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Meet the staff | The Gustavian Weekly

By Lindsay Lelivelt Featured Editor | May 14, 2010 | Features

Jake Seamans

Senior Religion Major
Editor-in-Chief

Favorite color: Blue

Office crush: Messenger’s photo-graphs.

Favorite mix/song of the year: Chelsea’s Chill Out Weekly Mix

Favorite quote of the year:
“Lindsay, how many inches am I?” —Alex
“8… 9… I don’t know, I haven’t tallied yet.” —Lindsay.

Lindsay Lelivelt

Junior English Major
Features Editor

Favorite color: Yellow.

Office crush: Matthew Christian Beachey. Unrequited love is the pits.

Favorite mix/song of the year: Olivia’s first mix CD.

Favorite quote of the year:
“What are you going to be for Halloween?”—Lindsay
“Drunk and flirtatious”—Andy

Matt Beachey

Senior English Major
Copy Editor

Favorite color: My second favorite color is green.

Office crush: Gertrude The Weekly Office Ghost

Favorite mix/song of the year: Mr. Beach by Tom Lany

Favorite quote of the year: “WE HAD DRAGONS.”

Jenny Behan

Junior Communications Studies Major
Variety Editor

Favorite color: Victoria’s Secret Pink

Office crush: Pizza man because he’s my favorite person on Wednesday nights.

Favorite mix/song of the year: All of Liv’s cds.

Favorite quote of the year: “I sneezed up a waffle this weekend.” —Tom Lany

Becky Krocak

Junior English and International Management Major
Managing Editor

Favorite color: Green

Office crush: James Freetly for his wit and Alex Messenger for his artistic eye.

Favorite mix/song of the year: “Buffalo Soldier” by Bob Marley or “Maps” by the Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Andy Setterholm

Junior English Major
News Editor Fall Semester

Favorite color: Yellow

Office crush: Gustie of the Week

Favorite mix/song of the year: the one with Tamacun by Rodrigo y Gabriella

Favorite quote of the year: Tom Lany to me: “You’re a download loser.”

Tom Lany

Sophomore Communications Studies Major
Web Editor


Favorite color:
T-T-T-T-Tomlany.net red

Office crush: Becky

Favorite mix/song of the year:
Jump (For my Love) by The Pointer Sisters. Thanks for hit mix, Liv!

Favorite quote of the year:
“Give me FIVE for FIVE updates!”—Tom Lany

Alex Messenger

Senior Art Major
Photography Editor

Favorite color: Blue

Office crush: Liv or Beachey.

Favorite mix/song of the year: The Lost Art, brings back memories.

Favorite quote of the year:“Thank you for just pissing on my face and then spitting on me.”—Jenny

James Freetly

Sophomore Philosophy Major
Calendar Editor

Favorite color: The grey of a weekly paycheck I find under the futon because I forgot to cash it.

Office crush: The oscillating fan who’s breeze never quite reaches my desk … tease.

Favorite mix/song of the year: Bob Dylan

Favorite quote of the year: “Why can’t they just alphabatize the periodic table?” —Jenny

Maddie Lang

Sophomore History and Scandinavian Studies
Copy Editor

Favorite color: Purple

Office crush: The Shady Character

Favorite mix/song of the year: The one with Scissor Sisters

Favorite quote of the year: “I’m like, perfect.”—Jenny

Steve Palmer

Senior History Major
Commentary Editor

Favorite color: Yellow

Office crush: Beachey

Favorite mix/song of the year: Anything with Bob Dylan. Gotta put him on every mix just for Jenny.

Favorite quote of the year: Tom Lany: “I don’t like cameras because I’m afraid of myself.”

Lynn Olson

Senior English Major
Copy Editor

Favorite color: Blue

Office crush: Becky Krocak, because she always brings in homemade treats or desserts from the Caf for us all to enjoy!

Favorite mix/song of the year: I’ve especially enjoyed listening to mixes with alternative bands like Vampire Weekend and Black Rebel Motorcycle Club. Also, some of the oldies like Bob Dylan.

Favorite quote of the year: ALL of Tom Lany’s live jingles.

Olivia Karns

Junior English Major
News Editor Spring Semester

Favorite color: Purple

Office crush: The Gallent Sir Andy Setterholm for being rediculously consistent with great stories. Also Lady Lynn Olson The Clever who took all the dirty stories …

Favorite mix/song of the year: My favorite mix is the one where they talk about “wearin’ purple wearin’ purple.”

Favorite quote of the year:“I just can’t handle tonight tonight.”—Jenny

Seth Wisner

Junior Communications Studies Major
Sports Editor

Favorite color: Red

Office crush: Pam Beasley

Favorite mix/song of the year: Whatever song gets Tom Lany to dance …