The Fordham Ram

Volume 104 Staff

Ava Erickson
Editor in Chief

Ava Erickson

Ava Erickson is a senior from Denver. Her passion for writing and language led her to double major in journalism and Spanish studies. She began working for the Ram at the end of her freshman year, writing for Culture and Opinion...

Hanif Amanullah
Managing Editor

Hanif Amanullah

Hanif Amanullah is a junior from Austin, Tex., majoring in international studies, whose passion for news writing and multimedia led him to the Ram. Hanif began writing opinion pieces about film and politics for the paper in l...

Sebastian Diaz
Editorial Director

Sebastian Diaz

Sebastian Diaz is a junior majoring in journalism and film & television. Returning to The Fordham Ram staff for Volume 104, Sebastian remains on the News staff as the Features Editor. When they’re not practicing on a drumkit, wa...

Michael Sluck
Production Editor

Michael Sluck

Michael Sluck is a junior from New Jersey majoring in political science and computer science. He began working for the Ram at the beginning of his freshman year as a copy editor and will now serve as the Production Editor for Vo...

Pia Fischetti
Multimedia Director

Pia Fischetti

Pia Fischetti is a senior from New York majoring in new media and digital design. She began her journey with the Ram during her freshman year as a photographer. She is so excited and grateful to be acting as Multimedia Directo...

Matthew Colucci
Business Director

Matthew Colucci

Matt Colucci is a sophomore from Long Island, N.Y. at Gabelli School of Business. He joined the Ram Business team to further his interest in advertising. He is also involved in other clubs such as Autism Speaks. He is excited...

Amanda Yarolin
Copy Chief

Amanda Yarolin

Amanda Yarolin is a junior from Yonkers, N.Y., majoring in biology on the pre-health track. She began as copy editor for the Ram in the Fall 2021 semester and will now serve as Copy Chief for Volume 104. She loves the STEM work sh...

Hannah Boring
Assistant Copy Chief

Hannah Boring

Hannah Boring is a sophomore from Annapolis, Maryland majoring in communications & culture. Her passion for journalism, along with her love for correcting her friends’ essays, led her to the Ram as a copy editor in fall 20...

Isabel Danzis
News Editor

Isabel Danzis

Isabel Danzis is a junior from Maryland majoring in journalism and digital technologies & emerging media. Her passion for writing and journalism drove her to start writing for the Ram her freshman year. She worked as Assistant N...

Emma Kim
Assistant News Editor

Emma Kim

Emma Kim is a sophomore from Pittsburgh majoring in economics. She began writing for the Ram last semester in News, and she is excited to continue working in the section. She enjoys participating in other school activities and ...

Samantha Minear
Assistant News Editor

Samantha Minear

Samantha Minear is a junior double majoring in international studies and communications. A Jersey Shore native, Sam began writing for the Ram during her first semester and has enjoyed profiling various Fordham-adjacent Instag...

Taylor Herzlich
Opinion Editor

Taylor Herzlich

Taylor Herzlich is a senior at Fordham College at Rose Hill. She is majoring in journalism with a minor in English. Taylor started writing for the Ram her freshman year and she considers it to be one of her best decisions. Joining...

Nicole Braun
Opinion Editor

Nicole Braun

Nicole Braun is a junior from New Jersey majoring in English and minoring in French. Outside of the Ram, Nicole expresses her passion for women’s rights as an E-Board member of Leading Women of Tomorrow. You can often find Ni...

Daniella Terilli
Assistant Opinion Editor

Daniella Terilli

Daniella Terilli is a junior from New York majoring in marketing. She joined the Ram as an opinion writer in September 2021. Outside of school she loves beach days, going to Rangers games and spending time with her friends! Daniella...

Ilaina Kim
Culture Editor

Ilaina Kim

Ilaina Kim is a junior from Atlanta, Ga. majoring in English with a minor in philosophical studies. This is her first year as Culture Editor for The Ram, and she is eager to fully immerse herself in the Volume 104 community. ...

Kari White
Culture Editor

Kari White

Kari White is a junior from Wilmington, Del., home of President Biden and Aubrey Plaza! Devoted to writing and literature, she is pursuing an English degree at Rose Hill and has written articles for both the Ram and STEM magaz...

Elisabeth Murray
Assistant Culture Editor

Elisabeth Murray

Elisabeth Murray is a senior from New Jersey majoring in international political economy with a double minor in economics and history. She started at the Ram in Fall 2021 copy editing and writing for Culture. Outside of the Ram...

Nick Guzman
Sports Editor

Nick Guzman

Nick Guzman is a sophomore from Flemington, N.J. majoring in journalism. He first got involved with the Ram last fall, writing pieces about a variety of different sports. When not working at the Ram, Nick is involved with WFUV...

Maddie Bimonte
Assistant Sports Editor

Maddie Bimonte

Maddie Bimonte is a junior from North Carolina majoring in journalism with a minor in political science. As a transfer, she got involved with the Ram’s Sports section during her first semester at Fordham. When not talking ab...

Thomas Aiello
Assistant Sports Editor

Thomas Aiello

Thomas Aiello is a senior from New Jersey majoring in journalism. He began writing for the Ram following his COVID-19 quarantine experience in February 2021 and hasn’t stopped since.  While writing for the Ram, Thomas simultaneou...

Frances Schnepff
Social Media Director

Frances Schnepff

Frances Schnepff is a sophomore from Chicago majoring in communications and culture. This is her first year on the Ram and she is looking forward to working on social media this volume. She loves all forms of media and is a big...

Sofia Donohue
Digital Producer

Sofia Donohue

Sofia Donohue is a sophomore from Washington, D.C. majoring in English and history. She wrote for the Ram as a contributing writer throughout Fall 2021 and will serve as Digital Producer for Volume 104. Sofia joined the Ram to co...

Ava Carreiro
Digital Producer

Ava Carreiro

Ava Carreiro is a junior from New Jersey pursuing a major in marketing. She began her time at the Ram in the Fall of 2021 as a copy editor and will now serve as Digital Producer for Volume 104. At Fordham, she is also on the ...

Justin Charles
Digital Producer

Justin Charles

Justin Charles is a senior from Boston, Mass. majoring in English and marketing. This is his first year contributing to the Ram as a Digital Producer having previous experience writing for his high school newspaper and working on...

Nicoleta Papavasilakis
Visual Director

Nicoleta Papavasilakis

Nicoleta Papavasilakis is a senior at Fordham College at Rose Hill, majoring in journalism and minoring in Spanish. She is still quite new to the Ram, as she only began writing for the Culture section of the newspaper at the beginni...

Nick DeSilva
Photo Editor

Nick DeSilva

Nick DeSilva is a senior from Massachusetts majoring in international political economy. He picked up photography in search of what some may call a “hobby.” Looking for something to do, he decided to try his luck and apply for a...

Cory Bork
Graphics/Illustrations

Cory Bork

Cory Bork is a senior majoring in communication and culture with a minor in marketing. Beginning in his sophomore year, Cory wrote articles extensively and grew interested in producing graphics for the Ram, which he continues...

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