Heritage Student Media

2019-2020 Staff

Mihira Kandula

Mihira Kandula

Mihira Kandula is a designer on The Print Magazine staff. She is currently a senior and joined the program at its start in 2019. She joined because she wanted to try something outside her comfort zone and meet people she otherw...

Shane Edghill

Shane Edghill

     Shane Edghill is currently a junior and The Print Magazine staff’s columnist. This is his second year of taking the class after starting out as a reporter during The Print’s first year in the 2019-2020 school year. H...

Chasity Samples-Haney

Chasity Samples-Haney

Senior Chastity Samples-Haney aims to be one of the best Coyote Nation TV members in this upcoming school year. She knows that broadcast will help build skills that can be applied to real life. She wants to become better at t...

Ian Schuda

Ian Schuda

This school year, senior Ian Schuda joins the CNTV staff for his second and final time. Ian enjoys reporting for the creative expression and variety of content he can produce through his stories. He prefers doing stories relat...

Ben Weaver

Ben Weaver

Ben Weaver, a fifteen year old rookie, started his first year with Coyote Nation TV as a sophomore. He really enjoys getting to work with cameras and conducting interviews, which inspired him to want to pursue film in the futu...

Alysen Rose

Alysen Rose

Senior Alysen Rose is beginning her final year at Coyote Nation TV. She loves to read fantasy books and watching “The Witcher”, which has changed her perspective on storytelling. While being on the CNTV staff, Alysen learn...

Sumit Nalavade

Sumit Nalavade

Sumit Nalavade’s interest in creating started in 7th-grade multimedia at Roach Middle School. From that year on, TV Broadcast would significantly impact his life, as he spends three years as a part of the staff leading up to...

Daviannay Monroe

Daviannay Monroe

Daviannay Monroe is CNTV’s rising sophomore, but she’s more than just that. Originally from El Paso, “Dee” is all about her sports, especially basketball. She wants her first year as part of Coyote Nation TV to be about...

Brittney McClure

Brittney McClure

High school has been pretty easy for junior Brittney McClure, but now she’s welcoming the challenge of joining Coyote Nation TV. Her mom pushed her to join broadcast, making her realize her passion for telling other people’s st...

Chioma Agbor

Chioma Agbor

Seventeen-year- old Chioma Agbor is a senior on CNTV who originally took broadcast to earn her tech credit but enjoyed it and has decided to continue pursuing it throughout the rest of high school career. Her love for broadcast c...

Ixchell Ibanez

Ixchell Ibanez

Ixchell Ibanez is a passionate senior who is starting her first year with Coyote Nation TV. She was previously a member of Centennial’s broadcast program and is continuing her journey through journalism at Heritage High. Fr...

Shane Edghill

Born in Kentucky, watching horse-races and camping in the woods has always been hobbies in Shane Edghill's life. Besides being a reporter on the News Magazine team and having a raw passion for writing, he enjoys playing the violin...

Shruthi Pabba

Shruthi Pabba

She was sitting on the couch in the living room when she heard the news. “We’re moving to Frisco, Shruthi,” her father stated, his eyes on the TV screen as he flipped through the endless number of channels. She st...

Zoe Warren

Zoe Warren

Riley A friend. A protector. A ball of energy. That's what she was to Zoe Warren. A fluffy friend who she fed treats to when rewarded, snuggled with when it was cold, and told everything to, even though she wouldn't respond....

Poonam Dhanjal

Poonam Dhanjal

Poonam Dhanjal is a photographer for the 19-20 Heritage Student Media Newsmagazine Class. Her sophomore year, she decided to take photojournalism and ended up loving it.  She then decided to pursue her interest and interview...

Raniya Alshaikh

Raniya Alshaikh

Raniya loves to take photos and have deep conversations. She participates in DECA and works as a manager and receptionist at a spa. She hopes to major in Engineering and later become a lawyer.

One day, these fears will not be as controlling as they are now. One day soon, things will get better. They always do.

Josh Whalen

Josh Whalen is a senior and editor in chief of The Print magazine for the 2019-2020 school year. He has been a journalism student for four years and has contributed on newspaper, magazine and yearbook publications throughout his hig...

Meaghan Crawford

Meaghan Crawford

Meaghan Crawford enjoys physical activities, writing, walking her dogs and making money at work but not actually doing any work. As a senior copy editor of The Print newsmagazine, Meaghan reads every piece of text that is pub...

Amariah Nielsen

Amariah Nielsen

Amariah Nielsen is a reporter and writer for the Heritage Student Media. When she isn't typing away at the computer, she's playing video games and procrastinating homework. Becos ain't nobody got time for that.

Zainab Anjum

Zainab Anjum

She observes every sight and every sound. She sits still, yet her eyes wander around. Now protruding forward, she wants to listen. Your story is enough to make her eyes glisten. So as you speak, she holds a pen in her hand. Y...

Sonia Shah

Sonia Shah

Friends know her as the loudest person on earth. Strangers know her to be the quietest girl in a classroom. Known as The Print's engagement lead and part-time reporter, Sonia Shah started her journey in writing after taking a...

Jasmin Du

Jasmin Du

Jasmin Du was one of those kids that picked up a camera at age seven and has played around with the anatomy of it since then. Being someone fortunate enough to often discover new, weird places, she found her love for taking p...

Deanna Young

Deanna Young

Thanksgiving Cruise Going on a cruise is a very exciting thing to think about, but actually going on one for 5 days is even better.  Deanna was ready to hop on that cruise ship right when she pulled up to the dock. She couldn't wait to ...

Karsten McCash

Karsten McCash

The Penski truck is being loaded by my dad when my friend Skyler came over to ask what was happening. I told him we were getting ready to move to Texas and from the expression on his face, I knew I should've told him soone...

Ava Axtell

Ava Axtell

Gone but not forgotten  Wednesday, December 19, 2018. She just knew. She could tell when she woke up. A cold, rainy, dreary world outside her window. The type of day that is so foggy people can barely see to drive. She ...

Lauren Shrauner

Lauren Shrauner

As she stared through the scuffed up glass, she witnessed a blurry outline of a man in white who she had looked up to her whole life. They sat down simultaneously and they stared at each other bawling, their hands came upon the glass...

Alexis McCarthy

Alexis McCarthy

“Your daddy and I are getting a divorce,” her mom said. They were both on opposite ends of the daughter’s bed. Why now? The daughter thought. She had questions but didn’t know how to ask. Her mom had tears in her...

Alex McEachern

Alex McEachern

They stand outside, one on four legs, one on two. One throwing the ball, the other running after it. Alex McEachern and his dog Sophie were friends that met several years ago in a run-down shelter. After a long day of searching, they finally ...

Ayat Irfan

  Ayat Irfan is a reporter on The Print Magazine staff. She is a junior and this is her 2nd year on Newsmagazine. In her free time, she enjoys reading, writing, and baking. Ayat is excited to become a better writer...

Michael Haertel

Michael Haertel

The doors opened, revealing a place mysterious to the boy. After coming out of a black car, he was led over to a place that wasn’t crowded except for a clearing ahead of him. In the front of the crowd of people wearing black, ...

Cherokee Farmer

Cherokee Farmer

Only One Chance  Scared to death as streams of tears run from her eyes, she took her place in the testifying seat connected to the judge's desk as people glare at her. Her worst enemy in her peripheral vision, dressed in...

Isabella Rodriguez

Isabella Rodriguez

Isabella Rodriguez-Mendoza is a reporter for The Print Magazine. She is a 10th grader and joined Newsmagazine this year to gain experience in journalism. Isabella is excited to meet people who share her interests. She enjoys writi...

Anna Cardon

Anna Cardon

Anna Cardon is a reporter for The Print Magazine and a senior this year. Anna loves animals and is an intern at a veterinary clinic. She loves listening to music and reading long books. This will be her second year of Newsmagaz...

Sanjana Natarajan

Sanjana Natarajan

Sanjana Natarajan is the managing editor of The Print Magazine. She is currently a senior and joined the program at its start in 2019. Sanjana enjoys watching football (go Seattle Seahawks!), listening to music, and traveling. This y...

Emerson Weaver

Emerson Weaver

Moore Tornado A family of six, scrambling for safety as the debris-filled wind picked up around the community and the nearby school. Moore, Oklahoma, the town of one of the largest tornadoes known. Harley, the family black Labrador w...

Ross Oteri

Ross Oteri

Ross, the producer and host of the Fr Tho podcast for Heritage Student Media, is a 17 year old senior at Heritage High School. He has a passion for film, music, and politics. Ross also makes youtube videos and is currently working...

Maria Vargas

Maria Vargas

Maria Vargas is the Editor-in-Chief for The Print Magazine. She is in 12th grade and joined Newsmagazine two years ago as a writer when the program started. Maria is excited to work with her staff, train new journalists and publi...

Gabriela Mendoza

Gabriela Mendoza

Gaby Mendoza is the editor-in-chief of The Print Magazine and is a 12th grader at Heritage High School. Up until this year, she bounced around from hobby to hobby trying to find her spot in society. She had tried everything from t...

Ricky Sharma

Ricky Sharma

Ricky, the business manager for The Print Newsmagazine, is a 17 year old senior at Heritage High School. He has a passion for business and handles all aspects of business associated with The Print, including but not limited to ma...

Kelsey Crabtree

Kelsey Crabtree

Kelsey Crabtree is the photo editor on The Print Magazine. During Kelsey’s Junior year she joined the staff as a photographer and is now excited to use her experience as a Senior to help other photographers on staff. Realizi...

Alayna Mayo

Alayna Mayo

Alayna Mayo is a sophomore at Heritage High School who fell in love with writing in fourth grade. She's grown up with her nose buried in books but didn't begin to pursue the art of writing until her fourth-grade teacher began...

Emma Mattson

Emma Mattson

Emma Mattson has always enjoyed all things aesthetically pleasing. One of her hobbies is rearranging furniture and outfits in hopes to make it fit the design she has in her head. Emma did multimedia throughout middle school and...

Karen Kim

Karen Kim

Karen Kim designs for her school's news magazine publication, but it never started out that way. With a great eye for design, whether it be through mediums of graphite, paint, or digital software, she aims to create and share...

Heath Johnson

Heath Johnson

Heath Johnson got into design in 7th grade when he joined digital media and learned photoshop. He enjoyed making and transforming anything into whatever his imagination could think of. Starting off with simple things he start...

Ryleigh Eades

Ryleigh Eades

Ryleigh is the artistic director of The Print Magazine. She is excited to teach rookie staff members what it means to be on the HSM staff. She has been working as an editor and photographer for student publications for 4 year...

Isabelle Milford

Isabelle Milford

Isabelle Milford is a senior in CNTV who wants to become a cinematographer/filmmaker. She loves telling a story visually through colors and composition. She has been in broadcast since eighth grade and joined CNTV as a sophomore ...

Sahana Patel

Sahana Patel

In her third year of broadcast, Sahana Patel’s passion for TV journalism has developed through creating stories for the student body, her favorite being sport-related content. On top of creating content, Sahana spends her time...

Maya Aridi

Maya Aridi

Lots of people scroll across the internet daily wondering what’s going on around them. Well here at Heritage High School you don’t have to wonder, thanks to CNTV’s Social Media Manager, Maya Aridi. Maya is very culture ori...

Amrita Sundaresan

Amrita Sundaresan

Amrita Sundaresan is a senior entering her third year on the Coyote Nation TV staff. After giving up choir to focus on broadcast, she now uses videography as her main creative outlet. She spends her limited free time singing, ...

Ashton Eades

Ashton Eades

Now a senior, Ashton Eades is in her last year of being a Coyote Nation TV staffer. She enjoys the behind the scenes aspect of broadcast and hopes to work hard in creating her documentary this year. When Ashton isn’t working on ...

Gabi Carden

Gabi Carden

Gabi Carden is a senior and the Lead Content Producer for Coyote Nation TV. She has been doing news production since she was little. She participated in film festivals and was on school news programs. Gabi aspires to be a Lead Produ...

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