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Job Advice

Allen cui, reporter

February 11, 2014

Filed under Features

To have a job is a sign of independence. Students learn different skills from their jobs, and some might even change their lives. Also, having a job is can help save some money for the future. Lilly Clark 10th grade Q: Do you have a job now? Or do you want to have one eventu...

Breaking the Ice: Junior Girl Plays Hockey on All-Boys Team

Ashtyn Cullen, Guest Reporter

January 6, 2014

Filed under Features, Top Stories

The screaming fans, the buzzers, the fights, the speed, the ice.  Ice hockey is a difficult sport to play for anybody.  It is even more difficult being the only girl on an all-boys team, and 16-year-old junior Jenny Janowski k...

Club Spotlight: Destination Imagination

Martin Ortiz, Guest Reporter

December 9, 2013

Filed under Features

Destination Imagination is a club where students apply themselves to a problem, or challenge and come up with a suitable solution. “It’s really fun to expand your imagination and to come up with possible solutions for your c...

Exchange for a Change

Anna Mersmann, Guest Reporter

December 5, 2013

Filed under Features

Each year thousands of exchange students visit a new country to get to know the life there as a normal teenager, attend school and meet friends. There are five exchange students on campus this year from Germany, Spain, Brazi...

Reading Rampage: Favorite Books & Authors

Allen Cui, reporter

November 6, 2013

Filed under Features

Reading a book is the best method to learn knowledge. There’s a lot of great authors who wrote about their experiences and put their wisdom in books. Also reading a book is a great way to spend time. So let’s see what kin...

Pets

Allen cui, reporter

October 31, 2013

Filed under Features

Pet’s here, pet’s there, pets are cute and everywhere.Some people treat their pets like BFF, some people treat their pet like family. Let’s see which kind of pet is most popular. English teacher Liz Lurie Q: What kind of pet do you have? A: My parents have a Boxe...

Faded: Hombre Hair

Kaila Gillam, Photographer

October 29, 2013

Filed under Features

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Art Dreams

Allen, Reporter

October 8, 2013

Filed under Features

Art is everywhere. Art includes a lot of things, such as drawing, painting, photography and performance art. Art can be a really hard job, but it also can be a beautiful hobby. Students make their own art to show their unique...

Impossible Questions

Allen, Reporter

October 8, 2013

Filed under Features

We dream every day. We dream different things, at different times, and dreams can make us happy, but also sad. Sometimes we like to dream something we can’t get or something we don’t have. Let’s see students’ different re...

Downtown Life

Megan Hippe, Photographer

October 4, 2013

Filed under Features

A day in the life of downtown Austin, exploring iconic eateries and creative ideologies enjoyed by people from all around the country....

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