Tagged: Awks high school pics

Then and now: Awks pictures featuring Campus News Editor Steph Solis

By Lauren Dezenski, Features Associate Editor–Blog

While Steph may or may not have actually wanted to participate in this post (for some reason the editorial board is now fearing these Awkward posts…) she’s being a good sport, so we’ll try not to embarrass her too much. Well, some of the embarrassment is inherent, given the natural awkwardness we all exuded back in the day.

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Then and now: awks pictures featuring Sports Editor Meredith Perri

By Lauren Dezenski, Associate Features Editor–Blog

This week’s installment of “awks pictures” features the sweetheart of the Sports corner, Meredith Perri. Usually surrounded by the boys staffing the Daily Free Press sports section (and Kevin, who often has things on his head), Meredith is no stranger to the world of awkwardness, especially when sports are involved. Continue reading

Then and now: awks middle school pics featuring DFN’er Kira Cole

By Lauren Dezenski, Features Associate–Blog

Let’s face it, for most of us, middle school was the pinnacle of awkwardness—and the time we decided to catalog our lives with the help of a camera. Dressed to the nines in our Aeropostale, Limited Too, Gap and American Eagle gear, we’d pose for self-taken mirror pictures or goofy group shots taken in the walkways of the local mall. Then, we thought we were totally cool. Now, all these photos are untagged on Facebook, if they even made it through the initial upload.

In an effort for you, the reader, to get to know us, the staff of the Daily Free Now, a bit better, we’ll be supplying you with weekly installments of various staffers’ awks middle school pics. You know you love it. Continue reading