Blue Umbrella Official Blue Umbrella Winter 2018 Issue - Page 20

This is Your Blue Umbrella Staff Nathan V. lives in Illinois; however, he is originally from South Africa. When he was born, his family moved to Zimbabwe, and when he was a year old, they moved to Dubai, UAE. Over the years, he has moved around the Middle East until coming to the U.S. two and a half years ago. He is in 12th grade and has been a part of the Blue Umbrella since the March 2018 issue. He is a writer and copy editor. His favorite hobby is playing board games. Rebekah V. lives in northwestern Illinois and is in the 11th grade. This is her 3rd year with the Blue Umbrella, and she carries the responsibilities of being a writer, photographer, and editor. Her favorite hobbies include taking pictures, listening to music, being with friends, and hunting. Emily S. lives in Turkey. She is in her first semester of 8th grade and has been a part of the Blue Umbrella for two editions now. Emily is a writer, an editor, and a designer. Her favorite hobby is to write, in which she is currently writing a novel. Sammy C. lives in Bogotá, Colombia, and just finished the 11th grade. She became a part of the Blue Umbrella in the spring of 2017. She has the responsibilities of being a writer, a layout/ designer, and she also shares some of her art in the magazines. She loves to draw, dance, and learn languages. 20 Suricke B. lives in the province of Northwest, South Africa, and just finished the 9th grade. She joined the Blue Umbrella in May of 2018, and began working in it in August. In the Blue Umbrella, she is a writer, copy editor, and layout/designer. Her absolute favorite hobby is to watch movies.