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Executive Staff
Editor in Chief: Brittany Smith
Managing Editor: Justin Hite

Section Editors
News Editor: Alyse Knorr
News Editor: Kaitlin Ugolik
Opinions Editor: Bryan Ray
Features Editor: Caroline Matthews
A/E Editor: RJ Kraft
Sports Editor: Jeff Rickel

Photography
Photo Editor: Anna Tolner

Graphics
Graphic Designer: Angie Lovelace

Special Projects
Special Projects Editor: Andie Diemer

Copy Desk
Copy Editor: Mary Cunningham
Copy Editor: Miriam Williamson
Copy Editor: Meredith Long

Business
Business Manager: Jessica Kimmel
Assistant Business Manager: Adam Justice
Ad Design: Ben Hanna
Sales: Rachel Abbott

Web Site
Online Editor: Bryan LeGrand

Faculty
Advisor: Colin Donohue

Brittany Smith

Name: Brittany Smith
Position: Editor in Chief
Year: Junior
Major: Journalism
Minor: Creative writing if they had it. Unfortunately, they do not.
Hometown: Raleigh, NC
Dream Job: Free lance for a travel magazine. Gotta see the world on someone elses money and time.
Can't Miss TV Show: Greys anatomy, desperate housewives, top chef, myth busters, monster garage, Its always sunny in Philadelphia.
Weirdest Phobia: Spiders. Take arachnophobia and multiply it by 10. that’s how scared of spiders I am. I can’t watch them on TV or see them in a book. If I see one in real life, I scream like a little girl or throw things at it from a safe distance. Its quite ridiculous.
Most Hated Past Job: Wendy's
Why Work For Pendulum: The pendulum owns my soul
Weirdest Food Eaten: ?????
If You Were An Ice Cream Flavor, You Would Be?: Ben and jerry’s monty python.
Word That Best Describes You: Intense
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Justin Hite

Name: Justin Hite
Position: Managing Editor
Year: Junior
Major: Journalism and Corporate Communications
Minor: Dance and singing in the shower
Hometown: Herndon, VA
Dream Job: The Washington Post Sports Columnist and Sports Talk show host
Can't Miss TV Show: The Simpsons
Weirdest Phobia: Wax People
Most Hated Past Job: The Pendulum
Why Work For Pendulum: Brittany said I had to
Weirdest Food Eaten: Fried Alligator
If You Were An Ice Cream Flavor, You Would Be?: Vanilla Milkshake
Word That Best Describes You: There aren't words to describe me
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Name: Alyse Knorr
Position: News Editor
Year: Sophomore
Major: English & Journalism
Minor: N/A
Hometown: Atlanta, GA
Dream Job: Book Reviewer for the NY Times
Can't Miss TV Show: Grey's Anatomy and ABC soap operas
Weirdest Phobia: Not actually flying up in the plane in the air, but that one moment when you step onto the plane from the weird little aisle thing that takes you out to the tarmac.
Most Hated Past Job: Scooping dog poop
Why Work For Pendulum: The Pendulum is a great way to learn about how newspapers work and gain experience in the field of journalism. It's also a lot of fun!
Weirdest Food Eaten: Alligator Tail
If You Were An Ice Cream Flavor, You Would Be?: A Dairy Queen Oreo Blizzard
Word That Best Describes You: Scrumptrillecent
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Name: Kaitlin Ugolik
Position: News Editor
Year: Freshman
Major: Journalism & International Studies
Minor: Human Services
Hometown: Jamestown, NC
Dream Job: Time Magazine? I don't know yet!!
Can't Miss TV Show: The OC, The Daily Show
Weirdest Phobia: Claustrophobia
Most Hated Past Job: YMCA camp counselor for the 8 year old group
Why Work For Pendulum: Love to write and want to be a journalist.
Weirdest Food Eaten: Snails
If You Were An Ice Cream Flavor, You Would Be?: Ben & Jerry's Phish Food
Word That Best Describes You: Question Mark
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Bryan Ray

Name: Bryan Ray
Position: Opinions Editor
Year: Junior
Major: Political Science
Minor: Business
Hometown: Fairfax Station, VA
Dream Job: Super Hero
Can't Miss TV Show: Scrubs, Battlestar Galactica
Weirdest Phobia: Zombies, they exist dude
Most Hated Past Job: Subway
Why Work For Pendulum: Calley said she would hurt me if I didn't.
Weirdest Food Eaten: Either chocolate covered crickets or haggis. Both delicious
If You Were An Ice Cream Flavor, You Would Be?: Dubiln Mudslide
Word That Best Describes You: Super Cool
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Caroline Matthews

Name: Caroline Matthews
Position: Feature Editor
Year: Freshman
Major: Corporate COmmunications
Minor: Art
Hometown: Houston, TX
Dream Job: Best mom in the world by day, super hero by night.
Can't Miss TV Show: Grey's (duh!) and Top Chef
Weirdest Phobia: Capital letters and when boys make sound effects... its a big turn off.
Most Hated Past Job: Hate to say it, but an internship with a magazine
Why Work For Pendulum: I'm very passionate about producing a product I am proud of and I love to write.?
Weirdest Food Eaten: Cactus
If You Were An Ice Cream Flavor, You Would Be?: Anything with rainbow sprinkles. I'm obsessed with rainbow sprinkles.
Word That Best Describes You: A friendly mess
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Name: RJ Kraft
Position: Arts and Entertainment Editor
Year: Junior
Major: Journalism
Minor: Business Administration
Hometown: Huntersville, NC
Dream Job: General Manager for the Philadelphia Phillies
Can't Miss TV Show: 24 & House
Weirdest Phobia: ?
Most Hated Past Job: I don't hate my jobs because if I did that would be acknowledging I made a mistake and I don’t do that
Why Work For Pendulum: Because Justin Hite asked me to
Weirdest Food Eaten: I don't eat weird things.
If You Were An Ice Cream Flavor, You Would Be?: Cookies and Cream
Word That Best Describes You: Stealth
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Name: Jeff Rickel
Position: [POSITION]
Year: [YEAR]
Major: [MAJOR]
Minor: [MINOR]
Hometown: [HOMETOWN]
Dream Job: [DREAM JOB]
Can't Miss TV Show: [TV SHOW]
Weirdest Phobia: [PHOBIA]
Most Hated Past Job: [PAST JOB]
Why Work For Pendulum: [WHY]
Weirdest Food Eaten: [STRANGE FOOD]
If You Were An Ice Cream Flavor, You Would Be?: [ICE CREAM]
Word That Best Describes You: [BEST WORD]
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Name: Anna Tolner
Position: Photo Editor
Year: Junior
Major: Journalism
Minor: Art
Hometown: Annapolis, MD
Dream Job: Working as a photojournalist for National Geographic, or something in advertising,?
Can't Miss TV Show: The Office, Grey’s Anatomy, Da Ali G Show
Weirdest Phobia: Spiders, or plastic spoons scraping against Styrofoam cups
Most Hated Past Job: Working in the mall
Why Work For Pendulum: Get way to gain experience for future endeavors.
Weirdest Food Eaten: Kangaroo, Emu, Rattlesnake
If You Were An Ice Cream Flavor, You Would Be?: Hershey’s Moosetracks
Word That Best Describes You: Indescribable
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Name: Angie Lovelace
Position: Graphics Editor
Year: Freshman
Major: Journalism
Minor: Art
Hometown: Alpharetta, GA
Dream Job: Photojournalist
Can't Miss TV Show: Grey's Anatomy and Lost
Weirdest Phobia: piers, docks, bridges, basically anything hanging over water
Most Hated Past Job: don’t know
Why Work For Pendulum: Why not?
Weirdest Food Eaten: I don’t eat weird things
If You Were An Ice Cream Flavor, You Would Be?: cookies and cream
Word That Best Describes You: Creative
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Andie Diemer

Name: Andie Diemer
Position: Special Projects Editor
Year: Freshman
Major: Journalism & International Studies
Minor: Art
Hometown: Arlington, OH
Dream Job: Editor of National Geographic so I'll get paid to travel the world
Can't Miss TV Show: Colbert Report, Rob & Big, Weeds
Weirdest Phobia: NEEDLES. I will cry before I even get a shot.
Most Hated Past Job: Filing in my mom's office...and then not even getting paid
Why Work For Pendulum: Because it's the only way I'm ever going to see my name in the centerfold.
Weirdest Food Eaten: I once ate Chipotle for a week straight
If You Were An Ice Cream Flavor, You Would Be?: Black Raspberry Chip from Graeter's
Word That Best Describes You: O-H!
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Name: Mary Cunningham
Position: Copy Editor
Year: [YEAR]
Major: Journalism
Minor: English Literature
Hometown: Fairfax, VA
Dream Job: Still trying to figure it out
Can't Miss TV Show: Gilmore Girls, Grey's Anatomy, Heroes
Weirdest Phobia: I am seriously scared of the dark. Especially around woods and sewers.
Most Hated Past Job: Working in a clothing store
Why Work For Pendulum: I enjoy reading The Pendulum, it gives me good working experience and it seemed like fun.
Weirdest Food Eaten: [STRANGE FOOD]
If You Were An Ice Cream Flavor, You Would Be?: Coffee because I hate coffee flavored anything and I would not be tempted to eat myself.
Word That Best Describes You: According to my roommate, hard-working
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Name: Miriam Williamson
Position: Copy Editor
Year: Freshman
Major: Journalism
Minor: Spanish
Hometown: Germantown, TN
Dream Job: Working for a girly magazine, like Cosmopolitan
Can't Miss TV Show: Grey's Anatomy and all of the I Love the 70's 80s and 90's
Weirdest Phobia: Sock-feet. Not bare feet. Sock-feet.
Most Hated Past Job: Atlanta Bread Company- my managers were total skeevs.
Why Work For Pendulum: The people rock, duh. Who wouldn't want to be part of that? ...and I kind of wanted to try it out, see if I really like it or not.
Weirdest Food Eaten: Snake soup in Morrocco
If You Were An Ice Cream Flavor, You Would Be?: Half Baked or Phish Food
Word That Best Describes You: Random
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Name: Meredith Long
Position: Copy Editor
Year: Junior
Major: Journalism
Minor: N/A
Hometown: Raleigh, NC
Dream Job: To work for NASCAR
Can't Miss TV Show: Grey's Anatomy and Friends
Weirdest Phobia: Currently clowns, but when I was little I was terrified of leaves.
Most Hated Past Job: I've liked all my jobs so far.
Why Work For Pendulum: To get experience.
Weirdest Food Eaten: I don't eat weird food.
If You Were An Ice Cream Flavor, You Would Be?: Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough
Word That Best Describes You: Bubbly
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If You Were An Ice Cream Flavor, You Would Be?: [ICE CREAM]
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If You Were An Ice Cream Flavor, You Would Be?: [ICE CREAM]
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If You Were An Ice Cream Flavor, You Would Be?: [ICE CREAM]
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Name: [NAME]
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If You Were An Ice Cream Flavor, You Would Be?: [ICE CREAM]
Word That Best Describes You: [BEST WORD]
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Name: [NAME]
Position: [POSITION]
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Hometown: [HOMETOWN]
Dream Job: [DREAM JOB]
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Weirdest Food Eaten: [STRANGE FOOD]
If You Were An Ice Cream Flavor, You Would Be?: [ICE CREAM]
Word That Best Describes You: [BEST WORD]
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Bryan LeGrand

Name: Bryan LeGrand
Position: Web Editor
Year: Junior
Major: Philosophy/Political Science
Minor: History
Hometown: West Chester, PA
Dream Job: Something with Philosophy
Can't Miss TV Show: The Wire
Weirdest Phobia: Spiders
Most Hated Past Job: Genuardi's
Why Work For Pendulum: I was asked?
Weirdest Food Eaten: Alligator
If You Were An Ice Cream Flavor, You Would Be?: Peanut Butter & Coffee
Word That Best Describes You: Aloof
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Why Work For Pendulum: [WHY]
Weirdest Food Eaten: [STRANGE FOOD]
If You Were An Ice Cream Flavor, You Would Be?: [ICE CREAM]
Word That Best Describes You: [BEST WORD]
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