The Advocate

2017-2018 Staff

Tyler McNulty

Editor-in-Chief

Graduated High School: 2016 Wyoming Valley West Year: Sophomore Anticipated Graduation Date: April 2020 Major(s)/Minor(s): Majors- Journalism and Geography Years with Advocate: Two years Progression: Staff W...

Jane Stueckemann

Managing Editor

2013 Elizabethtown Area High School Year: Senior Anticipated Graduation Date: April 2018 Major(s)/Minor(s): Major- Journalism; Minor- Spanish Years with Advocate: Two years Progression: Staff writer, Opinion...

Matt Churella

News Editor

Graduated High School: 2016, Cambria Heights High School Year: Sophomore Anticipated Graduation Date: April 2020 Major(s)/Minor(s): Journalism Years with Advocate: One year Progression: Staff Writer, Opinions...

Rachel Logan

Features Editor

Graduated High School: 2015 Westfield Senior High School Year: Junior Anticipated Graduation Date: 2019 Major(s)/Minor(s): Major- Computer Engineering; Minor- Math Years with Advocate: Two Years Progression: Co...

Justin Schmithorst

Sports Editor

  Graduated High School: 2015, Fox Chapel Area High School (Pittsburgh) Year and anticipated graduation date: Junior, Spring 2019 Major/Minor: Major - Journalism Minor - History Years with Advocate: 2 Pro...

Lucy Li

Opinions Editor

Graduated High School: 2017, Shanghai Jincai High School International Division (Shanghai) Year and anticipated graduation date: Junior, Spring 2019 Major/Minor: Journalism Years with Advocate: 1 year Progressi...

Alyssa Coleman

Copy Editor

Graduated High School: 2016, Bishop McCort (Johnstown) Year and anticipated graduation date: Freshmen, Spring 2021 Major/Minor: Journalism Years with Advocate: 1 year Progression: Contributing Writer, Copy Editor Prefers...

Emily Moore

Copy Editor

Graduated High School: 2014 Philo High School (Philo, Ohio) Year and anticipated graduation date: Junior, Spring 2018 Major/Minor: Journalism Years with Advocate: 3 Progression: Staff Writer, Sports Editor, Staff Writer, ...

Mary-Lynn Retassie

Chief Photographer

Graduated High School: 2013, Somerset Area Senior High (Somerset County) Year and anticipated graduation date: Junior, Spring 2019 Major/Minor: Multimedia and Digital Culture Years with Advocate: 1 year Progressi...

Cory Geer

Staff Writer

Graduated High School: 2014 Punxsutawney Area High School Year: Senior Anticipated Graduation Date: April 2018 Major(s)/Minor(s): Journalism and Marketing Years with Advocate: Two years Progression: Contrib...

Sarah Francowic

Staff Writer

Graduated High School: 2014 Monessen High School (Monessen, Pa.) Year: Senior Anticipated Graduation Date: April 2018 Major(s)/Minor(s): Majors- Journalism and Multi Media and Digital Culture; Minors: Communications an...

Bre Berkebile

Staff Writer

Graduated High School: 2014 Cambria County Christian School (St. Michael, Pa.) Year and anticipated graduation date: Junior, Fall 2018 Major/Minor: English Literature, Creative Writing and Journalism Years with ...

Lee Wood

Adviser

Graduated High School: 1971 Greater Johnstown Area High School (Johnstown, Pa.) Education: 1975 Bachelor's Degree, Penn State. 1984 Master's Degree-Journalism, Penn State. 2009 PhD-Mass Communication/Journalism, Ohio University....

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