Caden is a high school senior from a small town in Michigan. He is currently working as a News Editor for The Beacon at Excelsior Classes. He lives with his parents and older brother, along with his dog, Clover. Caden likes a variety of music, but he particularly enjoys rock and jazz. His favorite bands are They Might Be Giants and The Seatbelts. Caden is learning piano and plays the drums. During his free time, he enjoys an array of activities including biking, downhill skiing, film, video games, technology, reading, table-top role playing games, cooking and architecture. He also loves anything Disney related. His love of film ranges from classics, such as “Lawrence of Arabia,” to animation and anime, like “Cowboy Bebop.” When it comes to reading, he enjoys Jules Verne books, like “From the Earth To the Moon,” graphic novels, and mangas, i.e. “One Punch Man.” Due to his wide range of interests, he is always looking for new ways to express his creativity. He has done this through projects like building and establishing a little free pantry at his church and building a tabletop arcade unit. He has also participated in various art classes which include drawing, acrylics, photography, and watercolor.