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Student Senate Recap: Senate Frenetically Irons Out Homecoming Details

Student Senate Recap: Senate Frenetically Irons Out Homecoming Details

Mira Bohannan Kumar, Web & Copy Editor

September 19, 2018


Filed under City High, NEWS

The Student Senate meeting on Wednesday, September 19 began with an announcement that Superintendent Steve Murley would be visiting the Senate during the meeting. President Lottie Gidal '19 and Vice President Naomi Meurice '19 discussed final preparations for Homecoming week. "We still need referees...

Student Senate Recap: Homecoming Weekend Creeps Closer

Student Senate Recap: Homecoming Weekend Creeps Closer

Mira Bohannan Kumar, Web & Copy Editor

September 12, 2018


Filed under City High, NEWS, Student Senate

The Student Senate meeting on Wednesday, September 12 began with President Lottie Gidal breaking those assembled into committees. "Things are coming up fast, and I know everyone is doing a lot of good work in their committees," Gidal said. We'll break off into groups for about 15 minutes, and then...

Student Senate Recap: Homecoming Planning Begins

Student Senate Recap: Homecoming Planning Begins

Mira Bohannan Kumar, Web & Copy Editor

September 5, 2018


Filed under City High, NEWS, Student Senate

The Student Senate meeting on Wednesday, August 29 began with the Senate splitting into committees for homecoming weekend: the dance committee, the parade committee, the Powderpuff and Homecoming Court committee, and the tailgating committee. These homecoming functions must be performed in advance...

Student Senate Recap: Picnic Looms Ahead

Student Senate Recap: Picnic Looms Ahead

Mira Bohannan Kumar, Copy & Opinion Editor

May 23, 2018


Filed under City High, NEWS

The Student Senate meeting on May 23, 2018, began with students volunteering to help set up and clean up the Senior Picnic which will take place today from 12:15-1:15. The Senate held elections for secretary and treasurer for the 2018-19 school year. Liza Sarsfield '19 ran uncontested for secretary. "What...

Psychology Pedagogue Ms. Jane Green to Retire

Psychology Pedagogue Ms. Jane Green to Retire

Johanna Kopelman, Reporter

May 18, 2018


Filed under City High, NEWS

Q: When did you start teaching? A: I started teaching in 1976. Q: Why did you decide to teach? A: I knew I was going to teach from probably 9th grade on. I was always going to be a teacher. Q: Did you ever consider doing anything else? A: Not really. I think when I was younger I want...

Mrs. Wilson to Retire

Mrs. Wilson to Retire

Maria Buri and Maya Djalali

May 16, 2018


Filed under City High, NEWS

Mrs. Wilson’s long days of checking papers are soon to be over. After 31 years of molding minds, she is retiring from her position as a science teacher at City High. She’ll be treading the unknown waters of retirement with her husband and her close friends by her side. “I still love the kids an...

Student Senate Recap: Peaceful Transition of Power

Student Senate Recap: Peaceful Transition of Power

Mira Bohannan Kumar, Copy & Opinion Editor

May 16, 2018


Filed under City High, NEWS

The Student Senate meeting on Wednesday, May 16 began with faculty adviser Steve Tygrett reviewing the 2017-18 year. "I think that it was highly successful, one of the most successful years we've ever had," Tygrett said. "I feel really privileged to work with a lot of very dedicated young people....

The Triple Threat

The Triple Threat

Addy Smith, Sports Editor

May 12, 2018


Filed under City High, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

It would be a mistake to stereotype these three as ordinary freshman girls. Instead of ordinary trivialities, the trio of Carey Koenig, Ayana Lindsey, and Ella Cook have the future of an entire softball program at the forefront their mind. This past summer, the threesome led the City High Softball team ...

Student Senate Recap: Goodbye Speeches Leave Assembled Teary

Student Senate Recap: Goodbye Speeches Leave Assembled Teary

Mira Bohannan Kumar, Copy & Opinion Editor

May 9, 2018


Filed under City High, NEWS

The Student Senate meeting on Wednesday, May 9 began with President Teagan Roeder '18 playing "One Last Time" from the musical "Hamilton" and declaring that this would be his last meeting. The Senate then discussed the prom and prom themes for 2019. "Prom was lit, my dudes," Roeder said. Faculty...

Joe Russo In Iowa City

Joe Russo In Iowa City

Robert Strang and Orson Codd

May 7, 2018


Filed under A & E, City High, NEWS

Director Joe Russo came to The Little Theater Monday afternoon to dive into questions about the newest movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, “Avengers Infinity War”. The seats were filled as students gathered to ask the director questions over his new movie and career. “I thought it was really ...

Student Senate Recap: Varying Degrees of Closure

Student Senate Recap: Varying Degrees of Closure

Mira Bohannan Kumar, Copy & Opinion Editor

May 2, 2018


Filed under City High, NEWS

The Student Senate meeting on Wednesday, May 2 began with President Teagan Roeder announcing that senior Executive Board members will be giving farewell speeches next meeting on Wednesday, May 9. Christine Lewers, the prom faculty adviser announced that ticket sales will be continuing during lunch...

Student Senate Recap: Homecoming Court Survey Discussion

Student Senate Recap: Homecoming Court Survey Discussion

Mira Bohannan Kumar, Copy & Opinion Editor

April 25, 2018


Filed under City High, NEWS

The Student Senate meeting on Wednesday, April 25 began with the opening of prom ticket sales for lunch and after school. Tickets will be sold in the cafeteria during lunch and after school and in the library both times as well as before school. The Senate will send out a survey on proposed Homecoming...

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