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THE BLUE & GOLD

THE BLUE & GOLD

THE BLUE & GOLD

2021-2022 Staff

Staff Writer

Chloe Wang

Chloe is a first-year student in both the Blue & Gold and high school itself. Her family moved from the United States to Taiwan when she was born, her entire life based in Taiwan consequently. Her pastimes in the latest years...

Staff Writer

Ashley Tseung

Ashley is a new student at TAS and is a freshman this year. For the past 14 years of her life she has lived in Hong Kong, but has recently moved to Taipei and will be joining everyone on august 17th. Her favourite pastimes include...

Staff Writer

Annie Huang

Annie is a junior at Taipei American School. She is originally from Seattle, Washington and came to Taipei in 8th grade. She is passionate about dance, graphic design, photography, and serving the community. This is her first...

Staff Writer

James Hau

As a senior at Taipei American School, James has had a prolonged passion for collecting information via the newspaper. He enjoys listening to music (usually old songs), watching and playing sports, particularly basketball and...

Staff Writer

Aaron Soong

Aaron is a senior at Taipei American School. This is his first year with The Blue & Gold. He has lived in Taiwan for most of his life and has been attending Taipei American School since he was a Freshman. He enjoys reading comics,...

Staff Writer

Daphne Wang

Daphne is a sophmore at Taipei American School and this is her second year working with The Blue & Gold. She has lived in Taiwan for most of her life while visiting the United States every summer. She has been attending TAS since...

Visuals Section Editor

Victoria Hsu

Victoria is a sophmore at Taipei American School. This is her second year with The Blue & Gold and she is the Visual Section Editor. She has lived in Taiwan her entire life and has been attending TAS since lower school. She enjoys...

Features Section Editor

Abby Chang

Abby is a sophmore at Taipei American School. This is her second year at the Blue & Gold and she works as the Features Section Editor. She is from Taiwan, and has been learning at Taipei American School for 7 years. Other than...

Assistant Managing Editor (Copy Editor)

Audrey Hwang

Audrey, a junior at Taipei American School, is the Assistant Managing Editor (Copy Editor) at The Blue & Gold. In her free time, she enjoys searching for the best nitrogen cold brew coffee in Taipei, attempting one of Tieghan...

Co-Director of Social & Multimedia

Ariel Lee

Ariel, a junior at Taipei American School is The Blue & Gold's Co-Director of Social Media & Multimedia. Ariel has lived in Taiwan for the majority of her life. She loves painting, baking, and sewing. In her free time she can...

Co-Director of Social & Multimedia

Amber Wu

Amber, a junior at Taipei American School, is the Co-Director of Social & Multimedia for The Blue & Gold. She has lived in Taiwan her whole life and has been at TAS since first grade. She enjoys traveling, reading, and collecting...

Editor-in-Chief

Lana Lee

Lana is the editor-in-chief of the Blue and Gold. She loves to indulge in books and romcoms. She also enjoys hiking and running outdoors. Economic inequality and financial illiteracy are social issues she deeply cares about.

Co-Managing Editor + News/Sports Section Editor

Sharon Lee

Sharon is a senior at Taipei American School and the Co-Managing Editor and News/Sports Section Editor for The Blue & Gold. She enjoys reading fantasy books, listening to music and traveling.

Co-Managing Editor + Opinions/Verdict Section Editor

Laura Hsu

Laura Hsu, a senior at Taipei American School, is the Co-Managing Editor and Opinions/Verdict Section Editor for the Blue & Gold. She is from Vancouver, but has stayed in Taipei for as long as she can remember. Laura can often...