The online student newspaper of Vandegrift High School

Vandegrift Voice

The online student newspaper of Vandegrift High School

Vandegrift Voice

The online student newspaper of Vandegrift High School

Vandegrift Voice

2014-2015 Staff

Stephen King

Stephen King

Stephen King is a senior and a staff writer for the Vandegrift Voice. He is a member of LEGO Club and a member of the Archery Club.

Laura Figi

Laura Figi

Laura Figi (though commonly referred to just as “Figi”) is the Web Editor-in-Chief for the 2015-2016 year. She enjoys writing and competing in UIL for the journalism team. Laura is Historian of the French National Honors Society,...

Alaina Galasso

Alaina Galasso

Alaina Galasso is a senior at Vandegrift and this is her third year on the newspaper staff. She competes in journalism for Academic UIL and was previously sixth in district for Feature Writing, fourth in district for News Writing,...

Zoe Dowley

Zoe Dowley

Zoe has been on the newspaper staff for three years and loves writing and informing the school of everything that is going on throughout the year. Zoe is a senior and plans to study Social Work in college to help people who need...

Kate Murphy

Kate Murphy

Kate Murphy is a senior, she has been a writer of the Vandegrift Voice for three years. She is the current President for the Newspaper where she plans events and helps encourage her fellow students. Kate enjoys writing about sports...

Emma-Rose Floyd

Emma-Rose Floyd

Emma-Rose is a senior at Vandegrift. She has been a part of newspaper since her sophomore year. Positions she has held include Social Media Manager, and News Editor, a position she has had for two years. Emma-Rose  is also an...

Sessen Stephanos

Sessen Stephanos

Sessen Stephanos is a senior at Vandegrift and has been part of the Vandegrift Voice newspaper since her sophomore year. She is the president of the philosophy club and is involved in many student organizations. Outside of school,...

Madison Smith

Madison Smith

Madison Smith is a staff writer for the Vandegrift Voice newspaper. She is very involved in many clubs and organizations holding the title of student body president. She spends lots of time with her friends and family and is always...

Kate Murphy

Kate Murphy

Kate Murphy is a staff writer for the Vandegrift Voice since 2013. She reports on football and and many clubs at Vandegrift. Kate is a member for the girls lacrosse and involved in student council, student representative for student...

Maria Krychniak

Maria Krychniak

Maria Krychniak is a staff writer for the Vandegrfit Voice. Maria is a part of the varsity volleyball team, National Honors Society, Mu Alpha Theta, Philosophy Club, Interact Club, and Student Council where she is also the Vice...

Abby Knowles

Abby Knowles

Abby Knowles is four year member and a three year editor of the Vandegrift Voice Newspaper. She is involved in NHS, SNHS, Interact, and UIL Journalism. Her favorite stories to write are feature stories. On the weekends, she can...

Kelly Honts

Kelly Honts

Kelly Honts has been a part of the newspaper staff since her sophomore year in 2012. She is the Vice President of Vandegrift's choir program and very involved with both Student Council and NHS. In her free time Kelly has her very...

Stephen King

Stephen King

Stephen King is new to Newspaper this year. He was born in Orlando, Florida and moved to Texas in his seventh grade year. Stephen reports on International Club, he is a member of LEGO Club and C2, and he does archery.

Alaina Galasso

Alaina Galasso

Alaina Galasso is a junior at Vandegrift and this is her second year on the newspaper staff. She competes in journalism for academic UIL and is currently second in state for editorial writing. She is also involved with tech...

Emma-Rose Floyd

Emma-Rose Floyd

Emma-Rose Floyd is a junior and a second-year member of the newspaper staff. She belongs to Key Club, and dances outside of school. She is a very dedicated student, and is determined to inform her fellow students about the events...

Laura Figi

Laura Figi

Laura Figi joined the Vandegrift Voice newspaper staff this year and is the Spotlight editor for the 2014-2015 school year. She is also a part of the VTV Broadcast team. Laura is very involved in choir, French Club, and also holds...

Kevin Erm

Kevin Erm

Kevin Erm is a staff writer for the Vandergrift Voice Newspaper, he is new this year and plans on getting a degree in journalism in college in hope of becoming a professional writer for a major publication. He enjoys watching...

Zoe Dowley

Zoe Dowley

Zoe has been a part of the newspaper staff since her sophomore year and loves to write for the Vandegrift Voice. She loves cold weather, reading, writing, and her friends and family. She would like to study social work in college...

Sarah Davis

Sarah Davis

Sarah Davis is a senior at Vandegrift this year. She has been on the newspaper and yearbook staff since her sophomore year. She was also the Vandegrift I-reporter for Friday Night Fanstand. Sarah enjoys writing sports stories...

Senior Lauren Conroy gives advice to freshman based on her four years of experience at Vandegrift.

Lauren Conroy

Lauren Conroy joined the Vandegrift Voice newspaper staff this year. She is the Student Council's executive historian, a C2 platinum member and a member of the National Honor Society. In her free time she enjoys volunteering in...

Kelly Rosenblatt

Kelly Rosenblatt

Kelly Rosenblatt has been on the Vandegrift Voice newspaper staff for three years and is the Editor-in-Chief of the 2014-2015 newspaper staff. Kelly Loves sharing her opinions and news about local events with her community. Kelly...