Michelle Lou (19C) is from Irvine, Calif., majoring in political science. She previously served as copy chief, news editor and executive editor. She won first place in the 2017 Georgia College Press Association’s Better Newspaper Contest in the category Best News Article Based on Investigative Reporting for her coverage of the Spring 2017 student government elections. Outside of the Wheel, she is an undergraduate research fellow at Emory’s Center for Law and Social Science; a member of Phi Eta Sigma and Pi Sigma Alpha; and enjoys snorkeling. Last summer, she interned at USA TODAY’s copy desk.
Richard Chess (20C) is from Seattle. He served previously as assistant news editor and news editor, covering issues related to the city of Atlanta and broke the news that the Migos scandal cost Emory $37,500. For his coverage of the Migos booking scam, he was selected as a finalist for the Society of Professional Journalist in the Breaking News Reporting category in the 2017 Region 3 Mark of Excellence Awards. Chess also earned first place in the 2017 Georgia College Press Association’s Better Newspaper Contest in the category Best News Article Based on Investigative Reporting. Last summer, he interned for Heritage Wealth Advisors, a private wealth advisory practice of Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc. Last year, he served as president of Complex Hall Council.
Alisha Compton (19C) is from Chantilly, Va., majoring in neuroscience and behavioral biology and English, with a concentration in creative non-fiction. She most recently served as Emory life editor. Her interests include sunflowers, Gamma Phi Beta and chai lattes.
Nicole Sadek (20C) is from Charleston, S.C., majoring in English and creative writing and international studies. She joined the Wheel her freshman year as social media editor, and she later became copy chief. Sadek is a Robert W. Woodruff scholar and an IDEAS fellow. This past summer, she worked as a press intern in the public affairs section at the U.S. Embassy in Athens, Greece. You can find her drinking iced coffee and listening to The Head and the Heart.
Alex Klugerman (20B) is from Rockville, Maryland, who plans to major in business administration. He helped break the news that the Migos booking scandal cost Emory $37, 500. For his coverage of the Migos booking scam, he was selected as a finalist for the Society of Professional Journalist in the Breaking News Reporting category in the 2017 Region 3 Mark of Excellence Awards. Klugerman also placed first in the 2017 Georgia College Press Association’s Better Newspaper Contest in the category Best News Article Based on Investigative Reporting. Outside of the Wheel, he enjoys watching Netflix, reading, cycling and attending concerts.
Editorial Page Editor
Madeline Lutwyche is a College freshman from Baltimore, Maryland majoring in mathematics. She came to Emory primarily for the warm weather, and joined the Wheel’s Editorial Board Fall 2016. She is an unfortunate resident of Dobbs Hall, a member of the Women’s Swimming and Diving team and a sister of Delta Phi Epsilon. Maddy enjoys celebrating her heritage with strong cups of tea, inappropriate BBC Radio 4 program(me)s and Oxford commas.
Arts & Entertainment Editor
Devin Bog is a College sophomore from Fremont, California. When he's not at the Wheel, Devin can be found singing with the University Chorus, working on Complex Hall Council or watching way too much of The West Wing alone in his room. He enjoys all sorts of music and is a proud member of Delta Tau Delta fraternity.
Emory Life Editor
Niraj Naik is a College sophomore from Twinsburg, Ohio, who plans to major in business administration and is minoring in political science. Niraj is a nice guy looking for someone fun with whom he enjoys spending time. If you fit that description, hit him up!
Brian Taggett is a College junior from Kalamazoo, Michigan, majoring in political science and Latin American and Caribbean studies. He most recently served as editorial page editor. Between referring to carbonated beverages as "pop" and unabashedly cheering for the Detroit Tigers and Red Wings, Brian is about as Michigan as they come.
Aditya Prakash (20C) is from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, pursuing a double major in neuroscience and behavioral biology and philosophy. He enjoys playing 16-bit indie games and arguing for his pronunciation of the word schedule. He half-jokingly aims to one day join The Onion or Clickhole, but until then he will continue to serve the Wheel.
Assistant Copy Editor
Bethany Greene (20C) is from Spartanburg, S.C., but was raised in the small Caribbean island of St. Kitts. She is an economics major and plans to pursue a career in urban planning. Bethany is a hot sauce enthusiast and enjoys braiding hair in her spare time.
Parth Mody (21C) is from Mumbai, India, but has lived in Hong Kong for the past five years. He plans to major in biology on the pre-med track.
Assistant Arts & Entertainment Editor
Jesse Weiner (21C) is from Ambler, Pa., and plans to major in something someday. In addition to the Wheel, he is a trip leader for Outdoor Emory and the social programming chair for Complex Hall. He spends his free time watching movies and debating their merits with the Wheel's film critic, challenging others to games of ping pong and updating his country music playlist.
Assistant Emory Life Editor
Sage Cho (20C) is from San Diego, Calif., majoring in English and minoring in east asian studies. You can catch her playing nature sounds for WMRE.
Assistant Sports Editor
Annie Uichanco (20C) from Tampa, Fla., majoring in music composition and mathematics. In addition to the Wheel, she is a coxswain for Emory Crew, a soprano 1 in the University Chorus and a true lefty. She covers sports and also writes for arts & entertainment.
Assistant Multimedia Editor
Madison Bober (21C) is from Hollywood, Fla., and plans to double major in political science and women’s gender and sexuality studies. In addition to the Wheel, Madison serves on the Women’s Leadership Board at the Center for Women at Emory. She also drinks immense amounts of hot chocolate.