The Scarlet


The Scarlet is the newspaper of Clark University, and is written, laid-out, and compiled exclusively by students. The Scarlet is published weekly and is delivered to various locations on campus, including the University Center and Academic Commons on Friday afternoons. Staff meetings are on Wednesday nights at 8:00 p.m.


Meet Our Editors

Katherine Hamilton, Editor-In-Chief


Katherine is an International Development major with a concentration in Latin American studies and a Spanish minor. Along with writing, she enjoys traveling, hiking, and listening to 80s music in her spare time. She is also the secretary of STAND on campus.



Julia Baldacci, Managing Editor


Julia is our managing editor and is an English major with a minor in both Creative Writing and Screen Studies. Julia is also the treasurer for Clark’s chapter of HerCampus. She grew up in Winchester, Massachusetts and loves to watch movies in her free time.



Nandita Modhubonti, Living Arts Editor

Nandita is a Sophomore double majoring in Political Science and Psychology. Originally from Bangladesh, she lived in South Asia, Africa and briefly Europe before moving to the United States for college. She started writing for The Scarlet during her first semester at Clark and was a Staff Writer before assuming her current position as LArts editor. In addition to writing, Nandita loves to read, spend time with friends and family and sing. She is also known to harbor an undying affection for dogs and plans to visit Antarctica someday.



Elyse Wyatt, Opinions Editor


Elyse is a junior, from Rochester, NY, majoring in Political Science and History. She has always enjoyed writing opinions pieces most, so that’s how she ended up applying for her position! And she has 4 cats back home that she misses very much.





Sara Conroy, Sports Editor 


Sara is a junior political science major with a history minor. She plays for the Varsity Women’s Soccer team at Clark, and this is her third year on the Scarlet. In addition to pursuing a career in the American Federal government,  she is passionate about running and music, and is a huge animal lover.



Mina Koenka, Photo Editor

Our photo editor Mina is a current sophomore, majoring in Business Management and minoring in Theater Arts. Her mom is from Greece, and she has been to Greece five times. She is very excited to have this position because she loves photography and has her own photography business, Sunset Ridge Photography.



Arianna Reyes, Social Media/Web Editor


Ari is currently our Social Media and Web Editor. She is a sophomore, majoring in International Development and Social Change with a concentration in peace and conflict. As well as being our social media/web editor she is part of Variant Dance Troupe and a few other clubs on campus. In her spare time, she loves doing makeup, writing,  and going on impulsive adventures.




Drashhti Bilimoria, Layout Editor


Drashhti is a sophomore Management/English double major. She joined the Scarlet because she loves to write and wanted to improve her writing skills. A fun fact about her is that she’s obsessed with cookie dough.


Amanda Quiñones, Human Resources/Public Relations 

Meet Amanda our Human Resources/Public Relations representative. She’s a current junior majoring in Psychology and double minoring in Sociology and Education. Besides The Scarlet, Amanda is also the Cultural chair of the Latin American Student Association and is involved with research in the psychology department. When not in class (or working at the Admissions office) you can 100% find Amanda in Acoustic Java enjoying her go to iced coffee.



Ryan King, General Manager


Scarlet Staff:

Max Elias

Sarah Reinbrecht

Andrew Rose


Photo Staff:

Emily Monahan Morang

Jay Sundar Rajan

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