The Talon

2018-2019 Staff

Violet Resh

Copy Editor

Violet is a senior and in her second year of writing for The Talon. She is super excited to be Copy Editor this year and is also involved with the Rochester Alliance of Theatrical Students and French National Honors Society. While...

Zoe Sawdon

Feature Editor

This is Zoe's second year on The Talon, and she is the feature editor.  She is a member of the varsity tennis team, National Honor Society, Spanish National Honor Society and Link Crew. Zoe also co-leads RHS Reach. In her free...

Mariam Hanna

Lifestyles & Entertainment Editor

Mariam is a sophomore, and this is her second year on The Talon. She is the lifestyles and entertainment editor this year. Mariam is also involved in Key Club, French National Honors Society, and RATS House Crew. In her free time,...

Bianca Mow

Sports Editor

This is Bianca's third year on The Talon. This is her second year being the Sports Editor. She enjoys spending time with friends and trying new things. She is involved in NHS and NEHS. She also loves her job working with kids.

Alex Glaspie

Staff Writer

This is Alex's first year writing for The Talon. As a junior at Rochester High, Alex enjoys singing in Chamber Choir as well as acting and doing makeup for the theater program. In her free time, Alex loves to play piano and spend...

Summer Rawashdeh

Staff Writer

This is Summer's 2nd year on The Talon. She is a junior, and enjoys being with friends. She hopes to pursue her career in criminal justice/ law.

Fazil Hussain

Staff Writer

This is Fazil Hussain's first year writing for The Talon. He loves to read and is a part of the UN, French and HOSA clubs.

Megan Belz

Staff Writer

This is Megan's first year on The Talon. She is a senior this year, and enjoys reading books.  

Kate Breitschuh

Staff Writer

Kate is a sophomore and Rochester High School, and this is her first year on The Talon. She enjoys playing volleyball and softball, as well as hanging out with family and friends. Kate hopes to achieve her goal of going to Michigan...

Collin Kilpatrick

Staff Writer

Collin is a sophomore at Rochester, and is in his first year on The Talon. He runs cross country, he plays basketball and lacrosse, and he loves watching "The Office."  

Rahi Shah

Staff Writer

Rahi Shah, currently a freshman, is a first year writer for The Talon. She is on the school's cross country team. Rahi enjoys traveling, painting, photography and running.

Kari Eickholdt

Staff Writer

Kari is a junior at Rochester High. This is her first year on the Talon and she is also on her second year of varsity cheerleading. In her free time, she loves to take photographs, go on many adventures and try new things.

Maggie Rhymstett

Staff Writer

Maggie is a senior at Rochester High School and this is her first year at Talon. She is a part of theatre and is a member of the costumes crew. She enjoys writing and reading as well as drawing and painting. She is a huge animal...

Sanya Gupta

Staff Writer

Sanya is a freshman and first year writer on the Talon. She swims for Rochester's girls swim team and in the off season she swims for her club team. She is also a part of Key Club and is a class ambassador. When she's not swimming...

Devin Toma

Staff Writer

This is Devin's first year in the Talon as a senior. He is a staff writer and in his free time he enjoys playing soccer and buying shoes. He values hard work and commitment.

Holly McDonald

Staff Writer

Holly McDonald is a freshman at RHS. This is her first year on the Talon as a staff writer. She is on the JV cheer team at Rochester, and loves to cheer in her free time. She also loves to read and write.

Megan Splan

Staff Writer

Megan Splan is a freshmen at RHS. Megan is on the Rochester varsity dance team and also dances at the Rochester School of Dance. She has preformed in "Nutcracker" and "Sleeping Beauty" with the Michigan Ballet Theater. She has...

Raghda Romaya

Staff Writer

This is Raghda's First year in Talon, and she is a junior this year. She is a staff writer. She enjoys hanging out with her friends and listening to music. Raghda likes to volunteer and help anyone around.

Elizabeth Bulat


This is Elizabeth Bulat's third year writing for the Talon and she currently serves as the Editor-In-Chief. She enjoys running, writing, and photography and looks forward to attending Northwestern University next fall!

Pooja Patel


Pooja is currently a senior at RHS.  This is her first year in The Talon. She has a huge passion for YouTube and loves to create  quality content. YouTube has influenced her life is a positive way. She loves being social and...

Noah Peterson

Web and Business Editor

Noah is the Web and Business editor for the Talon.  He enjoys politics, current events and community service. He also writes a monthly column about a different teacher each months so students get to know their instructors better.

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