The news site of Glenbrook South High School.

The Oracle

The news site of Glenbrook South High School.

The Oracle

The news site of Glenbrook South High School.

The Oracle

2021-2022 Staff

Ella Naugle
Editor-in-Chief

Ella Naugle

Hi! My name is Ella, and I am one of the Editor-in-Chiefs this year! I am a senior and this will be my fourth year on the paper! Throughout my years at South, I have participated in  Interact, Key Club, and I also played soccer!...

Emily Blumberg
Editor-in-Chief

Emily Blumberg

My name is Emily Blumberg and I am an Editor-in-Chief for The Oracle! I am a senior, making this my fourth year at GBS. Throughout these four years, I have gotten involved in many activities, including Key Club, Cause for Paws,...

Dani Carr
Editor-in-Chief

Dani Carr

Hi! I am senior at South, and this is my fourth year on the newspaper’s staff. Outside of Oracle, I am involved in gymnastics and track. I love fashion, watching movies, and hanging out with friends. I am super excited for my...

Jessie Norwood
Co-News Editor

Jessie Norwood

Hi! My name is Jessie Norwood and I'm the co news editor! This is my 3rd year on The Oracle and 2nd on the Editorial board. I love reading, playing with my dog, and watching movies. I'm involved with key club, club gymnastics,...

Caroline Ohlandt
Co-News Editor

Caroline Ohlandt

Hi! I’m Caroline Ohlandt, and I’m a co-news editor for The Oracle. This year, I’ll be writing and editing for our news section. I’ve been writing for The Oracle since freshman year, and this is my second year on the editorial...

Hafsa Rahman
Assistant News Editor

Hafsa Rahman

Hi! My name is Hafsa Rahman and I am a co-assistant news editor for the Oracle this year! This is my second year working for the Oracle and my first year on Ed-Board. Outside of Oracle I run Track, play Soccer, and am a TLC tutor.

Connor Fondrevay-Bedell
Assistant News Editor

Connor Fondrevay-Bedell

Hi everyone! My name is Connor Bedell and I'm an assistant News editor. I've been part of the Oracle since my freshmen year, working as a staff writer and later as a columnist. I'm super excited to start my first year on the editorial...

Sarah Ordway
Co-Opinions Editor

Sarah Ordway

Hey everyone! I’m Sarah Ordway and I’m a co-opinions editor for the Oracle this year. I’m a senior, and this is my second year on the EdBoard. When I'm not writing a column, you can find me competing at a Model UN conference,...

Carolina Rodriguez
Co-Opinions Editor

Carolina Rodriguez

Hello! My name is Carolina and I’m a co Opinions editor this year! I have been involved in the Oracle since freshman year. This is my second year on Ed board, last year I was an assistant opinions editor. In school I’m a peer...

Olivia Perkins
Assistant Opinions Editor

Olivia Perkins

Hi, I’m Olivia! I love offering up my thoughts and opinions through writing. I have two cats and my favorite show is Grey’s Anatomy. I’ve been a part of The Oracle for three years now and I love it. I’m looking forward...

Mackenzie Bill
Assistant Opinions Editor

Mackenzie Bill

Hello! My name is Mackenzie Bill and I am an Assistant Opinions Editor for The Oracle. This is my first year on EdBoard and my fourth year writing for The Oracle. Some things that I am involved in here at South are tennis, French...

Chloe Arciero
Co-Features editor

Chloe Arciero

Hi! My name is Chloe Arciero, and I’m one of the co-features editors for The Oracle. This is my third year on the Editorial Board. I’m also the Vice President of History Club, and I’m on the Science Olympiad team. I’m...

Maddie Cloutier
Co-Features Editor

Maddie Cloutier

Hi! My name is Maddie Cloutier and I’m a Co-Features Editor. It’s my second year on Ed-Board. I’m also involved in stage crew.

Gaby Yap
Assistant Features Editor

Gaby Yap

Hi! My name is Gaby Yap, and I’m an Assistant Features Editor for the Oracle. This is my second year on the Oracle and first year on the editorial board. Outside the Oracle, I’m mainly involved in Lumos. I also enjoy watching...

Tara Wirtschoreck
Assistant Features Editor

Tara Wirtschoreck

I’ve been writing for the Oracle since sophomore year. I run for the cross-country and track teams at South. My hobbies include cooking and reading.

Madeline Hussey
Assistant Features Editor

Madeline Hussey

Hi, my name is Madeline Hussey and I’m a junior and an Assistant Features Editor on the Oracle. I’m in a lot of clubs at south, such as Interact and Key Club, the latter of which I am a board member on Community Committee....

Mia Carr
Assistant Features Editor

Mia Carr

Hi there! My name is Mia Carr, I am an Assistant Features Editor for the Oracle. This is my first year on the Oracle. I absolutely love writing and am super excited to be involved in the paper. Some of my hobbies outside of school...

Sloane Shabelman
Co-A&E Editor

Sloane Shabelman

Hi all! My name is Sloane Shabelman and I am a co-a&e editor this year! I’m a senior and I’ve been writing for the Oracle since my freshman year. Aside from the Oracle, I’m also involved in Key Club, Onward House, and...

Anna Marquardt
Co-A&E Editor

Anna Marquardt

Hi! I’m Anna Marquardt and I’m a co-a&e editor for the Oracle this year. I’m a junior, and this is my first year on the EdBoard after being a staff writer since my freshman year. In my free time, I like to listen to...

Jack Rogula
Assistant A&E Editor

Jack Rogula

Hi I’m Jack, I’m a junior and the assistant a&e editor. I am on both the swim team and the waterpolo team, and I love anything and everything aquatic. When I’m not doing homework I love to watch movies, and to drive...

Skylar Kreske
Co-Sports Editor

Skylar Kreske

Hi! My name is Skylar Kreske and I’m a Sports editor for Oracle this year! This is my third year on the newspaper and I’m a junior; outside of Oracle I’m on the varsity golf team and am in the Academy. I’m very excited...

Emily Pavlik
Co-Sports Editor

Emily Pavlik

Hi readers! My name is Emily Pavlik, and I’m a Sports Editor this year for the Oracle. I’m currently a junior and this is my third year being a part of the school newspaper. Outside of the Oracle I run track and I’m on the...

Aria Jain
Assistant Sports Editor

Aria Jain

Hi! My name is Aria Jain, and I am the Assistant Sports Editor for the Oracle this year. I’ve been a columnist for the past two years, and I’m so excited to be in sports now! In addition to the Oracle, I play tennis and I’m...

Maria Khanani
Co-Images Editor

Maria Khanani

Hi! My name is Maria Khanani and I am a co-images editor. My main responsibility is creating the graphic images that are used in the issues for the oracle. This is my first year on the editorial board. I’m also a part of Stage...

Grace Clark
Managing Editor

Grace Clark

Hi! My name is Grace Clark, and Managing Editor for The Oracle. My responsibilities include managing the web team and posting on our social media. This is my second year on the editorial board, and I am so excited to have a normal...

Tori Appel
Web Editor

Tori Appel

Hi! My name is Tori Appel and I am a Web Editor for The Oracle. I am responsible for editing many of the stories that go up on our website, posting on social media, and other Web-related things. At South, I am a TLC tutor, involved...

Leah Desserich
Web and Images Editor

Leah Desserich

Hi! My name is Leah Desserich and I’m a web/images editor this year! I’m currently a senior and this is my second year on Ed Board. I also take photos for the paper! Outside of the Oracle, I am on the varsity tennis and varsity...

Kris Blumberg
Assistant Web Editor

Kris Blumberg

My name is Kris and I am an Assistant web editor. I play volleyball for club and here at South. I make posts for the web and also do stories for sports. This is my first year on the editorial board. I am excited to cover sports...