The Purple Quill

  • September 5Check out our new Quill staff members for 2020-21; click Staff above
  • September 18Did you know that we accept student submissions? You don't have to be enrolled in Journalism to get "published."
  • September 16New articles may be uploaded every day, but submissions are added by the 10th of each month!

2022-2023 Staff

Mr. Gary Rogers

Mr. Gary 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...

Collin Carrithers 23
Co-Editor in Chief

Collin Carrithers ’23

"There's a certain amount of pleasure in being able to create something and watch it grow." -Lee Corso

Sam Jones 24
Co-Editor in Chief

Sam Jones ’24

"I am the one who knocks."

Aidan Metz 23
Animation Specialist

Aidan Metz ’23

"But alas, we are stuck with a few broken noises, with which we must distribute the understandings of our entire reality." -The Strange things I Mourn by Aidan Metz...

Andrew Rolfes 23

Andrew Rolfes ’23

“A ghost cannot haunt you if you don't believe in ghosts. You'd simply walk around your 'haunted' house like a champion, ignoring the knocks in the night, attributing them to wind. Who cares? It's only the believers who ...

Nicholas Gutzwiller 23

Nicholas Gutzwiller ’23

"Ya keep rolling your eyes pal, maybe you'll find a brain back there." -Scout    

Evan James 23

Evan James ’23

“What? You pooped in the refrigerator? And you ate the whole wheel of cheese? How’d you do that? Heck, I’m not even mad; that’s amazing.” – Ron Burgundy

Hayden Angevine 23
Staff Writer

Hayden Angevine ’23

"Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it." - Ferris Bueller

Greg Carlton 23
Staff Writer

Greg Carlton ’23

"Ooooo, Denzel Ward! You had barbecue back there? And you didn't invite me? Hurt. My. Feelings!" - Gus Johnson  

Drew Edrich 23
Staff Writer

Drew Edrich ’23

"It's only after we've lost everything that we're free to do anything."-Tyler Durden, Fight Club

Keegan Goettke 24
Staff Writer

Keegan Goettke ’24

" Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game." -Babe Ruth

Colton Saupe 25
Staff Writer

Colton Saupe ’25

"Strike me down, and I will become more powerful than you could possibly imagine." - Obi-Wan Kenobi

Nick Tenhundfeld 23
Staff Writer

Nick Tenhundfeld ’23

"Adventure is out there!" -Charles M. Muntz

Josiah (Cy) Jenkins 23
Staff Writer

Josiah (Cy) Jenkins ’23

“Yeah. There were horses, and a man on fire, and I killed a guy with a trident.” - Brick Tamland

Lincoln Zureick 24
Staff Writer

Lincoln Zureick ’24

"Your girl's a five, but your mom's a dime piece." - Lil Uzi

Will Summers 23
Staff Writer

Will Summers ’23

"I like to eat ice cream, and I really enjoy a good pair of slacks." - Brick Tamlan

Ben Weigand 24
Staff Writer

Ben Weigand ’24

"One time I wrestled a giraffe to the ground with my bare hands." - John C. Riley Avid Bearcat enthusiast

Christopher Reinstatler 23
Staff Writer

Christopher Reinstatler ’23

"Don't count the days, make the days count." -Muhammad Ali

Luke Hafner 24
Staff Writer

Luke Hafner ’24

Why not take that risk? “Sometimes I’ll start a sentence and I don’t even know where it’s going. I just hope I find it along the way.” – Michael Scott

WP Twitter Auto Publish Powered By :
Activate Search