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Powerful Protagonist Inspires Young Girls

PICTURED ABOVE // Senior Paloma Renteria presents Powerful Protagonist student Ava Guen Sanchez with a rose and a certificate of “most enthusiastic.” Photo by Michelle Chen. Two of senior Paloma Renteria’s favorite things to...

Amazing “Avengers: Infinity War”

Immediately surrounded by Marvel super fans, I plopped down into my chair, prepared to watch what is set to be the most anticipated movie of 2018, “Avengers: Infinity War”. Marvel super fans and audiences...

Teachers Without Borders

PICTURED ABOVE // Ward’s Biggest Fans: Cothren and her Contemporary American Literature students listen to author Jesmyn Ward speak at Bishop Dunne. Photo provided by Claire Cothren. She signs out at the Upper School...

Fortnite Got it Right

My randomized character parachutes into Salty Springs and touches down in the lush scenery. It immediately scans the area for resources and treasure. Ax in hand, my avatar runs through the battleground and hunts...

Style of Influence Exhibit

Every Saturday, I watched as “Wizards of Waverly Place” was interrupted by Michelle Obama, urging me to spend the next 30 minutes playing outside. She wore a red dress with sneakers as she shot...

Meredith’s Mind

The National Football League Draft: three days in the spring when fans of the Cleveland Browns desperately hope that they will secure some top-notch players that could maybe lead them to a few victories....

Fearlessly Free: How Junior Helena Perez-Stark is pushing trampolining into the forefront

PICTURED ABOVE // Junior Helena Perez-Stark bounds through the air during a trampolining competition, in which she competed in the double mini and tumbling events. Photo provided by Helena Perez-Stark.   The backyard trampoline: a...

Taking a Swing at Fame

PICTURED ABOVE // Freshman Tia Hsieh takes a swing at an approaching ball during a tournament. Photo by Grant Bergmann. A white ball whizzes across the rectangular, blue table—nearly untraceable by the naked human eye—hovering...

Fourcast Tasty: Frozen Strawberry Lemonade

It’s almost summertime! Looking for a refreshing drink under the Texas sun? Look no further. The Fourcast presents the frozen strawberry lemonade in a few quick and easy steps for a delicious treat on...

Splashing Out of Senior Year

On May 11, the class of 2018 celebrated the end of their school year with a the annual senior splash day. With water guns, hoses, and even trash cans, the seniors sloshed water on...