The Conant Crier is a news site written for and run by students. We aim to provide accurate, relevant, interesting, and diverse content to the Conant High School community. The Crier serves as a forum for public dialogue and encourages praise and criticism from our readers. We invite readers to write letters to the editor as well as comment on published content. Comments are moderated, and no abusive or otherwise inappropriate content will be published.
Letters to the editor can be sent to [email protected] Name and year must be included with the letter, or it will not be published. For the sake of clarity and/or space, the Crier reserves the right to edit or condense any submitted material. The Crier cannot guarantee publication upon submission.
Crier Staff 2019-2020
Vinaya Pillai is a Team Editor and a senior at Conant. This is her first year on the Crier staff. At Conant, she is involved in orchestra, Math Team, BPA, Tri-M, and National Honor Society. Outside of school, she enjoys volunteering, classical dancing, and binge-watching Netflix.
Sabah Lokhandwala is a Team Editor and a senior at Conant. She is excited for her first year on the Crier staff. At Conant, she is captain of the Debate Team and involved in BPA, Principal’s Advisory Board, and National Honors Society. Outside of school, she writes for a Gen-Z social justice magazine, works at a female empowerment foundation, and volunteers at her local mosque. Besides all the boring stuff, Sabah likes puns, poetry, politics, and the occasional Netflix binge.
Diya Thomas is a Team Editor and a junior at Conant. This is her second year on the Crier Staff. At Conant, Diya is part of the Speech Team, Orchestra, CompSci Kids, and NHS. Outside of Conant, Diya spends time pressing, playing the piano, and rewatching The Office or John Mulaney Netflix Specials.
Giulia Mendonca is a senior at Conant. This is her first year as a photographer for Crier. Giulia was part of the tennis team freshman through junior year. She is also involved in senior class council and operation snowball. Outside school, she likes to play tennis, hangout with friends, and go to concerts.
Emily Leong is a freshmen at Conant. This is her first year on the Crier staff as a cartoonist and graphic designer. She draws every day and loves it.
Aahana Goswami is a freshmen is at Conant. This is her first year on the Conant Crier staff and she also is a member of the Debate Team. She likes snacking in her free time, specifically on pretzels.
Ananya Maddulapalli is a writer/reporter for the Conant Crier. At Conant, she is also involved in Public Forum debate team, marching band and is the President of UNICEF Service club. Outside of school, she likes to spend time with her dog Simba, and play her cello and the piano.
Vasu Janjrukia is a writer and sophomore at Conant. This is his first year on the Crier staff. At Conant, Vasu is involved in speech team, drama, and orchestra where he plays the viola. When he’s not doing school-related things, you can usually find him watching YouTube.
Nicole Wolski is a senior at Conant. This is her first year as a writer for Crier and she is currently in Senior Class Council. Over the years, she has participated in sports such as lacrosse and track and field. Outside of school, Nicole enjoys trying new foods, hanging out with friends, and going to concerts.
Alex Carnes is a photographer and a sophomore at Conant. This his first year on the Crier staff. At school he has also joined ultimate frisbee. Outside of school, he likes to practice photography. He is half Japanese and can speak Japanese fluently.
Ella Saputra is a writer and a freshman at Conant. Outside of school, Ella enjoys playing violin in her youth orchestra, playing with her dog, and spending time with family and friends.
Maria Pye is a freshman writer for the Conant Crier. This is her first year working with the newspaper. Outside of school she enjoys soccer, reading, and spending time with her dog.
Morgan James is a writer and junior at Conant. This is her third year on The Crier. At Conant, Morgan likes to focus and school. Outside of school, Morgan likes to read and hang out with her friends and family.
Joe Clark is a writer and a senior at Conant. This is his second year on the Crier staff. Outside of school, he likes to read, write, and swim.
Photographer, Cartoonist, Graphic Designer
Alaa Hussein is a graphic designer and a junior at Conant. This is her second year on the Crier staff. At Conant, Alaa is also involved in SAGA and the Art Club. Outside of school, she spends time to practice her art whenever she could.
Shreya is the Web Editor and a junior at Conant. This is her second year on the Crier staff. At Conant, Shreya is also a member of Science Olympiad, Coding Club, and orchestra. Outside of school, Shreya likes to play basketball and listen to music.
Faculty Adviser: David Gwizdala [email protected]
Assistant Adviser: Katie Sall [email protected]