Glasgow Middle School's student-run news source

The Panther Post

Glasgow Middle School's student-run news source

The Panther Post

Glasgow Middle School's student-run news source

The Panther Post

2021-2022 Staff

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Editor-in-Chief

Ayesha Gulzar

Ayesha Gulzar (she/her) is an 8th grader at Glasgow Middle School. She was born in Lahore, Pakistan but was raised in Alexandria, Virginia. She is a passionate...

Maclain Monsky
Editor-in-Chief

Maclain Monsky

Maclain Monsky (she/her) is an 8th grader at Glasgow Middle School and lives in Virginia. She is a competitive swimmer for the Potomac Marlins and the...

Raine Jeff
Website Editor

Raine Jeff

Raine Jeff (They/Them) is an 8th Grader at Glasgow Middle School. They grew up in Virginia and have lived there for their whole life. They dance, play...

Sophie Le
Website Editorial Assistant

Sophie Le

Sophie Le (she/her) is a 6th grader at Glasgow Middle School. She was born and raised in Alexandria, Virginia. She enjoys hand-lettering, writing, drawing,...

Blue Linden
Art Editor

Blue Linden

Blue Linden is a web developer, designer, writer, and artist from Falls Church. Her pronouns are she/her. She was born at an extraordinarily young age in 2...

Dorian Horvat
Broadcast Editor

Dorian Horvat

Dorian Horvat is a seventh-grader who is originally from Croatia, but currently lives in Virginia. He is a content creator for his YouTube channel "Dorian's...

Carlin Adjula
Broadcast Editorial Assistant

Carlin Adjula

Carlin Adjula is an 8th grader at Glasgow Middle School, Her ethnicity originates from the Philippines and she loves to embrace that. She also likes entertainment...

Kimberly Cruz-Cruz
Podcast Editor

Kimberly Cruz-Cruz

Kimberly Cruz-Cruz is an 8th grader going to Glasgow Middle School. She is from El Salvador though she grew up in the United States. Some things she enjoys...

Nathan Tran
Podcast Editorial Assistant

Nathan Tran

Nathan Tran (he/him) is an 8th Grader at Glasgow Middle School. He was born in Falls Church, VA and still lives there. In his free time, he likes to draw,...

Lina Mohamed
Copy Editor

Lina Mohamed

Lina Mohamed (any pronouns) is an 8th grader in Glasgow Middle School. He was born and from Saudi Arabia, but their parents are from Ethiopia. They love...

Natalie Ponciano
News Supervisor

Natalie Ponciano

Natalie Poncaino an 8th grader at Glasgow Middle School. She likes to listen to music in her free time. She enjoys taking long drives with her family....

Lidya Teklebirhan
Glasgow Life Supervisor

Lidya Teklebirhan

Lidya Teklebirhan was born on November 20th, 2007. She is currently an 8th Grader at Glasgow Middle School. She was born and raised in Northern Virginia....

Brooke Ehmann-Jones
Glasgow Life Section Manager

Brooke Ehmann-Jones

Brooke Ehmann - Jones (she/her), an 8th grader at Glasgow MS has been a writer for the Panther Post since the 2020 school year. She has lived in Northern...

Alex Coleman
Entertainment Supervisor

Alex Coleman

Alex Coleman is a 7th Grader at Glasgow Middle School. She was born in Chicago, Illinois, but raised in Alexandria, Virginia. Her hobbies include playing vi...

Frieda Lamar
Entertainment Section Supervisor

Frieda Lamar

Frieda Lamar is a 6th grader at Glasgow Middle School. She was raised in Annandale Virginia, and in her free time, she enjoys tap dancing and reading....

Natan Belachew
Sports Supervisor

Natan Belachew

Natan Belachew is from Northern Virginia; he is an 8th grade student at Glasgow Middle School. He likes to play a lot of basketball.  His favorite color...

Bisma Aftab
Staff Writer

Bisma Aftab

Bisma Aftab is an 8th Grade Glasgow Middle School student.  She was born and raised in Northern Virginia. She enjoys drawing, writing, reading, animating,...

Staff Writer

Malak Ahmed

Malak Ahmed is a 7th Grade student at Glasgow Middle School.  She was born in Egypt and she enjoys talking to her friends and playing video games. She...

Lidia Eyob
Staff Writer

Lidia Eyob

Lidia Eyob is an 8th grader at Glasgow Middle School. She lives in Alexandria, Virginia.  Her favorite color is black. She goes outside and watches Netflix...

Robert Gard Marquez
Staff Writer

Robert Gard Marquez

Robert Gard Marquez is an 8th-grade student at Glasgow Middle School. He was born in Riverview, Florida, but moved to Virginia in 2015. Some of Robert’s...

Anaie Guardado-Castillo
Staff Writer

Anaie Guardado-Castillo

Anaie Guardado-Castillo is an 8th grader at Glasgow Middle Mchool. She grew up in Falls Church, VA. She likes to play soccer and watch Netflix. Her favorite...

Nahom Lemma
Staff Writer

Nahom Lemma

Nahom Lemma is an 8th Grade Student at Glasgow Middle School.  He was born in Ethiopia and came to America when he turned four years old.  He likes to...

Jose Majano
Staff Writer

Jose Majano

Jose Majano is a 7th Grader  at Glasgow Middle School.  One fact about him is that he likes sports such As soccer, football, and basketball. Jose was...

Ashley Padilla-Salguero
Staff Writer

Ashley Padilla-Salguero

Ashley is an 8th grader at Glasgow Middle School. Her family is originally from Guatemala, but she was born and raised in Virginia. Some of her hobbies...

Fernanda Ventura Palomo
Staff Writer

Fernanda Ventura Palomo

Fernanda Ventura Palomo (she/her) was born and raised in Virginia. She loves to paint, draw, write, and read. Some things some people might not know is...

Ms. Rushel Grillo
Adviser

Ms. Rushel Grillo

Rushel Grillo has been a part of the Glasgow Team for four years. She loves the community and leadership in this school and is proud to...

Juhi Khadilkar
Staff Writer

Juhi Khadilkar

Juhi Khadilkar is a student at Glasgow Middle School in 6th grade. She was born in DC and grew up in Falls Church, Virginia. She plays softball and do...

Naomi Teodros

Naomi Teodros

Naomi Teodros is a 7th Grader at Glasgow. She was born in Alexandria, VA but grew up in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. She loves to play basketball and likes to...

Rania Seid

Rania Seid

Rania Seid is currently an 8th grader and her pronouns are she/her! She has been living in Falls Church, Virginia for her whole entire life! Some things ...

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Amen Gashawbeza

Amen Gashawbeza (she/her) is a 6th grader at Glasgow Middle School. She is from Ethiopia and was raised in Virginia. She loves to cook, travel, binge watch ,a...

Silvia Smith

Silvia Smith

Silvia Smith (she/her) is an 8th grader at Glasgow Middle School. She was born and raised in Fairfax County but she has family in Norway which is where she...

Angelika Tzioumis

Angelika Tzioumis

Angelika Tzioumis (she/her) is an 8th grader at Glasgow Middle School. She is very multicultural, having lived in Greece for 1.5 years and being half-Greek,...

Molly Baker

Molly Baker

Molly Baker is an 8th grader at Glasgow. Her family is from Arkansas, but she mostly grew up in Poland and Slovenia. She moved to Virginia in the summer...

Katarina Sochurek

Katarina Sochurek

Katarina Sochurek (she/her) is an 8th grader at Glasgow Middle School. She was born and raised in Northern Virginia, but her great grandpa on her dad’s...

Henry Boutaleb Jouti

Henry Boutaleb Jouti

Henry Boutaleb Jouti ( he/him or they/them) is a 6th grader at Glasgow Middle School. He grew up in Alexandra VA. They are a part of the Identity Club...

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Copy Editor's Assistant

Isabella Pikner

Isabella Pikner (she/her) is an 8th grader at Glasgow. She’s from Slovenia and moved to Virginia when she was 4. She plays volleyball and the cello....

Jolie Nguyen
Staff Writer

Jolie Nguyen

Jolie Nguyen (any pronouns) is an eighth grader from Glasgow Middle School. They were born and raised in Virginia, but their parents are from Vietnam....

Alisa Oden
Staff Writer

Alisa Oden

Alisa Oden (she/her) is an 8th grader at Glasgow Middle School. She was born in Memphis, Tennessee, but has lived in Virginia for most of her life. She...

Christopher Fararoni
Staff Writer

Christopher Fararoni

Christopher Fararoni-Martinez is an 8th grader at Glasgow Middle School. He was born in Fairfax Virginia and raised in Bailey’s Crossroads. He loves...

Sarah Thon Majok
Staff Writer

Sarah Thon Majok

Sarah Thon Majok is an 8th grader at Glasgow Middle school. Sarah was born in Nairobi, Kenya but her family is from South Sudan. She came to America when...

Diana Prudius
News Section Manager

Diana Prudius

Diana Prudius, she/her, is an 8th Grader at Glasgow Middle School. Her whole family is from Moldova, but she was born in the United States. At home she...

Marium Gulzar
Podcast Editorial Assistance

Marium Gulzar

Marium Gulzar (she/her) is a 6th grader at Glasgow Middle school. She is from Pakistan but was born and raised in Alexandria, Virginia. In her free time...

Brianne Nguyen
Staff Writer

Brianne Nguyen

Brianne Nguyen (she/her) is an 8th grader at Glasgow Middle School. She was born and raised in Northern Virginia, but both her parents were born in Vietnam....

Brielle Hunter
Staff Writer

Brielle Hunter

Brielle Hunter (she/her.) is a seventh grader. She was born and raised in Falls church V.A. Brielle loves Marvel and is a cheerleader in SYC. She loves...

Korina Horvat
Staff Writer

Korina Horvat

Korina Horvat is an eighth grader at Glasgow Middle School. She is from Croatia but was born and raised in VA. Korina loves creating YouTube videos fo...

Charlotte Smith
Staff Writer

Charlotte Smith

Charlotte Smith (she/her) is a 6th grader at Glasgow Middle school.  She is from San Diego California but grew up all over the USA.  Charlotte enjoys...