Meet the Adorans Team
Editor in Chief:
Micah Skinner is currently a Junior in the Templeton Honors College studying Mathematics and Cybersecurity with a minor in Political Science. His other academic interests include physics, film, and philosophy. He spends his free time studying Hebrew, enjoying his dual-citizenship in Australia, reading fantasy novels voraciously, playing piano, and pursuing laughter wherever it may be found.
Anthony Barr, a native of Lancaster County PA, is a Junior in the Templeton Honors College majoring in English and history, with a minor in Orthodox thought and culture. He is currently serving as a research and editorial intern with Dr. Anthony Bradley. He also serves on the Templeton Honors College’s Student Council and is the Opinions Editor for the campus newspaper, the Waltonian. Anthony is a lover of literature, liturgy, and bruschetta. After graduation, he is considering pursuing an MFA or MTS degree in service to his vocation of writing.
Elise is a Junior in the Templeton Honors College majoring in English literature and minoring in Mathematics and Orthodox Thought and Culture. She grew up overseas in the Sultanate of Oman, where she developed a love for hiking and for trails with shade trees. She also enjoys reading and taking naps. When she graduates in 2019, she hopes to work as an editor.
Ceara Shanahan is from Phoenix, Arizona and is currently a Sophomore in the Templeton Honors College. Ceara is double majoring in philosophy and history with a minor in political science. After graduation, she is going to attend law school to pursue a career in business law.
Amber Huddell is a math major with a pre-engineering concentration in cybersecurity. Amber grew up in Glenolden, Pennsylvania with her twin sister, and is currently a sophomore in the Templeton Honors College.
Zachary Nelson, born and raised in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, is a senior in the Templeton Honors College studying history with a minor in philosophy. Classical antiquity and Lutheran theology never cease to capture his interest. He currently lives in Wayne, Pennsylvania with his wife Ciara Nelson, a fellow senior in the Templeton Honors College. He aspires for a career in academia and/or the ministry. In their free time, Zachary and Ciara love to read poetry to each other, listen to podcasts, and go camping. Zachary and his wife attend St. John Lutheran Church in Springfield, Pennsylvania.
Mary Katherine Bucko
Mary Katherine Bucko, a native of Philadelphia, is a junior in the Templeton Honors College. An avid lover of sacred choral music, she is pursuing a degree in Vocal Performance. She is the head of the Hospitality Committee on the Templeton Honors College Student Council and is involved in several musical ensembles on campus. Her other academic interests include philosophy, art history, and British literature. In her free time, she enjoys hiking and canoeing, singing Renaissance polyphony, and spending time with her beautiful family.