The Purple Quill

  • September 5Check out our new Quill staff members for 2020-21; click Staff above
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2020-2021 Staff

Mr. Rogers


Mr. Gary Rogers has been advising the staff of The Purple Quill since he joined the Elder faculty in the winter of 2011. In the summer of 2012, he attended a Journalism "bootcamp" at the Reynolds Institute in Reno, Nevada. While th...

Henry Mazza ’21

Co-Editor in Chief

"The only time I set the bar low is for limbo." - Michael Scott

Gus Schlomer ’21

Co-Editor in Chief

Quill Vet, trying to go to college for journalism. @stoolpresidente is my dad. I love you, Dave. Panthers by 1000. "You'd never believe how hard it is to find a wet suit in Boston." - Dave Portnoy President of Barstool...

Gus Middendorf ’21

Features Editor

"I am the Elder man" - Mr. Roger Auer #1 Elder Soccer commentator.

Matthew Walter ’21

Graphics Editor

"Hello there." - General Kenobi

Adam Duwel ’21

Video Editor

“To infinity and beyond!”- Toy Story

Jack Sheridan ’22

Opinion Editor

"I'm not superstitious, but I am a little stitious."- Michael Scott

Phillip Hoffman ’22

Staff Writer

"Life is like a camera focus on what's important."

Jake James ’21

Staff Writer

"No, it's a cardigan but thanks for noticing!" -Harry Dunne (Dumb and Dumber)

Kevin Long ’21

Staff Writer

"Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune." - Jim Rohn

Mitchell Meyer ’21

Staff Writer

"First time I was punched in the face, I was like 'Oh no!,' but then I was like 'this is a story.'" - Troy Baker

Seth Trischler ’22

Staff Writer

“Reject a woman, and she will never let it go. One of the many defects of their kind. Also, weak arms.”- Dwight Schrute

Shawn Wyatt ’22

Staff Writer

"My greatest pain in life is that I will never be able to see myself perform live."- Kanye West

Brandon Eckstein ’21

Staff Writer

" You have an absolutely breathtaking hiney."- Ron Burgundy

Josh Huff ’22

Staff Writer

" I'm not superstitous, but I am a little stitious." - Michael Scott

Lukas Marlman ’21

Staff Writer

"No man has a good enough memory to be a successful liar." -Abraham Lincoln

Brandon Vetter ’21

Staff Writer

“When I eat, it is the food that is scared.”-Ron Swanson

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