Name: P. Melissa Fisher
Bio: An award-winning journalist, sShe holds an AA & a BA, both from CSI where she is currently pursuing an MA in English rhetoric. As an active student, she has contributed to Always a Woman, & been editor-in-chief of The Banner.
Quote:“You want free speech? let’s see you acknowledge a man whose words make your blood boil, who is standing center & advocating at the top of his lungs that what you would spend lifetime opposing.”
–Michael Douglas in The American President
Name: TJ Riley
Rank: Associate Editor
Bio: Likes to read philosophy, poetry, fiction, non-fiction, etc. & listen to music and noise in general. also wears corporation t-shirts on stupid bloody Tuesdays consciously to try to be ironic or maybe defiant sometimes, iconic.
Quote: Take away the right to say “fuck” and you take away the right to say “Fuck the Government.” - Lenny Bruce
Name: Dwight Dunkley
Rank: Poetry Editor
Bio: A former president of Student Government and the CSI Marketing Club, he is currently a fellow in the CUNY Pipeline Program.
Quote: “Those who profess to favor freedom and yet depreciate agitation are people who want crops without ploughing the ground; they want rain without thunder and lightning; they want the ocean without the roar of its many waters. The struggle may be a moral one, or it may be a physical one, or it may be both. But it must be a struggle. Power concedes nothing without a demand; it never has and it never will.” – Frederick Douglas
Name: Shawn Fisher
Rank: Business Manager
Bio: Is a decorated veteran of the U.S. Naval Reserve who majors in Communications at the CSI, with a specialization in Journalism. He holds an A.A. in Liberal Arts and Sciences & has received two Presidential Commendations from the University for his activities on Campus.
Quote:“They who would give up an essential liberty for temporary security, deserve neither liberty nor security” – Benjamin Franklin
Name: E.L.S. Sbordone
Rank: Non-Fiction Editor
Bio: Is 22 years old graduated from St. Johns with a double bachelor in English and Philosophy, now she goes to CSI. Here, she’s pursuing a double bachelor in International Studies and Women’s Studies with a double minor in Geography and History. She loves school with a passion, as you can see, so watch out!
Quote:“There’s nothing wrong with me. This is how I’m supposed to be. In the land of make-believe, you don’t believe in me.” - Green Day
Name: Kara Donnelly
Rank: Cannon Fodder
Bio: A recent transfer student to the CSI, She is happy to find family through the Third Rail and the NYPIRG chapter where she has just been elected to the Board of Directors.
Quote:“A nation of sheep will beget a government of wolves” - Edward R. Murrow
Name: Jeff McGraham
Rank: Cannon Fodder
Bio: Jeff McGraham is STILL on a quest to find Nirvana. Consequently, he is attempting to suppress his id, ego and superego and so refuses to participate in self promotion.
Quote:“We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office.” - Aesop
Name: Neil Schuldiner
Rank: editor EMERITUS
Bio: Is a history major at CSI who holds an AA in Liberal Arts and Science. He has served the CSI community for many, many, MANY decades having held positions in Student Government, College Council, Auxiliary Services & most of the college’s publications.
Quote:“No man has a natural right to commit aggression on the equal rights of another, and this is all from which the laws ought to restrain him.”
– Thomas Jefferson