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2016-2017 Staff

Katherine Speiker

Managing Editor & Commentary Editor

Katherine Speiker is freshman double majoring in Justice Administration and Psychology. She has written for her high school newspaper, OHS Magnet, and is excited to join The Spur as the Commentary Editor and a staff writer. She...

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Fernando Tabares

Sports Editor

Fernando is an English major from Minneota Minn.

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Jillian Hoppe

Copy/Photo Editor; Graphic Designer

Jillian Hoppe is a Professional Writing & Communication and Graphic Design double major. She started writing for The Spur in October of 2013 and took on her first editor position of Copy Editor in January of 2015. In the ...

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Nicole Schwing


Nicole Schwing is a senior at Southwest Minnesota State University. She is a double major in Management and Literature. She took on the position of Managerial Editor for The Spur in the spring of 2015, and transitioned to Editor-in-Chief...

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Kevin Danielson

News Editor

Kevin Danielson is a Professional Writing and Communications major, with minors in Marketing and Public Relations. He has been a writer for The Spur since freshman year and an editor since sophomore year. In addition to his work...

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