The University of Vermont's Independent Voice Since 1883

The Vermont Cynic

The University of Vermont's Independent Voice Since 1883

The Vermont Cynic

The University of Vermont's Independent Voice Since 1883

The Vermont Cynic

2021-2022 Staff

Kate Vanni
Editor-in-Chief

Kate Vanni

(She/her) Kate Vanni is a senior Communications Design major with minors in Applied Design and Studio Art. Before becoming the Editor-in-Chief, Kate filled the role of Assistant Managing Editor, Layout Editor, Illustrations Ed...

Greta Rohrer
Managing Editor

Greta Rohrer

(She/her) Greta Rohrer is the Managing Editor for the Vermont Cynic. She is a senior Sociology major, concentrating in Crime and Criminal Justice and minoring in Mathematics and Psychology. She began her time at the Cynic as...

Emma Chute
Operations Manager

Emma Chute

(She/her) Emma Chute is the Operations Manager for the Vermont Cynic. She is a junior Business Administration major with concentrations in Accounting and Business Analytics and a theme of Sustainable Business. She is from Norwalk, ...

Dalton Doyle
Copy Chief

Dalton Doyle

(She/her) Dalton Doyle is a senior double majoring in Economics and Philosophy. Before holding the position of Copy Chief, she was assistant Copy Chief and was part of the copy team at the Cynic. Outside of the Cynic, Dalton...

Elizabeth Roote
Features Editor

Elizabeth Roote

(She/her) Elizabeth Roote is a junior majoring in Medical Laboratory Science and minoring in Chemistry. Before becoming the Features editor, Elizabeth was Assistant Features editor and a staff writer for the section. In her ...

Izzy Pipa
Illustrations Editor

Izzy Pipa

(She/her) Isabelle Pipa is a junior Art and Sociology major with a concentration in drawing and painting. Along with being Illustrations Editor, she is a copy editor and collaborates with the other design section of the new...

Ellie Scott
Layout Editor

Ellie Scott

(Sher/her) Ellie is a junior Public Communication major from Manchester, CT. Before becoming the Layout Editor Ellie was the Assistant Layout Editor, a designer and this past summer, she served as the Summer News Editor for t...

Ella Ruehsen
News Editor

Ella Ruehsen

​Ella Ruehsen is a junior Environmental Studies major with minors in Political Science and Reporting and Documentary Storytelling. Before becoming the News and Sports Editor, Ella was an Assistant News Editor and a staff writer ...

Emily Johnston
Opinion Editor

Emily Johnston

(She/her) Emily is a senior environmental science major with a minor in geospatial technologies. In her free time she likes to draw, write, and press plants. Before becoming Opinion Editor Emily was the Assistant Opinion Editor...

Eric Scharf
Photo Editor

Eric Scharf

(He/him) Eric Scharf is a junior political science major and French minor and serves as the photo editor at the Vermont Cynic. He started at the Cynic as a photographer in 2020, before joining the editorial board in the fall...

Matthew Rosenberg
Sports Editor

Matthew Rosenberg

(He/him) Matthew Rosenberg is a first year psychological science major. Prior to UVM, he served as a soccer writer and editor for The Sports Shot and Women’s Sports Alliance. He is especially interested in exploring connections...

Paige Fisher
Podcasts and Culture Editor

Paige Fisher

(She/her) Paige Fisher is a sophomore Public Communications and Environmental Studies student and the Podcast and Culture Section Editor for the Vermont Cynic. She got her start at the Cynic as staff writer for the news team,...

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