CO-EDITOR IN CHIEF

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Quinn Chappelle (she/her)

Chappelle is a pre-law student, studying political science and history (CGS '20, CAS '22).

 

She serves as the co-president and editor-in-chief of the BPR. 

 

Chappelle is a former intern for U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI). She has previously also fellowed for U.S. Senator Ed Markey's campaign (D-MA).

Her hobbies include taking care of her many houseplants, hiking, and collecting vinyl records.

SENIOR GLOBAL POLITICS EDITOR

Ryan Metz (she/her)

Metz is a history student, concentrating in 20th century American political history (CAS '22).

 

She serves as the vice president and the senior global politics editor for the BPR.

 

Metz also works for the City of Boston's Office of Archives and Records Management as a Volunteer Archivist and Researcher.

 

In her free time, Metz likes to read presidential biographies and go for runs around Boston.

SENIOR U.S. POLITICS CO-EDITOR

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Katherine Sabido (she/her)

Sabido is a pre-law student, pursuing a dual degree of political science and journalism (CGS '20, CAS '22, COM '22).

 

She serves as the senior U.S. politics co-editor for the BPR.

 

Sabido also serves as the vice chair for the Boston Intercollegiate Government. She works as a research fellow for City Councilor At-Large Annissa Essaibi-George. 

Her hobbies include cooking, cuddling her dog Reeses, and traveling.

SENIOR LOCAL POLITICS EDITOR

Jackson Tarricone (he/him)

Tarricone is an English and Spanish student (CAS '22).

 

He serves as the senior local politics editor for the BPR. 

Tarricone's hobbies include performing in his band, listening to music, reading, and running along the Charles river.

SENIOR COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR

Caroline Floam (she/her)

Floam is a pre-law student, studying public relations and political science (COM '22, CAS '22).

 

She serves as the communications director for the BPR.

 

Floam also serves a crisis and research and media relations director for Unleashed PR. Floam is also a staff writer for BU College of Communication’s The COMmunicator.

 

Her hobbies include tennis, yoga, traveling, and eating avocado.

ASSOCIATE U.S. POLITICS EDITOR

Nisha Kassam (she/her)

Kassam is a speech, language, and hearing sciences student, also studying Spanish and Deaf studies (SAR '22).

 

She serves as an associate U.S. politics editor for the BPR.

 

Kassam also interns as a translator at a speech therapy clinic and works for a computer science company. She is also a member of the fraternity Alpha Phi Omega and BU student government.

 

Her hobbies are biking and trying new restaurants in Boston.

ASSOCIATE U.S. POLITICS EDITOR

Adam Shamsi (he/him)

Shamsi is a political science student, intending to pursue BU’s 4-year BA/MA program (CAS '24).

 

He serves as the treasurer and an associate U.S. politics editor for the BPR.

Shamsi also participates in BU's CAS student government. He also works for BU's Orientation and Student Disability Access Services.

 

In his free time, Shamsi enjoys hanging out with friends, watching television (such as Avatar the Last Airbender), and engaging in the news.

DEPUTY COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR

 

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Jessica Stevens (she/her)

Stevens is a journalism student, also studying advertising (COM '23).

 

She serves as the deputy communications director for the BPR.

 

Stevens also serves as an ambassador for the BU College of Communication. She is an editor for BU"s The Buzz Magazine. She also is a strategist for a varsity team of AdClub. Currently, she is writing for the Boston Globe - Newton and the Sonoma Index Tribune in California. 

 

Her hobbies include Netflix binging, writing, and traveling.

                      CO-EDITOR IN CHIEF

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Justin Dynia (he/him)

Dynia is a political science student, also studying Spanish and history (CAS '22).

 

He serves as the co-president and editor-in-chief of the BPR.

 

Dynia's experience in journalism includes reporting for the Long Island Herald and BU Today.

He is an avid reader and enjoys exploring the city in his free time.

SENIOR U.S. POLITICS CO-EDITOR

Brianna Cole (she/her)

Cole is student, studying health science and public policy analysis (SAR '22).

 

She serves as the senior U.S. politics co-editor for the BPR. 

 

Cole also serves as the lead senator for the Health4BU at-large party and the chairwoman of the Rules Committee in BU student government senate. She is also an EMS supervisor and instructor. 

 

Her hobbies include trying and cooking new foods, watching tv shows, and playing with her new kitten!  

SENIOR SOCIAL & BUSINESS POLITICS
CO-EDITOR

Catherine Devlin (she/her)

Devlin is a history student, concentrating in American history (CAS '22).

 

She serves as the social and business co-editor for the BPR.

 

She is involved in the sorority Omega Phi Alpha, and serves as the president of Phi Alpha Theta, and is an ambassador for BU's Kilachand Honors College. She is also the associate producer and lead researcher for Sky Blossom, an Academy Award qualifying film.

 

In her free time, Devlin enjoys showing people pictures of her dog and watching questionable reality television shows.

SENIOR SOCIAL & BUSINESS POLITICS
CO-EDITOR

Roseli Arena (she/her)

Arena is a journalism student, also studying public relations (CGS '20, COM '22).

 

She serves as the social and business co-editor for the BPR.

Arena is currently an intern for Lightyear Strategies. Arena is a member of the sorority Alpha Phi and BU's chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America. 

In her free time, Arena enjoys swimming, traveling, going for long walks in Brookline and playing with her cat, Charlie.

ASSOCIATE GLOBAL POLITICS EDITOR

Karis Clark (she/her)

Clark is a pre-med student, studying human physiology (SAR '23).

 

Clark serves as the secretary and an associate global politics editor for the BPR.

 

Clark works as a Resident Assistant for Boston University’s ResLife. She is also involved with Boston University’s Alpha Epsilon Delta, a health pre-professional honor society, and is a member of Sargent College Honors Society. 

 

She is also currently researching and synthesizing potential treatments for Alzheimer’s Disease in the Integrative Science Experience II program at Boston University. In her free time, she loves to read, hike, and attend concerts. 

ASSOCIATE GLOBAL POLITICS EDITOR

Lexi Nasse (she/her)

Nasse is a pre-law student, studying political science and english (CAS ’23).

 

She serves as an associate global politics editor for the BPR.

 

Nasse also works as an intern at the Human Rights Campaign, and as a fellow for the Kendra Hicks campaign team. She is also a part of Phi Alpha Delta, a pre-law honor society. 

 

Her hobbies include reading, and creating Pinterest boards and playlists for her books.

ASSOCIATE LOCAL POLITICS EDITOR

Arlo Hatcher (he/him)

Hatcher is a political science student, potentially seeking a double major in history (CAS '24).

 

He serves as an associate local politics editor for the BPR.

 

He also is a member of the BU's CAS student government advocacy committee.

 

His hobbies include listening to music, volunteering with political campaigns, and exploring Boston.