The Grizzly Claw

2018-2019 Staff

Diana Gonzalez

Staff Writer

Diana Gonzalez is a senior at West Campus. She took Journalism I during her sophomore year and joined the advanced news web staff her senior year. She loves to take lots of naps, read, and write whenever she has a moment. She...

Simran Atwal

Staff Writer

Simran Atwal is currently a junior at Central East High School. This is her second year in the journalism program and her first year on the advanced student news staff.  Simran enjoys extracurricular activities such as volunteering...

Jesse Herrera

Staff Writer

Jesse Herrera is a senior at West Campus. This is his second year studying journalism and his first year on the advanced news staff. He is interested in writing, interviewing, and film production.

Rylee Rodriguez

Staff Writer

Rylee Rodriguez is currently a junior at Central East High School. This is her first year being a part of the news website staff, although this is her first second year in the journalism program. She is interested in learning...

John Kipp

Staff Writer

John Kipp is a sophomore at Central East High School. He is in his second year in Journalism and his first on the Grizzly Claw staff. John loves games, books, and movies. He hopes to improve his writing and photography skills.

Mariana Hernandez

Staff Writer

Mariana Hernandez (Mari), took Journalism 1 her sophomore year and is now a junior on the news website staff. She loves writing about anything that comes to her mind. Listening to music while she's writing gives her more ideas...

Hodda Alazani

Staff Writer

Hodda Alazani is a junior at Central High School. This is her first year in the journalism program as well as her first year on the advanced news web staff.  She was recruited to the staff due to her exceptional academic accomplishments...

Alexandra Rodriguez

Staff Writer

Alexandra Rodriguez is a senior at Central High School - East Campus. This is her first year writing for the school news website and hopes to gain more writing experience. She's interested in learning more about photography and...

Lily Altamirano

Staff Writer

Liliana Altamirano is a junior at Central East High School. This is her first year in journalism and her first year on the Grizzly Claw staff. Her previous experience includes broadcasting where she shot and edited some of the...

Alyssa Rockey

Staff Writer

Alyssa Rockey is currently a junior here at Central East High School. This is her first year on the website staff, although it's her second year in the journalism program. Her pastimes include extracurricular school activities...

Cohen Perry

Staff Writer

Cohen Perry is a junior at Central High School - East Campus. This is her first year on the news staff but her second year in journalism. Cohen enjoys writing, photography, and video. In her free time, Cohen enjoys things such...

Katherine Maitre

Staff Writer

Katherine is a senior at Central High School and this is her second year in journalism. She spends her time performing in shows for Central's theatre department and volunteering with the Interact club. She also enjoys playing...

Victor Lee

Staff Writer

Victor Lee is a senior at Central East High School. This is his first year on the Grizzly Claw staff and his first year in journalism. He wants to become a video editor after high school. Victor also creates segments for the...

Anthony Kramer Robertson

Staff Writer

Anthony Kramer Robertson is a junior at Central East High School. He is in his second year in journalism and his first on the Grizzly Claw staff. Anthony loves writing and wants to expand his horizons in his articles. In his free...

Sophia Esquivel

Staff Writer

Sophia Esquivel is a junior at Central High School. This is her second year on the news staff, but her third year in journalism. She is interested in writing and photography. She has danced ballet for thirteen years and enjoys...

Paola Rivera

Staff Writer

Paola Rivera is a senior at Central High School - East Campus. She usually writes feature articles and opinion pieces.

TJ Nijhar

Staff Writer

This is senior TJ Nijhar's second year on the Grizzly Claw staff. He has been a student journalist for three years now, loves writing sports articles and hopes one day to become a professional sports broadcaster. In addition to...

Sofia Sanchez

Staff Writer

Sofia Sanchez is a senior at Central East High School. She took Journalism 1 her sophomore year and has been on The Grizzly Claw staff for two years now. She's is interested in photography, writing, and editing, but her primary...

Gavin Mancha

Staff Writer

Senior Gavin Mancha is a current honor roll student and this is his third year on the news web staff. He is an aspiring collegiate baseball player, planning to major in broadcast journalism and communications. Gavin is also on...

Alex Gonzales

Editor In Chief

Alex Gonzales is a senior at Central East High School. This is his third year in the journalism program and his second year on the Grizzly Claw staff. Alex enjoys watching and writing about film. He also enjoys drawing and playing...

Natalie Gallegos

Assistant Editor

Natalie Gallegos is a senior at Central East High School. This is her third year in journalism and her second year on the Grizzly Claw staff. Natalie enjoys singing, listening to music, reading, and writing. She hopes to become...

JT Dwiggins

Video Editor

JT Dwiggins is currently a senior at Central High - East Campus. He began his interest in journalism during his sophomore year and later joined the Grizzly Claw. This is his second year on the staff and has now become the videography...

Emily Keomany

Assistant Editor

Emily Keomany is currently a junior at Central High School - East Campus. After taking Journalism 1 her freshman year, she was recruited to join the Grizzly Claw staff due to her exceptional performance in the class. She had...

Shana Kaspian

Staff Adviser

Shana Kaspian has advised The Grizzly Claw for 16 years. In 2016, a print edition was no longer feasible, and so she, with a small staff of 11, took on the arduous task of shifting the Central High student newspaper to a web-based...

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