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2016-2017 Staff

Jena Brosam

AHS Needle Editor In Chief

Senior, Jena Brosam is the AHS Needle editor in chief for the journalism department this year. Being in journalism has impacted her positively by making her a better writer and more comfortable talking to people she doesn't know.... 

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Noah Bruckner

AHS Needle editor

Junior, Noah Bruckner is an editor for AHS Needle this year in journalism. Bruckner edits most of the stories AHS Needle editors produce. Being in journalism has helped Bruckner be able to step outside of the box, and help him... 

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Zeke Whetstone

Editor

Junior Zeke Whetstone is an editor in the AHS Needle department in journalism. A golden moment for Whetstone this year was the IHSPA conference. Being in journalism has taught him how to open up, and talk to people he doesn't... 

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Charity Williams

Fine Arts editor

Junior, Charity Williams is the fine arts editor for AHS Needle in journalism this year. She said being in journalism has helped with her people skills, and being able to talk to people she doesn't know. Williams said, "Bhill... 

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Shelby Pelzer

Eye of the Needle anchor

Junior, Shelby Pelzer is an Eye of the Needle news anchor for the broadcasting department in journalism. A golden moment for Pelzer this year was receiving a writing award at the Drake journalism camp during the summer. Her favorite... 

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Jaxson Eden

Celebrations editor

Junior, Jaxson Eden is the celebrations editor this year for the journalism department. A golden moment for Eden this year has been making the advertisements for the Eye of the Needle broadcast with Ben Renaud. Journalism has... 

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Paige Williams

Social Media editor

Junior, Paige Williams is the social media editor for the AHS Needle department in journalism. Williams runs the AHS Needle snapchat to post the "senior snaps of the day." A golden moment for Williams this year has been "changing... 

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Dillon Sonntag

Editor

Junior, Dillon Sonntag is an AHS Needle editor this year for the journalism department. A golden moment for Sonntag this year was going to Iowa City with the journalism team. His favorite piece of work he has done was a freshman... 

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Kylie Proehl

Trojan Buzz editor

Junior, Kylie Proehl is the Trojan Buzz editor for the broadcasting department this year in journalism. A golden moment for Proehl this year was throwing the yearbook distribution party, and "getting everyone to come join and... 

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Nick Joyce

Edior

Senior, Nick Joyce is an AHS Needle editor for the journalism department. A golden moment for Joyce this year was Donald Trump getting elected. His favorite thing he's written this year was the story following up on how Eric Waldstein... 

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Cody Buchman

Sports Editor

Senior, Cody Buchman is the sports editor for AHS Needle. His favorite memory from being in journalism was doing a phone interview with Gaylord Schelling while he was harvesting. His favorite thing about the JLab is the food that... 

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Alexis Handle

EON Sports Anchor

Alexis is the Eye of the Needle sports anchor for the weekly EON broadcast. She said that being in journalism has impacted her positivity because it has allowed her to work on talking with others because she is very shy. She has... 

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Chloe Newbury

School News Editor

Chloe Newbury is the school news editor for the AHS Needle department in journalism. She said that journalism has impacted her in a positive way because it’s improved her writing and editing skills, and it’s helped her decide wh... 

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Kole Hansen

Video Editor

Junior, Kole Hansen is a technology editor for the broadcasting department in journalism. Hansen said journalism has impacted him by helping him become a more social person. His favorite memory in journalism has been going up... 

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Drake Roller

1Q 25A Editor

Senior, Drake Roller is a 1Q 25A editor this year for the journalism department. Roller's golden moment for journalism this year is "the 1Q 25A video when Raully said he won 25 gold medals at the Olympics." He said that journalism... 

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Emily Schreiner

Editor

Junior, Emily Schreiner is an editor this year for the journalism department. Schreiner said, “I just love walking into the classroom everyday and brightening everyone’s day. I also love seeing my friends. I’ve become a bet... 

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Zac Stork

Editor

Senior, Zac Stork is an editor this year for the journalism department. His golden moment for this school year has been committing to Grand View for wrestling. Journalism has impacted him by making him a better writer and improving... 

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Devin Siedlik

1Q 25A Editor

Senior, Devin Siedlik is a 1Q 25A editor this year for the journalism department. Siedlik said being in journalism has made him more of a creative person. His favorite video he's created is the bottle flipping video with Drake... 

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Trevor Wendt

Video Editor

Junior, Trevor Wendt is a video editor this year for the journalism department. A golden moment for Wendt this year has been "making videos people enjoy watching." His favorite piece of work so far has been the foreign exchange... 

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