Union Street Journal

2019-2020 Staff

Gracie Lordi


Gracie is the editor-in-chief. She's worked for the USJ for two and a half years and counting. She loves journalism, photography, travel, and good food.

Jane McCauley

News Editor

Jane McCauley enjoys playing the piano and writing stories in her free time. She is very happy to be the news editor and to provide credible news to her school.

Bre Mennenoh

A&E Editor

Cole Paterson

A&E Editor

Cole wrote for the USJ last year and really enjoyed how he can get the news out to the students of Creek. He also loves to run Cross Country and Track on top of writing for the USJ.

Jonathan Yoon

Sports Editor

Jonathan is the sports editor for USJ. He enjoys food, friends, and family. Jonathan currently plays SS for Slammers.

Seung Lee

Photography Editor

Sandy is a senior and the photography editor. She joined the USJ because she enjoys writing about important issues, learning about what's going on at school, and taking pictures.

Giovanni Machado

Opinions Editor

Hannah Edelheit

Web Editor

Hannah's an equestrian and enjoys writing and skiing. She joined the USJ to be able to improve my writing. It is also fun to be apart of a staff and be able to publish our ideas. She's also a junior this year.

Kiley Smich

Staff Writer

She is a freshman and recently moved here from Florida. She's interested in the USJ because she loves writing and opinions are her favorite.

Akash Shivakumaar

Staff Writer

Tori Miranda

Staff Writer

Calvin Lascor

Staff Writer

Calvin is a freshman. He likes backpacking and the outdoors in general.

Sam Heyman

Staff Writer

Deniz Gunes

Staff Writer

Ashley Garrett

Staff Writer

Maayan Eshkenazi

Staff Writer

Maayan is a freshman. She really enjoys photography, writing, and getting to choose what she writes about which is why she chose to take journalism.  

Ali Eliav

Staff Writer

Lauren Becerra

Staff Writer

Lauren is a sophomore this year and is excited to write for the USJ. She is a member of Thespian Troupe 1730, and enjoys dancing and aerial dance.

Riley Archer

Staff Writer

Da’nazjah Dorsey

Staff Writer

She's a senior at Creek and is apart of the Black Student Union. She joined journalism because she was put in this class her freshman year and she has enjoyed the experience ever since.

Faith McCurdy

Design Editor

Faith is a senior at Creek and loves to do art and is largely apart of the Fine Arts programs at Creek. Both of these led her to be the Design Editor.

Lizzie Esses

Podcast Editor

Lizzie is a sophomore and outside of USJ, is member of the Troupe 1730 thespians. She enjoys singing and writing (especially for the USJ).

Yoni Fine


Mr. Fine period.

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