About Us

The Chic Daily is a blog dedicated to reporting the latest fashion, beauty and lifestyle news and trends. The blog is produced by members of The Fashion Journalism Club at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University.

The Fashion Journalism Club is a student-run club based on Arizona State University’s Downtown Phoenix Campus. It consists of passionate writers who dream of working in the fashion journalism industry.



President: Megan Barbera is a junior studying fashion. Megan has a passion for writing as well as fashion and hopes to start something of her own in the fashion industry, whether it be a clothing line of publication. Megan also loves to plan events and dreams of working on fashion shows in the future. 

Style Icons: Rihanna and SZA

Favorite Quote: “No matter the amount of negativity you’re presented with, five minutes from now could be your best moment” – Modsun

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Editor-in-Chief: Olivia Munson is a sophomore studying print journalism. In the future, she plans to IMG_0992write about music or fashion. Her dream is to work for a major publication in the cities of New York, Milan, and Seoul. She enjoys yoga, skincare, kombucha, and all types of music. 

Style Inspirations: Ashley (bestdressed), The Sorry Girls, Kwon Ji Yong 

Favorite Quote:There is no shortcut to perfection. All it takes is hard work and more hard work.” – KJH


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Managing Editor: Lauren Lippert is a sophomore who hopes to one day pursue an editing, writing, or social media career in the fashion journalism industry. Her passions include photography, shopping, working out and drinking an unhealthy amount of Chai Tea. 

Style Icons: Tess Christine, Blake Lively, Kelsey Simone, Ariana Grande

Favorite Quote: “Your only limit is your mind” -Anonymous

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IMG_5026Social Media Coordinator: Jaslyn Ravenscraft is a senior at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, specializing in public relations. She hopes to work for a non-profit once graduated, eventually making her personal blog, Chic & Jazzy, her full-time job. In her free time, Jaslyn likes to bake, do yoga, and online shop. She is a caffeine aficionado, with a passion for writing, fashion, and all things lifestyle.

Style Icons: Lauren Conrad and Aspyn Ovard

Favorite Quote: Better an ‘Oops,’ than a ‘what if.’


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Picture1.pngDigital Assistant: Riley Anderson is a sophomore studying Public Relations with a minor in fashion. Her dream job is to work for The Mayfair Group or do PR for a fashion company. She enjoys blogging, fashion, music festivals and exploring Arizona. She also enjoys graphic and website design.

Style Icons: Kendall Jenner, Emma Rose, and anything on Pinterest

Favorite Quote: “Not all those who wander are lost.” –J. R. R. Tolkien

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Alyssa Ruiz is a proud Latina, Arizona native and Sun Devil. In the midst of her senior year, you’ll find her at the Cronkite school pursuing her degree in Journalism and alyssaemphasizing in Public Relations and Digital Audience Marketing. She finds happiness in the sunshine, traveling and any new shade of liquid lipstick she can get her hands on!

Style Icons: Vanessa Hudgens, Desi Perkins, Gwen Stefani

Favorite Quote:If you have good thoughts, they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely.”

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Gabrielle Hester is currently a senior studying Journalism and Mass Communications mewith a minor in fashion! She hopes to be a fashion magazine editor and live her life in a big city! She loves cute little coffee shops and reading the latest issue of Vogue. 


Style Icons: Her style icon is the glamorous Blake Lively who kills it with her high fashion and dreamy looks

Favorite Quote: “When you are determined to reach your goal, not even obstacles can scare you away.” – Carrie Bradshaw

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Lauren Bukoskey is a lover of matcha, laughs, and travel who chose journalism to continue to meet new people and visit new places.
Style Icons: Audrey Hepburn and Kate Hudson

Favorite Quote: “You only get a certain amount of heartbeats”

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Samantha Byrd is a sophomore majoring in broadcast journalism and minoring in fashion. She enjoys beauty, entertainment, fitness, and art. In her free time, she likes to work out, drink lots of coffee, and go shopping. Combining her interests and passions, she aspires to be a Fashion/Lifestyle Journalist.
Style Icons: Gigi Hadid, Kylie Jenner, Hailee Bieber, Tatiana Ringsby
Favorite Quote: Love yourself first”
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*If you would like to contact any of the officers or writers, please email asu.fjc@gmail.com for further information.

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