2018-2019 Staff

Karen S. Davis, CJE

Adviser

Karen S. Davis loves teaching! She is an Emmy-winning Producer/Writer, nationally certified Journalism Educator with a Masters in Education. She's an avid photographer, digital storyteller and proud adviser to The Spartacus and Sp...

Sofia Paredes

Campus News Editor

Sofia Paredes is a junior at Miami Country Day School. She plays on the varsity girls water polo team and is also a part of the girls varsity swim team. She loves spending time with her friends and family, and traveling around...

Taisa Strouse

Sports Editor

Taisa Strouse, Sports Editor, is a Junior at Miami Country Day and this is her third year on The Spartacus.  Taisa is on both the Varsity Soccer and Cross Country teams. As an athlete-scholar, she is so happy to take on the r...

Maria Silva

Online Editor & Reporter

Maria Silva is a junior at Miami Country Day School. This is her third year as a writer for The Spartacus. She is excited to be overseeing the online portions this year. She is on the Varsity Cross Country team and is involved with ...

Mia Batista

Staff Reporter

Giulianna Bruce

Staff Reporter

Giulianna Bruce is a sophomore at Miami Country Day School. She is looking forward to joining the Spartacus staff this year. She is also very excited to learn more about journalism and to improve her writing skills with the hel...

Giulianna Bruce

Staff Reporter

Giulianna Bruce is a sophomore at Miami Country Day School. She is looking forward to being part of The Spartacus staff this year. She is also very excited to learn more about journalism and to improve her writing skills with t...

Gabriella Marchesani

Staff Reporter

Gabriella Marchesani, Staff Reporter, strives to improve her skills as an aspiring journalist, whether it is by reporting, photographing, writing or editing on The Spartacus. She has gained experience through the Columbia Scholast...

Sophia Gostfrand

Staff Writer

Sophia Gostfrand is an 11th grade student reporter at Miami Country Day School. In the Spring, she plays varsity girls softball. Sophia is also involved with the Best Buddies club at school. This is her second year on The Spart...

Daniel Gallup

Editor in Chief

Daniel Gallup was named Editor in Chief during the Fall semester 2018. He is a senior and President of the Student Body government, who plays bass, guitar, piano and sings in 21 Hearts 1 Beat. He has a real passion for all thin...

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