Kate Schiltz is a college student at the College of Saint Benedict in St. Joseph, Minnesota. She is excited to continue her journey with Blue Marble, where she has been working since high school. She currently works at the Writing Center at her college, and she absolutely loves it! She enjoys playing clarinet, traveling, watching movies, and spending time with friends and family.
Isabella Milacnik is a senior at Minnetonka High School. This is her third year as a Writing Center coach at Minnetonka. She loves reading fiction (especially mystery) and likes to write as well. She plays volleyball all year round and also loves dogs. She is so excited to work on the publishing team of Blue Marble this year.
Alexa Vos is a freshman at Bethel University and is pursuing a degree in graphic design with a communication minor. She is a feminist, photographer, designer, writer, environmentalist, and bookworm. She is curious by nature and loves learning about everything under the sun and reading the literary works of fellow peers.
Priscilla Trinh is a second year college student studying at the University of Minnesota. Her passion is food sustainability, and she spends much time thinking about the human predicament. Otherwise, she engages in all things literature, art, and music while striving to lead a minimalist life.
Arushi Avachat is a high school senior from Pleasanton, California. She is a three-time Scholastic Writing Awards National Medalist as well as a two-time National YoungArts Winner in Writing. Her work has also been honored by One Teen Story, Columbia College Chicago, Interlochen Arts Academy, the Bay Area Book Festival, and more. She is the author of When Love Dies & Other Stories, a self-published short story collection released on Amazon in April 2019.
Aditi Desai is a senior at Livingston High School in Livingston, New Jersey. She is excited to be joining the Blue Marble Review team and assisting with prose editing! She enjoys creative writing, specifically creative nonfiction and fiction. In her free time, she loves running outside, trying new foods, and helping her family with Indian cooking. Her work has been published on Keke magazine and the Scholastic Art and Writing Gallery.