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Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland

Millie Garcia, Reporter

December 20, 2018


Filed under NEWS

Colored lights danced across the ceiling and the hallways glowed with fake snow. Music reverberated through the room. Students who attended the Snow Ball were pleased with how it turned out. In many ways, students enjoyed the dance and its laid back atmosphere. “I thought [the Snow Ball] was real...

What is Glow Club?

What is Glow Club?

Rachel Meehan and Emme Perencevich

December 19, 2018


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

Gay, Lesbian, or Whatever (GLOW) Club has been a growing organization at City High for years. Madison Irish-Gorvin ‘20 is attending GLOW club for a second year and is excited about the fresh faces that have joined. "We have quite a few more freshmen this year and I think that us upperclassmen are ex...

Breaking News: City Placed on Soft Lockdown

Breaking News: City Placed on Soft Lockdown

Reese Hill, Reporter

December 18, 2018


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

When the speakers crackled to life in the middle of fifth period, students were taken aback to hear Mr. Bacon begin the announcement with a message to "stay calm." Due to a situation in the community, City High was placed under a soft lockdown, preventing anybody from coming in the school. The students...

SASS and Students Walk Out of City High on Anniversary of Sandy Hook

SASS and Students Walk Out of City High on Anniversary of Sandy Hook

Lottie Gidal, Carly Weigel, and Millie Garcia

December 14, 2018


Filed under MULTIMEDIA, NEWS, SHOWCASE, VIDEO, VIDEO

  At exactly 2:26 in the afternoon, City High students stopped, put down what they were doing, and walked out of their classrooms. Congregating outside, over 100 students slowly gathered, ready to march downtown to the old capitol in commemoration of the sixth anniversary of Sandy Hook. Th...

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


Filed under NEWS

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


Filed under City High, NEWS

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


Filed under NEWS

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


Filed under City High, NEWS

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...

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