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About NAIT Nugget

The Nugget has been your student newspaper since 1964.

Started as a platform to give NAIT students a voice, The Nugget has been educating and entertaining students with hyperlocal news for over 50 years. We publish 10 print issues a year (September to April) with content continually uploaded on our website and social media year round.

Our Mandate

The Nugget is committed to bringing the NAIT community accurate, fair and truthful news. We do our best to ensure all stories are thoroughly researched, and if we make mistakes, we own them. While the NAIT Students’ Association acts as publisher for The Nugget, they do not control what we write; The Nugget retains full editorial control of and responsibility for the content we publish. We pledge to represent our community by covering the content that matters to you. The Nugget shall deliver news that is not ubiquitous or abundantly available elsewhere, unless it is being covered in a unique way that would be of mass interest to our readership. Furthermore, we believe in providing opportunities for students. The Nugget will continue to create space for students to have a voice, learn new skills, and get involved on campus.

NAIT Nugget Team

Alleah Boisvert

HEAD ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR

Alleah is a marketing student who is stoked to take on the role of Entertainment Editor after writing for The Nugget last year. She loves Edmonton’s local music scene and learning about niche rock genres. In her spare time, she likes to binge anime with her black cat, Levi.

Angela Kazmierczak

ASSISTANT ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR

Angela’s in her first year of Television studies. She longs to entertain people through words, sounds and visuals. The kitchen, along with second-rate jokes, is her happy place.

Kaytlyn Poberznick

SPORTS EDITOR

Kaytlyn is in her second year of the Radio and Television program at NAIT. As a member of the women’s basketball team, she is excited to suit up as an Ook this coming season. Kaytlyn aspires to work in sports broadcasting someday, but most importantly, when she’s not on the court, you can find her curled up under six blankets with her chihuahua, Charlie.

Amanda Reade

SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER

Amanda is a NAIT Marketing student who joined the NAIT Nugget team in January 2022. She has an interest in the marketing world and hopes to pursue social media marketing as a career after graduation. In her spare time, she loves gaming, playing bass, music, going to concerts, and spending time with her friends.

Roy Raphael Navarro

VIDEO EDITOR

Roy is in his first term of the Radio and Television program at NAIT. Roy loves to write screenplays and hopes to one day make a film that everyone can enjoy. If he’s not writing screenplays, you can find Roy playing video games, hanging out with his friends and endlessly scrolling on Tiktok.