The Plano West BluePrints

2011-2012 Staff

Zaynah Zafar

My name is Zaynah Zafar and I am the editor-in-chief of the newspaper at Plano West, BluePrints. I love reading and writing more than anything. I have lived in England, Pakistan and Canada before I finally came to Plano in the fifth grade. I am involved in AVID and NHS. I plan to major in English and become an acquisitions editor....

Jordan Berger

My name is Jordan Berger and I am a senior at Plano West and a second year staff member of the BluePrints team. I am very involved in band at Plano West and plan to major in broadcast journalism at the University of Missouri. In my spare ...

Paige Solomon

Paige Solomon is a second year staff member and Co-Editor of BluePrints. She is going to major in journalism in college. After college she hopes to work for a newspaper or a fashion magazine. She loves to volunteer in her free time and als...

Kate Webb

Kate Webb is a second year staff member and Co-Editor of BluePrints. She loves writing and fashion and hopes to become a fashion journalist after college. In her free time, Kate likes to read, design, and play with her golden retriever ...

Mary Martin

When not working on the paper, Mary enjoys baking chocolate chip cookies, listening to music and watching sporting events with her family. She sings in her church choir and is involved with her church youth group, through which she gets...

Lauren Tsai

Hi, I'm Lauren Tsai. This is my first year at Plano West and I am really excited to be on the BluePrints staff. I have been writing for newspapers, including a year with the San Antonio Express-News, since I was in 4th grade. In my free time,...

Kori Bennett

Kori Li Bennett is a staff member of the Plano West BluePrints Newspaper. She loves reading fiction novels and one day aspires to be a famous writer. She works at Main Event on weekends. She wants to go to St. Johns University in Queens, ...

Jordan Berger

Jordan Berger is a Junior at Plano West and a first year staff member of the BluePrints team. He is very involved in Band at Plano West and plans to major in journalism at the university level. In his spare time, he likes to wa...

Savannah Borgsmiller

Savannah Borgsmiller is in her first year at Plano West as a junior. She enjoys writing and hopes to gain much experience from her position on the staff. She hopes to major in journalism when she attends college. Savannah is a part ...

Carly Collett

Carly Collett is a senior and a returning member of the Plano West BluePrints staff. She takes pride in being part of the BluePrints staff because of her passion for writing and being involved on campus. She was born in Dallas and has lived ...

Asher Feltman

Asher Feltman Age: 18 Hobbies: Sports, Fantasy Sports, Sports Video Games Frequently said phrases: "Sorry," "My bad" and "Please don't say swag."...

Jade Ford

Jade For is a junior at Plano West Senior High and on the staff of the Plano West BluePrints Newspaper. She enjoys everything that has to do with nature, so she loves outdoor activities such as running and water skiing. She also loves to ...

Ali Lister

Ali Lister is a junior at Plano West and on the staff of the Plano West BluePrints Newspaper. She likes animals and volunteering at the food pantry. She also enjoys singing and writing songs. She is a member of NHS and Younglife. When ...

Evelyn Moreno

Evelyn Moreno is currently a junior and a staff writer for the Plano West BluePrints Newspaper. She loves spending time with friends and family. She adores animals and wants to become a veterinarian one day. In her spaer time, she likes to watc...

Humera Nayeb

Humera Nayeb is a junior. She is a staff writer for the BluePrints Newspaper. She likes writing. She thinks it is an interesting way to project your thoughts. Her family always comes first. She likes listening to music, and she loves shoes....

Katie Ross

Katie Ross is a junior at Plano West and a staff writer for the BluePrints Newspaper. She wants to attend either Villanova University or University of Charleston. Her dream is to become an author or a forensic psychologist. Her passions are...

Lauren Roytberg

Lauren Roytberg is a junior at Plano West Senior High School. She is a staff writer for the Plano West BluePrints. She enjoys learning about almost everything, reading and free writing during any chance she gets. In general, she is a very happy...

Jennifer Schein

Jennifer Schein is a staff writer for the Plano West BluePrints Newspaper. She is excited to be on the staff this year. She loves to read and write, and spend time with friends and family. She has a brother and a sister, and two pets. She does not kn...

Johnston von Springer

Johnston von Springer is a junior on the Plano West BluePrints staff. He wants to be a broadcaster when he grow up and hopes to attend Louisiana State University. He was born in Dallas and now lives in Plano with his mom, dad, and dog Wolfgang. He ha...

Zaynah Zafar

Zaynah Zafar is a junior and writes for the Plano West BluePrints Newspaper. She is 16 years old and was born in London, England. The middle child and only girl in her family, she lives with her parents and two brothers. She enjoys reading, wri...

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