under construction don’t look!!
Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Maria Vesperi
AOC: Publication Studies (Specialized AOC)
Home town: Miami
Semesters spent on the Catalyst: 7
Giulia L. Heyward is a thesis student at the New College of Florida. She is also one of the editors of the school’s undergraduate research journal, Aeolus. She is the founder/photographer behind the As We Are New College Project, the Publication Relations Officer for the school’s Black Student Union and one of the members of the Black History Month Planning Committee. Her work has been previously published in publications such as Unravel, Nimbus, Columbus Monthly, and Columbus Alive!
AOC: Media & Cultural Studies (Specialized AOC)
Favorite bands: Korn, The Dixie Chicks
Zodiac sign:Cancer sun, Taurus moon, Virgo rising
Magdalene is a thesis student pursuing Media & Cultural Studies, an AOC that does not really exist here. Her main academic interests are Insane Clown Posse and Lacan. The former is the topic of her thesis. In addition to being the Tangent’s Writing Coach, she is also a contributing writer for BrooklynVegan. She has a bad habit of taking naps after 7pm. If you’re reading this, please hire me.
Copy Editor/Writing Coach
Interests: Sports, the Boston Celtics, writing, being happy
Semesters spent on the Catalyst: 8 Ryan is originally from NH, but has spent the last seven years of his life in Florida. His favorite movie is The Dark Knight, and his favorite TV show is Breaking Bad. He is tall but ironically dislikes heights. Almost always wearing kelly green.
Jordi F. Gonzalez
email@example.com Pronouns: He/Him Year: Second Home town: Ocala AOC: International Studies / French / Music Interests: Saxophone, jazz, casual running, graphic design Jacob is a second-year student interested in international relations, communications and business, and aspires to find a career that permits travel. He enjoys Goldfish crackers, electronic music production and animals of all sizes. Jacob secretly can’t wait until he’s 32 and has a husband, a labradoodle and kids. He just wants to settle down and be a rad sax dad and make his nana and gran-gran proud.
Staff Writers and Photographers
Miranda “Mana” Gale
firstname.lastname@example.org Pronouns: She/Her Year: Thesis AOC: Philosophy Home town: Indian Shores / Seminole Semesters spent on the Catalyst: This is her first semester on the Catalyst Mana enjoys coconut LaCroix, taking naps with cats, and pairing mules with perfectly fitted jeans. She blogs about food/whatever comes in front of her lens and enjoys writing short fiction about angels and Florida. Someday, she would really like take photos for weddings or fashion lookbooks or nature or something.
email@example.com Pronouns: He/Him Year: Third AOC: Human Pluralism Home town: Eugene, Oregon Semesters spent on the Catalyst: This is his first semester on the Catalyst
firstname.lastname@example.org Pronouns: He/Him Year: Thesis AOC: History Home town: Tallahassee Semesters spent on the Catalyst: This is his first semester on the Catalyst
email@example.com Pronouns: She/Her Year: Thesis AOC: Literature Home town: Key Largo Semesters spent on the Catalyst: This is her first semester on the Catalyst Azia is often found underneath her carrell in the Jane Bancroft library trying to find a comfortable position to read a book. She enjoys sailing, lemon-lime Gatorade, new office supplies, and accidentally checking out too many books, way more than she can get to before she has to return them. When not underneath her suffer cubby, she enjoys taking leisurely walks to get more lemon-lime Gatorade at the local Shell.
firstname.lastname@example.org Pronouns: She/Her Year: Third AOC: Anthropology Home town: Sarasota Zodiac: Pisces Michala enjoys writing, reading, and painting. When she is not trying to be artsy or studying anthropology, you can usually find her at the gym or listening to music whilst walking around in the blistering, Florida heat. She also loves hanging out with animals and will definitely ask to pet your dog.