Lake Zurich High School Student Media

Bear Facts

2017-2018 Staff

Alice Farsalas

Staff Writer

As a sophomore, this year will be Alice's first year on staff. She is involved in a club swim team, and also the school's varsity team. Alice aspires to go to college in southern California for something involving creativity. She hopes to travel to as many exotic places as possible throughout her life.

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Valerie Multra

Sports Editor

Valerie is a sophomore and Sports Editor of Bear Facts Student Media. She is involved in cross country, track and field, theater, sophomore class board, Interact, and SNAP. Valerie aspires to graduate from Columbia University.

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Ria Talukder

Staff Writer

The most important thing you need to know about Ria is that Shonali is her real name.  This will be her second year on staff as the co-editor of Bear Facts' Magazine's spotlight section. In the previous year, Ria wrote for LZ life and contributed to the online and print publications for Bear Facts. With the very little time she doesn't spend dedicated to Bear Facts, Ria spends on being an officer...

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Meghan Warner

Staff Writer

As a sophomore, this is Meghan's second year as a staff writer on Bear Facts Student Media.  She aspires to go to college at UNC Chapel Hill, in hopes of becoming an Emergency Physician.  Meghan also recently became a Cheerleading National Champion with Ultimate Athletics in February 2017.  Outside of Bear Facts, she is in Medical Science Club, SNAP, and is on her second year of Varsity Cheerleading....

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Meggie Furlong

Web Editor-in-Chief

As a senior, Meggie is the Web Editor-in-Chief of Bear Facts Student Media. Previously, she was the Social Media Manager in charge of the staff Twitter and Facebook accounts and an in-depth story writer for the Spotlight section of the award winning print magazine. Outside of Bear Facts, Meggie is a member of the National Honor Society, a captain of the girls' cross country team, a PE Leader, as well...

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Chloe Faris

Staff Writer

Chloe is a junior and will be the spotlight editor for this year. This is her third year on staff, after being apart of the LZ Life section for two years. Chloe is involved in many other clubs like Student Council, Student Leadership, Interact, PE Leadership, SNAP, and yearbook. Chloe loves spending time with her family and friends and is addicted to eating ice.

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Rachel Brauer

Secretary & Business Manager

This will be Rachel's third year on staff. After being a staff writer for two years, she has been given the opportunity this year to take on the responsibilities of Secretary and Business Manager as well as the many stresses that come with being a senior. Her short-term goals mostly include making it out of senior year in one piece, but she hopes her future involves teaching Post-Secondary on her way...

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