Brainwash is a student-run online publication that seeks to push boundaries, inform the student body and school community, and serve as an outlet for creative expression. Preserving freedom of expression is at the core of who we are, holding fast to First Amendment rights. Our publication strikes a balance between factual and opinionated pieces, working to inform students on subjects relating to our campus and beyond.

Carmen Horn
Editor-in-Chief
Carmen Horn wants to live in a world where everyone has time to sit down in big, comfy chairs with a warm drink and a good book. When she’s not Editor-In-Chief of Brainwash, you can find her onstage, backstage, designing for the stage, or passionately defending the Oxford comma.
Carly Ingber
Executive Editor
Carly wants to live in a world where words fall of their pages, calories are cool, and pigs fly around as normal household pets. When she’s not being the Executive Editor of Brainwash, you can find her cheering on the sidelines, acting as a human bridge between the student government and the rest of the school, or living the stressful life of a normal senior citizen.

Olga Kiyan
Arts Editor
Olga wants to live in a world where high school students can finally get enough sleep and where ice cream is free and unlimited for everyone. When she’s not doing her job as the Arts Section editor, you can find her wrestling with the craziness that is the IB Program, dancing with her brother, or trying to understand what she’s doing with her life. Be sure to look for her work in the Arts section.

Julia Singhal
Lifestyle Editor
Julia wants to live in a world where ice cream is a normal breakfast food and her favorite fictional characters are real. When she’s not working as the section editor for Lifestyle, you can find her with friends, in the art room, or watching Netflix. Be sure to look for her work in any of our wonderful sections, but most definitely Lifestyle!

Justin McCulloch
News Editor
Justin wants to live in a world where everyone participates in democracy and all people are equal. When he’s not News Editor, you can find him arguing about politics, watching Highlander for the 1000th time, or polishing his cup collection. Be sure to look for my work in News section.
Alec Gordon
Opinion Editor
Alec wants to live in a world where he can run a mile in under 4 minutes, where the Panthers win the Stanley Cup, and where every Will Ferrell movie gets played on repeat. When he’s not Opinion Editor, you can find him running for the NB cross country and track & field teams, or working with the St. Baldrick’s Foundation to fund research for childhood cancer. Be sure to look for his work in the Opinion section!

Ben Curtis
Sports Co-Editor
Ben likes the feel of a new suit, and his best friend Baxter. He has many leather-bound books, and his apartment smells of rich mahogany. When Ben is not playing baseball, soccer, or clarinet, he is reciting the “Miracle” speech to whomever will pretend to listen.
Ryan Sandler
Web & Technology Manager
Ryan wants to live in a world where everyone inspires one another to learn, to improve the world and to savor life. When he’s not working technological magic as Web & Technology Manager, you can find him debating passionately about education, teaching calc, playing classical and jazz piano and rolling his eyes over Oxford commas.

Samantha Hreschak
Arts Assistant Editor
Samantha Hreschak wants to live in a world where peace thrives and magic lives. When she’s not being the assistant arts editor, you can find her making art or working on an animation concept, and even sometimes making a blog! Be sure to look for my work in the arts.

Gianna Milan
Lifestyle Assistant Editor
Gianna wants to live in a world where books come to life, chocolate grows on trees, and it’s possible to experience all four seasons in Florida. When she’s not writing for Brainwash as Lifestyle Assistant Editor, you can find her at the piano, being enthusiastic about all genres of music from classical and opera to jazz and Hamilton, running the great outdoors, enjoying some poetry or a YA novel, spending time with family, or writing just for fun. Be sure to look for my work in all sections, mostly Lifestyle.

Dylan Rosenthal
News Assistant Editor
Dylan Rosenthal wants to live in a world where you can always have fun. When he’s not being the Assistant News Editor for Brainwash, you can find him watching Netflix, reading a book, or doing homework. Be sure to look for my work in the News section.
Alejandro Gonzalez
Opinion Assistant Editor
Alex wants to live in a world where everyone gets what they want. When he’s not being the awesome Assistant Opinion Editor he is, you can find him drawing super cool stuff or playing video games. Be sure to look for his amazing work in the Opinion section!

Bryan Edwards
Staff Writer
Bryan Edwards is represented by the color purple. A classic story representing extreme perseverance. A culture with the main mission of forging ahead and striving as a team. A restaurant that is speedy and efficient. A rain that that signifies love and support. A color that encompasses power, in which he hopes to spread among our global community.