The Science Survey

2020-2021 Staff

Ryan Ahmed

Staff Reporter

Ryan Ahmed is a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey' who wants to uplift the Bronx Science community and provide unique insight on current events around the globe through journalism. Ryan believes that journalism is a medium...

Saamiya Ahmed

Staff Reporter

Saamiya Ahmed is an Arts and Entertainment editor for 'The Science Survey.' They love journalistic writing because of the impact that it can have upon a community. They want to use journalism to educate others and to help brighten...

Samgar Aidarhanov

Staff Reporter

Samgar Aidarhanov is a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey.' Samgar has found that good journalism is more of an experience than a compilation of words. Samgar is on the Track team for Bronx Science and has been in Speech &...

Maribel Alley

Staff Reporter

Maribel Alley is a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey.' She finds writing articles that tell a story and articles that inform people on interesting topics the most appealing when doing journalistic writing. She enjoys it when...

Tobias Amstutz

Staff Reporter

Tobias Amstutz is a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey,' where he writes about issues that he finds important, often in the political realm, but also in media, and sports. Tobias find journalistic writing to be appealing because...

Katia Anastas

Staff Reporter

Katia Anastas is a Copy Chief for 'The Science Survey.' She is responsible for editing her peers' articles for each newspaper issue and publishing her own. She loves that journalistic writing equally emphasizes creativity and...

Aissata Barry

Staff Reporter

Aissata Barry is a News Editor for ‘The Science Survey.' She enjoys writing and researching about political events and the impact that they have upon the world. She finds journalistic writing to be appealing because it connects...

Arian Berisha

Staff Reporter

Arian Berisha is a Copy Chief for ‘The Science Survey,’ helping with quality control and copy-edits, while also writing for the school's newspaper. He enjoys writing articles that discuss the intersection between real-world...

Arianne Browne

Staff Reporter

Arianne Browne is a Managing/Advisory Editor for ‘The Science Survey.’ In terms of her passion for writing, Arianne wants to tell a story. She believes that journalism is one of the few things in this world that can make people...

Marian Caballo

Staff Reporter

Marian Caballo is a Staff Reporter for ‘The Science Survey.’ She is drawn to journalism because there is always an interesting story to tell. She believes that immersive storytelling, through writing, can capture a moment...

Samantha Cavusoglu

Staff Reporter

Samantha Cavusoglu is a Managing Editor/Advisory Editor for ‘The Science Survey.’ She enjoys the way that writing journalistic articles can inform and encourage the public to learn more about certain events. She believes that...

Donna Celentano

Staff Reporter

Donna Celentano is a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey.' She loves to write about everything, but especially news related articles and ones that involve politics. The most appealing element of journalistic writing for Donna...

Alina Chan

Staff Reporter

Alina Chan is an Editor-in-Chief for ‘The Science Survey.' She believes that when she writes, she gives herself, and others, a voice for self-expression. Alina also finds that journalistic writing allows her to tell stories...

Kaitlyn Chan

Staff Reporter

Kaitlyn Chan is a Managing Editor/Advisory Editor for 'The Science Survey.' She values the art of writing as an expression of her creativity and individuality. By writing for the school newspaper, she hopes to communicate and...

Cadence Chen

Staff Reporter

Cadence Chen is a Features Editor for ‘The Science Survey.' Journalistic writing appeals to her because it unearths the truth to the public. Although Cadence has qualms with many news publications and media outlets, she strives...

Jillian Chong

Staff Reporter

Jillian Chong is a Spotlight Editor for ‘The Science Survey.’ As a journalist, she loves that she has the ability to voice her opinions and inform others through her angles in journalistic writing. She also enjoys interviewing...

Carolyn Chui

Staff Reporter

Carolyn Chui is a Copy Chief for the ‘The Science Survey.’ She enjoys writing articles on politics, business, and international relations. Carolyn loves to write both news articles and op-eds because the news is critical in...

Lucy Del Deo

Staff Reporter

Lucy Del Deo is an Editorial Editor for 'The Science Survey.' She grew up reading 'The New York Times' with her parents and has been inspired to pursue journalism ever since. When she is not writing journalistic articles, she...

Victoria Diaz

Staff Reporter

Victoria Diaz is a Spotlight Section Editor for ‘The Science Survey.' She believes that journalism is important in its ability to share ideas and knowledge with the general public and to inform them about current events. Victoria...

Johannah Doyle

Staff Reporter

Johannah Doyle is the Junior 'Science Survey' FaceBook Editor and also a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey.' She finds journalistic writing and photography to be appealing because they capture and preserve history in the...

Dorothea Dwomoh

Staff Reporter

Dorothea Dwomoh is a News Section Editor for ‘The Science Survey.' Dorothea thinks that journalism serves as an avenue of truth and she likes that it can be told in a similar manner to a story. Photographs are an important puzzle...

Leo Ellenberg

Staff Reporter

Leo Ellenberg is the Editorial Editor for ‘The Science Survey.’ He believes that journalistic writing in the form of editorial and news articles is imperative for informing citizens about the world in which they live. Leo...

Scott Ernsberger

Staff Reporter

Scott Ernsberger is a Managing Editor/Advisory Editor for ‘The Science Survey.' As a Managing Editor, Scott helps with copy-editing and keeping deadlines, and he hopes to continue to hone his skills in this forte alongside an...

William Fernando

Staff Reporter

William Fernando is a Staff Reporter for ‘The Science Survey.’ He loves journalism because of its ability to share a beautiful or moving story, and he wants to share his writing with the world as well. William has a firm belief...

Edie Fine

Staff Reporter

Edie Fine (she/they), an Editor-in-Chief for ‘The Science Survey,’ is thrilled to be on the journalism staff for a second year. She loves telling stories, especially through dance, visual arts, and creative writing, alongside...

Benjamin Fishbein

Staff Reporter

Benjamin Fishbein is an Editorial Editor for ‘The Science Survey.' He believes that a diverse range of ideas within opinion journalism is important as it fosters thoughtful discussion of relevant issues. Ben especially values...

Alex Gallagher

Staff Reporter

Alex Gallagher is a Features Section Editor for 'The Science Survey,' and he enjoys writing about politics & media. Alex believes that journalistic writing is vital to turning events and statistics into comprehendible ideas,...

Peter Haywood

Staff Reporter

Peter Haywood is an Arts & Entertainment Editor. Peter finds the prospect of allowing readers to see an idea or situation in a new prospective as the most appealing aspect of journalistic writing. Meaningful stories can let...

Declan Hilfers

Staff Reporter

Declan Hilfers is a News Section Editor and Staff Reporter for ‘The Science Survey.’ He is attracted to journalism because it presents an outlet to spread information that might have otherwise stayed under the radar for many,...

Samiul Howlader

Staff Reporter

Samiul Howlader, a Staff Reporter for the 'The Science Survey,' is grateful to work on this wonderful journalism team. Howlader finds that being matter of fact is the most appealing part of journalistic writing. Capturing everything...

Nicole Hu

Staff Reporter

Nicole Hu is a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey.' She enjoys reading articles about new discoveries and the unknown. They are informative and allow people to learn a little more about the mysteries of the world. These articles...

Shaira Jafar

Staff Reporter

Shaira Jafar is a Copy Chief for ‘The Science Survey.' She believes that journalistic writing gives writers the ability to write about anything that they are passionate about. Shaira likes that the newspaper is a forum that...

Raitah Jinnat

Staff Reporter

Raitah Jinnat is a Copy Chief for ‘The Science Survey.' To Raitah, journalism is a tool for amplifying underrepresented voices and narrating stories with important messages. Journalistic photography for Raitah is a way to accompany...

Enza Jonas-Giugni

Staff Reporter

Enza Jonas-Giugni is a Features Editor for 'The Science Survey,' where she edits long-form articles on topics ranging from politics to portraits of Bronx Science students. Enza loves how writing forces her to transform nascent...

Tzvi Kalb

Staff Reporter

Tzvi Kalb is a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey.' For Tzvi, journalistic writing gives him incredible freedom to speak on important issues and to find interesting angles in which to present that information. Tzvi finds that...

Anton Karp

Staff Reporter

Anton Karp is a Sports Editor for 'The Science Survey.' He is most interested in the research that goes into the journalistic writing process. Anton values photography because of its universal use as a mode to communicate ideas....

Saad Khandakar

Staff Reporter

Saad Khandakar is an Arts & Entertainment Editor for ‘The Science Survey.’ Khandakar believes the most appealing aspect of journalistic writing is being able to tell a story based solely on facts, and allowing readers...

Sakeef Kibria

Staff Reporter

Sakeef Kibria is a Sports Editor for ‘The Science Survey.’ As Sports Editor, he supervises the submissions of articles and oversees the editing process in the Sports section. He looks for captivating sports topics to write...

Josephine Kinlan

Staff Reporter

Josephine Kinlan is a Sports Section Editor and Staff Reporter for ‘The Science Survey.' She has always enjoyed the literacy surrounding current events, since grade school, and she has found a specific interest in reporting...

Ellora Klein

Staff Reporter

Ellora Klein is a Copy Chief for ‘The Science Survey’ who enjoys exploring different perspectives through writing, editing, and reading. Ellora chose to study journalism due to her love for reading, but her interest has expanded...

Logan Klinger

Staff Reporter

Logan Klinger is an Editor-in-Chief of ‘The Science Survey.' She loves journalism because it allows for the opportunity to study society through different lenses. She has been passionate about journalism as well as creative...

Kellen Knight

Staff Reporter

Kellen Knight is an Editorial Editor for 'The Science Survey.' He likes the capacity of journalistic writing to disseminate information efficiently and the high standard of accuracy associated with that. He is fascinated by the...

Rachel Koon

Staff Reporter

Rachel Koon is the Features Section Editor of 'The Science Survey' where she provides feedback to Staff Reporters writing articles for this section. She has a love for journalistic writing, given its ability to tell a story and...

Camila Kulahlioglu

Staff Reporter

Camila Kulahlioglu is a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey.’ She enjoys journalistic writing because it gives her an opportunity to think, discuss, and share her ideas about current topics. Doing journalistic photography...

Russell Kwong

Staff Reporter

Russell Kwong is a Copy Chief Editor for 'The Science Survey.' In his second year of journalism, he enjoys reading 'The New York Times' online to learn more about current events. Russell believes journalistic writing is important...

Montana Lee

Staff Reporter

Montana Lee is an Editor-in-Chief of ‘The Science Survey.’ Journalism connects her to others and the stories that define them. The newspaper is her accessible tool to highlight the achievements, ideas, and contributions of...

Chelsea Leung

Staff Reporter

Chelsea Leung is a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey.' She finds that journalistic writing is appealing because she appreciates the power that journalists have over the readers through their words. She likes knowing that...

Donna Li

Staff Reporter

Donna Li is s Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey.' She finds the research involved in journalistic writing to be most appealing, combining facts and information from different sources and delivering it to other people. Donna...

Ashley Lim

Staff Reporter

Ashley Lim is a Spotlight Editor for 'The Science Survey.' She finds journalism to be a brilliant form of writing that reaches readers in an informative yet understandable way. Similarly, journalistic photographs portray much...

Melanie Lin

Staff Reporter

Melanie Lin is an Editorial Section Editor for 'The Science Survey.' She enjoys journalistic writing because it portrays mundane things in fascinating ways that are not possible with other forms of writing. She loves journalistic...

Gabriel Lipschutz

Staff Reporter

Gabriel Lipschutz is a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey.' He enjoys telling unknown stories and writing opinionated pieces, valuing both the place for objectivity and analysis in journalism. Gabriel appreciates the art that...

Yona Litwin

Staff Reporter

Yona Litwin is a Copy Chief for ‘The Science Survey.' He enjoys the fact that journalistic writing is driven by a variety of voices, and that a single story can be taken in any number of directions. Yona finds that journalistic...

Sophie Livingstone

Staff Reporter

Sophie Livingstone is a Copy Chief for ‘The Science Survey.’ She enjoys both journalistic and creative writing and the influence that one can have as the reporter of many voices. Furthermore, she enjoys the editing process...

Jonathan Lopez

Staff Reporter

Jonathan Lopez is a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey.' He is fascinated with journalism given that its truths are often stranger and more profound than fiction. In his free time, Jonathan loves to cook, write, and watch...

Daniella Lorenzana

Staff Reporter

Daniella Lorenzana is a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey.' She finds collecting the research to be the most appealing aspect of journalistic writing. When collecting interviews and research, she gets to hear the full story...

Sarah Lydon

Staff Reporter

Sarah Lydon is a Spotlight Section Editor for 'The Science Survey.' She is interested in journalistic writing as she places a high value on keeping the public informed about current events. She believes that good journalism seeks...

Lavanya Manickam

Staff Reporter

Lavanya Manickam is an Editor-in-Chief for ‘The Science Survey.’ She enjoys writing narratives that provide insight into various perspectives, and values informing the public about current events. She finds journalistic writing...

Rose Marabello

Staff Reporter

Rose Marabello is a Feature Section Editor for ‘The Science Survey.’ She enjoys writing engaging articles that showcase the brilliance of the students at Bronx Science. She is especially drawn to the use of quotes and photos...

Samama Moontaha

Staff Reporter

Samama Moontaha is an Editor-in-Chief for ‘The Science Survey.’ She loves writing journalistic stories about the students at Bronx Science, bringing their hidden talents to the light. Samama enjoys the platform that journalism...

Jamie Lee Nicolas

Staff Reporter

Jamie Lee Nicolas is an Editor-in-Chief of the ‘The Science Survey.' Jamie enjoys journalistic writing because it allows her to express her opinions on a variety of topics in a creative way. She believes that photos have the...

Akunna Njoku

Staff Reporter

Akunna Njoku is a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey.' For Akunna, the most appealing aspect of journalistic writing is that the process involves collecting real life experiences and then telling real life stories. It is not...

Jaymie Paredes

Staff Reporter

Jaymie Paredes is a Managing Editor/Advisory Editor for ‘The Science Survey.’ Aside from composing articles, she helps to manage deadlines to make sure that issues are released at an appropriate time. She also helps to copy-edit...

Darlene Park

Staff Reporter

Darlene Park is an Arts and Entertainment Editor for ‘The Science Survey.’ As an Arts and Entertainment Editor, she edits articles covering various branches of creative activities from fine art to film. She is intrigued by...

Karen Phua

Staff Reporter

Karen Phua is a Copy Chief Editor for ‘The Science Survey.’ She enjoys journalistic writing for the connection that it provides with avid readers interested in staying informed about their community. The unlimited potential...

Angela Phuong

Staff Reporter

Angela Phuong is a Managing Editor/Advisory Editor for 'The Science Survey.' She enjoys journalistic writing because she can keep others updated on current news amd give others her opinion on anything that is currently happening...

Ruhika Ponda

Staff Reporter

Ruhika Ponda is a Copy Chief for ‘The Science Survey.' She finds journalism fascinating because it gives her a platform to inform dozens of readers about current events. She loves to tell a story through her writing by providing...

Ramisa Promi

Staff Reporter

Ramisa Promi is a Managing Editor/Advisory Editor for ‘The Science Survey’. Ramisa finds journalistic writing appealing because it gives writers the opportunity to tell stories of what matters to them. She also enjoys journalistic...

Ben Raab

Staff Reporter

Ben Raab is a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey.' He finds the most appealing aspect of journalistic writing to be its creative aspect and the investigative process. Outside of school, Ben is an avid New York sports fan and...

Margaux Reyl

Staff Reporter

Margaux Reyl is a Copy Chief for ‘The Science Survey.' As Copy Chief, Margaux is in charge of the second round of edits for many ‘Science Survey’ articles. Her second year on staff, Margaux hopes to continue informing readers...

Kate Reynolds

Staff Reporter

Kate Reynolds is currently an Editor-in-Chief for ‘The Science Survey,’ and was a Groups Editor for 'The Observatory' yearbook during the 2019-2020 academic year. She loves journalistic writing because it holds people in power...

Chanel Richardson

Staff Reporter

Chanel Richardson is a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey.' She enjoys how journalism can uncover the truth about important matters and give unbiased opinions and information to the public. Chanel believes that journalistic...

Rahm Rodkey

Staff Reporter

Rahm Rodkey is a News Editor for 'The Science Survey.' He enjoys how journalistic writing is able to connect people on a global scale, and that it enables people to learn about something that happened across the world, even if...

Javid Saleh-Esa

Staff Reporter

Javid Saleh-Esa is a Staff Reporter for the 'The Science Survey.' Javid finds journalism to be appealing as he enjoys being able to add a personal touch to his writing. Javid believes that journalistic photography holds great...

Shahabir Sami

Staff Reporter

Shahabir Sami is a Staff Reporter for the 'The Science Survey.' He researches about modern-day issues concerning the world and aims primarily to write news journalistic articles or editorials. Shahabir enjoys writing journalistic...

Maggie Schneider

Staff Reporter

Maggie Schneider is an Editor-in-Chief of ‘The Science Survey.’ She finds that journalistic writing allows the Bronx Science community to stay interested and excited about activities and events occurring at their school. With...

Otho Valentino Sella

Staff Reporter

Otho Valentino Sella is a sophomore at Bronx Science and a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey.' Otho is fascinated by good journalistic writing and wants to be able to produce interesting, informative pieces of journalism...

Maanya Shah

Staff Reporter

Maanya Shah is an Arts and Entertainment Editor for ‘The Science Survey.' She finds that journalistic writing is the perfect way to balance creative and informative ideas. Although she is first and foremost a film photographer,...

Nora Sissenich

Staff Reporter

Nora Sissenich is a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey.' She is drawn to journalistic writing because it provides a medium to share the stories and experiences of people and helps us to expand our worldview. Photography is...

Julia Sperling

Staff Reporter

Julia Sperling is an Editor-in-Chief for ‘The Science Survey.' She is drawn to journalistic writing because of how journalism handles the microscopic and the macroscopic; journalism mixes personal and authentic stories with...

Helen Stone

Staff Reporter

Helen Stone is a Staff Reporter and an Editorial Editor for 'The Science Survey.' She is interested in journalistic writing because she believes that the stories, voices, and opinions of the people are critical for our community...

Adam Sultan

Staff Reporter

Adam Sultan is a Features Editor for 'The Science Survey.' Adam finds editing his colleagues' articles to be the most appealing aspect of doing journalistic writing, as he likes to remove mistakes and improve pieces of writing....

Samia Sultana

Staff Reporter

Samia Sultana is a News Editor for 'The Science Survey’ who believes that journalistic writing and photojournalism shed light into the hidden corners of the world and clear uncertainties. Her favorite part of journalism is the...

Katrina Tablang

Staff Reporter

Katrina Tablang is a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey.' She enjoys journalistic writing because it allows her to explore a wide variety of perspectives and learn more about the world. She is intrigued by journalistic photography...

Rahib Taher

Staff Reporter

Rahib Taher is a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey.' He enjoys journalistic writing as it gives him the liberty to write about things that interest him and that he has accumulated knowledge about in a way that is easy to...

Paromita Talukder

Staff Reporter

Paromita Talukder is a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey.' She finds journalistic writing to be appealing because of its purpose to communicate to the uninformed as well as the various dynamic approaches one can take with...

Alex Tembelis

Staff Reporter

Alex Tembelis is a News Editor for ‘The Science Survey.' He believes that journalistic writing has a responsibility to inform the public about world events. What Alex finds most appealing about journalistic photography is its ability ...

Marina Tiligadas

Staff Reporter

Marina Tiligadas is a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey.' Journalistic writing appeals to Marina because it gives her the opportunity to tell a story and to be both informative and entertaining while doing so. For Marina,...

Michael Toscano

Staff Reporter

Michael Toscano is an Editor-in-Chief of ‘The Science Survey.' As Editor-in-Chief, he is responsible for overseeing all major aspects of the newspaper, as well as upholding deadlines and editing the articles of his peers. He...

Jiada Valenza

Staff Reporter

Jiada Valenza is Senior Facebook Editor and an Arts and Entertainment Editor for ‘The Science Survey,' helping to manage the newspaper's social media presence and to edit her peers' articles for the newspaper. Jiada loves anything...

Theodore Wai

Staff Reporter

Theodore Wai is a News Editor for ‘The Science Survey.;' Theodore finds writing and learning about the world to be the most appealing aspect of journalistic writing. Although he prefers photography as a form of art, Theodore...

Ethan Weinberg

Staff Reporter

Ethan Weinberg is a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey' newspaper. Weinberg enjoys writing journalistic articles, by making sense of the issues and topics on the minds of different people. Some of Weinberg's hobbies outside...

Carissa Wu

Staff Reporter

Carissa Wu is a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey,' and she enjoys writing journalistic articles. Carissa enjoys doing interviews to find out other people's opinion on a topic, doing research to expand her own views, and...

Ellen Wu

Staff Reporter

Ellen Wu is a Copy Chief for ‘The Science Survey’ newspaper. She enjoys journalistic writing because it allows her to gain a multitude of perspectives while being able to indulge on her own. She finds journalistic writing...

Jonathan Wu

Staff Reporter

Jonathan Wu is a Sports Editor for ‘The Science Survey’ and is excited to apply his interests to journalism this year. As Sports Editor, he oversees the writing and editorial processes of articles covering all things sports...

Caleb Yam

Staff Reporter

Caleb Yam is an Editorial Editor for ‘The Science Survey.' He enjoys journalistic writing because it allows for the open and concise expression of a story through different lenses. Caleb believes in journalistic photography's...

Anna Ye

Staff Reporter

Anna Ye is a Copy Chief for ‘The Science Survey.’ Journalistic writing appeals to her because it allows people to express their voice and ideas, as well as enabling them to stay aware of current events happening in the world...

Fahim Zaman

Staff Reporter

Fahim Zaman is a Staff Reporter for ‘The Science Survey.’ He enjoys journalistic writing due to being fascinated by the thought of exploring various methods of storytelling within the limits of conventional journalism. Fahim...

Andrew Zhang

Staff Reporter

Andrew Zhang is a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey.' Andrew finds that journalistic writing is important in today's society, as it is plagued with multiple sources of misinformation. Andrew finds journalistic photography...

Tiankuo Zhang

Staff Reporter

Tiankuo Zhang is a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey.' He sees that journalism is something that has withstood the test of time and finds the transcriptions of ideas as words to be fascinating. Tiankuo realizes that photography...

Miao Ting Zhen

Staff Reporter

Miao Ting Zhen is a Staff Reporter for ‘The Science Survey.’ She finds journalistic writing to be very appealing because of its informative yet simple style. Miao finds photojournalism meaningful as it brings color and personality...

Jessica Zheng

Staff Reporter

Jessica Zheng is a Staff Reporter for 'The Science Survey.' She is passionate about reporting on current events that affect the general population as well as the unique experience one has being a student at Bronx Science. Through...

Nicole Zhou

Staff Reporter

Nicole Zhou is an Arts and Entertainment editor for 'The Science Survey.' From an early age, Nicole has enjoyed listening to interviews from news outlets and documentaries, so when the opportunity came up, she could not pass down...

Alexandra Zwiebel

Staff Reporter

Alexandra Zwiebel is a Managing Editor/Advisory Editor for 'The Science Survey.' She finds journalistic writing to be fascinating because it is informative, yet also engaging and unique. Alexandra is passionate about how journalism...

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