Thursday, May 19, 2011
LBCC Names New Editor-In-Chief of The Commuter
Linn-Benton Community College student Jill Mahler has been named as the next editor‑in‑chief of the college student newspaper, The Commuter.
Mahler, a staff writer for the newspaper, was appointed Wednesday by the Student Publications Committee to lead the newspaper staff during the 2011‑12 school year.
From Sweet Home, Mahler served as editor of the Sweet Home High School newspaper. She will succeed Justin Bolger, who will conclude his term as editor‑in‑chief with publication of the last issue on June 1.
Mahler is working toward earning her transfer degree at LBCC before enrolling in the School of Journalism and Communication at the University of Oregon.