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Emma Vaaler

Emma Vaaler, Photo Manager

Emma Vaaler is a senior at Pleasant Valley and will be serving as the photo manager of the Spartan Shield this year. She is 17 years old, was a dancer for most of her life, and lived overseas for seven years in Finland and Russia. She is a lifeguard at the Outing Club and a barista at Dunn Brothers Coffee. Emma is looking forward to graduating in May and attending an undecided university to major in marketing. She loves to travel and has spent a huge part of her life taking trips around the world with her family exploring new cultures. Emma enjoys being on frontline, cheering on PV student-athletes, and is excited for the rest of the year. In her free time, she spends time with friends, getting coffee, and playing with her dog, Apollo. Emma enjoys writing and managing social media and is excited about her role in the Spartan Shield this year. 

 

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Since Bills safety, Damar Hamlin, suffered his cardiac arrest in the Bills-Bengals game, the number 3 has been honored across the NFL and social media.

The insensitivity of athlete injury

Emma Vaaler, photo manager
January 10, 2023
Dunn Brothers Coffee shows off their holiday drinks on menus across the store.

Top 5 Places to get Holiday Drinks

Emma Vaaler, Photo Manager
December 14, 2022
Mariah Carey has endless Christmas music on Apple Music and countless other streaming platforms.

Mariah Carey: the queen of christmas

Emma Vaaler, Photo Manager
December 5, 2022
Maura Peters and Karen Fowler taking fall photos at Shady Knolls Farm.

Top 5 places to take fall pictures

Emma Vaaler, Photo Manager
October 25, 2022
BeReal at the homecoming football game of PVHS student section.

BeReal or BeFake

Emma Vaaler, Photo Manager
September 27, 2022
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