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City and South East Students School Strike for Climate at ICCSD Offices

City and South East Students School Strike for Climate at ICCSD Offices

Shoshie Hemley, Reporter

April 26, 2019

Wind blew hand-held signs stating “System Change, Not Climate Change” and other various phrases as around a dozen students from City High and South East school striked for climate outside of ICCSD offices on April 26. For Massimo Paciotto-Biggers ‘23 and his two peers Alex Howe ‘23 and Ian M...

Pre-Prom Preparations for Star Wars Theme Begin

Pre-Prom Preparations for Star Wars Theme Begin

Jesse Hausknecht-Brown, Reporter

April 19, 2019

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...

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

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...

City v. West Soccer

City v. West Soccer

Lottie Gidal, Sports Editor

April 10, 2019

Women "We pay you the big bucks to score something out there!" yelled West High's varsity girls coach in frustration as the game entered its second half, and the coach's sentiments were shared by the expectant crowd. The annual City v. West soccer game was progressing at a slow pace, with only a few ...

City High Pit Prepares for Les Misérables

City High Pit Prepares for Les Misérables

Zoë Miller, Features Editor

April 5, 2019

The City High Les Misérables pit orchestra, directed by Megan Stucky, has been rehearsing since late February. It has 23 members. “[Les Misérables] is really different than a lot of things I’ve gotten to play. It changes keys and meters way more times than a typical orchestra piece and it r...

Cold Temps Cancel Scoring at West High Track Meet

Cold Temps Cancel Scoring at West High Track Meet

Jae Dancer and Jack Bacon

March 27, 2019

City High girls track kicked off their outdoor season on Tuesday at Iowa City West’s Trojan Relays, but, due to cold weather, the event will not count on the team’s record. Though temperatures were too cold for the event to be officially scored city high still competed to their best ability. “I ...

Student Senate Recap: Prom Escalates Quickly

Student Senate Recap: Prom Escalates Quickly

Mira Bohannan Kumar, Web & Copy Editor

March 27, 2019

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]...

LH Sports Podcast: 10 Questions with the New A.D. Phillip Hansen and a Soccer Preview

LH Sports Podcast: 10 Questions with the New A.D. Phillip Hansen and a Soccer Preview

Jesse Hausknecht-Brown and Julianne Berry-Stoelzle

March 15, 2019

  SOCCER PREVIEW City High Men’s Soccer Gears Up for Another State Run The squeak of shoes echoes across the City High gym. Players pass and move off the ball, and cheers for impressive skills occasionally permeate the short games. This is the City High men’s soccer team, who is prepar...

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