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Tanner is a senior communication major at Maryville with a focus on contemporary journalism and strategic communication. Ultimately, he hopes to work for a nonprofit and be an agent of social change in the future. He currently serves as the editor-in-chief of Maryville Pawprint. In addition, he does graphic design for the Diversity Awareness Partnership. In his free time, he enjoys hiking, writing, playing the piano and spending time with dogs.

Social Media editor


Macie is a freshman at Maryville studying communication. In her spare time, you can find her cuddling her three dogs, hanging out with friends or binge-watching shows on Netflix.

Copy Editor


Damien is a first-year student majoring in English and communication. He enjoys the smaller things in life, such as drinking hot cocoa or crying over his tuition fees. Currently, he writes for several esport organizations and works closely with the program on campus. In his free time, he likes to disappear and pretend he doesn’t have classes that cost more than his net worth.


Digital Media Editors


Jenny is a junior majoring in communication at Maryville. Her goal after college is to get a job in a nonprofit doing event planning. In her spare time, she likes to bake and go on food adventures around the city.


Megan is a junior at Maryville majoring in contemporary journalism and strategic communication. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, reading and spending time with friends and family.


Podcast Supervisor





Casey is a transfer student from Eastern Illinois University. He is a junior communication major at Maryville. He plays basketball, as well.


Ian is a senior majoring in marketing. In his free time, you can catch him behind his camera or listening to music. He hopes to find a career in the music industry after he graduates.


Jonathan is a sophomore photo & digital art major with a minor in communication at Maryville. He enjoys taking pictures and playing the guitar and piano.


Jordyn is a junior majoring in communication at Maryville. In the future, she hopes to work as a talent agent. She hopes one day she is financially stable enough to become a dog mom.


Kayla is a junior majoring in English at Maryville. In the future, she plans to attend graduate school to receive her doctorate degree and teach at the university level. She also hopes to publish her own poetry book and travel around the world.


Mackenzie is a third-year English and communication major at Maryville. Born in St. Louis and raised in Orlando, FL, she hopes to stay in the area after graduating. If she isn’t busy, you can find her cuddling with her new puppy Otis.


Mahdi is a fourth-year strategic communication major. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with friends, drinking coffee and playing Xbox. In the future, he hopes to start his own business in the communication field. 


Podcast Hosts


David is a first-year undeclared major at Maryville. In his free time, he is an actor and has also done live theater sound. He also produces music on his laptop and is a huge Hamilton fan. Like really, he might be too obsessed.


Emmy is a fourth-year English and communication major with a minor in biology. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, hiking and helping raise her triplet niece and nephews. She plans to continue her education, obtain a graduate degree in journalism and broadcasting and land her dream job as an MLB field analyst.


Eugene is a transfer student from Alabama A&M. He is a communication major at Maryville. One of his interests is playing video games and making people rage quit.


Julia is a sophomore English and communication major. She works as a tech assistant for MetLife and as a writer for Play Maryville. In her free time, she is an assistant coach for Upward Cheer and volunteer at Wildlife Rescue Center.


Matt Pratt is a third-year communication major who hopes to have a career in politics after graduating. He is also a member of the Maryville wrestling team. He was born and raised in Kansas City and has a burning passion for Kansas City sports.


Teehjay is a first-year communication and junior transfer from Florida. He is a full-time student and varsity athlete. He spends his free time writing and playing music, hanging out with family and researching random topics to discover facts and statistics.