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2022-2023 Staff

Sydney Haulenbeek
Editor in Chief

Sydney Haulenbeek

Sydney Haulenbeek is an English major and senior, graduating in May of 2023. Before becoming the Editor in Chief of the Mace & Crown she worked as the A&E Editor. She's also done freelance video journalism and business m...

Copy Editor

Kat Monnin

Kat Monnin is an English major and senior who will be graduating in the Spring of 2023. Kat is passionate about creative writing and animal welfare.

Graphic Designer

Heather Woolard

Hi everyone, my name is Heather Woolard and I am a Senior Graphic Designer major here at ODU. Whenever I'm not spending my time on designing, you can find me doing my other passion, photography. I look forward to bringing my passion...

Dana Chesser
Arts and Entertainment Editor

Dana Chesser

Dana Chesser (She/Her) is an English/Journalism major and second-semester writer for the Mace & Crown. Alongside her role as A&E Editor, she works as a programming assistant for Dr. Don Stansberry, ODU's Vice President...

Gabriel Cabello Torres
Technology Editor

Gabriel Cabello Torres

Gabriel is the Technology Editor for the Mace and Crown. He is in his sophomore year at ODU and is currently majoring in Mechanical Engineering. In his spare time, he loves to play instruments and write music. He's an avid gamer...

Benjamin Draper
Sports Editor

Benjamin Draper

Benjamin serves as the Sports Editor for Mace and Crown. He is a sophomore who majors in Communications, more specifically ‘Media Studies’ along with a minor in Sports Management. He is very excited for the opportunity of...

Elena Harris
Photography Editor

Elena Harris

Elena Harris is a speech pathology major and photography minor graduating in the spring of 2023. Outside of the Mace and Crown, Elena enjoys the ODU experience through dancing with ¡WEPA!, ODU’s Latinx dance organization. In...

Assistant News Editor

Justice Menzel

Associate Sports Editor

Art Neal

Social Media Editor

Gwyneth Heseltine

Gwyneth Heseltine is the Social Media Editor for the Mace & Crown. She is in her senior year at ODU with a major in Graphic Design. Her passion for the arts has trained her to have a keen eye to detail. In her free time she's...

Managing Editor

Leyda RosarioRivera

Leyda RosarioRivera is an English/Technical Writing major with a minor in Psychology. She works as the Managing Editor for the Mace and Crown, and when she isn’t writing, she’s reading any literature that catches her eye. She also ...