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Elliot Krippelz

Elliot Krippelz, Design Executive and Photography Executive

Name: Elliot Krippelz 


Position: Design Executive and Photography Executive 


Graduation year: 2024


A few sentences about me: I absolutely love design, even with or without journalism, I have such a passion for it and I would love to continue it as part of my career. I also really love music, I spend a majority of my free time making new playlists and finding new bands to listen to! I love traveling, I currently have my scuba diving license and actively explore aquatic life (to the best of my abilities and would love to also do something with that in the future). 


My favorite…


Movie: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)

Show: BoJack Horseman

Sport: NONE! (I hate sports) 

Animal: Truthfully any reptile, but leopard geckos are my favorite. 

Book: None 

Food: Sushi

Song: Risk - Deftones, Karma Police - Radiohead

Band / Artist: Deftones and Radiohead

All content by Elliot Krippelz
Parents and new high school students attend orientation at Kaneland High School. The 2023-2024 school year begins on August 16.

Some advice for freshmen

By: Elliot Krippelz, Design Executive and Photography Executive
August 9, 2023
Spotifys display of Lush is shown on a computer screen. While the album wasnt the most popular upon release, its songs have since been streamed millions of times.

Mitski – Lush | Review

By: Elliot Krippelz, Design Executive and Photography Executive
June 14, 2023
Stepping away and evaluating, considering the other persons perspective, acknowledging your own mistakes and sympathizing with others are important steps to effectively apologize. These steps will show your respect for others when giving an apology. (Cartoon by Lillie Bobé)

Importance of apologizing

By: Elliot Krippelz, Centerspread Editor
April 24, 2023
Tarot cards and an incense burner lay on a bedside table. Tarot cards can be cleansed with incense smoke before being used.

The meaning behind tarot card readings

By: Elliot Krippelz, Centerspread Editor
January 16, 2023
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