Who We Are
Harrison Wolk is an Editor and Staff Writer for the Falconer’s voice. Taking Journalism as both a Freshman and Sophomore led Harrison to discover a passion for writing, especially about sports and personal experiences! In his free time, Harrison enjoys representing the MTHS Cross Country team, volunteering through Monroe Special Sports, and brainstorming new ideas for his entrepreneurial endeavors! Harrison also loves playing Monopoly with friends and family on the weekends. Harrison is ambitious to continue writing for the Falconer’s Voice and is ready to embrace his new position as an Editor!
Hetvi Thakker is a junior at MTHS who hopes to use her writing as a device to spread awareness about important humanitarian and social issues. Hetvi is deeply passionate and outspoken on the many injustices of the world, which she can probably debate with you on such issues for hours. Outside of Newspaper, Hetvi is involved in Youth and Government, Model UN, Mock Trial, and Key Club. Not only does Hetvi write for the Falconer's Voice, but she also enjoys writing various pieces in her free time, utilizing writing as a tool to spread awareness on social media, where she writes for multiple organizations focused on achieveing social justice. When she's not writing, you can probably find her reading or re-watching Brooklyn-99 for the 500th time. This is Hetvi's second year in the Newspaper Club, and she hopes to make a meaningful contribution as grow as a writer this year.
Siera Qosaj is a sophomore at MTHS , and this is her second year being a part of Falconer's Voice. She. enjoys reading, watching movies, and painting. Along with the school newspaper, Siera is also in the Art Club, Italian Honors Society, and Chorus. She hopes to be a publisher or editor one day and go to college in Boston.
Siera Qosaj is a junior at MTHS , and this is her third year being a part of Falconer's Voice. She. enjoys reading, watching movies, and painting. Along with the school newspaper, Siera is also in the Art Club, Italian Honors Society, and Chorus. She hopes to be a publisher or editor one day and go to college in Boston.
Adriana Grasso is a junior attending MTHS. She writes for the Falconer's Voice as part of her membership in the Newspaper Club. She enjoys photojournalism, poetry, writing, reading, classic literature, listening to music, seeing her friends, and she kayaks as well as works as a lifeguard over the summer. Her favorite type of articles to write are Op-Eds, and photojournalism based work due to the enjoyment of photographing. She is currently a Journalism II student and has been writing articles since her freshman year.
Nehasai Karamsetty is a junior at MTHS, and this is her third year being a part of the Falconer's Voice. Neha participates in a variety of extracurricular activities, including the Girl Up Club, Multicultural Club, Student Council, and Robotics Club, in addition to writing in the MTHS Newspaper. Painting, swimming, playing the piano, and socializing with her family and friends are some of her hobbies. She plans to travel and pursue business in college in the future. She is very excited to contribute to the school newspaper this year.
Nadja is a staff writer for the falconer’s voice. She enjoys writing about things she’s interested in. She discovered her passion for writing by making diaries and journals where she would express her feelings and thoughts and write about topics that she wanted to explore. Nadja is part of the key club where she volunteers at various events and participates in many activities. She also is a volunteer at the Monroe Township Public Library where she sometimes spends her free time doing homework with friends. She is a writer on the Falconer's voice in order to be involved and a part of the community while also getting a chance to do what she likes doing most, writing.
Giya Khurana, a 16 year old junior in high school, interested in film studies and journalism. She has been taking classes for those exact fields since she started high school. These two interests have blossomed into subjects she wants to pursue. Film has been a major interest of hers ever since she could remember. Journalism is a newer interest, however it is something she is passionate about. Films bring her comfort and wants to have some sort of hand in that field because she feels has a great connection with the art of making movies and the ideas of it connecting with people. For journalism, she loves writing and reading articles because of how different they can be written and on the various different subjects one can write about.
Kriti Kashyap, a 16 year old, is a junior at Monroe Township High School. She enjoys expressing herself through her writing and continues to share random experiences from her life with this. She’s very committed to dance and is still going strong with 10+ years of experience. Kriti likes to spend time with her friends and family, but especially with her 2 year old goldendoodle. She also is the vice-president of a volunteer club outside of her school called the Interact Club of Monroe and Jamesburg. She also tutors math to elementary students and appreciates all of the wonderful experiences she gets to go through on a daily basis. With all of the different activities that she takes part in, she always makes sure to treasure and take in any learning opportunities that she possibly can.
Simone Mehta is a Junior at MTHS and is currently a writer for the newspaper club! She is involved in other extracurricular activities including Entrepreneurship and Innovation Club and is a part of the Varsity cross country and track team at MTHS. Aside from writing, Simone loves to try new places to eat, spend time with her friends and family, and is very passionate about bringing current issues to light. Her favorite show is Gilmore Girls and her favorite song currently is Until I Found You by Stephen Sanchez and Em Belihold.