2018-2019 Staff

Mrs. Marielle Nogay

Faculty Sponsor

Hello!  I'm Mrs. Nogay.  I teach 7th grade Language Arts at QVMS, and I am also the faculty sponsor for Q.V. Ink.  If you're a QVMS student who is interested in joining the newspaper staff, please email me to join ([email protected]). ...

Mareena Musser

Managing Editor

Hi! I’m Mareena, and I’m in eighth grade. In my free time I like to play volleyball, bake, and read. My favorite book is The Fault In Our Stars and pretty much everything by John Green.

Olivia Gnad


Hi there friends! My name is Olivia, and I love yellow and Africa by Toto. I do five after school activities, but I also am an Irish dancer. I love eighties music and portrait photography. That's me!

Eric Weicht

Editor & Staff Writer

Hi, I'm Eric Weicht. I'm in 8th grade at QVMS. In my free time, I like to play clarinet, read, and draw. My favorite book of all time is The Phantom Tollbooth, and my favorite book I've read recently if I am the Messenger.

Keira Currier

Editor & Staff Writer

Hi! I’m Keira, and I’m in 8th grade. My favorite book series is the Arc of the Scythe series, and I am impatiently awaiting the publish of the third book. I play soccer for the school, do track and field, student council, and...

Anna Dusch

Staff Writer & Photographer

Hi! My name is Anna Dusch. I am a seventh grader at QVMS, and I am a writer and photographer. In my free time, I run cross country, read books, and write stories with my friends. The latest book that I have read was Wanted by ...

Dylan Porter


I’m Dylan, and I am a pupil at QVMS.  In my free time, I play video games and take screenshots and pictures.

Malachi Muzichuck

Staff Writer & Photographer

Hi, I'm Malachi. I like the outside, bikes, and classic cars.

Loren Barnes

Staff Writer

Hi, my name is Loren Barnes, and I am in 8th grade at QVMS. In my free time, I like to play tennis and hangout with my dog.

Susanna Getty

Staff Writer

Hi,I’m Susanna. I’m an 8th grader at QVMS. In my free time I like to swim, read, and play lax. My favorite book is The Hate U Give.

Amelia Kain

Staff Writer

Hi, I'm Amelia. I'm an eighth grader at QVMS. In my free time, I like sauteeing, baking (well, trying to, anyway) and plaid. Some of my favorite places on earth are Reykjavik, Iceland, and Cork, Ireland.

Shawna Smith

Staff Writer

Hi, I'm Shawna Smith. I'm in 8th grade at QVMS. In my free time, I like to read, write, and watch Netflix. My favorite book that I've read recently is Dreadnought.

Hanna Carver

Staff Writer

Hello, I’m Hanna Carver. I am in 7th grade at Quaker Valley Middle School. I enjoy watching movies, writing articles, interior designing, and hanging out with friends! I’m looking forward to write about upcoming projects and...

Ben Collins

Staff Writer

Hey! I’m Ben Collins. I normally do QV hockey articles because I’m a goalie for the team myself, but sometimes I do scientific articles about new developments in physics and miscopropy (study of microscopes). Sometimes I wi...

Claire Edwards

Staff Writer

Hi, I’m Claire Edwards. I’m in 7th grade at QVMS. In my free time I like to play video games and look at memes. My favorite video game is Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild. Also my favorite book is the Land of Stories ser...

Ryan James

Staff Writer

Hello, my name is Ryan. I am a 7th grade student. In my free time, I like to draw and play video games with my friends.

Sarah Johnson

Staff Writer

Hi, I'm Sarah Johnson. I'm a 7th grade student at QVMS. I like to act, look at memes, play video games, and read anime. My favorite anime is The Devil is a Part-Timer.

Alexis Moran

Staff Writer

Hi, I'm Alexis. I'm in 7th grade. In my free time I like to sing and draw. My favorite song is "Girls Like You" by Maroon 5 and Cardi B.

Dash Vinson


Hi, I'm Dash.  I'm a diver, and I like to take photos.

Maria Sirianni


My name is Maria Sirianni. I’m a 6th grader at QVMS. In my free time I enjoy reading, playing tennis and baking.

Emily Bablak


Hi, I’m Emily. I’m a 6th grade student at QVMS. In my free time, I like to bake, travel, and photograph nature. My favorite book that I have read recently is the “Mr. Terupt” series.

Lauren Krouse


Hi, my name is Lauren. I am in 6th grade at QVMS. In my free time, I like to cook, do photography, and watch tv. My favorite book recently is Divergent.

Ava Hensel


Hi, I'm Ava Hensel.  I love traveling and cooking.  I enjoy watching movies.  I like drawing and love playing video games, such as Pacman and Fortnite.  I also love listening to music.

Kay Rampelt


Hi, I’m Kay. I am an 8th grader at QVMS, and I like taking long walks to my refrigerator. My favorite food from the refrigerator is birthday cake. I like to hang out with Adam Renner and Dash Vinson at newspaper club! I als...

Adam Renner


Hi, my name is Adam. I’m a 8th grader at Quaker Valley Middle School. I’m my free time I like to watch Netflix, play video games, and hang out with dash. My favorite foods are sushi and perogies.

Hope Linge

Staff Writer

Hi, I'm Hope, and I am in 8th grade.  I play soccer and swim.  My favorite book series is the Keeper of the Lost City, and I am very excited for the next book to come out.  I enjoying playing the flute and piano.

Ty Walliser

Staff Writer

Hi, I am Ty Walliser.  I am in 7th grade.  I take French.  I am interested in cooking, running, and tennis.  I like cats, swimming, and riding rides at Kennywood like the Thunderbolt and the Volcano.  I really like intense...

Stevin Wallace

Staff Writer

Hello! I'm Stevin Wallace. I'm a 7th grader at QV middle school. I love writing creative fiction and playing my favorite sport, soccer. My favorite animal is a cat, and I'm super excited to be writing for QV Ink!

Tyson Dalton

Staff Writer

Hi! I'm Tyson, and I’m in the eighth grade. I like to sit around in my room at home and play games on my phone. Sometimes I will read books if I don’t have anything to do. My favorite books are Six of Crows and Crooked Ki...

Lauren Tiesse

Staff Writer

Hello my name is Lauren I'm In 7th grade and I like to walk in town with my friends, watch anime, draw, and play Guitar Hero on the Xbox 360. I like to travel and wear hoodies.

Madison Chapman

Staff Writer

Hi! My name is Madi Chapman. I am a seventh grader at QVMS. In my free time I like to listen to music, read, and take pictures. I also play basketball and do gymnastics and dance.

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