The Mirador

2019-2020 Staff

Juliet Adams

Editor-in-Chief

I take Mirador because I enjoy the journalistic style of writing and I like having a voice in the Miramonte community. ...

Lauren Nixon

Editor-in-Chief

I take Mirador because I like being able to start and influence conversation around campus and take a localized stance on bigger issues in our country and the world. I am excited to see the new dynamic of the class this year because this is the...

Nicole Van Stralen

Entertainment Editor

I take Mirador because I enjoy writing about current events that are relevant to my peers. I love the class community and I'm excited to help out the new students this year!   ...

Audrey Allen

Feature Editor

I take Mirador because I love the variety and fun of journalistic writing and being able to publish my work for the Miramonte community to see! I am excited to be the Feature section editor this year and for all of the new faces in our class. ...

Mackenzie Forkas

News Editor

I love writing and getting to share important news about Miramonte and the Bay Area. I'm excited to hear all of the new ideas new staff members have and seeing the changes the paper will be making over the next year. Everyone on the Mirador sta...

Peyton Smith

Sports Editor

I decided to take Mirador because I love the journalistic style of writing. It is also the perfect place for me to express my creativity, opinions, and make changes in our area if needed. I'm very excited to work with such a big class and edit ...

Pema Duffy

Managing Editor

I took Mirador to improve my writing skills in a really fun environment and I also really enjoy writing in the journalistic style. ...

Cayley O'Brien

Opinion Editor

I love Mirador because journalism is one of the most powerful and effective forms of communication in today's society. I think it's important that Miramonte students know what's going on around school throughout the year, and I wanted to be a p...

Riley Bird

Staff Writer

I took Mirador because I like journalistic writing and I'm exited to be apart of the Mirador staff. ...

Emerson Bohlig

Staff Writer

I had heard from a lot of people that Mirador was a really great and fun class and I also love to write and really enjoyed the style of writing in journalism one. I like that with this class we will get to have new experiences and learn differe...

Isla Burch

Staff Writer

  I take mirador because I love the positive class environment, and being able to write about important topics pertaining to Miramonte and its students and faculty. I'm very excited about this upcoming year because we have a bunc...

Matthew Carrington

Staff Writer

I took Mirador because I love writing, and it helps me stay informed about what is happening around campus and in the Lamorinda community. I am excited for Mirador Nights, and I'm excited to write articles that may appear in the paper. ...

Sally Fellner

Staff Writer

I chose to take Mirador this year because I love to write and I like how it is a different style of writing. The class is super fun and interesting! ...

Stewart Fetzko

Staff Writer

I'm excited to be part of Mirador because I enjoy researching new topics and meeting new people. ...

Ava Fischler

Staff Writer

I take Mirador because I love writing about important issues and making our Miramonte community aware of such issues. I am excited for this class because I love Mirador night and getting to know the underclassmen. ...

Ingaborg Foutch

Staff Writer

I am excited to take Mirador, and I loved journalism one last year. I love writing and working with each other. ...

Libby Hawkins

Staff Writer

I took Mirador because so many people recommended it and I have always loved reading the Mirador, so I have always wanted to be part of it. I'm excited to be able to stay on top and be aware of all of the news dealing with Miramonte. ...

Henry Hill

Staff Writer

  Mirador is a great way to be in fun environment with your friends, but still learn a lot and have fun writing in a journalistic style. I’m excited to be with the staff and learn ...

Roan Kazmierowski

Staff Writer

I decided to take Mirador because I wanted to be more involved with what was going on at our school and I thought that the journalistic style of writing was more enjoyable. ...

Ania Keenan

Staff Writer

I choose Mirador because I love writing and am excited to get to do reporting related to Miramonte. ...

Trent Larson-Deak

Staff Writer

I took Mirador because I love to write and give my opinion on the latest news. I really love Mirador because we have a lot of freedom in the class and I get report on sports news. ...

Skyler Lee

Staff Writer

I took Mirador for both the experience and my love of writing. I'm excited to both see my writing improve and to learn about how it really is to be a journalist. ...

Sara Lehman

Staff Writer

I really like to write and I am excited to have the whole school see my writing. Also I had Ms. Gousios for journalism and Honors English last year and I really liked working with her and having her as a teacher. Also my friend is taking this c...

Emma Leibowitz

Staff Writer

I take Mirador because I love being able to write journalistic pieces that are interesting and that students want to read. I like that Mirador is student-run and we all are semi-independent and have our own jobs to do. This year I am excited to...

Lindsey Lewis

Staff Writer

I took Mirador because I wanted to be involved in reporting our school's news and I enjoy being part of a collaborative group. I'm looking forward to seeing what exciting events happen at Miramonte this year. ...

Paige Mays

Staff Writer

  I decided to take Mirador because I really enjoy writing and I thought joining the Mirador would be a cool way to have more writing time and tell Miramonte students about important news! I like the Mirador class because it feel...

Degen Naldoza

Staff Writer

  I took Mirador because I love the journalistic style of writing and the freedom I have when writing my articles. ...

Alisha Nazar

Staff Writer

I took Mirador because I love to write about current events that are happening around the world and around my school. I am excited to become a better journalistic writer this year and to help contribute to the paper. ...

Jonathan Pham

Staff Writer

I'm taking Mirador because I'm interested in the journalistic style of writing, and just news and current events in general. So far I'm liking that the environment of the classroom is less like a classroom and more like a workplace. ...

Audrey Spindler

Staff Writer

I take Mirador because I like being able to report on events in our community and be in a student-run class. The best part about Mirador is being able to receive the final product, the finished paper, and hear what our peers and the community t...

Naomi Mesfin

Social Media Director

I took Mirador because I liked journalism and I enjoy writing about topics that I get to choose. Writing for the school newspaper is a privilege because the articles we write can make change since they are read by the staff and student body. I like how...

Reese Hansen

Staff Photographer

I took Mirador because I enjoy photography and wanted to be a part of the community and the paper. ...

Donia Gousios

Faculty Advisor

Mirador is the best class ever. This class is great because kids get to practice many of the skills that they will be using in their future jobs.   

Allison Petek

Online Editor

I take Mirador because I love writing about important topics that affect the Miramonte community. I’m excited to work with the rest of the staff to create an amazing paper and website!  

Helena Bardsley

Business Editor

  Mirador is a great place to write as a community and share ideas as a team. I'm excited to be able to share news with the school. ...

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