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The Pow Wow

2018-2019 Staff

Tori Henderson


Tori Henderson will be spending her third and final year on the Pow Wow as Editor-in-Chief. After senior year, she plans on attending IU Bloomington to study political science and law. When she's not in...

Evan Gerike

Managing Editor

Evan Gerike is excited to spend his senior year as the Managing Editor on the Pow Wow staff. After he leaves the publications room, he can be found on the tennis courts or the baseball diamond. He stays...

Emily Extin

Copy Editor

Emily Extin is a sophomore at Portage High School. This is her first year on staff as a staff writer. In her free time, she likes to spend time with her friends and just be outside.

Gracie Hansen

Photography Editor

Gracie Hansen is a senior at Portage High School. She is a photographer on staff. This is her second year on the Pow Wow staff. In her free time she likes to workout and take pictures. Gracie loves crocs!...

Becca Rosado

Social Media Editor

Becca Rosado is a senior and is very excited to finish out her senior year as an editor. This will be her fourth year involved in publications for the high school. When Becca isn’t in the pubs room ...

KwaTashea Marfo

Staff Writer

KwaTashea Marfo [pronounced Kwa•Ta•sha] is a sophomore at Portage High School, and this is her first year as one of several staff writers for Pow Wow. Her hobbies are singing and watching movies. Ever wo...

Colin Mackenzie

Staff Member

Colin Mackenzie is a Sophomore at PHS and is in his first year of staff on the Pow Wow. In his own free time he’s usually building model kits or doing his own creative writing. Sometimes, he also tries...

Ryan Purnick

Staff Member

Ryan Purnick is excited to spend his senior year on the Pow Wow staff. This will be his first year as a staff writer. When he is not working at Schepel Buick GMC or spending hours and hour on homework...

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