Staff

Editorial / Production Office

Editor-in-Chief – Amy Reynolds, reynola1@tcnj.edu

Amy is a junior journalism major with a creative writing minor. In addition to being a part of The Signal, she is also the vice president of Ed@TCNJ, the co-social media specialist of She’s the First*{TCNJ} and an English tutor at a local elementary school. She hopes to one day work in the magazine industry. She has interned at Scholastic Parent & Child  magazine, New York Family magazine and NewJerseyNewsroom.com. In her spare time, she enjoys writing, reading, crafting and cuddling with her dogs.

Managing Editor ­– Chris Molicki, molickc1@tcnj.edu

Chris is an aspiring sports writer and the Managing Editor for The Signal. He is a senior journalism major and marketing minor at the College. He hopes to one day become a sports writer for a major sports media outlet. He has interned at HBO Sports and written for many sports blogs and websites.

News Editor – Tom Kozlowski, kozlowt1@tcnj.edu

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Tom is a sophomore political science major, Spanish minor and creative writer who has worked on The Signal since his first semester at the College. He has served as the Arts & Entertainment Editor, Opinions Editor and Opinions Assistant prior to joining the News team, and has recently taken up the fake position of Signal Literary Critic to fulfill his schoolboy dreams of being a better-dressed Lester Bangs. Ordering pizza on time is the most productive work Tom does every week. All the same, do not be fooled — he is a reputable source for pop culture references and bad poetry while flaunting a keen fashion sense for AP style.

News Editor – Julie Kayzerman, kayzerj1@tcnj.eduJulie

Julie Kayzerman is a sophomore journalism and professional writing major with a United States studies minor. She has been writing for The Signal since her freshman year where she was news assistant. She is now currently a News Editor. This past summer she interned at the Metro US newspaper in New York City as a writer for the features team. She is also the fundraising chair for TCNJ’s Women’s Club Soccer team and is a huge fan of the New York Rangers.

Sports Editor – Peter Fiorilla, fiorilp1@tcnj.edu

Pete is a junior journalism major who loves economics, sports and writing about any combination of the two. He has been a staff writer for The Signal since his first semester at the College, when he covered cross country, and spent his sophomore year as sports assistant. Pete is currently interning with New Jersey’s pro indoor football team, the Trenton Freedom, and watching grainy streams of soccer games on his computer. Outside of sports and The Signal, Pete enjoys eating.


Features Editor
– Colleen Murphy, murphc16@tcnj.edu

Colleen Murphy is a sophomore journalism and professional writing Colleenmajor with minors in women’s and gender studies and communication studies. She throws javelin and discus for the College’s track team and is a member of Women in Learning and Leadership. Over winter break, Colleen was a web intern at seventeen.com where she was surrounded by teen pop culture (and loved it)! She also writes for Tote Magazine and was a cast member on Real Faith TV.

Arts & Entertainment Editor – Shayna Innocenti, innoces1@tcnj.edu

Shayna is a sophomore journalism major and Bonner Scholar. shayna-smile_edited-5-300x225Previously, Shayna was the Arts & Entertainment Assistant and is fully looking forward to taking on the challenge as the section’s editor. In addition to working with The Signal, Shayna is also the Editor-in-Chief of the Bonner Center’s newspaper, The Wall, which is written by and for the homeless community of Mercer County, she is a volunteer at Sustainable New Jersey and a member of Trenton’s Green Team.

Opinions Editor and Photo Editor – Courtney Wirths, wirthsc1@tcnj.edu

Courtney is a sophomore economics and journalism double major.Bio Her positions at The Signal strike a balance between her interest in current issues and the creativity of photography and journalism. In addition to being an editor, Courtney has a weekly column, Business Briefs, and covers stories primarily out of the College’s Business School. In addition to The Signal, Courtney is a member of the economics club. She also enjoys reading (books and her newspaper), cooking and Gregory Peck.

Nation & World Editor – Mylin Batipps, batippm1@tcnj.edu

Mylin Batipps is a junior journalism major. He has written for The 014Signal since his freshman year, covering various on-campus events such as Student Finance Board meetings and cultural festivals. When he is not writing news or features stories, Mylin is either writing poetry, juggling knives or creating puns. He is now the Nation & World Editor. Do you have a story in mind about national/international news? Would you like to write it? Send a SIGNAL his way!

Review Editor – Jonathan Edmondson, edmondj5@tcnj.edu

Jonathan Edmondson is a freshman journalism and professional Jonathanwriting major. In addition to writing for The Signal, he is an active member of both All College Theatre (ACT) and TCNJ Musical Theatre (TMT). In the spring he will be directing a one act he wrote titled “Crestfallen” in conjunction with ACT. As well as being Review Editor, he will also be writing a weekly blog for the first half of the semester about the Oscars. He is obsessed with popular culture, Sara Bareilles and the color red. His dream is to one day write for Entertainment Weekly and prove that entertainment journalism is far more than just celebrity gossip.

Production Manager – Andrew Grossman, grossma6@tcnj.edu

Andrew Grossman is a junior journalism major and is minoring in Andrewinteractive multimedia. He has been a full-time writer for The Signal since sophomore year and intends to continue writing until graduation. This past summer, he interned for World TeamTennis, where he wrote articles online and for their newsletter with a circulation of 50,000. When Andrew is not writing articles, he is playing on the varsity tennis team or hanging out with his brothers in Alpha Epsilon Pi.

Web Editor – Regina Yorkgitis, yorkgir1@tcnj.edu

Regina Yorkgitis is a junior communication studies major at the College.     A public health minor, Regina currently interns at the New Jersey piccDepartment of Health, Division of Family Services.  She hopes to one day combine her passions for writing, health and technology.  At the College, she is a member of Theta Phi Alpha and Lambda Pi Eta and the web editor for Ed@TCNJ. Last spring, she sprained her ankle by walking down the stairs in the Social Sciences Building and she is still recovering.   Please contact her if you know a good doctor @reginayorkgitis (Is swelling normal?)

Fantasy Sports Editor – Mike Herold, heroldm1@tcnj.edu

Mike is a senior journalism major at TCNJ who mostly enjoys Miketelling stories and listening to stories, especially if they relate to sports or nonsense, which means fantasy sports is pretty much perfect for him. He is currently interning at the Trenton Freedom, an indoor football team, which means he now has to graduate from college this year. Outside of work, Mike enjoys doing completely random things that will make for good stories later and having arguments about absolutely nothing for hours at a time.

 

The Signal is also created with the help of its editorial and photo assistants, as well as many staff writers, columnists, staff photographers and correspondents who work every week to deliver the news to The College of New Jersey community.

 

If you have any questions, email signal@tcnj.edu.

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Can’t find somebody? Check out our previous staff lists: Fall 2013Spring 2013Fall 2012Spring 2012 and Fall 2011.

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