Syc Creations: Digital and Marketing Team 2015-16

 

Staff Bios 


Tyler Angle

Student Lead/Student Media Multimedia Assistant Director

Tyler is from the small town of Peru, Indiana. He graduated from Lewis Cass Jr. Sr. High School in May of 2012. He is currently attending Indiana State University as a senior. His major is Computer Engineering Technology with a minor in Electronic Engineering Technology. Tyler is a proud member of the Sigma Chi Fraternity here on campus. His hobbies are hunting, fishing and anything else outdoors. He plans on graduating from Indiana State University in May of 2016.

 

Allyssa Bennett

Student Media Director of Marketing

Allyssa is a senior at ISU majoring in marketing with a management concentration and minoring in public relations. After graduation she plans to relocate to a city in California and work in the Sports Marketing industry. Allyssa enjoys traveling, shopping, instructing fitness classes and being active.

 

 

Sydney Bruner

Student Lead/Student Media Graphic Design Artist

 Sydney graduated from Tell City High School in Tell City, Indiana in 2014. She is a second year student at Indiana State University majoring in Art with concentration in Graphic Design and minoring in Art History. This is Sydney’s second year working for Syc Creations as a Student Graphic Designer, and has become Graphic Lead in Fall 2015. In her free time she enjoys drawing, painting, photography, and spending time with family and friends.  She expects to graduate in 2018. 

 

 

Imani Crumble

Student Media Multimedia Assistant Director

Imani is currently a senior from Chicago, IL and graduated from Perry Meridian High school in Indianapolis, IN. Imani is majoring in Computer Engineering and minoring in Electronic Engineering. Imani enjoys playing the guitar and listening to music and hopes to create a career that involves music, engineering, and assisting people with disabilities.

 

Evan Davis

WZIS Multimedia Director

Evan is from Carmel, Indiana and graduated from Carmel High School where he got his start in photography and videography. He is now a senior at Indiana State University majoring in Communication: Electronic Media with a double minor in Marketing and Studio Art. Evan's hobbies include photography, printmaking, hiking, long boarding, stand-up comedy, and playing piano. After he graduates Evan plans to work as a photographer/videographer for a marketing company in Indianapolis before making his way across the country to his ultimate destination of Oregon.

 

Jalen Foster

Student Lead/Student Media Multimedia Assistant Director

Jalen Foster is from Chicago, Illinois and is currently a graduate student studying Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology with a concentration in Networking. He graduated from Indiana State University in the spring of 2015 with two Bachelors of Science degrees in Computer Engineering Technology and Electronics Engineering Technology. Not only is he a website designer for Syc Creations, but he is also a Graduate IT Analyst for ISU’s Residential Life where he is an administrator for the housing database and door security system on campus. He has skills ranging from A.C. and D.C. circuit design and analysis, to project management, to doing maintenance for networks and systems, to website design and maintenance using HTML and PHP coding languages. Jalen’s hobbies consist of teaching, website design, competitive gaming, using critical thinking to solve problems, and developing new skills while working on older skills to better himself moving forward.

 

Andrew Gearhart

Student Media Multimedia Assistant Director

Andrew was born in Toledo, Ohio and graduated from Castle High School in Newburgh, Indiana. He is a sophomore in the College of Technology. He is majoring in Information technology, with a specialization in computer forensics and database management. He is the Vice-president of the Computer Technological Alliance. He has a big passion for sports and football especially. In his free time he likes to play videogames with his friends and hang out with his family.

 

Patrick Gibbons

Student Media Multimedia Assistant Director

Patrick is a senior from Fishers, IN majoring in Electronic Media and minoring in Marketing. He is in charge of the Marketing department at Syc Creations. Apart from being involved in Syc Creations, Patrick is also a member of Sigma Chi as well as a member of Lambda Pi Eta which is an academic honor fraternity in communication.

 

Caleb Hess

Student Media Multimedia Assistant Director

Caleb Hess is from the small town of Chrisman, Illinois. He graduated from Chrisman High School in May of 2015. He is curently attending Indiana State University as a first year freshman majoying in Information Technology. Some of his hobbies include photography, building computers, and video games. One of Caleb's favorite parts of ISU so far is becoming part of Syc Creations.

 

Audrey Powell

Student Media Multimedia Assistant Director

 Audrey is from the small town of Mitchell, Indiana.  She graduated from Mitchell High School in May of 2014. Audrey is currently attending Indiana State University as a sophomore, majoring in Fine Art with a focus in Graphic Design and a minor in Art History.  Some things she enjoys doing in her spare time include drawing, painting, printmaking, and spending time with friends and family.

 

 


Xavier Saunders

Student Media Multimedia Assistant Director

Xavier traveled through several schools, and is now a computer science major at ISU. He’s a member of ISU’s student Association of Math and Computer Science. After graduation he intends to pursue a career in computer forensics and/or web design. His first programming language was QBASIC, his preferred language is C++, although he is also familiar with VisualBasic, and Microsoft Office Suits. His hobbies include competitive video games, solving computer problems.

 

Alicia Thayer

Student Media Multimedia Assistant Director

Alicia is our Graphic Designer here in Indiana State University. She is a junior with a major in Fine Arts with a focus in Animation, and a minor in Art History. Alicia was born and raised in Lafayette Indiana, and has been learning how to draw professionally since she was about 13 years old. She was able to use her skills in drawing to help design new logos for the ISU Student Media and Marketing Team. Alicia is expecting to earn her Bachelors in 2016 and pursue a career in Animation. She’s hoping to work for a big name company such as Disney, DreamWorks, or Pixar; then someday branch out to create her own animation company. She’s already getting started on creating her own web comic to help her get started on achieving her goals. She is a big fan of art and the history of it, and uses a lot of surrealism in her artwork.

 

Holden Theriault

Student Lead/Student Media Multimedia Assistant Director

Holden is from Granger, Indiana. He graduated from Penn High School in Mishawaka, Indiana in May of 2012. He is senior at Indiana State University. His major is Information Technology with a minor in Computer Engineering Technology. Holden is an Eagle Scout, and a Blackbelt in taekwondo. He is also Annotator of the Sigma Chi Fraternity, a member of the greek honor society Order of Omega, and is the Marketing Director of the Technology Student Leadership Council (TSLC) at Indiana State University. His hobbies include working out, pc gaming, graphic and web design, and hanging with friends. He plans to graduate from ISU in May of 2016, and pursue a career within the I.T field and work his way into management of a large I.T firm.

 

 

Students taking the Gender Studies 450 class held their annual Take Back the Night March Wednesday evening. It’s an event that supports victims of sexual assault, gender violence, relationship violence, and stalking.