The Globe


CHS Globe Online is a production of the journalism staffs of Clayton High School, located at 1 Mark Twain Cir. in St. Louis, MO, 63105. It is designed, written and maintained by students and all content decisions are made by students. For more information, feel free to send us an email at [email protected] or contact us using the form below in the “Contact Us” section.

The Globe Newsmagazine is affiliated with the Columbia Scholastic Press Association, National Scholastic Press Association, Missouri Journalism Education Association, Missouri Interscholastic Press Association and Sponsors of Schools Publications.

2020-2021 Staff


Erin Castellano, Advisor

Sofia Erlin, Editor-in-Chief
Shane LaGesse, Editor-in-Chief
Siddhi Narayan, Chief Digital Editor
Angela Xiao, Chief Managing Editor

Ella Cuneo, Senior Managing Editor 
Lulu Hawley, Senior Managing Editor 
Noor Jerath, Senior Managing Editor
Kaitlyn Tran, Senior Managing Editor
Yinyn Xu, Senior Managing Editor

Alex Hagemeister, News Section Editor
Ruthie Pierson, News Section Editor
Emma Baum, Feature Section Editor
Seraphina Corbo, Feature Section Editor
Ivy Reed, Opinion Section Editor
Disha Chatterjee, Opinion Section Editor
Kaia Mills-Lee, Sports Section Editor
Cece Cohen, Sports Section Editor
Kate Freedman, Review Section Editor
Moriah Lotsoff, Review Section Editor
Max Keller, PRO/CON Editor

Vivian Chen, Copy Editor
Margy Mooney, Copy Editor

Eli Millner, Photo Editor

Page Editors:

Isabella Bamnolker
Luka Bassnett
Eliot Blackmoore
Chloe Creighton
Sahithya Gokaraju
Maya Goldwasser
Sasha Keller
Daphne Kraushaar
Rachel Liang
Sofia Mutis
Naveed Naemi
Emma Raine
Sophie Srenco
Sophie Yoshino


Owen Auston-Babcock
Graysha Benjamin
Stella Bishop
Jenna Bush
Rachel Chung
Alexandra Cohen
Sonali Dayal
Cecilia Dupor
Isabel Erdmann
Isra Kayani
Tatum Ladner
Enoch Lai
Chloe Lin
Sophia Lu
Ella McAuley
Samantha McDonough
Charlie Miller
Kirby Miller
Isaac Millians
Ana Mitreva
Ruby Nadin
Medha Narayan
Katherine Perrin
Abby Rosenfeld
Alex Slen
Samuel Smith
Leo Taghert
Andrew Thompson
Sophia Thompson
Carola Vaqueiro Espinosa
Estella Windsor
Chloe Wolfe
Annie Xiao


Natalie Ashrafzadeh
Celia Baer
Audrey Deutsch
Davia Goette
Lucia Johnson
Whitney Le
Hayley Lewis
Amy Ma
Deborah Park
Maya Richter
Jacob Schneider
Madalyn Schroeder
Emma Stipanovich
Anna Walsh

National Awards 

Globe Newsmagazine:

Pacemaker Award Finalist, 2019
Pacemaker Award Finalist, 2018
Pacemaker Award, 2016
Columbia Scholastic Press Association Silver Crown Award, 2016
Pacemaker Award, 2015
Pacemaker Award, 2014
Columbia Scholastic Press Association Gold Crown Award, 2013
Gold Crown Award, 2012
Pacemaker Award, 2012
Pacemaker Award, 2011
Columbia Scholastic Press Association Silver Crown Award, 2006
Columbia Scholastic Press Association Silver Crown Award, 2003
Pacemaker Award, 2003
Pacemaker Award Finalist, 1997
Pacemaker Award Finalist, 1994

Globe Online:

Pacemaker Award, 2018
First Place, Gold Circle Award, 2014
Gold Medal Award, 2013
Pacemaker Finalist, 2013
Pacemaker Award, 2012


Contact Us/Letter to the Editor

Interested in learning more about the Globe, speaking with a staff member, or submitting material (story ideas, letter to the editor, guest columns)? We would love to hear your opinions, see your work, and publish your voice in the Globe–we encourage you to let us know what is on your mind. Please fill out this form with your request and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible!

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Statement of Purpose:
The Globe is a student newspaper produced monthly by Clayton High School journalism students. The goals
of the publication are to inform and entertain the student body, interpret news and provide a public forum for
the exchange of ideas and opinions of students and faculty at CHS. In addition, this publication serves as a
laboratory for students interested in learning sound journalistic techniques.

The Globe upholds the right of high school journalists to the free expression guaranteed under the First
Amendment. However, in accordance with district policy (see appendix), the Globe shall contain no material
a. is actually disruptive to the maintenance of an orderly educational environment;
b. is defamatory, demeaning or injurious to the reputation and/or name of an individual, class of individuals
or entity ;-
c. advertises any service, product or activity that is not permitted to minors under law;
d. violates copyright provisions.



Online Comments

All online comments are reviewed by a member of the editorial staff before being approved. This site is intended to provide information and engage in open and respectful dialogue that is appropriate to the educational environment and fans of all ages.

Comments are welcome as a means of sharing experiences, suggesting improvements, responding to polls/questions or engaging in the conversation. Comments will be reviewed by a member for the editorial staff prior to being posted publicly. To ensure that exchanges are informative, respectful and lawful, we will NOT post comments that are:

– Off Topic

– Spam.

– Personal Attacks. If you disagree with a post, we’d like to hear from you. We ask that you refrain from personal attacks or being disrespectful of others.

– Illegal. Laws that govern use of copyright, trade secrets, student and staff confidentiality, etc. will be followed. No comments or suggestions that encourage illegal activity that violate school behavior guidelines will be posted.

– Language. Comments including but not limited to profane or provocative language, hateful, racially or ethically offensive or derogatory, threats, obscene or sexually explicit language will be excluded.

– Not factual.



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