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Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021

Sophia McDermott-Hughes

Editor at Large

Sophia McDermott-Hughes ’23 is an editor at large.

She previously served as a news editor and senior news writer.

McDermott-Hughes is a joint anthropology and Arabic major and Spanish minor.

Over the summer, she worked as a general assignment reporter at  statewide digital newspaper VTDigger, focusing on issues relating to  migrant workers and immigration.

In 2018 and 2019, McDermott-Hughes worked as a reporter on the Since  Parkland Project, a partnership with the Trace and the Miami Herald,  which chronicled the lives of the more than 1,200 children killed by gun  violence in the United States in the year since the Marjory Stoneman  Douglas High School shooting in Florida.


The buzz on wasps

“How crazy would it be if a bee flew into your mouth while you were eating?” Charlie Reinkemeyer ’21.5 asked his friends over breakfast outside Proctor.  When Reinkemeyer stood up with a yelp and announced that he’d just been stung, his friends thought he was joking. But the wasp that had ...

The Setonian

Part 1: Faculty & Staff

The Faculty and Staff section focuses on increasing hiring equity, training new and existing faculty and staff in DEI practices, and building community among new hires to increase retention. Many view it as an important first step in an ongoing process that requires much deeper and continual institutional ...

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