Rachel Sinclair


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Rachel is a journalism and mass communication major from Birmingham, Alabama. Her first job as editor was for the “Family News,” which she published at age nine and sold to her grandparents for 50 cents. Since then, Rachel has gone on to write for The Samford Crimson, Double Oak Mountain Life and The Birmingham News/


Halley Smith

Assistant Editor


Halley Smith is a senior JMC major from Memphis, TN. She got her start with Sojourn as a freshman, when she applied for the Literary Board. Since then, she has submitted poetry and been published in the journal before being asked to serve as its assistant editor.


Matt Johnston

Art Director

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Matt is a sophomore with an undeclared major, leaning toward political science with a minor in art. He is from the small town of Paducah, Kentucky. He is an avid photographer, painter and pianist. Matt is a huge music fan, spending much of his free time listening to his growing vinyl collection and playing piano.


Eric Biancalana

Social Media Director


Eric is a sophomore journalism and mass communications major with a business minor. He hails from the tourist-infected Orlando, Florida and is adamantly passionate about soccer. Eric is a devout Arsenal fan and a social media guru.