A Project for Better Journalism chapter

Norse Code Staff: 2019-2020


Tony Seidl

Tony is the type of person that makes people smile and feel good. He never brags and, no cap, he never ever makes people feel left out. He enjoys playing video games and playing and watching sports. He is a 9th-grade jokester.


Hillary Owusu

Hillary Owusu is a freshman writer at New Berlin West. This is her first year writing and she’s in Journalism 1. Along with writing, she likes to listen to music, take pictures, and hang out with her friends. Her favorite artists are 5SOS, P!ATD, Harry Styles, Ansel Elgort, and Joji.


Eduardo Velasquez

Eduardo Velasquez is a freshman from Florida in Journalism 1 that moved a lot before coming to Wisconsin. He is different than most people and enjoys being different.  He enjoys hanging and chilling all day and is considered really smart with a lot of experience.
He be at a good mood and spreads a positive vibe. He really be like that. No cap.


Josh Meyer

Josh Meyer is a freshman writer at New Berlin West. Along with writing for the newspaper, he also enjoys playing basketball and baseball and spending time with friends on the weekend.

Co-Editor of Opinion, and Co-Editor of Arts & Entertainment

Aimee Broaddrick

Aimee Broaddrick is a senior at New Berlin West. She’s in her second year of Journalism, and she’s co-editor of both Arts and Entertainment and Opinion. Aimee loves her cat, reading, cross country, and her friends and family.

Co-Editor in Chief

Connor McKenzie

Connor McKenzie is one of the Editors in Chiefs of the Norse Code. He is a highly-skilled investigative writer with a passion for getting the truth. He loves camping, backpacking, hiking and taking long strolls in parks. He has such a devotion to the environment that he wants to create an environmental organization to combat climate change. He also He is a leader in our community and great at making connections and exploring to get the scoop!


Zach Jakubiak

Zach Jakubiak is a sophomore in Journalism 2 that loves listening to Blink-182, Rise Against, and Mötley Crüe. In his spare time, he plays hockey, trapshooters, and hangs out with the boyz. Zach’s favorite movies/Tv Shows are Snatch and Trailer Park Boys.       


Olivia Yokofich

Olivia Yokofich is a junior at New Berlin West. She enjoys hanging out with her friends and being outdoors. She loves to write and wants to continue to grow with her writing skills. Her favorite holiday is Halloween.


Lilli Schneider

This is Lilli’s first year in journalism and this is her first brush with writing news for a magazine/website. She enjoys writing immensely and hopes to make a career out of it.


Nolan Egofske

Nolan Egofske is a Junior in high school and likes movies, tv shows, and hanging out with friends. His favorite color is blue.


Jayden Rusch

Jayden Rusch is a junior in high school and she thinks it’s already so hard and wants to drop out and date a Soundcloud rapper, just kidding. But for real she likes singing, drawing, taking pictures, and hanging out with her friends. Her favorite colors are pink, purple and black.


Kaylie Dziegielewski

Kaylie Dziegielewski is a Junior at New Berlin West. Her interests/hobbies include art, fashion, and hanging out with friends and family. Her favorite colors are blue and orange.


Isabella Alberti

Isabella Alberti is a junior at New Berlin West. She is involved in the National Honors Society, and is an avid hockey fan.

Co-Editor of Opinion, and Co-Editor of Arts & Entertainment

Cailee Broaddrick

Callie Broaddrick is a senior at New Berlin West. Callie is co-editor of the Arts and Entertainment and Opinion sections. She enjoys cross country and spending time with her friends, family, and pets.

Co-Editor in Chief

Teagan Gumina

Now in her senior year, Teagan Gumina is passionate about writing in all forms. She loves English, French, politics, and history. She also loves music—her genres span all over, but she hates country, and rap (unless it’s from the musical Hamilton). She loves watching Once Upon A Time and Merlin. In her future, she sees herself as a writer.
I’m not throwing away my shot
– Lin-Manuel Miranda, Hamilton, My Shot