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Isaac and Brotherhood

Isaac and Brotherhood

Yadira Figueroa

October 19, 2017


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Brotherhood gives an opportunity to boys to find themselves and succeed with the goal of becoming leaders. Senior Isaac Martinez is in the Brotherhood program which holds after school meetings at PMA open to all  who are willing to become leaders and gain communication skills. “It impacted me...

Persistance

Gabriel Cadena

October 13, 2017


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Junior Kimmy Alvarado is part of the wrestling team at Phoenix Military Academy and she is looking forward to her second year on the team because she really enjoys it. The team is typically considered a men's sport and being one of the only females on the team is a challenge for her but she is up f...

Bretheren

Jonathan Aviles

October 13, 2017


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At Phoenix Military Academy students are offered  a wide range of programs to participate in. Since freshman year senior Steven Monroy  has been in the Brotherhood  program where males unite after school and talk about worldwide events or personal problems they need help with. In the program a...

A Whole New World

A Whole New World

Yamid Juarez

October 12, 2017


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Hot, humid, and red clay; Georgia, a desert compared to the city life here in Chicago. Senior Miguel Apreza went to basic this summer to prepare himself  when he goes to the reserves in Fort Benning, Georgia, a huge step forward for him.   “ I do believe that I will be able to face a different environ...

Overcoming Obstacles Together

Marilyn Ramirez

October 12, 2017


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Students at Phoenix hardly have any time for their personal life, it's all about working hard, but what about what about their love life? Junior Keilyn Torres believes relationships can be difficult  and gives advice on how to cooperate with your loved ones. “It’s hard dating because we used to see...

JV Says What?!

JV Says What?!

Odalis Torres

October 10, 2017


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Phoenix against Crane, two schools on the west side face to face in a soccer game. On Wednesday, October 4, 2017, the JV boys soccer team played against Crane and won 5-4. “This last game was not that hard for me, I think that it was pretty easy with the hard work that was put in by everybody,”...

Class of 2018

Uriah Allen

October 10, 2017


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Senior Jonathan Baltazar is currently looking for what college he wants to go to and will start applying to colleges soon. Throughout his high school years he developed a good resume, had great grades and was on the wrestling team. “I found a quiet place to study and my motivation was to go to college do...

Building Leadership in the Woods

Vinquan Randle

October 10, 2017


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Not many teens “from the city” have camping experience and those who  do may not appreciate as much as first timers. Senior Julisa Munoz attended an Outward Bound trip in August with her classmates. “It was the first time I ever went camping and I had more appreciation for nature,” said ...

Passion for Singing

Aloisius Arellano

October 10, 2017


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When people are young they all have certain interests, as they grow older they may start to take those things seriously and make them their hobby. For Senior Odalis Torres her passion was singing. She began singing at 8 years old, with her family in her home as a pastime. Torres has been singing sin...

Beautiful Views

Beautiful Views

Yesenia Camacho

October 10, 2017


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After an eight hour flight, senior Alma Velazquez found herself in Italy. She was surrounded  by people speaking a different language and by beautiful pieces of artwork. In order to take this trip she had to do a lot of paperwork and write many essays. She received the chance to go to this this trip ...

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