The Vision

2020-2021 Staff

Muneebah Umar
Editor-in-Chief

Muneebah Umar

Muneebah Umar, the Editor-in-Chief of The Vision, lives in Starkville, MS, and is part of the Class of 2021. She previously served a...

Luke Bowles
Managing Editor

Luke Bowles

Luke Bowles is a senior from Waynesboro, MS. He is a member of the cross country and tennis teams, and co-founded the first tra...

Gracie Rowland
Managing Editor

Gracie Rowland

Gracie Rowland is a senior from Columbus, Mississippi. She dedicates her life to the pursuit of truth and wakes up every morn...

Kate McElhinney
News Editor

Kate McElhinney

Kate McElhinney is a senior from Columbus. She is the News Editor for The Vision this year. Joining The Vision has given her the...

Henry Sanders
Student Life Editor

Henry Sanders

Henry Sanders is a senior and the current Student Life Editor of The Vision. Henry wants to use his position to create in depth art...

Fiona Dawe
Opinion Editor

Fiona Dawe

Fiona Dawe is from Starkville, Mississippi. She would like to do something with her life to help the environment, although she ...

Lily Langstaff
Entertainment Editor

Lily Langstaff

Lily Langstaff is a senior from Southaven, Mississippi. She loves honey, The Labyrinth, Fall Out Boy, and her cats, Sassy and Swe...

Hardy Cooke
Sports Editor

Hardy Cooke

Hardy Cooke, a senior from Cleveland, MS, is this year's Sports Editor. He is an avid tennis player and musician, as well as an...

Karlene Deng
Photography Editor

Karlene Deng

A member of the class of 2021, Karlene Deng is from Starkville, MS and is the Photography Editor for The Vision. When she isn't working...

Clare Seo
Social Media Editor

Clare Seo

Clare Seo, a senior from Starkville, MS, is the Social Media Editor for The Vision. She is back this school year with another hair...

Elisabeth Seage
Multimedia Editor

Elisabeth Seage

Elisabeth Seage is a senior from Jackson, Mississippi. Currently serving as the first Multimedia editor, she hopes to expand the...

Carter Moore
Graphics/Layout Editor

Carter Moore

Carter Moore is a senior from Grenada, Mississippi and is also the Graphics Editor. He enjoys chemistry, physics and watching...

Blake Cheater
Lead Copy Editor

Blake Cheater

Blake Cheater is a senior from Meridian, Mississippi, and is serving as the lead copy editor this year. He thoroughly enjoys philos...

Jillian Snodgrass
Copy Editor

Jillian Snodgrass

Jillian Snodgrass is a junior from Meridian, MS. They are very excited to express themself through writing for The Vision. Outside...

Caleb Jenkins
Copy Editor

Caleb Jenkins

Caleb Jenkins is a junior from Columbus, MS. He has a strong passion for film and hopes to one day become a director. Caleb is also...

Nicholas Djedjos
Copy Editor

Nicholas Djedjos

Nicholas Djedjos is a junior from Brandon, MS. He enjoys keeping up with the news and spending time with family and friends. In h...

Amy Zhang
Copy Editor

Amy Zhang

Amy Zhang is a junior from Starkville, MS. She likes Avatar: The Last Airbender and two-dimensional geometry. In her free time,...

Elena Eaton
Lead Cartoonist

Elena Eaton

Elena Eaton, a junior from Gulfport, MS, is a new staff cartoonist on The Vision. Elena hopes to add some levity to the lives of...

Emily Lin
Staff Cartoonist

Emily Lin

Emily Lin is a senior from Kosciusko, Mississippi.  As a Staff Cartoonist, drawing allows her to destress from her workload....

Taylor Wypyski
Staff Cartoonist

Taylor Wypyski

Taylor Wypyski is a member of the class of 2022. She enjoys all forms of art, but mainly expressing herself through Fine Art. Ta...

Evangalia Guigley
Staff Cartoonist

Evangalia Guigley

Evangalia “Evie” Guigley is a junior from Hernando, Mississippi. Serving the Vision as a cartoonist, she hopes to help spread...

Jessica Yan
SGA Correspondent

Jessica Yan

Jessica Yan is a junior from Starkville, MS, and is a member of the MSMS swim team, Speech and Debate Club and Mu Alpha Theta....

Chloe Sharp
Staff Writer

Chloe Sharp

Chloe Sharp is a junior from Oxford, MS and is excited to be working on The Vision this year. She enjoys all thin...

Sophia Toner
Staff Writer

Sophia Toner

Sophia Toner is a senior from Pass Christian, MS who counters status-quo in superficial and ultimately meaningless ways such as ...

Colin Gordy
Staff Writer

Colin Gordy

Colin is a senior from Hattiesburg, Mississippi who enjoys reading, binging Netflix shows, and studying different cultures. In ...

Madison Meeks
Staff Writer

Madison Meeks

Madison Meeks is a senior hailing from Yazoo City, Miss. by way of Greenwood, Miss. She is a huge fan of A Different World, Strawberry...

Zach Medlin
Staff Writer

Zach Medlin

Zach Medlin is a senior from Olive Branch, Mississippi. He is the editor-in-chief of The Third Self and an intense lover of mus...

Katy Chen
Staff Writer

Katy Chen

Katy Chen is a Senior from Louisville, MS. She loves reading, listening to music (especially old throwbacks and musicals), an...

Regan Carroll
Staff Writer

Regan Carroll

Regan Carroll is a junior from Carthage. She is excited to be a part of The Vision because it is a good way to express her crea...

Kayla Riley
Staff Writer

Kayla Riley

Kayla Riley is currently a junior at MSMS. Her interests are photography, reading, and watching tv shows, movies, and documentaries....

Vidhi Patel
Staff Writer

Vidhi Patel

Vidhi Patel is a junior from McComb, MS. Her favorite thing to do is play tennis when she should be doing homework. She plans...

Mabrie Woods
Staff Writer

Mabrie Woods

Mabrie Woods is a senior from Olive Branch and Louisville, Mississippi. She loves all things Broadway and one of her favorite ...

Vineeth Vanga
Staff Writer

Vineeth Vanga

Vineeth Vanga is a junior from Madison, MS. He enjoys reading about US politics and hopes to major in chemistry in college for ...

Hailee Sexton
Staff Writer

Hailee Sexton

Hailee Sexton is a junior from D’iberville, MS. She really likes music, and listens to mostly rap and lo-fi, and dabbles in a...

Hayden Anderson
Staff Writer

Hayden Anderson

Hayden Anderson is a junior from Columbus, MS. Other than waiting for American Horror Story to shoot another season, Hayden enjoys...

Reagan Ishee
Staff Writer

Reagan Ishee

Reagan Ishee is a junior from Mendenhall, MS. She loves all things tacky and colorful and her hobbies include napping, writing,...

Madison Flowers
Staff Writer

Madison Flowers

Madison Flowers is a junior from Grenada, Mississippi. She would like to major in chemistry to become a pediatric dentist. Past...

Cadi Springer
Staff Writer

Cadi Springer

Cadi Springer is from Saltillo, MS, and a junior here at MSMS.  She loves music, her cat (Gideon), and TikTok the most. She spends...

Madelyn Phillips
Staff Writer

Madelyn Phillips

Madelyn Phillips is a junior from McMomb, MS. She loves to sing with the help of her trusty ukulele. During her time at MSMS,...

Adriana Mays
Staff Writer

Adriana Mays

Adriana Mays is a senior from Starkville, MS who is a staff writer for The Vision. She writes a lot of Kpop articles, but don’t b...

Tejus Kotikalapudi
Staff Writer

Tejus Kotikalapudi

Tejus is a senior from Hattiesburg, Mississippi who hopes to study medicine in the future. Current past times include grinding on t...

Aastha Banga
Staff Photographer

Aastha Banga

Aastha Banga is a senior from Laurel, MS. She enjoys math, art, and dance. Being a photographer for The Vision gives her the opportunity...