2017-2018 Staff

Genevieve Ick

Genevieve Ick is the Assistant Editor-In-Chief of the Glen Bard. She is a junior who enjoys reading and writing. She loves music, and plays the viola in orchestra as well as the piano in her free time. Beyond writing for the newspaper,...

Abby Hoffman

Abby Hoffman loves to write and has been involved in the newspaper since she was a freshman. She writes a Senior Spotlight column where she interviews a specific senior every month to learn more about the special talents they...

PJ Knapke

PJ Knapke is a senior at Glenbard West and a Columnist this year for the newspaper. His focus on is on film-related content, particularly reviews. He is also involved in Varsity Soccer, Model UN, STEM Club, The Write Place, and...

Sean Swikle

Sean Swikle loves being a part of The Glen Bard as the Graphic Designer/Video Editor and Theatre Liaison. He is currently a sophomore and is involved in theatre, choir, newspaper, MAWI, eco club, and student council. In Sean's...

Emma Blackwell

Emma Blackwell is senior at West and is both the Editor-in-Chief of The Glen Bard and a columnist. Her main column is called "Artist's Corner" and covers a variety of projects within the art classes at West. You can also find oth...

Ellie Ostroff

I’m the Glen Bard’s Assistant Editor-in-Chief and a junior at Glenbard West. This year is my second year on the Editorial Board. I play field hockey and chess, and I also participate in Science Olympiad. Other things that...

Aliyah Mohiuddin

Aliyah Mohiuddin is currently an editor and columnist for The Glen Bard. Her current column is called "Hidden Stars at West," featuring different students and staff, providing insight into who they are. Aside from writing, she...

Mary Swikle

Mary loves writing for The Glen Bard and is now a columnist. She offers the inside scoop on all things West and spreads information directly from Student Council.

Molly Molloy

Molly has been writing for the newspaper for her whole time at West and Is now a columnist for the Glenbard! She enjoys writing about the history of the school!

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