Emerson College's student newspaper

The Berkeley Beacon

Emerson College's student newspaper

The Berkeley Beacon

Emerson College's student newspaper

The Berkeley Beacon

Spring 2022 Masthead

Lucia Thorne

Lucia Thorne

Lucia Thorne is a sophomore journalism major from Agoura Hills, CA. She currently serves as The Beacon's Editor-in-Chief, previously working as an assistant, deputy, and section editor in Living Arts during her first year at Emerson...

Justin Chen

Justin Chen

Justin Chen (He/Him) is a transferred sophomore journalism major from Shenzhen, China. He moved to Boston, Massachusetts after elementary. This is his first semester as Assistant Opinion Editor at The Beacon. Before attending Emerson, he was an opera student from New Englan...

Bailey Allen

Bailey Allen

Bailey Allen (she/her), a journalism major from Newport Beach, CA, proudly serves the Emerson community as Deputy Enterprise Editor for The Beacon. You might catch her out at the Common covering a protest or in Chinatown enjoying...

Sabine Waldeck

Sabine Waldeck

Sabine Waldeck is a journalism major and marketing minor at Emerson College. She currently works at The Berkeley Beacon as the Deputy Opinion Editor. She is a journalist passionate about opinion and magazine writing. A driving...

Mariyam Quaisar

Mariyam Quaisar

Mariyam Quaisar (She/Her) is a journalism/BCE dual major and sociology/anthropology minor at Emerson College. She loves to write about breaking news all over the world that reflect cultures, societies and human nature.  ...

Shannon Garrido

Shannon Garrido

Shannon Garrido is a Content Managing Editor at the Berkeley Beacon, covering mostly news centered around the Caribbean. She is an undergrad at Emerson College, majoring in Journalism.  ...

Camilo Fonseca

Camilo Fonseca

Camilo Fonseca has served as a Content Managing Editor for The Beacon since January 2022. As a correspondent, he contributed to the Beacon's coverage of the 2020 presidential election; since then, as News Editor, he has also examined...

Frankie Rowley

Frankie Rowley

Frankie (She/Her) is a junior at Emerson serving as the News Editor for The Beacon. Previously she served as an Assistant and Deputy News Editor, Staff Writer and Correspondent. She has also written for Five Cent Sound and is...

Abigail Lee

Abigail Lee

Abigail Lee (She/Her) is a freshman journalism major from Hershey, Pennsylvania. She serves as the Assistant Enterprise News Editor after contributing as a correspondent in the fall. In addition to writing news, she loves movies...

Adri Pray

Adri Pray

Adri Pray (she/her) is a first-year Journalism major from Cape Cod, MA, and served previously as a correspondent. She loves investigative journalism, and is often found watching Brooklyn Nine-Nine.

Hannah Nguyen

Hannah Nguyen

Hannah Nguyen (she/her) is a first-year journalism major from North Wales, Pennsylvania. Her work has appeared in publications like AsAmNews, Unpublished Magazine, and North Penn Now, among many others. Outside of writing, she...

Charlie Ambler

Charlie Ambler

Charlie (Brian) Ambler is a graduate student who is currently on track to attaining a masters degree in journalism. He acts as a deputy copy editor for The Berkeley Beacon. He enjoys writing for the opinion section.

Jason Tulchin

Jason Tulchin

Jason Tulchin is a third-year Journalism major from Somers, New York. Jason has been a Correspondent for the Beacon since October 2021 and now serves as the Deputy Sports Editor. Jason enjoys all things combat sports and is an...

Gabriel Borges

Gabriel Borges

Gabriel Borges is a first-year journalism student who currently serves as a Staff Writer for The Beacon’s News section. He grew up in Recife, Brazil, and moved to the United States in 2017. Borges is currently working on his...

Campbell Parish

Campbell Parish

Campbell Parish (she/her),  is a sophomore Journalism major from the Seacoast of New Hampshire. She now serves as the Operations Managing Editor, dealing with the business side of the Beacon. Parish is also the first female editor...