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Seattle Pacific University's Student Newspaper

The Falcon

Seattle Pacific University's Student Newspaper

The Falcon

Rio Giancarlo

Rio Giancarlo, Chief Photographer

Rio is a sophomore visual communication major with a minor in photography. Rio manages a team of photographers and illustrators to supply content for the greater SPU media groups. Before he took his current position he worked as a staff photographer, mostly covering sports. When not working for The Falcon he works for the SPU athletic department and as a freelance photographer. In his free time you can find him skiing, or wishing he was skiing. 

All content by Rio Giancarlo
Gurv Basra poses for a portrait while listening to music on Wednesday, May 29, 2024, in Seattle.

[Photo] Music, my personal guardian

Gurv, Guest Writer
June 6, 2024
Freshman defender Logan Dukes (15) converses with senior forward Sophie Beedle (12) and sophomore forward Taylor Krueger (23) ahead of a game on Aug. 17, 2023, in Seattle.

[Photo] Examples to follow

Uriah Aguon, Sports Editor
May 21, 2024
Seattle Pacific University sprinter Johanna Brown crosses the finish line after racing the 400 during the Dorris Heritage invitational on April 5, 2024, in Renton, Wash.

[Photo] Spirit of competition

Uriah Aguon, Sports Editor
May 14, 2024
Siblings Sophie (left) and Lucy (right) Sandahl smile after a race in Lakewood, Wash. on March 4, 2023. Sophie now coaches at the Renton Rowing Center, passing on her passion to the middle schoolers in the program.

[Photo] Shell sisters

Callaghan Bluechel, Staff Writer
April 30, 2024
Judges, students, and competitiors wander through the Social Venture Plan Competition on Thursday, April 18, 2024, in Seattle.

[Photo] Bringing ideas to life

Aubrey Rhoadarmer, Editor-in-Chief
April 24, 2024
Womens Rowing assistant coach Kenzie Waltar looks on on a launch during the Falcon Regatta on March 23, 2024, in Seattle.

[Photo] Faith in rousing waters

Uriah Aguon, Sports Editor
April 16, 2024
Seattle Pacific University women’s golf head coach Tyler Copp poses for a portrait on Thursday, Feb. 15, 2024, in Seattle.

[Photo] Copp plants tee at SPU

Uriah Aguon, Sports Editor
March 5, 2024
Seattle Pacific University womens rowing head coach Caitlin McClain poses for a portrait in the shell house on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2024, in Seattle.

[Photo] Rowing through waters of life

Uriah Aguon, Sports Editor
February 20, 2024
From left to right Seattle Pacific University forward Nikias Schoenerstedt (33), Seattle Pacific University center James Agany (12) and Seattle Pacific University forward Trace Evans (14) pose for a photo on media day, Sept. 28, 2023, in Seattle.

[Photo] Global hooping

Callaghan Bluechel, Staff Writer
February 13, 2024
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