The Mirador

2020-2021 Staff

Allison Petek

Editor-in-Chief

I take The Mirador because it allows me to have a voice on campus. I love how there's such a large range of topics I can write about. From important news in our community to touching features or light-hearted entertainment pieces, I always get to...

Audrey Allen

Editor-in-Chief

My name is Audrey Allen and I am this year's Editor in Chief with Ally! I've taken journalism since freshman year, I was the Entertainment section editor my sophomore year and Feature section editor my junior year (that is my favorite type of arti...

Ingaborg Foutch

Feature Editor

I chose to take Mirador because I love the idea of writing about what interests me as well as having the opportunity to have my voice heard by the Miramonte student body and staff. Mirador is always one of the best parts of my day, and the class is all...

Jonathan Pham

News Editor

I take Mirador because I really enjoy using the journalistic style of writing and like having an outlet for my voice to be heard in the Miramonte community. The environment of the class is super fun and I’m excited to work with such a big class this...

Henry Hill

Sports Editor

I love being in The Mirador because it allows me to collaborate with amazing friends, a phenomenal teacher, and great editors to create a product that is enjoyed by our student body

Emma Leibowitz

Opinion Editor

I take Mirador because the class allows me to write in the journalistic style and contribute to a publication that my peers can read.

Emerson Bohlig

Staff Writer

Hi I am Emerson Bohlig and I am a senior at Miramonte High School! I am a junior writer and this is my second year in Mirador. I play lacrosse at Miramonte also!  

Nick Mollahan

Staff Writer

Hi, My name is Nick Mollahan and I am very excited about Mirador this year. I plan on writing stories on sports, entertainment, and more this year for our paper. I am a senior at Miramonte this year and will be one of the rally leaders, play baseball, a...

Riley Bird

Staff Writer

I started taking Journalism freshman year and the class environment has always been really fun. I also learned to love the journalistic style of writing. I'm super excited to go into my junior year and write articles especially in the sports...

Sophia Luo

Staff Writer

I joined Mirador because I love writing and current events. Writing is one of my favorite ways to express myself, and I get to write a lot in journalism! I've actually always wanted to be a journalist, and I love how Mirador gives me an amazing opportunity...

Grace Liu

Staff Writer

My name is Grace Liu and I am a sophomore at Miramonte High School. I decided to take Journalism 1 and then Mirador because whether it be creative storytelling, essays in English class, or articles for a newspaper, I've always loved to write. I thought...

Cayde Schmedding

Staff Writer

My name is Cayde Schmedding. I take Mirador because I love to write and I find it very important that Miramonte students are up-to-date on upcoming school and national events.

Aiden Bowen

Staff Writer

I decided to take Mirador this year because I love journalism and writing in general. Particularly the community that is around Mirador is super supportive and all around is a great team to be a part of. In the past I took Journalism One and really enjoyed...

Adrien Nibley

Staff Writer

My grandmother was the editor in chief of the UC Davis newspaper in 1953 and she inspired me to pursue journalism.

Amali Chatterjee

Staff Writer

The reason I decided to join the Mirador is because I love writing. I think Mirador is a great platform for people to get news about Miramonte happenings. I also love informing people and connecting with students from different grades.

Alexa Gutu

Staff Writer

I love the Mirador because I love the atmosphere. It's like a family, and I'm so excited to be a part of it. I also love writing about current events in the journalistic style and learning about our world. 

Carly Hoskins

Staff Writer

I took Mirador because it is fun to be a part of a class where the final product is something the rest of the school gets to enjoy as well.

Chaya Tong

Staff Writer

I took Mirador because I enjoy writing and listening to different perspectives. I am looking forward to showcasing different voices in the Miramonte community and am super excited to work on the debut of The Mirador's new podcast!   &...

Christopher Morrison

Staff Writer

I take Mirador because it gives me a great way to have a voice in the Miramonte community. The class is very unique and I’ve gotten to meet a ton of great people and I’m glad I’m able to take part in such a great program.

Erin Smith

Staff Writer

I took the Mirador because I like journalistic writing and the class dynamic seemed very fun and supportive.         ...

Kirstin Parker

Staff Writer

I enjoy Mirador because I have the freedom to write about anything. All of the staff and writers are super nice. It’s a really fun class and I can’t wait to get to know everyone better and evolve as a journalist.

Lauren Cunningham

Staff Writer

I choose to take Mirador because I really enjoy the journalistic writing style and I knew I would really like the class.          ...

Michelle Zhou

Staff Writer

I’m Michelle Zhou. Feature and news are my favorite articles to write. I joined Mirador because I wanted to explore a new style of writing. I am looking forward to printing new issues this year and the birthday fairies.

Sophia Acevedo

Staff Writer

Hi, I'm Sophia Acevedo and this is my first year being a staff writer for the Mirador. One of the main reasons I took Mirador is because I love journalistic writing and you get a lot of freedom while writing for Miramonte's newspaper. I also love how...

Malayna Chang

Staff Writer

I love journalism because it is an amazing form of communication around campus to spread awareness or report on various events that are happening around our area. I like being able to express my opinions and creativity with a different style of...

Olivia Rhee

Staff Writer

I decided to join Mirador, because the class has such a supportive environment and collaborative team of writers and editors, who teach me about how to become a journalist. I really like how Mirador gives us the freedom and opportunity...

Reagan Kaelle

Staff Writer

I took Mirador because I really enjoyed journalism 1 and writing in general, Mirador sounded like a super fun class so it was a no-brainer.

Reese Smith

Staff Writer

I joined mirador because I love to write and I was super interested in learning to write in the journalistic style. I also heard great things about the class environment as a whole, which made my decision to join the class that much easier!

Samantha Scott

Staff Writer

I have always been interested in journalistic writing and being part of Mirador is a way for me to continue to improve my writing and editing abilities. It feels great to be a part of a community of students who enjoy the same style of writing as...

Ellie Belshaw

Staff Writer

I enjoy Mirador because I’m able to write about a variety of topics and work with an amazing class. I love writing with my friends and having Ms. Gousios as a teacher. I can’t wait for a great year!

Alisha Nazar

Online-Editor-in-Chief

I chose to take Mirador because I want to write about interesting topics and cover the news of my community. I am super excited for this year and to work with new people! 

Trent Larson-Deak

Online Sports Editor

I took Mirador because I love to write about sports and news. I also really enjoy addressing important topics to our school. 

Degen Naldoza

Social Media Manager

I took Mirador because I love the class dynamic and the journalistic style of writing, it allows me to write about what I am interested in which I enjoy.

Roan Kazmierowski

Business & Managing Editor

I take Mirador because I want to be more involved in what goes on at our school. I thought that the journalistic style of writing was much more enjoyable than the typical way of writing and I had much more fun forming my articles. Mirador is now one of...

Lindsey Lewis

Entertainment Editor & Business

I like Mirador because I enjoy being able to have a voice at Miramonte and write about events that interest me. The class is super fun and I'm excited to be an editor this year!

Ania Keenan

Online News Editor

I took Mirador because I wanted to learn more about journalism. The class seemed really fun and I wanted to participate in creating something with my peers for the Miramonte community. 

Paige Mays

Online News Editor

I like Mirador because it’s an opportunity to write more and I love the journalistic style of writing. The class environment is awesome and it’s great way for me to write about things I’m passionate about. Also, writing for the Mirador allows m...

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