Staff

EDITORS

Jason Siegelin

Editor in Chief

Jason is a rising senior at the University of Michigan studying Economics and Political Science. His writing interests include constitutional law, American political development, civil litigation, and antitrust policy. Outside of MC, Jason enjoys running, investing, and college football.

Raj is a rising senior at the University of Michigan studying Economics. In the future he hopes to attend law school and combine his interest in economics with the law. Outside of MC, Raj enjoys watching movies and running.

Raj Ashar

Senior Editor

Nils Peterson

Senior Editor

Nils is a rising junior at the University of Wisconsin-Madison studying History and Chinese. In the future he plans on attending law school, with a particular interest in the Chinese legal system. Outside of MC, Nils enjoys following British politics.

WRITERS

Thomas Bertron

Staff Writer, Law

Thomas is a senior at Boston College pursuing a degree in History. He is currently a member of Boston College's Phi Alpha Theta history honors society. Thomas is interested in attending law school after graduation. Outside of MC, he likes to read and play basketball.

Brian Carpenter

Staff Writer, Policy

Brian is a rising senior at the University of Michigan majoring in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics. His writing interests include international trade, monetary policy, and domestic politics. Outside of MC, Brian enjoys skiing, watching basketball, and playing Euchre with his friends.

Jacqueline Hillman

Staff Writer, Policy

Jacqueline (Jackie) Hillman is a rising junior at the University of Michigan studying Philosophy, Politics, and Economics in the LSA Honors Program. Her writings interests include disability policy, environmental law, cybersecurity, and economic development. Jackie enjoys dancing, hiking, and mastering various rap verses.

Christian Matos

Staff Writer, Law

Christian is a rising junior at American University studying Political Science. His writing interests include constitutional law and Supreme Court jurisprudence. Outside of MC, Christian enjoys sports and cooking. 

Joshua Burg

Staff Writer, Policy

Joshua is a rising senior at the University of Michigan studying Political Science, Economics, and History.  He is interested in environmental policy, political theory, international politics, and early medieval history. Outside of MC and academics, Joshua has been picking up chess and crossword puzzles.

Chris Coffey

Staff Writer, Law

Chris is a rising sophomore at the University of Michigan from Chicago, Illinois, majoring in Economics and History with a minor in Classical Civilization. His interests include American culture and legal history. Outside of MC, Chris enjoys reading, tennis, and running.

Emily Johnson

Staff Writer, Law

Emily is a rising senior at the University of Michigan studying Philosophy, Politics, and Economics. Her writing interests include Supreme Court news, legal history, and political theory. Emily is interested in attending law school after graduation, and, outside of MC, she enjoys cooking and yoga.

Alex Pinheiro

Staff Writer, Society

Alex is a rising junior at the University of Michigan studying Philosophy and Cognitive Science. His interests include philosophical topics including rationality, existential risk, minds, and more, which he may choose to study in graduate school. Outside of MC he obsesses over learning and playing online poker.

Emma Reilly

Staff Writer, Law

Emma is a rising senior at the University of Chicago studying Public Policy and Linguistics. She's interested in exploring language and policy, education, environmental law, and reproductive rights in her writing. Outside of MC, Emma enjoys cooking, watching old movies, and playing chess.

Teuta Zeneli

Staff Writer, Policy

Teuta is a rising senior at the University of Michigan majoring in International Studies and French. Interested in foreign policy and human rights, she focuses on researching post-conflict societies and the national security implications of political insecurities within them. Outside of MC, she likes to write poetry, embroider, and cook Balkan cuisine.

Will Sharps

Staff Writer, Law

Will is a rising junior at the University of Michigan from Baltimore, Maryland. He is studying Philosophy, Politics, and Economics with a minor in Crime and Justice. He focuses his writing on constitutional and criminal law. Outside of MC, Will enjoys water sports and volunteering with his fraternity. 

Toby Leah

Contributing Writer, Law

Toby is a final year student at the University of Sussex studying Law with American Studies. His writing interests include popular culture, UK law, and American society. Outside of writing for MC, Toby enjoys watching and playing football (soccer) and is a volunteer ambassador for Dementia UK.

WEB DEVELOPMENT

Nick Harder

Manager of Web Development

Nick is a rising senior at the University of Michigan College of Engineering, interested in deep learning and real-time streaming. Outside of MC, Nick enjoys surfing, making music, and being outdoors.

Vinayak Kumar

Web Developer

Vinayak is a junior at the University of Michigan studying Computer Science and Data Science. His interests include machine learning, artificial intelligence, and the relationships between different complexity classes. Outside of MC, he likes to read historical nonfiction, follow sports, and watch stand-up comedy.

Damian Jankowski

Web Developer

Damian is a rising senior at the University of Michigan studying Computer Science. Outside of MC, he enjoys running and is interested in machine learning.

Linkai Li

Web Developer

Linkai is a rising senior at the University of Michigan studying Computer Science and Cognitive Science. He is interested in web development, natural language processing (NLP), and machine learning. Outside of MC, Linkai enjoys travelling, playing video games, and fitness.

MARKETING

Rachel Bixby

Manager, Social Media Marketing

Rachel is a recent graduate of the University of Michigan, where she studied Economics and Environment. She is interested in the relationship between markets and institutions, as well as social and environmental justice. In her free time, Rachel enjoys movies, baking, and hanging out with cats.

Patrick Cashman

Strategic Growth Analyst

Patrick is a rising senior at the University of Michigan's Stephen M. Ross School of Business. He is interested in business topics including stock market analysis, consumer behavior marketing, and product innovation. Outside of MC, Patrick enjoys collecting sneakers, actively following New York Sports, and annotating hip-hop lyrics as an editor for Genius.com.