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Rory Bradley '22

Staff Reporter

Rory Bradley is a senior this year and is apart of Ambassadors, NHS, Dawg Squad, and the Dance Ensemble. She enjoys writing about fashion and what's new in student life. She aspires to be a communications major and hopes to one day be a television news broadcaster.


CC Chavez '24

Staff Reporter



Kat Fitzpatrick '23

Staff Reporter

Kat Fitzpatrick is a Junior at SUA. This is her second year as a writer at The Light. Her favorite movie is Mamma Mia! and she has a weird obsession with the Limu from those Liberty Mutual commercials.

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Heidi Gruber '23

Staff Reporter

Heidi Gruber is a junior and this is her first year writing for the Light. Heidi is involved in ambassadors, SFA, campus ministry, and Alumnae Board. In her free time, she enjoys watching movies, spending time with friends and family, and volunteering.

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Molly Gruber '23

Junior Editor

This is Molly's first year writing for The Light. She is an ambassador, member of SFA, and swimmer. In her free time she enjoys hanging out with my friends and family, reading, watching movies, and going on vacation. In the future she hopes to pursue some sort of career with English and Business. 

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Luci Hittle '22

Senior Editor

Luci is super excited for her last year at SUA and her third year as part of The Light! When not badly playing guitar or trying to talk herself out of buying Depop earrings, Luci can be found leading Feminist Club or SUP (stop by!). She's also involved in Academic Team, Ambassadors, and HOPE Squad. More often than not, she's in the theater working on one of SUA's wonderful shows! She's incredibly stoked to serve as Senior Editor for this wonderful publication and can't wait to see what this year has in store!

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Colleen Lake '23

Staff Reporter

This is Colleen's first year writing for The Light as a Junior. She currently is involved in field hockey, SUA medical society, Social Justice club, and SOS. In her free time Colleen enjoys listening to music, traveling, and spending time with friends!


Fiona Mack '22

Staff Reporter

This is Fiona's first year writing for The Light. In her free time she can be found hanging out with her friends, singing, acting, or playing tennis. Her favorite food is fondue and she loves going to melting pot with her friends. She is interested in going into Broadcast Journalism in the future.


Katie Mancini '24

Staff Reporter

Katie Mancini is a freshman. She is currently playing field hockey but is also interested in basketball and theater. She's always wanted to be a journalist so is extremely excited to get involved in The Light!

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Norah Meisch '23

Staff Reporter

This is Norah's first year writing on The Light as a junior. She never leaves campus in uniform and is passionate about music, coffee shops, and deep psychoanalysis of 90s TV series characters (particularly Gilmore Girls and Buffy: The Vampire Slayer). She can also confirm that, in life, blondes do have more fun.

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Gabriela Selva '24

Staff Reporter

Gabriela is a sophomore, and this is her second year writing for The Light. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, playing volleyball, and hanging out with her dogs. Along with The Light, she is involved in Academic Team, HALO, SOS, and Bulldog Buddies.

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Maggie Spaeth '23

Staff Reporter

This is Maggie's 2nd year writing in The Light. She is currently in her junior year and has a passion for art and an obsession with music.

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Skylar Stimson '22

Staff Reporter

Skylar is a senior this year. She is a part of NHS, The Light, The Crest, and an Ambassador. She runs cross country and enjoys yoga.

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Gracie Turner '25

Assistant Editor

Gracie is thrilled for her freshman year at SUA and to be part of The Light. She is on the SUA freshman volleyball team and has a passion for journalism, environmentalism, and design. Outside of school, Gracie enjoys club volleyball, dancing to loud music when no one's looking, and international travel. This year Gracie is an Ambassador, on the ski club, and Earth club.

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Jenna Uterstaedt '25

Staff Reporter

Jenna is a Freshman at Ursula. Including newspaper I am involved with Dance Ensemble, Ambassadors, Hope Squad, and theater and club soccer outside of school. I am very excited to be apart of The Light this year.

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Elle Voelkderding '25

Staff Reporter

Ellie is currently a freshman here at SUA. She is an ambassador, a cross country runner, and is interested in theatre.She loves spending time with family, hiking, traveling, and reading. She is very excited to be a part of The L!ght.


Jaclyn Wenhold '22


Jaclyn has always had an interest in writing and her favorite is poetry. Her love for writing started when she realized how important it can be, whether it makes others feel the same as the author or informs people of important topics. She is not only interested in writing, she is also interested in science, nature, health, dogs, and loves spending time with friends and family. She is involved in SUA lacrosse, SOS, and NHS.


Tashea Williams '25

Staff Reporter