Contact Us
Fusion Magazine
205 Franklin Hall
Kent State University
Kent, OH 44242
Phone: 330.672.2586
Fax: 330.672.4880
E-mail: [email protected]


Simon Husted, Editor-in-Cheif
Rachel Hagenbaugh, Managing Editor
Bruce Zake, Adviser

Kelli Fitzpatrick, Assistant Editor
Katherine Armstrong, Art Director
Greg Porter, Web Editor
Brooke DiDonato, Photo Editor

Jackie Bergeron, Marketing Director
Justin Lagore, Social Media Director
Gabriel Johnson, Sales and Advertising Director

Staff Writers
Matthew Lewis, Julie Sickel, Nicole Stempak, Shauna Carter and Rex Santas

Web Writers
Matthew Lewis, Kelli Fitzpatrick, Katy Coduto, Jacqueline DeMate, Macy McMaster, Tyler Lieslich and Megan Lee Wilkinson

Kristen Bauer, Jessica Yanesh, Phillip Botta, Hannah Potes, Jim Lightcap and Anthony Vence

Copy editor
Brittany Nader

Assistant Art Directors
Catherine Zedell
Emily Rabatsky

Tami Bongiorni, Advertising Manager
Lori Cantor, Student Media Business Manager
Christopher Shannon, Production Manager

According to Merriam-Webster Dictionary, fusion is “a merging of diverse, distinct or separate elements into a unified whole.” Fusion magazine addresses sexual minority issues within the general university population. The magazine strives to unify people of different backgrounds through education and awareness. Fusion magazine is produced by students at Kent State University twice per academic year. No part of Fusion may be reprinted without permission.

Special Thanks
Fusion magazine thanks the Gay Community Endowment Fund of the Akron Community Foundation for its continued financial support.