Established 1874.

The Oberlin Review

Established 1874.

The Oberlin Review

Established 1874.

The Oberlin Review

2020-2021 Staff

Madison Olsen
Photo Editor

Madison Olsen

Madison is an over-caffeinated second-year Environmental Studies student from Austin, Texas who prefers her puns intended. She believes pineapple belongs on pizza and you shouldn't be surprised when she stops you to pet your dog....

L. Joshua Jackson
Arts and Culture Editor

L. Joshua Jackson

Joshua (he/him) is a second-year from Cleveland, Ohio, majoring in Afrikana Studies with an Arts concentration at Oberlin College. He is dedicated to artistic expression as an access point to empathizing with cultures, genders,...

Zoe Kuzbari
Senior Staff Writer

Zoe Kuzbari

Zoe Kuzbari is a third-year Psychology and History double major from NYC. After helping out a friend for an article, Zoe enjoyed writing for the Review so much she decided to continue her work for them and is now a Sports Seni...

Anna Farber
Arts and Culture Editor

Anna Farber

Anna (she/hers) is a fourth-year from Brooklyn, NY studying Art History in the College. She loves vinegar-based hot sauce, chonky cat Facebook groups, and all forms of art and museums.

Grace Wiley Smith
Production Staff

Grace Wiley Smith

Grace Wiley Smith is a third-year Law and Society and Psychology major from Portsmouth, NH. They joined production staff in March 2020. Outside of the newspaper, they’ve been a research assistant in the Psychology department, comm...

Alexa Stevens
Production Staff

Alexa Stevens

Alexa is a second-year Politics major from Los Angeles, California. After a semester as a Staff Writer for the News section, she decided to apply to be a Production Editor — a role in which she currently serves — and she ...

Arman Luczkow
Opinions Editor

Arman Luczkow

Arman (he/him) is an English and Politics major, hailing from Westchester, NY. Before working as the Opinions Editor, Arman worked as a Production Editor and wrote for both the Opinions section and the superior News section. Afte...

Drew Dansby
Production Staff

Drew Dansby

Drew Dansby is a double-degree second-year majoring in cello performance and chemistry.  At the Review, he serves as a production editor and staff writer. He is the proud owner of a cotton candy machine and enjoys learning Chines...

Nico Vickers
Managing Editor

Nico Vickers

My name is Nico, my friends call me Leo, and I use any pronouns. I am Managing Editor of the Review and a member of Oberlin’s upcoming graduating class of 2022 double majoring in Creative Writing and Psychology with an educatio...

Khalid McCalla
Sports Editor

Khalid McCalla

Khalid McCalla is a 4th year Creative Writing and Africana Studies double major from Atlanta, Ga. Before becoming a Contributing Sports Editor at the Review, he served as a Sports section staff writer. Outside of the Review office, he can be foun...

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News Editor

Ella Moxley

Ella is a fourth-year who generally floats between homes in southeast Ohio, Alaska, Seattle, and Oklahoma. Besides the Review, Ella studies Environmental Studies, does research for the Economics department, and works at the Scie...

Ivy Fernandez Smith
Production Manager

Ivy Fernandez Smith

Ivy Fernandez-Smith (she/her/hers) is a third-year History Major and Politics Minor from Austin, Texas! Outside of the Review office, Ivy loves to read, talk about how much she loves Texas, bask in the sun and bake cookies!

Kushagra Kar
Editor-in-Chief

Kushagra Kar

Kushagra Kar is a rising third-year in the College of Arts and Sciences. He has lived in Nigeria, the United Arab Emirates and India; giving him a special interest in discourse around identity and post-colonialism. He is an E...

Allison Schmitt
Production Staff

Allison Schmitt

Allison (she/her/hers) is a fourth-year English major from Lancaster, PA. Outside of the Review, she enjoys studying old books, biking, petting dogs, and running. She is an ardent supporter of the Oxford comma, and is delighte...

Jimmy Holland
Production Staff

Jimmy Holland

Jimmy is a Comparative Literature and German double major from Annapolis, Maryland. He is everything you'd expect of a Comparative Literature major, except that he can play basketball, too.

Christo Hays
Production Staff

Christo Hays

Gigi Ewing
News Editor

Gigi Ewing

Gigi (she/her) is an English and Politics double-major from Washington, D.C., serving out the second half of her third year at Oberlin summer camp. News is Gigi’s unofficial third major, the pleasure of which she shares with...

Zoë Martin del Campo
Sports Editor

Zoë Martin del Campo

Zoë Martin del Campo (she/hers) is a third-year Biology major on the pre-med track with minors in Chemistry and Environmental Studies from Brooklyn, NY. Before becoming a Sports Editor at the Review, she served as a Sports s...

Anisa Curry Vietze
Editor-in-Chief

Anisa Curry Vietze

Anisa (she/her) is one third of the Review’s Senior Staff team. Embarking on her fifth semester as Editor-in-Chief, Anisa is excited to guide the Review through what will inevitably be another year of chaotic, last-minute news a...

Katherine MacPhail
Editor-in-Chief

Katherine MacPhail

Katherine MacPhail graduated in 2021 with a degree in English and Theater. She worked as the Review's Editor-in-Chief for two years after holding the positions of Arts & Culture Editor, Staff Writer, and Production Editor. ...

Olive Hwang
Production Staff

Olive Hwang

Olive is a fourth-year biology major who adores dogs of all shapes and sizes. Outside of work at the Review, Olive can be found cooking (with lots of garlic!) and ranting about the cult classic Heathers.  ...

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