Executive Board


Terisha Kolencherry

Terisha Kolencherry has been the editor-in-chief of Hilltopics since January 2017. She is an active member of the Sigma Lambda Gamma National Sorority, the Multicultural Greek Council, and she serves as a member of the Honors Advisory Council.

Staff - DMurphy

Managing Editor:
Destiny Rose Murphy

Destiny Rose Murphy is a junior majoring in political science, philosophy, and English. She competes on the SMU ballroom dancing team and hopes to become a Supreme Court Justice, own a narwhal tusk, properly cook tablitas, and see religious centers of the world. (She has already checked off the Vatican.)


Layout Editor:
Stejara Dinulescu

Stejara Dinulescu is a junior creative computing, psychology, and studio art major. Her hobbies include ballroom dancing, consuming coffee when it is raining, slinging around paint in her studio, and consuming copious amounts of cherry pie. And, of course,  snuggling puppies.

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Alec Mason

Alec Mason is a sophomore chemistry major on the pre-medicine track. As a member of the SMU Mustang Band, he plays alto saxophone. He is also an active member of organizations such as Amnesty International. His other hobbies include debating politics, ballroom dancing, and cooking.


Copy Editor:Drew
Drew Sneed

I’m 5’8’’, 123 pounds. I have, uh, brown hair, and blue eyes. I enjoy surfing, backgammon, and men who aren’t afraid to cry.