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Student Senate Recap: Election Rules and Picnic Concerns

Student Senate Recap: Election Rules and Picnic Concerns

Mira Bohannan Kumar, Web & Copy Editor

April 19, 2019


Filed under City High, NEWS

The student senate meeting on Friday, April 19 began with a presentation by Vice President Naomi Meurice '19 on prom. The senate is selling tickets during lunch. Yardley Whaylen '20 asked student senators to support South East students in their climate strike, which has been happening every Friday...

Student Senate Recap: Lightsabers and ‘Lections

Student Senate Recap: Lightsabers and ‘Lections

Mira Bohannan Kumar, Web & Copy Editor

April 3, 2019


Filed under City High, NEWS

The student senate meeting on Wednesday, March 27, began with faculty adviser Judith Dickson unsheathing a light-up lightsaber she bought on Amazon and announcing, "144," which is the number of the aforementioned lightsabers that have been obtained for prom. "I'm not endorsing [kids taking lightsabers],...

Student Senate Recap: Prom Escalates Quickly

Student Senate Recap: Prom Escalates Quickly

Mira Bohannan Kumar, Web & Copy Editor

March 27, 2019


Filed under City High, NEWS, SHOWCASE

The student senate meeting on Wednesday, March 27, began with President Lottie Gidal '19 showing off the newly printed prom posters. Faculty Adviser Judith Dickson presented on the decor for prom. "Number one, I don't care for...the ticket tables [being] just bare cardboard. I really like [a floor]...

The Show Choir Muslima

The Show Choir Muslima

Cecile Bendera and Mariam Kieta

March 25, 2019


Filed under A & E, City High

Heba Abdalla ‘19 has been in choir since the seventh grade but the lack of time and fear of not fitting in has kept her away from joining the team at City. Finally, last year, one of her best friends, Asha Keller ‘19, convinced her to do show choir. “When I was...in elementary school…[the]...

The Show Choir Family

The Show Choir Family

Cecile Bendera and Mariam Kieta

March 25, 2019


Filed under A & E, City High

Show choir is a place where city highs most talented dancers and performers lye. It is also a comfortable environment where everyone is comfortable and feels welcomed. “I think that this team and this year has been a lot closer since the year has passed,” said Marisa Rude ‘19. “That has been...

Student Senate Recap: May Shaping Up to Be a Whirlwind

Student Senate Recap: May Shaping Up to Be a Whirlwind

Mira Bohannan Kumar, Web & Copy Editor

March 13, 2019


Filed under City High, NEWS

The student senate meeting on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 began with a demonstration of the prom poster made by Julia Coelho '19. It will only go from 8-11 pm, rather than until midnight as it has in years past. When asked what reason to give for this scheduling change, faculty adviser Judith Dickson...

Student Senate Recap: Wrapping Up Winter Plans

Student Senate Recap: Wrapping Up Winter Plans

Mira Bohannan Kumar, Web & Copy Editor

March 6, 2019


Filed under City High, NEWS

The student senate meeting on Wednesday, March 6, 2019 began with a presentation by faculty advisers Judith Dickson and Melanie Gibbens about the upcoming prom. Prom will be in the main ballroom at the Iowa Memorial Union. "It's perfect for 600 people," Dickson said. "Our plan is to go big and cheap." Debate...

Student Senate Recap: Picnic! Pantry! Prom!

Student Senate Recap: Picnic! Pantry! Prom!

Mira Bohannan Kumar, Web & Copy Editor

February 6, 2019


Filed under City High, NEWS

The student senate meeting on Wednesday, January 9, 2019, began with an announcement from President Lottie Gidal '19 about Powderpuff volleyball's rescheduling. "We will have a date for that in the next couple of weeks," Gidal said. Gidal also mentioned a change in the way the senior picnic is...

Fighting Fit!

Fighting Fit!

Mira Bohannan Kumar, Web & Copy Editor

February 1, 2019


Filed under City High, SPORTS

The Little Hawk Named Finalist for NSPA Online Pacemaker Award

The Little Hawk Named Finalist for NSPA Online Pacemaker Award

Joshua Poe, Reporter

January 9, 2019


Filed under City High, NEWS

City High’s premier newspaper, The Little Hawk, has been named a finalist for the NSPA Online Pacemaker Award, joining 43 other prestigious scholastic schools with top-notch news websites. City has captured this award eight of the last nine years. “Our team deserves this so much,” said Phoebe Chap...

Student Senate Recap: Club Grant Process Begins

Student Senate Recap: Club Grant Process Begins

Mira Bohannan Kumar, Web & Copy Editor

January 9, 2019


Filed under City High, NEWS

The student senate meeting on Wednesday, January 9, 2019, began with an announcement from President Lottie Gidal '19 about Powderpuff volleyball. "If you are interested in helping out with that, as the day gets closer, we'll ask for help getting set up," Gidal said. "Spread the word to your friends...

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