At the heart of College Magazine lies a close-knit team of student journalists. Our goal is to create an incredible guide for our college readers. We accomplish this goal by equipping our writers with the skills to tackle challenging subjects and ultimately uncover their voices. Learn more about the writer experience at College Magazine on our College Magazine Testimonials.
Our Editorial Team leads the vision of College Magazine. Check out our leadership team here!
Editorial Director: Natalie DaRe
Natalie DaRe graduated from the University of Michigan in 2017 with a B.A. in English. As College Magazine’s Editorial Director, Natalie loves watching writers learn how to let their personalities shine through their writing. When she’s not thinking of College Magazine, she can be found re-watching early 2000s teen romcoms and complaining about inclement weather. Contact Natalie here!
Editor-in-Chief: Vanessa Vazquez
Vanessa Vazquez is a senior English major and education minor at the University of Florida. She enjoys reading romance novels at coffee shops, going to concerts and using restaurant reward apps to save a few extra cents.
Kalyn Womack is a journalism major and coffee enthusiast. She’s a junior at the George Washington University and represents Ravenclaw. In her spare time, she loves to paint and draw.
Monique Tudon is a senior at UCLA studying English. She is a lover of graphic novels, dogs, Korean pop culture, softball, dogs, beautifully animated movies, did I mention dogs and adventures with her twin sister.
Kristin Bausch is a third-year journalism major at the University of Florida. If she’s not writing, you’ll probably find her dancing!
Madison Miguelez is a sophomore at the University of Florida, studying English and Telecommunication. She enjoys all things film and television, playing with her schnauzer pup, spending time with her crazy Cuban family and, of course, writing.
Ayushee Roy is a third-year Communications and English student at UCLA. She is a meme-enthusiast who dreams of traveling the world and eating her weight in cake. At any point in time you can count on her to be watching stand-up, listening to obscure indie tunes or trying to passionately win an argument.
Francesca Vultaggio is a senior studying English and Communications at St. John’s University. She is an avid lover of early 2000s pop culture, music and so-bad-they’re-good teen movies.
Noa Weiner is a junior at New York University double majoring in Media, Culture and Communications and Musical Theater. Her favorite things include Pixar movies, perfectly curated playlists, and her dog, Moka.
Rachel Chiang is a literature fanatic, a political enthusiast, an aspiring polyglot, and a second-year communication and global health double-major at UC San Diego who spends too much time drooling over pictures of food.
Natalie Mechem is a junior at Drake University majoring in journalism. Hobbies include making Spotify playlists, drinking outrageous amounts of coffee, and re-watching her favorite episodes of New Girl.