The Torch

2012-2013 Staff

Michael E. Cunniff

I'm Mike Cunniff, a junior journalism major and the sports editor here at the Torch. When I was a little kid, I decided I wanted to be a sports announcer when I grew up. I used to turn down the volume while my beloved Patriots...

Nicole Valente

After a great year as General Manager of the Torch, Nicole Valente will be stepping into the role of Managing Editor. As I’ve gotten to know Nicole, it has become apparent that she is more than capable of handling this role....

Anthony O'Reilly

Anthony has been one of the most, if not the most, loyal person at this paper. His passion and his dedication to reporting and production is unparalleled. In the last few weeks, he has demonstrated the qualities of a leader and...

Jessica Lise

Jess is a rock star. From the day she walked into our office, she has done anything and usually everything that needed to get done in the Business department with unmatched speed and efficiency. Her business background coupled...

Mitchell Petit-Frere

Mitch has only written for the Torch for one semester, but what he lacks in his experience, he makes up for with his natural ability coupled with his constant drive to improve. He quickly became one of my go-to writers at the...

Kieran Lynch

In the year that Kieran has written for me, he's proven to be one of the most talented and versatile journalists I've come in contact with. He's written a wide variety in sports, and now he's making the transition to lead - along...

Peter Long

I am more than positive that Peter is the perfect candidate to pass on Inferno’s legacy to. Peter has an open mind to every genre of music, films and everything regarding entertainment, and that is essential to being an editor...

Sarah Yu

As Sarah Yu says she and journalism clicked right away. Her passion for writing is what made her declare journalism as her major and begin her work on The Torch. One day, as she was sitting in the office with little to do, she...

Diamond Watts-Walker

Last year, the outgoing Art Director called Diamond “pure SWAG,” and it’s hard to argue with that. Her consistently impressive comics and illustrations keep the Torch fresh and fun every week. But her artistic talents are...

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