Bios

  • Garrett Mueller, Online Editor
    Hi, I’m Garrett Mueller, reporter for the Riptide, apparently part of the broadcast team, and Tor’s servant. I chose to join Riptide after encouragement from Mr. Denlinger, and enjoy it so far. I’m a […]
  • Aria Mildon, Reporter
    Senior 18 years old First year on the Riptide Staff I never expected to join the Riptide staff, but after the Riptide’s adviser, Mr. Denlinger, requested that I join I realized that it would be a […]
  • Luna-Bella P. Galliano-Salinas, Reporter
    Sophomore 16 Years Old First Year on the Riptide Staff   When I was a kid I very much enjoyed the idea of being able to report what was happening around me, which back then it was the important […]
  • Alex Lee, Producer of the Fresh Delivery and Chief Engineer
    Sophomore 15 Years Old First year on staff   I joined Riptide because of a plea from a friend. At first I was adversed to the idea, but I was convinced. I had my counselor change my schedule, […]
  • Giacomo Kuzma, Designer
      Sophomore 17 Years Old First Year on the Riptide Staff   Writing has been an enjoyment of mine ever since I wrote a fiction-narrative paper in the fourth grade, which stole heavily—and […]
  • Tayo Sjoberg, TV Show Anchor
    Sophomore 15 Years old 1st Year on Riptide Staff   I gained interest in the Riptide in the beginning of sophomore year, since many of my friends joined Riptide during then. It was too late for […]
  • Jesse Harold, Broadcast Writer
    Senior 17 Years old 2nd year on Riptide Staff   Previously served as a reporter on the Riptide staff before transitioning to a new role as a writer for the broadcast team. Feels most at home in […]
  • Omar Peck, Radio Editor
      Freshman 14 years old First semester on Riptide   I didn’t know much about Riptide because I am new to the Vashon Island school district. I have been doing a little audio editing for a […]
  • Anne Kehl, Managing Editor
    Senior 17 yrs old 3rd year of Riptide   This is my third year on the Riptide, and have thus far enjoyed being both a reporter and copy editor, and managing editor for the newspaper. I excel in […]
  • Alden Hinden-Stevenson, Copy Editor
    Junior 16 years old Second year on Riptide staff   I first learned about Riptide halfway through my Freshman year at VHS. I heard about it because my friend, Calder, had decided to take it while […]
  • McKenna Anderson, Reporter and Comic Designer
      Senior 17 years old First Year on the Riptide Staff   Joining the newspaper was always an interesting thought, but not a type of thing that i would ever do. I always watched from afar and […]
  • Bernadette Hoover, Reporter
    Junior 16 years old First year on Riptide staff   When I was little, I had a cork board on the wall in the kitchen. I would hang a calendars and posted notes on the weather and current political […]
  • Julian White-Davis, Photography Director
    Junior 17 Years Old Second Year on the Riptide Staff   I decided to join the Riptide my sophomore year at VHS and have never regretted my decision. Writing has always been fun for me and I was […]
  • Calder Stenn
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  • Madison McCann, Editor-in-Chief
    Senior 17 years old Third year on the Riptide staff   I started writing for the Riptide first semester of my freshman year, when I wrote as just a reporter. Sophomore year I was unable to be a […]
  • Tommaso Nigra
    Tommaso Nigra, Reporter Junior 17 Years Old First Year on the Riptide Staff I’m an exchange student from Italy and, since I really like writing, I decided to take the Riptide journalism class. The […]
  • Jack Kelly
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  • Jules Vanselow, Reporter
      Freshman 14 Years Old First Year on the Riptide Staff   Ever since I was younger, I’ve regularly indulged in writing, whether it was short stories, poems, or just writing about something […]
  • Campbell Foster, Design Editor
    Sophomore 15 years old First year on the Riptide staff   I have been interested in joining Riptide for a while now, and the reason I finally did is because I have always been really into design […]
  • Sequoia Gregorich, Reporter
    Sophomore 15 years old First Year on Riptide Staff   I grew up in a very liberal household, with a single mom who had a love for writing. So inevitably, writing and news have always been a […]
  • Kate Kelly, Reporter
    Freshman 14 Years Old First Year on the Riptide Staff   Since middle school I have been excited about being part of the Riptide. I’ve always enjoyed writing, even before joining the Riptide, but […]
  • Mira Zike, Reporter
      Sophomore 15 Years Old First Year on the Riptide Staff   Being part of the Riptide has always interested me, so Mr. Denlinger approaching me about joining was the last push I needed to […]
  • Clara Atwell, Reporter
      Sophomore 15 years old First year on Riptide staff   Although I have never written much outside of school, I have always gotten lost in the process of writing, especially when I have time […]
  • Luisa Fricke, Reporter
    Sophomore 15 years first year at Riptide   This is my first year of riptide or newspaper in general. As an german exchange student I am trying to try as many new things as possible and because I […]
  • Glory Busic, Reporter
      Sophomore 15 years old First year on the riptide staff   I always enjoyed writing, and after talking to Mr. Denlinger my freshman year I decided to join Riptide.   In my free time I […]
  • Aziza Moyer, Reporter
      Sophomore 15 years old First Year on the Riptide Staff   At the beginning of high school I knew very little about Riptide besides that it was the VHS newspaper and had a cool cover. […]
  • Madeleine Dumais, Social Media and Distribution Editor
    Senior 18 years old Second year on the Riptide Staff   I did Riptide my freshman year and have wanted to come back since. I really enjoyed writing and producing something that has a real impact […]
  • Solrun Heuschert, Co-Producer and Anchor of Fresh Delivery
    Sophomore 15 Years Old First Year on Riptide Staff   I have always liked writing. I never really thought about journalism or anything other than school essays and the occasional attempt at […]
  • Maya Gould, Co-Producer and Anchor of Fresh Delivery
    Sophomore 15 yrs old First year on the Riptide Staff   I wanted to be a journalist for forever, and then I wanted to be a baker, and then an ambulance driver, but I realized, I only wanted to […]
  • Brennan Barrett, Online Editor
    Senior 18 Years Old First Year on the Riptide Staff   Since I started High School I’ve thought about joining the Riptide. I’ve always enjoyed writing, and thought that the newspaper would be a […]
  • Tor Ormseth, Online Editor
      Sophomore 15 years old First year on Riptide staff   I joined the Riptide because Mr. Denlinger kinda forced me to last year. Of course, I had a choice, but it was a choice that I wasn’t […]