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Pre-Prom Preparations for Star Wars Theme Begin

Pre-Prom Preparations for Star Wars Theme Begin

Jesse Hausknecht-Brown, Reporter

April 19, 2019


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

With less than three weeks until prom, many teachers and students are working hard to pull everything together to make the night perfect. Prom is being held at the Iowa Memorial Union (IMU) from 8-11 pm on Saturday, May 4. “Prom is always a stressful–well, not stressful, but–it's a very important...

March Against Gun Violence

March Against Gun Violence

Julianne Berry-Stoelzle and Alison Kenaston

April 19, 2019


Filed under NEWS

On March 30, a band of about 40 people, mainly made up of City High students were chanting “not one more” as they marched from College Green Park down to the Pedestrian Mall. This was a march organized by Students Against School Shootings calling for gun reforms. “The idea of school shootings scare me,”...

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...

Little Hawk Journalism Team Wins Seven State Championships and Selected as an All-Iowa News Team Finalist

Little Hawk Journalism Team Wins Seven State Championships and Selected as an All-Iowa News Team Finalist

April 18, 2019


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

Six different staff members of the City High Little Hawk were awarded 1st place for their stories, designs, editorials, and photos. The staff won over two dozen awards total, including honorable mentions. They were also named an All-Iowa News Team finalist. Mira Bohannan Kumar '20 and Eden Knoop '18...

The Children of Les Miserables

The Children of Les Miserables

Zoe Miller, Feature Editor

April 9, 2019


Filed under MULTIMEDIA, NEWS, VIDEO

Hundreds Eat Pancakes for Iowa City Booster Club

Hundreds Eat Pancakes for Iowa City Booster Club

Jae Dancer and Paris Fuller

April 3, 2019


Filed under NEWS

Sizzling sausages, bubbling pancakes, and sweet syrup filled the West High cafeteria as hungry coaches, athletes, and families came to the 52nd annual Pancake Breakfast to raise funds for ICCSD sports. “Pretty much anything you could imagine, the Booster Club has a hand in helping to supply funds...

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],...

A Whole New Game

A Whole New Game

Paris Fuller, Reporter

April 2, 2019


Filed under NEWS

This past Monday, March 25, the Little Theater hosted Nathan Pierotti as a guest speaker alumni of City High. “I met Principal Bacon through a friend, he said ‘I’d love to have you come and speak to the students.’ And it was something I [would] absolutely do,” Pierotti said. Pierott...

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