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Student Senate Recap: Winter Formal Profits Procured

Student Senate Recap: Winter Formal Profits Procured

Mira Bohannan Kumar, Web & Copy Editor

December 12, 2018


Filed under City High, NEWS

The student senate meeting on Wednesday, December 12, began with a discussion of the food pantry and how to stock it. "It has to be something that student senate does," Meurice said on partnering with local organization HayCap to stock the pantry. "We have to have more people involved. If we want...

Building Up: Governor Street

Building Up: Governor Street

Ruth Meehan, Alison Kenaston, and Emme Perencevich

December 10, 2018


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The many construction projects happening in Iowa City over the past six months have affected some people's lives more than others. One of these projects has been the Governor Street repaving. Rockne Cole, a member of the City Council, told The Little Hawk why the construction is happening now. “The cit...

Student Senate Recap: Can Drive Landslide and Projects Galore

Student Senate Recap: Can Drive Landslide and Projects Galore

Mira Bohannan Kumar, Web & Copy Editor

December 5, 2018


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The student senate meeting on Wednesday, December 5, began with President Lottie Gidal '20 calling a round of applause for the members of the Can Drive. "That is at least three times what we had last year," faculty adviser Steve Tygrett said. "Double the money, three times the goods." The senate...

Snowball Dance Set for December 8, Vanlo to D.J.

Snowball Dance Set for December 8, Vanlo to D.J.

Millie Garcia and Zoë Miller

November 29, 2018


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City High’s annual Winter Formal returns on December 8 from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. Tickets are $7 if bought in advance and $10 at the door. Tickets will be sold during lunches starting Friday, November 30. Student Senate has been preparing for the dance by organizing decorations, chaperones, and music. “We...

Student Senate Recap: Clothing Drive and Food Pantry Return

Student Senate Recap: Clothing Drive and Food Pantry Return

Mira Bohannan Kumar, Copy & Web Editor

November 28, 2018


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The student senate meeting on Wednesday, November 28 began with Vice President Naomi Meurice '19 introducing two new projects: a clothing drive, which is an annual event, and a food pantry, which was introduced two years ago but has since fallen out of use. "I'm working on a clothing drive...trying...

Breaking News: ICCSD Releases New Virtual Tour of Renovations

Breaking News: ICCSD Releases New Virtual Tour of Renovations

Noah Bullwinkle and Emme Perencevich

November 14, 2018


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

Virtual Tour of City High Ever since the ICCSD School Board approved $26 million in renovations to City High, construction has been rampant on the south side of campus. Today, the board released a new animated “fly-through” of the proposed renovations. “It's a beautiful project, and I could not...

Student Senate Recap: Scott Jesperson Presents on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebrations

Student Senate Recap: Scott Jesperson Presents on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebrations

Mira Bohannan Kumar, Web & Copy Editor

November 14, 2018


Filed under City High, NEWS

The student senate meeting on Wednesday, November 14 began with reports from committees. Rachael Volkman '19 passed around a sign-up sheet for the can drive, which will take place from November 17 to December 2 at City High. "You can come to the can drive at the 1st Ave and Coralville strip Hy-Vees...

City High Art Club Paints it Red, White, and Blue

City High Art Club Paints it Red, White, and Blue

Owen Sorenson, Reporter

November 12, 2018


Filed under A & E, NEWS, SHOWCASE

Enduring the increasingly cold weather, the City High art department has masterfully painted a mural of the American Flag on the back of the American Legion building. “It’s fun to take that sort of thing outside of the classroom and beyond the school and doing our thing on the community level,” D...

The New Teachers of City High

The New Teachers of City High

LH Staff, Reporters

November 12, 2018


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Breaking: Iowa City Experiences First Snowfall

Breaking: Iowa City Experiences First Snowfall

Phoebe Chapnick-Sorokin, Executive Editor

November 9, 2018


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As the leaves continue falling off of the trees, snow has begun to fall from the sky. This year, Iowa City experienced a particularly early snowfall. This is causing excitement throughout City High, along with dread for the presumed long Winter ahead. Maia Janssen ‘19 was not happy about the snow when she saw it ...

Student Senate Recap: Club Grant Discussions

Student Senate Recap: Club Grant Discussions

Mira Bohannan Kumar, Web & Copy Editor

November 7, 2018


Filed under City High, NEWS

The student senate meeting on Wednesday, November 7 began with a presentation from the senate treasurer, Rachael Volkman '19. "We should establish a budget for [club grants]," Volkman said, adding, "but we should make sure to maintain $4000 for next year." The senate launched into a discussion...

World Affairs Seminar Informational Meeting Will Take Place on Wednesday

World Affairs Seminar Informational Meeting Will Take Place on Wednesday

Mariam Keita, Culture Editor

November 5, 2018


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World Affair Seminar is an annual summer program, open to juniors, that is held at Carroll University in Waukesha, Wisconsin. Each summer, the international program gathers 300 students from a wide range of countries all around the world. The cultural diplomacy program’s mission is “peace through...

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