Much of our marketing material and social media presence is managed by a team of students.
Evelyn Locke ’24 is a Geology major with a minor in Architectural Studies from Tabernacle, New Jersey. She is involved in the Lafayette Outdoors Society, the pottery club, and LaFarm at Lafayette. As a past graphic designer on the team, Evelyn is excited to take on this new leadership position and contribute her knowledge to the team. Producing content, advertising and promoting activities at the recreation center, and getting more students involved is her main goal for the team. [Evelyn is the chair.]
Sammy Wang ’24 is a computer science major. He was born in Houston, Texas, but also spent time living overseas in Hong Kong – where he finished high school. He is involved in the Esports and Mock Trials teams at Lafayette. As a 3rd year member of the Media and Marketing team, Sammy looks forward to further contributing his experiences in graphic design and web/software development in better serving the Lafayette community. [Sammy is a web programmer and graphic designer.]
Krista Bogan ‘24 is a Psychology major and Data Science minor from Franklin Lakes, NJ. On campus, she is a member of Alpha Phi, the Psychology Club, the LEO program and Her Campus. Krista seeks to use her skills in art to creatively promote the Rec Center and its services. [Krista is a graphic designer.]
Henry Hughes ’23 is an English major and Anthropology & Sociology minor from Ridgewood, New Jersey. When he’s not designing posts for the Rec Center Instagram Henry works as a Writing Associate, helping first year students with academic writing. Henry is also involved in Greek Life on campus, and is an avid participant in Intramural Sports. This is Henry’s first year on MMT, and he’s excited to collaborate with the team during his last year at Lafayette. [Henry is a social media specialist.]
Niko Orecchio ‘24 is an Economics major from Bergen County, NJ. He is also involved in the fitness department within Rec Services as an Associate Fitness Supervisor. On the media and marketing team, he works on graphic design. [Niko is a graphic designer.]
OUR FORMER TEAM MEMBERS …
Allison Paglia ’22 is an Economics and Psychology double major from Oceanport, NJ. She is involved in many clubs on campus including the ultimate frisbee team and APO. Allison is also an ambassador for the Gateway Career Center. As the chair of the media and marketing team, she looks forward to gathering the team around some common goals and increasing the rec center’s marketing presence on campus and social media. Allison was the chair of the team.
Gabriella Cinquini ’22 is a Policy Studies & Environmental Studies double major from Dana Point, California. She loves photography and videography, and has pursued both since she was 8 years old when she started borrowing her dad’s camera to make short videos of her and her friends. Aside from her time spent behind the camera, Gaby is also an equestrian, a skier, and enjoys hiking, surfing, and spending time outdoors. She intends on using her studies to pursue a career in renewable energy. Asidefrom MMT, Gaby is involved in Greek Life on campus. Gaby was the lead videographer.
Grace Yang ’23 is a Studio Art major from Bryn Mawr, PA. Since arriving on the scene in 2017, Grace Yang has worked to capture and intrigue the art community with her paintings. She gathers much of her inspiration from personal tales and cultures around the world, and those pieces embody some of her own life experiences. She is involved in Art Society and is a member of Lafayette co-ed volleyball club. As a member of the media and marketing team, she looks forward to using her creativity to help design interesting and colorful flyers. Grace is a graphic designer.
BoWen Hou ’21 is a Civil and Environmental Engineering major with a minor in Math. He is an
international student from China and a photographer for this team. Bowen started taking photos back
in high school and he has continued to take pictures for the college since his freshman year. As part
of the team, he participates in many intramural activities and takes photos for these events. He enjoys providing creative ideas for the marketing team. BoWen was the lead photographer.
Kelsie McGlynn ’21 is an English and Psychology double major from Annapolis, Maryland. She is interested in pursuing a career in marketing and advertising or social media, so she is thrilled to be a part of the team to help build her experience in those areas, especially as an avid user of the Rec Center’s services. Apart from MMT, on campus Kelsie is also a member of Alpha Phi and is a peer tutor. Kelsie provided social media content for intramural sports.
Wassim Gharbi ’19 is a Computer Science major. He is an international student from Tunisia. He is a designer and web developer and enjoys swimming and creating websites in his free time. Check out his portfolio. As part of the team, he helps to maintain the website announcements, edits our video footage, and provides graphic design support. He also leads the Gym Tracker project.
Claire Grunewald ’19 is an International Affairs and Math double major, with a minor in Spanish. She is from Bel Air, MD and is a graphic designer for the team. Claire gained much of her graphic design experience on her high school newspaper and continues to make graphics for The Lafayette as the News Editor. Currently for the team, Claire specializes in poster design, social media images, and infographics. In her free time, she enjoys volunteering through the LANDIS center at the local senior center and through APO.
Andrea Bonilla ’19 is an Anthropology and Sociology and Film and Media Studies double major. She is from Queens, New York and her family is from Ecuador. She is part of NIA, Hispanic Society of Lafayette, and Planned Parenthood club. She has been making videos since elementary school and has been featured on NPR several times. As part of team, she helps creates videos and promote upcoming events.
Rachna Kota ’19 is a Psychology and Film & Media Studies double major. She lives in Exton, Pa. and attended a Quaker boarding school, where she found her love for photography. There, she worked closely with her mentor to take pictures of the various sports games happening throughout the year, and also took a class on darkroom film photography. Throughout high school, she did freelance photography for birthday parties. Once she started at Lafayette, she took digital photography 1 & 2 and discovered that this is something she wants to pursue. On the team, she works as a photographer, taking pictures of various events and activities within Recreation Services.