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The Concert of a Lifetime

Cynthia Rosales

October 4, 2017


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When you listen to your favorite artist with headphones it’s enjoyable. Now imagine being able to watch them perform live just a few feet away, it’s every fan's dream. Junior Shelsey Morales was able to attend a concert at the Allstate Arena where her favorite artist performed on May 23,2017. Moral...

Debate Creates Change Within

Debate Creates Change Within

Mercedes Roncone

October 4, 2017


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Most classes are during the day, but Debate counts as an extra class and is after school. Senior Kiara Balleza has been on the Debate team since freshman year, which has changed Balleza’s life for the better. “I listen to lectures from the captain, research my evidence so that I’m prepar...

Summer Vacation

Summer Vacation

Michelle Enriquez

October 4, 2017


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  Junior Junior Gamez explored almost half of Chicago with friends and family during the summer of 2017. Gamez was able to go to Six Flags Great America, which is in Gurnee, IL. Gamez was also able to spend more time with others and as well go to parties with his friends. Gamez also went to...

Cazares Fights Through The Weeks

Kenny Wilkerson

October 3, 2017


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“I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country,” said Nathan Hale Senior Luis Cazarez chose to go to U.S Army Basic Training to eventually serve his country. Cazares went to basic training on June 16th, 2017 in Fort Benning, Georgia. Ever since he was young he wanted to go to the...

Benefits of STEM and College Classes

Bryan Castillo

October 3, 2017


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In the summer instead of being at home doing nothing, senior Reyna Moreno went to Malcolm X College for a STEM enrichment program. This program was five weeks long from June 27 to August 3. Moreno said the experience was awesome. The Business 101 class was beneficial for her. I enjoyed STEM beca...

Reading is an Adventure

Shantia Boyle

September 29, 2017


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Most  teenagers think of  reading as  a punishment. However, senior Samantha Lozano has always loved to read books at home. Lozano loves books that are similar to the Hunger Games and Divergent. She chooses books of her interest and goes on an adventure.   “If I’m reading a book that doesn’t in...

Love for Bikes

Roberto Delgado

September 29, 2017


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Most people are not into bikes when they hit 16 because they are more focused on driving a car. But not for senior Derrick Flores, who with the help of his friends has grown a love for bikes and rides his by all over the city of Chicago when he has a chance. He used to ride bikes when he was a little...

Summer Fun in Hawaii!

Summer Fun in Hawaii!

Andrea Valadez

September 26, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

Over the summer, senior Joel Medina took a chance and participated in  “The Road Less Traveled”, which is an organization that allows teens to experience life changing events through summer service and adventures to different destinations. After speaking with the school counselor Mrs. Matz about his int...

Your way up in Europe

Your way up in Europe

Juan Guardado, Phoenix Editor

September 22, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

Everyone has the option to do whatever they want throughout the summer. Whether it be working, taking a college class, or hanging with friends, students in high school have the chance to do whatever they desire. However, Cadet Luis Martinez took a  chance that not a lot of students in high school get....

The Kenyon Experience

The Kenyon Experience

Kiara Balleza

September 22, 2017


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For many students there are several amazing trips to choose from during the summer; whether they are  a paid internship,  a chance to travel to another part of the world, an opportunity to take college or STEM courses, or another activity  worth their  time. For Senior Christian Ciezobka attending a ...

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