The Telescope Newspaper Staff — Fall 2021
Giovanni Vallido/ Editor-In-Chief
Giovanni Vallido is in his second year at Palomar College and a journalism major. He plans on transferring to either CSUF or CSULB with the goal of becoming a sports journalist. In his spare time, he works as a photographer, enjoys reading, movies, coffee, and all forms of sports.
Emmanuel Barrera/Social Media/Podcast Editor
Emmanuel Barrera is a second-year Palomar student who is studying journalism. He hopes to transfer to a four-year university in the Fall of 2022. In his spare time, he produces his own podcast “MannyCAN” and enjoys watching sports.
Aimee De Luna / Arts Editor
Aimee De Luna is in her second year at Palomar working on two degrees in journalism and English. She hopes to transfer to Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo and write for a magazine in the future. In her free time she likes to crochet, read, and play with her cat.
Cameron Eshelman/Opinion Editor
Cameron Eshelman is a second-year student at Palomar College and is majoring in journalism. She hopes to become an environmental journalist and animal activist. In her free time, she enjoys gaming and going to car shows.
Sheila Izvernari/ Focus Editor
Sheila Izvernari is an editor for Focus and a staff writer for The Telescope. When not writing for The Telescope, she likes swimming, dancing ballet, going to the beach, surfing, playing electric guitar and going to metal and rock concerts.
Hayley Lawson/ Sports Editor
Hayley Lawson is studying broadcast journalism at Palomar and hopes to transfer to SDSU soon. She plans on working in sports journalism for Major League Baseball or the UFC. She enjoys going to the beach and listening to music in her free time.
Jamie Martinez/News Editor
Jamie Martinez is in her third year at Palomar College studying journalism. Her goal is to transfer to Cal State Fullerton or San Diego Sate University to keep pursuing her dream of studying broadcast journalism and becoming an anchor in the future. In her spare time, she likes to explore new places and go for walks at the beach.
Trina McLeary/Blogs Editor
Trina is a fifth-year student at Palomar studying journalism with an emphasis in photojournalism. She recently discovered a love for coding and web technologies, and hopes to apply this skill set in her endeavors to promote creative innovation, and spread awareness of important matters. Aside from taking pictures and debugging code, she loves to dance, play music, and explore new places and concepts.
CJ Areaga/Staff Writer
CJ Arteaga is a sophomore at Palomar studying journalism. He likes playing video games and keeping up with current sports news, especially in football. He hopes to transfer to SDSU and wants to get into the sports journalism world. He also loves video essays on Youtube about various topics.
Natalie E. Gutierrez/Staff Writer
Natalie E. Gutierrez has attended Palomar College for two years and is currently majoring in Journalism. She hopes to transfer to Rochester Institute of Technology, NYU or Pepperdine University for Spring 2022. In the future, she wants to be a news writer for The New York Times, as well as becoming a political commentator. On her spare time, she usually enjoys researching different topics, as well as listening to music, and hiking.
Ryan Marlowe/Staff Writer
Ryan Marlowe is a junior at Palomar studying journalism. He hopes to transfer to SDSU and become an environmental journalist. In his spare time, he enjoys hiking, photography, and playing his cello.
Valente Martinez/Staff Photographer
Valente Martinez is a Chicano Photographer capturing portraits, landscapes, and live events on digital and analog photography. He starting with filmmaking and writing, which led to Photography and capturing the landscapes and communities of the Southwest for Chicanx’s voices that reflect the history and culture of the land.
Kevin Mijares/Staff Photographer
Kevin Mijares is a third-year student at Palomar working for a certificate in commercial photography. He plans to break into sports photojournalism and work as a team photographer. He spends his free time attending classic car shows and photographing the Chicano Lowrider scene.
Marisa Pak/Staff Photographer
Marisa Pak is a sophomore at Palomar college who is studying journalism. She hopes to transfer to SDSU, Arizona State University, or Cal State Fullerton to pursue her career of becoming a journalist. In her free time, she likes to play video games or go out to hang with friends at either the mall or head to the beach.
Danielle Perreira/Staff Writer
Danielle Perreira is a first-year student here at Palomar studying manangement. She plans on transferring to a university to pursue her dream of becoming a general manager in the NFL. When she has time to herself, she enjoys being around friends, traveling, paddle boarding, and watching Netflix.
Ashley Perez/Staff Photographer
Ashley Perez is currently taking Photography classes to further her photography skills. She is hoping to use this knowledge to take photographs of clients’ pets. In her free time, Ashley likes to watch Netflix, go to dog parks, and take walks on the beach with her dogs.
Sophia Perun/Staff Writer
Sophia Perun is a second-year student at Palomar working toward her degree in Sociology. Her favorite thing is to learn about topics that affect human behavior and the patterns in society. Other than that, she enjoys writing, meeting new people, and is an avid cat lover!
Suzette Santori/Staff Photographer
Suzette Santori is a returning student, she obtained an AS degree in Air Traffic Control and now she’s pursuing an AA degree in Photography. She is also a Navy veteran, worked as Air Traffic Controller and as Meteorologist and Oceanographer. In her spare time, she likes bike rides, discovering new places and meeting friends.
- Gio Vallido: Courtesy Photo | Used With Permission
- Manny: Courtesey of Emmanuel Barrera | All Rights Reserved
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- Cameron Eshelman: Courtesy Photo | Used With Permission
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- Hayley Lawson: Courtesy Photo | Used With Permission
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- Trina McLeary: Courtesy Photo | Used With Permission
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