The arts, cultural and news magazine of Henry W. Grady High School in Atlanta, Georgia

Nexus

2017-2018 Staff

Bria Brown

Writer

Bria enjoys playing soccer and writing stories that influence the community. She looks forward to writing more with Nexus and contributing to the Southerner.

See Bria Brown's profile

Becca Pirkle

Writer

Becca enjoys reading made up stories, but she guarantees that all of her stories for Nexus are 100 percent true.

See Becca Pirkle's profile

Lucy Rice

Editor

Lucy Rice is thrilled to be Editor-in-chief on Nexus this year! When she's not editing stories, she enjoys spending time outdoors with her dog, Lily, and baking cookies. Outside of Nexus, Lucy participates in Grady Model UN. She...

See Lucy Rice's profile

Sahana Parker

Editor

Sahana is a member of the Grady cross country team and loves to go on outdoor adventures. She believes plane tickets cost way too much money.

See Sahana Parker's profile

Tyler Jones

Writer

Tyler Jones enjoys traveling abroad, sketching and painting, and spending time with her friends. This is her first year on the Nexus magazine staff, and she is excited to write for one of Grady's publications.

See Tyler Jones's profile

Jackie Inman

Writer

Jackie is a new student and junior at Grady. She plays soccer and enjoys writing, traveling, taking pictures, and music. Jackie hopes to write stories about good food (burritos).

See Jackie Inman's profile

Catherine Opsahl

Writer

Catherine is a sophomore at Grady. She loves art and is happy to be writing for Nexus this year. In her spare time she likes to drink tea and read.

See Catherine Opsahl's profile

Kiki Soto

Writer

Kiki Soto loves writing and journalism, and stealing Mr. Ellerton's popcorn. She plays varsity soccer for Grady and is part of HOSA. She loves to write food reviews and interviewing interesting people for feature writing pieces....

See Kiki Soto's profile

Charlotte Spears

Editor

Charlotte loves writing and journalism. She is also a member of the cross country team, track team, and ultimate frisbee team. She is a member of Model UN. Charlotte loves to hike and you can catch her at Doc Chey's every weekend!

See Charlotte Spears's profile

Lola Biddy

Writer

Lola Biddy is a member of both the cross country team and model UN. She enjoys being creative with her writing and her daily activities, and is excited to join the Nexus staff.

See Lola Biddy's profile

Katherine Esterl

Writer

Katherine Esterl is a sophomore involved in the drama and speech programs. In her free time, she watches a lot of Gilmore Girls. She looks forward to contributing to Nexus!

See Katherine Esterl's profile

Abby Peters

Writer

Abby Peters is a sophomore and is very excited for her first year on a publication. Outside of journalism, she is on the Grady swim team and lacrosse team and the APS water polo team. If you are considering taking journalism,...

See Abby Peters's profile

Kaitlin Palaian

Writer

Kaitlin Palaian enjoys informing others through journalism. She is a sophomore at Grady High School and is excited to be a part of the Nexus staff this year.

See Kaitlin Palaian's profile

Jessie Bouterse

Writer

Jessie Bouterse loves to write stories that people will enjoy reading. She is a sophomore at Grady but found her interest in journalism one year ago during her freshman year. She likes to write interesting and fun articles. Bouterse...

See Jessie Bouterse's profile

Maddie Goines

Writer

Maddie Goines loves to work with others and help inform people about different events through journalism. She is a sophomore at Grady and wants to continue writing throughout her whole high school career. Goines loves writing...

See Maddie Goines's profile

Rebecca Chapman

Writer

Rebecca loves writing, fall weather, and cooking, and she is so happy to be on Nexus staff this year.

See Rebecca Chapman's profile

Hope Nathanson

Writer

Hope Nathanson is a sophomore, and it is her first year on publications.  When she isn't writing for the Nexus, she is playing the violin with the philharmonic or in the pool playing waterpolo or swimming.  She is happy to be...

See Hope Nathanson's profile

Avery Allen

Writer

Avery Allen is apart of the Grady Cross Country team and The Grady Model UN team, as well as the Nexus Staff. Avery is very excited to be a part of this staff and he will be very dedicated to the publication. Avery loves writing...

See Avery Allen's profile

Elias Podber

Writer

Elias Podber is a sophomore at Grady High School and likes bagels. Enjoy his stories.    

See Elias Podber's profile

Lucy Bertsch

Writer

Lucy Bertsch enjoys playing volleyball on Grady's varsity team. She also enjoys hiking around the Atlanta area. Lucy is a part of the 21st Century leaders Executive board. She is excited to be a part of the Grady Nexus publication.

See Lucy Bertsch's profile

The arts, cultural and news magazine of Henry W. Grady High School in Atlanta, Georgia