Ellen Petersen – Managing Print Editor

Ellen is a senior from Olathe, Kansas. This is currently her second semester writing for the Circuit and working as Managing Editor. She is a major in Journalism & Mass Communications with a minor in Theology. Outside of the paper, she works in the Office of the President for the Executive Assistant for Special Events and is a freelance writer for eZdia. She enjoys running, reading and watching classic movies. After graduation, she hopes to work in Public Relations or as a journalist for National Geographic or Lifeteen. Ellen can be reached by email at pete1821@ravens.benedictine.edu.

Hope Thompson – Managing Online Editor

Hope Thompson is a senior from Overland Park, Kansas. She is a Journalism & Mass Communications major. This is currently her third semester on the Circuit and her first as Online Editor. She has been involved with ROC Week, Student Government Marketing & Advertising and the Athletic Department during her time at Benedictine. Previously she wrote and designed the SGA Student Newsletter. After graduation she hopes to work in graphic design. In her free time she enjoys reading the news, spending time with her friends and being a Raven.  Hope can be reached by email at thom1808@ravens.benedictine.edu.


Rocky DeSantis – Features Editor

IMG_8813Rocky DeSantis is a senior from Boulder, Colorado. This is his second semester writing for The Circuit and his first as the Features Editor. He is a Journalism & Mass Communications major. Rocky used to play baseball at Benedictine and aspires to be an author while traveling the world learning about different cultures. After graduation he hopes to find a job inside the creative writing world. Rocky can be reached by  email at Desa1122@ravens.benedictine.edu

All editors can be reached at circuit@benedictine.edu or @BC_Circuit on Twitter


IMG_8798 (1)Front Row: (From left to right) Ann-Marie Reasor, Tori Sanders, Grace King

Middle Row: Professor Julie Love, Trevor Svboda, Lauren Bauer, Hope Thompson, Molly Cromer, Rocky DeSantis, Maddie Bruegger, Ellen Petersen, Alex Dillard

Back Row: Sam Smeltzer, Todd Porter Jr., Sam Stevenson, Jacob Curry, Ben Sonnek