Tessa Castor, Editor in Chief
Tessa Castor is a sophomore majoring in English with minors in leadership and journalism. Castor is from Clearwater, Kan. and is involved in Leadership, SGA, Sigma Tau Delta, and FCA, and she serves as the SGA Vice President. When Castor is not doing homework or taking photos, she enjoys reading, sleeping, and spending time with her friends. You may contact her at email@example.com.
Tanner Carlson, Assistant Online Editor
Tanner Carlson is a senior majoring in communication with an emphasis in radio and television. When he isn’t writing intriguing news stories for UpdateSC he is cheering on the Builders from the student section. Carlson is also the general manager for Jinx Radio. After graduating, he plans to go into sports broadcasting. You can contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Katherine Cox, Photography Editor
Katherine Cox is a freshman majoring in early childhood education with a minor in psychology. Cox is from Augusta, KS. Cox is involved in newspaper, ENACTUS along with track& field. When Cox is not at practice she enjoys facetiming her dog, reading a good book, and taking naps. Cox has been on a newspaper staff since high school. You may contact her at email@example.com.
Chris Campbell, Copy Editor
Chris Campbell, communication junior, is a native of Bloomington, Ind. He hopes to use his degree to be the director of creative media for a collegiate team or athletic department. After transferring from Newman University, Campbell now plays for Builder baseball. Campbell has played baseball for 17 years, and he said he believes the sport teaches learning despite failure. You may email Campbell at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cale Eirich, Social Media Editor
Cale Eirich is junior majoring in communication. Eirich is a transfer from Lincoln, NE. and plays catcher and outfield on the Builder baseball team. When he is not on the baseball field or writing sports news stories, he is faithfully following his hometown Nebraska Huskers. Eirich is also passionate about the Seattle Mariners, and Seattle-based music such as Nirvana. You may email him at email@example.com.
Madi Adams, Yearbook Staff
Madi Adams is a sophomore majoring in business administration. She is on the yearbook staff and contributes to The Collegian.
Arthur Anderson, Yearbook Staff
Arthur Anderson is a a freshman majoring in communication. He is freshman class president, and is on they yearbook staff and contributes to The Collegian.
Carlos Blocker, Staff Reporter
Carlos Blocker, communication junior, moved to Kansas from Houston, though he is originally from St Louis. His enjoys working on the radio station and playing basketball and baseball. Blocker is on the basketball team, and his other hobbies include producing music and clothes. He has performed his music, produced on Sound Cloud, and he has has created his own clothing line. You may email Blocker at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Meagan Brady, Yearbook Staff
Meagan Brady is a sophomore majoring in business in computer information. She is on the yearbook staff and contributes to The Collegian.
Daltin Brock, Staff Reporter
Daltin Brock, English junior, grew up in Winfield and graduated from Cowley College before transferring this fall. Daltin likes to read and write, and he chose his English major because he enjoys fiction. He wants to write books and publish magazines. After finishing his homework, Brock enjoys playing video games. You may email Brock at email@example.com.
JC Fuentes, Staff Reporter
JC Fuentes, is a sophomore majoring in communication. From Mexia, Texas, Fuentes plays football. In his free time, Fuentes enjoys playing video games and is on the E-Sports team. In 10 years, Fuentes would like to live in California. You may email Fuentes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Stephen Gibbs, Staff Reporter
Stephen Gibbs is a senior majoring in communication. Originally from Texas, Gibbs hopes to one day be on the radio, giving him a head-start for launching his music career. When he is not playing football, Gibbs enjoys making music and eating barbecue bacon burgers, which are his favorite food. You may email Gibbs at email@example.com.
Jordan Hall, Staff Reporter
Jordan Hall is a freshman majoring in communication. From Orlando, Fla., Hall enjoys eating shrimp and playing basketball. Hall has been playing basketball for seven years now and hopes to continue. During his free time, Hall likes to watch the Dark Knight, which he claims to be the greatest movie ever made. Hall hopes to one day become a very successful movie producer, and he truly believes his dream career can be a reality. You may email Hall at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Stacy Sparks, Faculty Adviser
Stacy Sparks has advised magazines, student newspapers and yearbooks since 1988 and has taught at Southwestern College since 2006. In addition to serving on the advising team for SCUpdate.org, she is the faculty adviser to the Collegian student newspaper and Moundbuilder yearbook.
Sparks is an associate professor of journalism and teaches photography, media law and media writing. Stacy Sparks was inducted into the College Media Association Hall of Fame in October 2015.
She is an award-winning photographer and has completed photo workshops in Colorado, Maine, Montana and New Mexico. She has shown her work in Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas and Alabama. http://stacysparks.zenfolio.com/