2020 Staff

Articles and blogs authored by that staff member are linked there also.

Senior Editors

Caidyn Hutchinson, a second-year newspaper staff member

Articles by Caidyn Hutchinson

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About Me:  I’m a junior at Gull Lake High School and I am striving to pursue a career in journalism. I enjoy writing about current events both local and national along with photography. I hope to grow not only as a photographer and a writer but as a person through the experience of the newspaper staff.

Contact: 02caidyn.hutchinson@gulllakecs.org

Nick Tracy, a second-year newspaper staff member.Articles by Nick Tracy

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About Me: My name is Nicholas Tracy and this is my second year on the newspaper staff. This year I am the chief editor of the newspaper.  I enjoy writing generally, so taking newspaper allows me to expand the number of ways I can write. I like to write all articles, but prefer sports and movie reviews generally. I also play soccer on the Varsity soccer team here at Gull Lake.

Contact: 02nicholas.tracy@gulllakecs.org

Junior Editor

Anna Clinton, first-year newspaper staff member.

Articles by Anna Clinton

About Me: Hello, I am a Sophomore at Gull Lake High School. I have always had a passion for writing and love to implement that passion into journalism. It is only my first year as an editor in the newspaper but I am excited to stay on the team throughout my high school career.

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Contact: 02anna.clinton@gulllakecs.org

Adviser

Cheryl Jolin is the adviser of The Reflection and Gull Lake High School’s yearbook publications and has been for 17 years, in addition to teaching English, Writing for the Press and AP Literature.

Contact: cjolin@gulllakecs.org

Reporters
Brittney Wiley, first-year newspaper staff member.

Articles by Brittney Wiley

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About me: Hey, I go to Gull Lake High School, I am a cheerleader and I also run track. I am interested in newspaper because I love photography.

Contact: 02brittney.wiley@gulllakecs.org

Charlotte Zervic, first-year newspaper staff member.Articles by

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About Me: Hello! I am a sophomore at Gull Lake High School. I am a varsity cheerleader and I run on the varsity team for track as well. I am interested in newspaper because I have been interviewed multiple times for my athletics. The newspaper is very informative on subjects like sports because it helps one know what will come next for that sport.

Contact: 02charlotte.zervic@gulllakecs.org

Chelsey Schram, first-year newspaper staff member.

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About Me: I am currently a sophomore at Gull Lake High School. I chose to join newspaper because I have always wanted to create something for the whole school to see and this class was the best option for me. Altogether, I think it will be a fun class. I have been at Gull Lake since 3rd grade. I have 3 older brothers. I have played basketball for 8 years, freshman year was my last year of playing. I also played volleyball for 1 year in 7th grade. I love listening to music (mostly pop and rap). I also love hanging out with friends and family.

Contact: 02chelsey.schram@gulllakecs.org

Hazel Bigelow, first-year newspaper staff member.

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About Me: I am currently a Sophomore at Gull Lake. It is my second year in the Gull Lake Community Schools. I moved to Richland from Grand Rapids when I was eight years old. Besides newspaper I am also a member of the Environmental Club and the track team. I am super adventurous and outdoorsy. I love fashion and sports and I am interested in going into the business world after high school. I also have a love for traveling and trying new foods and activities.

Contact: 02hazel.bigelow@gulllakecs.org

Jonah Park, first-year newspaper staff member.Articles by Jonah Park

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About Me: I am a Junior at Gull Lake High School, and am starting my first year of newspaper at The Reflection. I hope to be able to be a fair, honest, and unbiased journalist here, reporting on both sides of whatever may be covered.

Contact: 02jonah.park@gulllakecs.org

Juan Salcedo, first-year newspaper staff member.Articles by Juan SalcedoPortfolio:

About Me: I am a sophomore at Gull Lake High School. After taking Mrs. Jolin’s Multimedia and Journalism class, I found I adored writing about topics I found interesting, so taking Newspaper was a no-brainer. I look forward to writing many articles about subjects I am passionate about.

Contact: 02juan.salcedo@gulllakecs.org

Kayla Hampton, first-year newspaper staff member.Articles by Kayla Hampton

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About Me: I am a sophomore at Gull Lake High School. I had been at Gull Lake from kindergarten to 7th grade when I moved to Portage Central Middle School. I moved back to Gull Lake halfway through 8th grade. I play volleyball, and I have been playing for 5 years. I run track events, and I am trying out for basketball this year. I have only played basketball one year, and that was in 7th grade. I like to listen to music and hangout with friends and family.

Contact: 02kayla.hampton@gulllakecs.org

Mariah Harney, first-year newspaper staff member.Articles by Mariah Harney

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About Me: I am a sophomore at Gull Lake High school. This is my first year being apart of theReflection staff, and I couldn’t be more excited! I love sharing my thoughts on environmental issues. Outside of school I love to play soccer and basketball. I also have a pretty creative side to me that varies from writing to painting.

Contact: 02mariah.harney@gulllakecs.org

Michael Hamp, first-year newspaper staff member.Articles by Michael Hamp

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About Me: I am a sophomore at Gull Lake High School. I have 5 siblings that are all younger than me. I play 3 sports, volleyball, basketball, and I run track.

Contact: 02michael.hamp@gulllakecs.org

Molly Clark, first-year newspaper staff member.Articles by Molly Clark

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About Me: I’m a junior at Gull Lake High School. I enjoy writing, taking pictures and traveling. I would like to pursue writing and turn it into my profession.

Contact: 02molly.clark@gulllakecs.org

Morgan Manuszak, first-year newspaper staff member.Articles by Morgan Manuszak

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About Me: I’m a senior at Gull Lake and this is my first year on staff for The Reflection. I enjoy writing about the arts and how they impact our community. I’ve always enjoyed English classes at school and want to see where my writing will take me through this new outlet. I’m excited to be working for the paper and am currently focusing my writing on entertainment features.

Contact: 02morgan.manuszak@gulllakecs.org

Nyla Stanley, first-year newspaper staff member.

Articles by Nyla Stanley

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About Me: I am a sophomore at Gull Lake High School. I have gone to Gull Lake since kindergarten. I play volleyball and soccer on my downtime when I am not doing my school work. I also enjoy to hang out with my friends and listen to music. I joined newspaper because I feel like I go to a lot of events after school and in the community, so why not write about them in a class?

Contact: 02nyla.stanley@gulllakecs.org

Rylee Hovanec, first-year newspaper staff member.

Articles by Rylee Hovanec

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About Me: I am a sophomore at Gull Lake High School. I play volleyball, basketball, and I run track. I live with my mom, dad, and I have a cat. I enjoy playing sports and I have been playing them most of my life. I like to hangout with friends and family, watch TV/movies, listen to music and relax.

Contact: 02rylee.hovanec@gulllakecs.org

Shamiel Hollins, first-year newspaper staff member.

Articles by Shamiel Hollins

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About Me: Hello, I am a senior at Gull Lake High School. I’ve been going to Gull Lake since the seventh grade and have always played sports for Gull Lake since. I like to stay physically involved in many extracurricular activities in and outside of school.

Contact: 02shamiel.hollins@gulllakecs.org

Syann Hollins, first-year newspaper staff member.

Articles by Syann Hollins

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About Me: I am a junior at Gull Lake High School, and I chose this class because I wanted to get better at videography and photography/photoshop. I enjoy writing, editing, and I also hope to improve those skills. I’m interested in writing about community activities and maybe a few sports.

Contact: 02syann.hollins@gulllakecs.org