff writer for the Southwest Shadow. This is my second year in journalism and I am looking forward to working in person this year!

A&E Editor

I am Jackson Bogan, I am the A&E editor and this is my third year in the journalism program.

Social Media Editor

Hi everyone! My name is Julia and this is my fourth and final year in journalism. I am the Social Media editor and I am very eager to produce unique content on both the site as well as on our social media platforms.

Multimedia Editor

Hi! I'm Juliana and I'm the multimedia editor for the Southwest Shadow. This is my fourth and final year in journalism. I'm glad to be here and excited to see my last year in person!

Staff Writer

Hey! I'm Kalista and I'm a staff writer for the Southwest Shadow this year. This is my first year in journalism, and I can't wait for whats to come!

Staff Writer

Heyo, I'm Kamiran and I'm a staff member for the Southwest Shadow. This is my fourth year in journalism, and I'm excited to see how my skills improve.

Editorial Cartoonist

Greetings and Salutations, I'm Dean, the editorial cartoonist, for the Southwest Shadow this year. This is my third year in journalism, and I'm excited to be able to put my artistic skills to use!

Staff Writer

Hi! I'm Kathryn and I'm a staff writer for the Southwest Shadow this year. This is my second year at Southwest and my first year in journalism and I'm excited to do some writing this year.

Staff Writer

Heyy! I'm Lily and this is my second year on the journalism staff. I am excited to further my skills in photography, writing, and reporting, as well as make some fun memories!

Staff Writer

Hi! I'm Lucas I am a junior, and I major in interior design. This is my first year on the Shadow.

Staff Writer

Hello everyone, my name is Madelynn and I am a staff writer for the Southwest Shadow. This is my first year of journalism and I can´t wait to see what Mr. Laporte will have for us this year. <3

Staff Writer

Hi! I'm Madison and I am a senior this year. This is only my second year in journalism, but I learned a lot last year and can't show my progress and improvements.

Features Editor

Hey guys! I'm Naila and I'm the features editor for the Southwest Shadow this upcoming school year. This is my third year in journalism and I'm so excited to perfect my writing skills, meet new people, and learn more about other writing styles!

Staff Writer

Hi, I'm Raeness and a staff editor for the Southwest Shadow this year. This is my second year in journalism and I'm looking forward to working with you all!

Opinion Editor

Hi! I’m Rhamil and I’m the opinion editor for Southwest Shadow. This year is my second year, and now that I’ve gotten familiar with the works, I’m excited to see how I handle being a new editor this year!

News Editor

Hi, I'm Tishie and I'm the News Editor. This is my second year on the staff and I can't wait to help students out with their stories. I'm so happy to be back in school and make new memories with my friends.