Harker Aquila

2018-2019 Staff

Catherine Feng

Catherine Feng (10) is the assistant copy editor for the Winged Post. This is her second year on staff, and she hopes to improve her journalistic skills and contribute to Harker journalism. In her free time, she enjoys playing v...

Alysa Suleiman

Alysa Suleiman (10) is a sports reporter for Harker Aquila. For her second year on staff, she's excited to highlight the entire Harker community by covering as many events as possible as well as continuing to develop her own ...

Jay Thilking

Jay Thilking is a freshman. This is his first year on staff. He enjoys both fiction and factual writing and was a reporter for the school newspaper at his previous school, so he wants to continue this in Harker. Besides journalism,...

Arely Sun

Arely Sun (10) is the co-lifestyle editor of the Winged Post. This is her second year on staff. In the future, she hopes to contribute to Harker publications while improving her reporting, photography and writing skills. ...

Esha Gohil

Esha Gohil (10) is a profiler for the Humans of Harker team. This is her second year on staff, and she is looking forward to expanding her scope of the journalistic lifestyle through new writing and interviewing techniques, de...

Irene Yuan

Irene Yuan (10) is the assistant photo editor of the Winged Post and Aquila. This is her second year on staff and she is looking forward to improving and expanding her photography and videography skills this year. In her f...

Alyssa Tomberg

Alyssa Tomberg (9) works on the journalism team. She loves learning about different opinions and letting people's voices be heard. Alyssa also enjoys caring for succulents and other small plants, as well as baking, reading, writing,...

Mark Hu

Mark Hu (10) is the STEM editor of the Winged Post. This is his second year on staff, and he hopes to learn more designing and improve as a reporter. In his free time, he enjoys playing baseball and spending time with his family....

Gloria Zhu

Gloria Zhu (9) is a reporter for the Winged Post, and this is her first year on staff. She enjoys playing volleyball and in her free time, drawing and watching movies....

Hunter Tucker

Mara Tucker (10) is a sophomore in her first year of journalism. She enjoys reading, listening to podcasts, snuggling with her cats and doing the New York Times crossword in her spare time. She also enjoys writing, but is a terr...

Lucy Ge

Lucy Ge (10) is the assistant news editor for the Winged Post. This is her second year on staff, and she’s looking forward to writing a variety of articles this year. Outside of journalism, she likes to play volleyball and cl...

Muthu Panchanatham

Muthu Panchanatham (10) is a sports reporter for the Winged Post. He hopes to write many articles and take many photos this year. His hobbies include soccer, swimming and sleeping....

Erica Cai

Erica Cai (10) is a profiler for the Humans of Harker team. This is her second year on staff. She hopes to expand her journalistic knowledge and dabble in video this school year. In her free time, she likes to experience Jap...

Emily Tan

Emily Tan (10) is the assistant features editor for the Winged Post. This is her second year on staff, and she hopes to improve on writing and work more on design and illustrations. In her free time, she enjoys drawing and sp...

Nicole Tian

Nicole Tian (10) is the co-lifestyle editor for the Winged Post. This is her second year on staff, and she hopes to practice design and develop her skills as a reporter. In her free time, Nicole loves to read, learn new languages...

Vishnu Kannan

Vishnu Kannan (10) is the sports editor for the Winged Post. This is his second year on staff. This year, he hopes to become a better photographer and learn more about design. In his free time, he enjoys playing volleyball an...

Sriya Batchu

Sriya Batchu (10) is a reporter for Harker Aquila and the Winged Post. She is really excited about being part of the staff and writing for the site. In her free time she likes to read, spend time with her family and friends and ...

Varsha Rammohan

Varsha Rammohan (11) is the co-managing editor of Harker Aquila. This is her third year on staff, and she likes journalism since she can meet new people and stay connected with current events. Outside of journalism, she is on...

Michael Eng

Michael Eng (10) is a reporter for Harker Aquila and the Winged Post, and this is his third year on staff. His favorite part of journalism is the satisfaction from finishing a graphic or a video. His second favorite (albeit a very ...

Aditya Singhvi

Aditya Singhvi (11) is the co-sports editors for Harker Aquila. This is his 3rd year on staff. This year, he hopes to continue improving as a journalist and covering Harker athletics. Outside of journalism, he enjoys running ...

Arushi Saxena

Arushi Saxena (11) is the news editor of the Winged Post. This is her third year on staff, and she hopes to develop her skills as a writer, photographer and journalist overall. In her free time, she enjoys playing the guitar, kickb...

Eric Fang

Eric Fang (12) is the co-editor-in-chief for the Winged Post. This is his fourth year in Harker journalism, and he hopes to hone his skills as both a writer and journalist in the near future. He wrestles and throws shot-put a...

Anika Rajamani

Anika Rajamani (12) is a reporter for the Winged Post. This is her fourth year on staff. Outside of journalism, she loves to dance. Anika also loves to play softball. She enjoys drawing, listening to music and hanging out with...

Nicole Chen

Nicole Chen (12) is Harker Aquila's Editor-in-Chief. She joined the journalism program in her freshman year as a reporter and became features editor as a sophomore. Nicole enjoys working with other members on staff to produce r...

Anjay Saklecha

Anjay Saklecha (12) is the Senior Winged Post Copy Editor and Columnist. This is his fourth year on staff. He was the Copy Editor last year and former features editor and sports editor in his sophomore year for Harker Aquila. He enj...

Anna Vazhaeparambil

Anna Vazhaeparambil (11) is the co-sports editor for Harker Aquila. This is her third year on staff, and she hopes to grow as a sports reporter and photographer. In her free time, she enjoys reading, playing lacrosse and spen...

Jin Tuan

Jin Tuan (12), co-design editor of the Winged Post, is a brown paper bag going through senior year. You're not quite sure what's in it, but whatever the contents are, they're good solely because they're in that brown paper bag,...

Arya Maheshwari

Arya Maheshwari (11) is the co-managing editor of Harker Aquila. This is his third year on staff, and he's looking forward to developing his writing skills and editing some awesome and intriguing pieces in STEM. Arya enjoys runn...

Kushal Shah

Kushal Shah (10) is a sports reporter for the Winged Post. This is his third year on staff. Outside of Harker journalism, he enjoys playing tennis, basketball and reading spy fiction. He is also an enthusiastic Dubs fan....

Saloni Shah

Saloni Shah (11) is the editor-in-chief of Humans of Harker. This is her third year on staff. She loves to spend time with the rest of the staff and reporting on various topics, ranging from STEM to political activism. She is a...

Prameela Kottapalli

Prameela Kottapalli (12) is the Editor-in-chief of the Winged Post. She enjoys spending time with her fellow staff members and telling people’s stories. One of her favorite aspects of being a journalist is raising awareness about important issues, ...

Nina Gee

Nina Gee (12) is the co-design editor for the Winged Post. This is her fourth year on the Harker Journalism staff. An aspiring filmmaker and avid storyteller, Nina hopes to continue telling the stories of her peers through im...

Jessie Wang

Jessie Wang (12) is the senior copy editor for the Winged Post and Harker Aquila. This is his fourth and final year on staff, and he hopes to continue his work and pass down his skills and the torch of Harker Journalism to a f...

Kathy Fang

Kathy Fang (12) is the editor-in-chief of Harker Aquila. This is her fourth year on staff. From covering local marches and protests to initiating Harker Aquila's 2020 Elections coverage project in January 2019, Kathy hopes to...

Gloria Zhang

Gloria Zhang (12) is the co-editor-in-chief for the Winged Post. This is her fourth year on staff. She hopes to continue her passion for sharing stories as a journalist and writer. In her free time, she enjoys traveling the w...

Vivian Jin

Vivian Jin (10) is a second-year reporter for Harker Journalism. She loves journalism for the exhilaration of spreading truth and the clear efficiency it brings to her otherwise chaotic life. She is always up for an adventure ...

Irina Malyugina

Irina Malyugina (11) is the photo editor of Harker Aquila and the Winged Post. This is her third year on staff. She has a passion for visual storytelling and would love to expand her knowledge of videography this year. Outside...

Sara Yen

Sara Yen (11) is the features editor for the Winged Post. For her third year on staff, she hopes to continue to grow as a journalist and designer. In her free time, Sara loves to adventure with friends and family and play lacro...

Srinath Somasundaram

Srinath Somasundaram (11) is the opinion editor of the Winged Post. This is his third year on staff, and he aims to improve his designing abilities and realizing a distinct writing style. Outside of journalism, Srinath enjoys p...

Anmol Velagapudi

Anmol Velagapudi (11) is a reporter for Harker Aquila. He enjoys journalism because he likes taking photos and being "on the scene." Outside of journalism, Anmol enjoys taking even more photos, playing basketball, practicing karate...

Katherine Zhang

Katherine Zhang (12) is the co-editor-in-chief of the Winged Post, and this is her fourth year on staff. Kat most enjoys seeing the paper come together and bonding with her fellow journalism staff members. When she's not in the ...

Helen Yang

Helen Yang (12) is the Arts & Entertainment Columnist for Harker Aquila and Winged Post. She sees journalism as an opportunity to interact with and understand the community around her. In her free time, she enjoys reading,...

Ryan Guan

Ryan Guan (12) is the executive news editor for Harker journalism. Ryan has been on staff since starting high school, having previously served as a Wingspan senior staff writer, a Wingspan designer, a Winged Post copy editor a...

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