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Ally Chase (she/her)

Editor-in-Chief

Ally is a third-year from Massachusetts, studying Psychology and English. She loves espresso drinks, reading memoirs, and writing letters. She is hopeful that someday she will see a moose.


Clara Rosarius (she/her)

Editor-in-Chief, Media, Layout and Arts

Clara is a third-year from Germany and New York City, majoring in Creative Writing and English with a minor in Music. She enjoys reading picture books and plans to adopt two cows and a donkey at some point in the future. 


Gillian Sutliff (she/her)

Editor-in-Chief, Communications

Gillian is a senior from Brooklyn, New York, majoring in English and History. Her basement contains every book she’s read since age six.


Emily Rigby (she/her)

General Editor

Emily is a third-year English and Creative Writing student from Toledo, Ohio. She tells herself that her compulsive journaling habit is really just an exercise in The Memoir, and she has nearly every Leonard Cohen song committed to memory. Some might say she’s too vulnerable on her Spotify account.


Evie Ford (she/her)

General Editor

Evie is a third year student studying History and Journalism at Oberlin. She enjoys drinking tea, reading with her cats, and the first moments of consciousness in the morning. 


Saffron Forsburg (she/her)

General Editor

Saffron—just like the spice—is a third-year English major and over-caffeinated painter from Southeast Texas. In her snatches of free time, she enjoys reading and constructing melodramatic prose poems, dancing very poorly with her punk-y friends, nursing her paperback collection, and riding her broken bike, Duchess, really really fast.


Hayden / Haze Doleys (she/her)

Head Copy Editor & Assistant General Editor

Haze is a first-year student from Acworth, Georgia who hopes to double major in Creative Writing and Politics.  She loves sea turtles, bunnies, rock and emo music, Stevie‘s proper thick cinnamon rolls, and most cereals.


Erika Scharf (she/her)

Assistant General Editor

Erika is a first-year from Niles, Ohio, planning to major in English and minor in French. She loves to write, especially creative writing, and enjoys music and theater. 


Shira Friedman-Parks (she/her)

Arts & Layout Editor

Shira is a second-year from Chicago, Illinois, studying Psychology. Her favorite smells are cinnamon and vanilla. She would like to thank her two gargoyles, Chester and Sherwood, for watching over her. 


Nell Beck ’21 (she/her)

Editor-in-Chief Emeritus

Nell graduated from Oberlin with a degree in English. She currently lives in New York and will be moving to London (fulfilling a Harry Potter-induced childhood fantasy) in the fall to pursue a Masters in art history.


Sam Schuman ’21 (he/him)

Editor-in-Chief Emeritus

Sam graduated from Oberlin with a degree in History, French, and English. He currently lives in the New York metro area, where he likes to sit in parks and sometimes also sit indoors.