Gabrielle’s Portfolio

All articles, photographs, and designs were created by Gabrielle.

“Goodbye Miss Samantha”

“People always tell you to never take the first job you interview for out of college,” Samantha Tai, the Children’s Outreach librarian said, “but taking this job was the best decision I have ever made.” After 21 years of serving the Vineland Public Library, Children’s Outreach Librarian, Samantha Tai, is leaving the branch to getContinue reading ““Goodbye Miss Samantha””

Calling All Filmmakers

(GROVE CITY, Pa) – Grove City College Communication Arts program is organizing its first student film festival and needs your films. The Lux Mea Film Festival will be premiering selected films at the Guthrie Theatre on April 30 and May 1.    The Lux Mea Film Festival is being conceptualized, developed and produced by a new Communication Arts class, Special Events and Promotions.  The class is taught by ProfessorContinue reading “Calling All Filmmakers”

Hymn Hubub

(GROVE CITY – Pa) – At the beginning of the semester, worship team’s coordinator, Matthew Montgomery, made adjustments to the singing portion of chapel, singing psalms and hymns only, to reflect this semester’s speaker series. According to junior Noel Elvin, Vesper’s guitar player and singer, at the beginning of the semester Montgomery explained to theContinue reading “Hymn Hubub”

Typographic Layout

This design was created in my Design 101 class. The purpose of this project was to introduce students to typesetting and the orchestration of complex typographic systems. Throughout the entire process, we had to consider hierarchy, rhythm, balance, formal relationships both positive and negative, alignments, and effective use of contrast. The students were instructed toContinue reading “Typographic Layout”

Event Poster

This mock-up was created in my Design class 101. The professor instructed us to make a poster advertising for a hypothetical event on campus. The goal was to exemplify hierarchy, structure, and clean typography. Additionally, the poster had to accommodate the environment. In other words, an element must be legible from 20 feet which alsoContinue reading “Event Poster”

Chapel Project

In this series I set out to explore a special building on my college campus: the chapel. My goal was to capture photos from angles that no one had seen or thought of before.

Student Life and Learning Creates Report Showing Top Student Violations

GROVE CITY, Pa – Grove City College’s Student Life & Learning Office created an internal document at the end of last semester showing that the top student conduct violations of fall 2019 involved open hours and alcohol policies. According to the report, there were a total of 39 student conduct incidents that took place onContinue reading “Student Life and Learning Creates Report Showing Top Student Violations”

Council looks at diversity deficit

GROVE CITY, Pa – The new Grove City College President’s Council had its first meeting before students arrived in August.  Convening monthly, council members are working towards creating change for promoting a diverse community.  The purpose of the council is to “help guide recommendations in the development of strategic initiatives for the recruitment and retentionContinue reading “Council looks at diversity deficit”

See ya never

As the semester comes to a close, December graduates find themselves reflecting on their time at Grove City College and planning for the future. To celebrate their graduation, under normal circumstances, the McNulty’s would host the seniors at their home with dinner and a personal send-off.  However, because of COVID, the school rerouted the seniorsContinue reading “See ya never”

On the road again

Students decide to return home for the rest of the semester as the second wave of COVID hits Grove City College. According to the Vice President of Student Life and Learning, Larry Hardesty, no more students have traveled home due to quarantine now than compared to any other time in the semester.  However, the differenceContinue reading “On the road again”

Is anyone surprised?

Nearly 67 percent of Grove City College students are supporting Republican Donald Trump in this year’s presidential race, according to a poll conducted by The Collegian. The survey also showed that almost 19 percent of students back Biden and 14 percent say they’re backing Libertarian, Green or some other candidate. According to Dr. Michael CoulterContinue reading “Is anyone surprised?”

COVID on campus

GROVE CITY, Pa – A Grove City student tested positive for COVID-19 on Aug. 25. It is the first confirmed case on campus. According to the student, who shall remain anonymous, the day after they arrived on campus, Aug. 19, their boss from the summer notified them that a family they worked with tested positiveContinue reading “COVID on campus”

About Gabrielle

Gabrielle is an aspiring journalist with a passion for storytelling and investigation. She is the lead staff writer for Grove City College’s award winning newspaper, The Collegian. She was the 2020 recipient of The Green Eyeshade Award for outstanding journalism as her articles were consistently “above the fold.” Gabrielle also has a passion for working and communicating with people. She has superior communication skills being an experienced customer service representative and talented public speaker. This makes her additionally interested in opportunities outside of journalism such as Public Relations, Marketing, and Communication Specialist fields.  For more information or to contact Gabrielle, click her contact information below.

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