Team

Paxtyn Merten

Editor-in-Chief

Paxtyn is the editor-in-chief of The Huntington News and a second-year journalism and data science student at Northeastern. She has been a reporter and editor for independent school publications for more than five years. Paxtyn previously served as the deputy city editor and campus editor of The Huntington News and as the editor-in-chief of her high school's nationally recognized, independent, student-run news publication, The Hawkeye. Throughout her journalistic career she has covered breaking news, such as protests and bomb threats, as well as more in-depth features and profiles. She has done several data projects and has a particular interest in focusing on data journalism in her career.

Hannah Bernstein

Managing Editor

Hannah is the managing editor of The Huntington News and a second-year journalism and environmental science double major at Northeastern. Besides her work at The News, she is a reporting fellow for New Voices Magazine, a national Jewish publication. She also writes features for NUSci Magazine, Northeastern’s student-run science magazine. As you can probably tell, she likes writing about science. If climate change doesn’t terrify you, you’re doing it wrong.

Glenn Billman

Multimedia Manager

Glenn is a second-year environmental studies and economics major at Northeastern University and the multimedia manager of The Huntington News. She has also served as a staff writer, deputy campus editor and self-appointed head chef of The News. During her tenure on staff, she has covered student activism, breaking news, the Boston arts scene and Northeastern’s women’s swim and dive team. Originally from the San Francisco Bay Area, she is confused about “seasons,” “snow” and “no converse in the winter.”

Michelle Lee

Design Editor

Michelle is a fourth-year graphic design major serving as the design editor for The Huntington News. She is an avid matcha enthusiast from Hong Kong. Michelle has a passion for newspaper and print design, as she previously worked at the Boston Globe designing for the newspaper and magazine.

Cheyenne Tang

Web Manager

Cheyenne is the web manager for The Huntington News. She is a first-year graphic design and media screen studies combined major. Despite her position, she actually has no computer science experience and is interested in learning more about web design. In her first semester at Northeastern, she dabbled in writing for other publications before she ventured onto bigger things. She hopes to write for the Huntington News later in her college career.

Shaina Richards

Business Manager

Shaina is the business manager of the Huntington News and a fourth-year communications major with a business administration minor. Before transferring to NU, she received her associate’s degree in journalism. She’s worn many hats as a newspaper editor, television production assistant and even dabbled in human resources and public relations. During her spare time she makes mad money at Earl’s, runs, and reads, a lot. Her next co-op will be taking her to Palo Alto where she will be part of a global marketing team.

Olivia Arnold

Social Media Manager

Olivia is a fourth-year journalism major with minors in political science and international affairs. She has been involved with The Huntington News since the first semester of her freshman year and served as editor-in-chief in spring 2017. Olivia is most passionate about covering politics, social justice movements and women’s issues. She most recently worked a co-op in Jodhpur, India, at a girls' education nonprofit. She has also worked at The Boston Globe. In her free time, she mentors elementary-aged girls in Boston through Northeastern’s Strong Women Strong Girls.

Morgan Lloyd

Campus Editor

Morgan is the campus editor for the Huntington News and a first-year journalism major with a music minor. He previously worked as a staff writer for The News and was the copy editor for his high school yearbook, the Laker Log. He has also written for KBOO Community Radio in his hometown of Portland, Oregon. He has covered student activism, administration policy, protests and breaking news on campus.

Patrick Burgard

Deputy Campus Editor

Patrick is a fourth-year journalism major and the deputy campus editor for The Huntington News. In his three years at The News, Patrick has written for the campus, city, lifestyle and sports sections. In 2016, he was the beat writer for the conference-champion women’s soccer team. Patrick enjoys writing about local politics, public transportation and urban development.

Katie McCreedy

City Editor

Katie is the city editor for the Huntington News. She was previously a staff writer for the city section. Katie is a first-year health science major with a minor in journalism who is also on the pre-med track. In high school, she was the editor-in-chief of her school's student newspaper and the student-run science publication curiousSCIENCEwriters for two years. Outside of The Huntington News, Katie is a health educator for Peer Health Exchange, a Husky Ambassador for Northeastern Admissions and a writer for NUSci Magazine. Katie is passionate about science journalism and public health. She also plays intramural soccer and is an avid fan of the sport. She is from Morristown, New Jersey.

Charlie Wolfson

Deputy City Editor

Charlie is the deputy city editor for The Huntington News, and previously served as a staff writer and a sports columnist. Since joining The News in fall 2016, he's covered local politics, environmental activism and legislation, campus events, NCAA basketball and the Beanpot. He's also a technical journalist and writer for the Northeastern College of Engineering and formerly was a features intern at Metro Boston. His hobbies include watching hockey and baseball, doing the NYT crossword puzzle every morning and traveling. His hometown is Pittsburgh, where he happily resides when not in Boston or working at a summer camp in northeast Ohio.

Kiana Jones

Lifestyle Co-Editor

Kiana is a lifestyle co-editor of The Huntington News and a second-year journalism and communication studies double major at Northeastern. Kiana’s journalism career began in high school where she led her school’s yearbook for four years. Outside The News, she is the president of the Society of Professional Journalists chapter at Northeastern and an editor for The Cauldron. Intrigued by adventure and challenges, Kiana’s passions have always been traveling, athletics, photography and videography.

Samuel Kim

Lifestyle Co-Editor

Samuel is a lifestyle co-editor of The Huntington News. He is a second-year journalism and English combined major at Northeastern. Samuel previously served as a news correspondent for The Huntington News and as the news and opinion editor of his high school's news publication, The Falcon Quill. Throughout his journalistic career, he has covered breaking news, such as rallies and the election of his high school's new headmaster, as well as more in-depth features including a long-form piece on gentrification in neighborhoods surrounding Northeastern. Samuel is especially interested in focusing on activist journalism and photojournalism for his career.

Calli Remillard

Sports Editor

Calli is a second-year journalism and sociology double major at Northeastern. Growing up in Boston, Calli has always been an avid sports fan. Before taking the position as sports editor, she also served as the social media manager and a staff writer, covering the men’s ice hockey beat since her freshman year. In addition to covering sports, Calli has covered breaking news, the graduate student union at Northeastern and events within the Northeastern Athletics Department.

John Hagerty

Deputy Sports Editor

John is the deputy sports editor for The Huntington News and a second-year economics and business administration combined major with a concentration in management information systems. John started writing for The News in fall 2017 and covered the women’s swimming and diving team and the women’s basketball team before transitioning into an editorial role. He is from Washington, D.C. and has interests in the NBA and the intersection of sports and social justice.

Ysabelle Kempe

Opinion Editor

Ysabelle is the opinion editor of The Huntington News. She is a first-year journalism major, and is also completing minors in film production and data science. Aside from working at The News, Ysabelle is also a member of Northeastern’s club equestrian team.

Riley Robinson

Photo Editor

Riley is a first-year student pursuing a double major in journalism and international affairs. Before beginning as the photo editor this semester, she was a staff writer and photographer for The News. She often wrote for the city section covering protests, arts events, and local TEDx conferences. She also photographs for The Avenue, Northeastern’s student-run fashion magazine. Riley is originally from southwestern Connecticut, but enjoys exploring new cities whether it’s Boston or Athens. She also enjoys houseplants, romantic comedies and running along the Charles.

Alex Melagrano

Deputy Photo Editor

Alex is the deputy photo editor for The Huntington News, and a fourth-year computer science and cognitive psychology major. Over the past 2+ years on the photography staff, he’s photographed countless protests, the past three Beanpot championships, the opening of the ISEC and a number of concerts across the Boston area. He also enjoys old film cameras, handmade pasta, rock climbing and classic cars.

Albert Tamura

Assistant Photo Editor

Albert is the assistant photo editor for The Huntington News, and a second-year architecture student. Albert started on the photo staff in fall 2017 has photographed various sports, speaker events, and concerts for The Huntington News. In his free time, (which doesn’t actually exist because he’s an architecture major) Albert enjoys running, film cameras and fashion. He is from Tokyo, Japan.

Thomas Herron

Sports Columnist

Thomas is a sports columnist and writer for The Huntington News. He is a first-year journalism and economics double major at Northeastern. Thomas is from Waltham, just outside of Boston. He hopes to pursue a career in sports-oriented journalism as well.

Allie Kuo

Lifestyle Columnist

Allie is the lifestyle columnist for The Huntington News and a first-year communication studies major at Northeastern. She also writes and photographs for The Avenue, Northeastern’s quarterly fashion magazine, and represents the university through Husky Ambassadors. She is a firm believer that no outfit is complete without big earrings, that there is never a wrong time for ice cream and that using the incorrect form of their/they’re/there is utterly unforgivable. When not in school, there’s a good chance she’s at the beach (in the summer!) or scoping out the latest Instagram-worthy spot in town.

Maria Lovato

Editorial Columnist

Maria is a first-year editorial columnist, writing a column every other week in the opinion section. She is a journalism major with minors in international affairs and criminal justice. Along with writing columns about topics she is passionate about, Maria is also a copy editor for The News.

Jasmine Heyward

Editorial Columnist

Jasmine is an editorial columnist for The Huntington News and a third-year journalism student with a minor in international affairs. She joined The News as an student government beat reporter, and now focuses her column on campus policies and elections. Along with her column, she freelances for various outlets around the country, usually writing about underrepresented cultures or the impact of policy systems on marginalized communities.

Paxtyn Merten

Paxtyn Merten

Editor-in-Chief

Paxtyn Merten

Editor-in-Chief

Hannah Bernstein

Hannah Bernstein

Managing Editor

Hannah Bernstein

Managing Editor

Glenn Billman

Glenn Billman

Multimedia Manager

Glenn Billman

Multimedia Manager

Michelle Lee

Michelle Lee

Design Editor

Michelle Lee

Design Editor

Cheyenne Tang

Cheyenne Tang

Web Manager

Cheyenne Tang

Web Manager

Shaina Richards

Shaina Richards

Business Manager

Shaina Richards

Business Manager

Olivia Arnold

Olivia Arnold

Social Media Manager

Olivia Arnold

Social Media Manager

Morgan Lloyd

Morgan Lloyd

Campus Editor

Morgan Lloyd

Campus Editor

Patrick Burgard

Patrick Burgard

Deputy Campus Editor

Patrick Burgard

Deputy Campus Editor

Katie McCreedy

Katie McCreedy

City Editor

Katie McCreedy

City Editor

Charlie Wolfson

Charlie Wolfson

Deputy City Editor

Charlie Wolfson

Deputy City Editor

Kiana Jones

Kiana Jones

Lifestyle Co-Editor

Kiana Jones

Lifestyle Co-Editor

Samuel Kim

Samuel Kim

Lifestyle Co-Editor

Samuel Kim

Lifestyle Co-Editor

Calli Remillard

Calli Remillard

Sports Editor

Calli Remillard

Sports Editor

John Hagerty

John Hagerty

Deputy Sports Editor

John Hagerty

Deputy Sports Editor

Ysabelle Kempe

Ysabelle Kempe

Opinion Editor

Ysabelle Kempe

Opinion Editor

Riley Robinson

Riley Robinson

Photo Editor

Riley Robinson

Photo Editor

Alex Melagrano

Alex Melagrano

Deputy Photo Editor

Alex Melagrano

Deputy Photo Editor

Albert Tamura

Albert Tamura

Assistant Photo Editor

Albert Tamura

Assistant Photo Editor

Thomas Herron

Thomas Herron

Sports Columnist

Thomas Herron

Sports Columnist

Allie Kuo

Allie Kuo

Lifestyle Columnist

Allie Kuo

Lifestyle Columnist

Maria Lovato

Maria Lovato

Editorial Columnist

Maria Lovato

Editorial Columnist

Jasmine Heyward

Jasmine Heyward

Editorial Columnist

Jasmine Heyward

Editorial Columnist