Editor in Chief
Jonathan Tignor '19 began as a writer then editor for the Life section, but he is now The Catalyst's Editor in Chief. He is a Creative Writing major with additional interests in Journalism, Theatre, Philosophy, and Education.
Emily is a sophomore environmental policy major with a psychoanalysis minor. Originally from Essex, Connecticut, she was drawn to Colorado for her love for skiing. When not in the mountains or the publication house, Emily can be found playing on the Cutthroat rugby team or attending to her duties as social chair of Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority. She loves to read and write, and was a writer for the news section of the Catalyst starting December of her freshman year before becoming editor of the section this semester.
Latest posts by Emily Kressley (see all)
- Career Paths and Powder Turns: The Journey to Turn Passion Into a Business - May 15, 2018
- Colorado Newspaper Takes on Hedgefund Owners - Apr 15, 2018
- Justice at Last in the Slocum Scandal - Apr 6, 2018
Samantha is a senior film and media major, feminist and gender studies minor and also a sprinter on CCs track and field team. She fell in love with journalism in highschool and worked as the editor in chief of her high school paper, then wrote for the sports section for 3 years before becoming sports editor this year. In her free time, Samantha loves cooking, creating and connecting. Traveling the world, working on a documentary crew, and constantly striving for holistic health and wellness are things that motivate her everyday. She is inspired by the power of written words, and is currently very curious about the political sports world, as today sports are a platform for political activism more so than ever before.
Miriam is a first-year from Memphis, TN. She plans to major in sociology and minor in journalism. When she's not in the publication house, she enjoys reading, writing, hiking, futsal, and YoungLife.
Latest posts by Miriam Brown (see all)
- BreakOut: CC Students Connect With the Community - Sep 10, 2018
- A Stitch in Time: Embroidery Adjunct Renews Interest in Outdated Art - Feb 26, 2018
Active Life Editor
Sarah is a junior from Warwick, New York. After being Head Writer of her high school paper, she has enjoyed continuing her passion for journalism working at the Catalyst. An outdoors enthusiast, Sarah loves to rockclimb, hike, ski, and trail run, and she also is a backpacking, rafting, and climbing leader for the Outdoor Education Center. When she is not editing for the Active Life section at the Catalyst or monitoring at CC's Ritt Kellogg Climbing Gym, Sarah can be found playing drums and eating cereal.
Latest posts by Sarah Laico (see all)
- Gratitude for Grounds - Sep 10, 2018
- Featured Ritt Kellog Expedition: Three Weasels on Ski-zels - Sep 3, 2018
- Staying in Shape in Santiago: Social and Satisfying - May 9, 2018
John Feigelson is an avid writer, reader, climber, skier, Swedish fish eater, comic book aficionado and New York Yankees fan. He is an organismal biology and ecology major from New York City, and loves the thrill of journalism.
Latest posts by John Feigelson (see all)
- Progressive Candidates Need Proactive Constituents - Sep 17, 2018
- John McCain Didn’t Kill Trump - Sep 10, 2018
- Why You Should Be Watching Queer Eye - Sep 3, 2018
Max is a sophomore Political Science major from Silver Spring, MD. He began writing for the Catalyst Opinion section soon after getting to CC and has been since. Max is fascinated by local and global politics, but tries hard to avoid writing about U.S. politics. He's a big fan of eggs.
Board of Directors
Chief Operating Officer
Chief Photography Editor
Daniel is a sophomore from Denver, Colorado. He picked up his first camera in high school, and has rarely put it down since. He continued his passion for photography as a Catalyst photographer his freshman year, and has enjoyed stepping up into the role of photography editor as a sophomore. When Daniel isn't working on Catalyst photography he can usually be spotted exploring Colorado Springs with a camera in hand, writing, binging Parks and Rec, or drinking too much coffee.
Managing and Copy Editor
Christian Kennedy '19 is a computer science major, an environmental science minor, and web editor for the Catalyst. When not looking at a computer screen, he spends his time reading, hiking around the Springs, and waiting for it to snow.
Presentation & Design Staff
Mary has been on the Catalyst's layout and design team for over a year. She is a senior English major on the Creative Writing track with a minor in Journalism. She first got involved with the Catalyst when she began writing as a guest writer her freshman year at Colorado College. She is also a published author. When Mary isn't writing, she enjoys being outdoors: hiking, rock climbing, and skiing. Mary is also an avid nature photographer and occasionally takes photos for the Catalyst. She is originally from south Florida.
Latest posts by Mary Murphy (see all)
- “To Infinity and Beyond!” Vail Resorts Surpasses Other Top Ski Companies in Vertical Feet Traveled - Apr 15, 2018
- Sleek, Stylish, and Smart Inventions of 2018 Hit Outdoor Industry Retailers - Feb 23, 2018
- Colorado Springs Prison Tracks Upward Trend in Incarceration Rates Among Females - Dec 16, 2017
Anya is the layout editor for the Life section of the Catalyst. She is a freshman and a hopeful environmental science major. When she is not slaving away in the publishing house, she loves playing futsal, pretending to be good at knitting and watching movies.