About Us

Meet The Vanguard E-Board

Quiara Vasquez, Editor-in-Chief

Quiara Vasquez is a senior, and the current, highly frazzled editor-in-chief of Vanguard. Prior to this, she was the former, highly frazzled editor-in-chief of Vanguard’s predecessor, Kingsman. She majors in Philosophy, the only field less profitable than freelance journalism.

Ryan Schwach, Managing Editor

Ryan Schwach is a Junior at Brooklyn College, is studying film production, is entering his 3rd year with the paper, and it’s his second as managing editor. He is a lifelong New Yorker, and as well as that, an avid fan of the Yankees and NYCFC. When not working on reporting or filmmaking, Ryan is watching a movie or getting something at the Halal truck on Bedford. 

Farhad Rahman, Business Manager

Farhad Rahman is a senior and an aspiring criminal justice law student. Farhad joins the Brooklyn College Vanguard as the business manager and is also currently treasurer to and an assistant instructor for the Fencing Club at Brooklyn College. Farhad doesn’t get much sleep at night, but miraculously shows up to class just in time to get some and dream of how productive his day could’ve been.

Camila Dejesus, Layout Editor

Camila Dejesus is a TV Radio major and the current Layout Editor of the Brooklyn College Vanguard. She left her hometown of Houston, Texas to take a bite out of the Big Apple in 2017. She transferred into Brooklyn College in the fall of 2018 and has since enjoyed frequently getting lost and discussing her favorite band to a degree of annoyance.

Moises Taveras, Digital Editor

Moises Taveras is a Journalism and Media Studies major, the current digital editor of the Brooklyn College Vanguard, and a karaoke legend. A shamed veteran of the games industry, he’s stepped back to finish up college. He also definitely made this site while binging a lot of Destiny 2 and Community.

Meet the Vanguard Section Editors

Kevin Limiti, News Editor

Kevin Limiti is the News Editor for the Brooklyn College Vanguard. He is a reporter and photographer with credits in the Brooklyn Eagle, NY1, Occupy.com, Able News, and other outlets. He enjoys writing novels and playing guitar in his spare time.

M.A Rahman, Features Editor

Muhammad Rahman is a former writer and editor for the Excelsior and the current features editor for the Brooklyn College Vanguard. An aspiring journalist currently majoring in Journalism in Media Studies at Brooklyn College, he understands the challenges that face the weekly news schedule. He believes better informing readers of the most pertinent aspects of ongoing campus related issues, occurrences and discussions are most likely to bolster student interest/engagement and key to producing brilliant pieces of journalism.

Edmund Zhen, Opinions Editor

Inquisitive, candid, and competitive, Edmund enjoys engaging in activities that challenge him physically and mentally. Some of his lifetime goals are: earning the title of a renaissance man and more importantly, upholding a narrative of truth to educate and protect the people’s right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. On his off days, you can catch him learning how to create latte art or daydreaming about life. 

Jack Coleman, Arts Editor

Jack Coleman studies art history and is the current arts editor at the Vanguard. He loves pink nail polish, being from New Jersey, and Joni Mitchell. He writes about art, among other things.

Conrad Hoyt, Sports Editor

Conrad Hoyt is a Journalism and Media Studies major and current sports editor for the Brooklyn College Vanguard. He previously attended Oswego State University, before transferring to Brooklyn College in the fall of 2018. He is a lover of sports, movies, animals, music, and all good stories.