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C2 hosts “Peace Through Pie” community event

C2 hosts “Peace Through Pie” community event

Jack Densmore and Caroline Cravens, Leander High School

January 30, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized, Video

Recent works: Henry Hammond

Recent works: Henry Hammond

Elliot Bailey, Ballard High School

January 27, 2015


Filed under Features, Multimedia, Showcase

When freshman artist Henry Hammond first came to me with his self-portrait, he described it as pessimistic. What first stands out, however, is not a sense of pessimism, but an amalgam of animal and human -- what does it mean?

The Patriot discovers talent in new teachers

The Patriot discovers talent in new teachers

Nicole Arrison, John Carroll School

January 27, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized, Video

Marauders vs. Clairton: a real nail-biter

Marauders vs. Clairton: a real nail-biter

Jordan Rhone, Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic High School

January 26, 2015


Filed under School, Sports, Uncategorized, Video

It can be difficult to write about "the big game" in a way that's engaging and exciting to an outside audience. But Jordan Rhone at Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic High School has done just that! What sets this story apart? The hook, for one: It began in 2006 when nine fourth-grade boys signed up for the ...

Tyrone involved in Google Glass research project through Penn State

Tyrone involved in Google Glass research project through Penn State

Amber Chamberlin, Tyrone Area High School

January 20, 2015


Filed under Features, Health, Showcase, Uncategorized, Video

Update: Google has officially discontinued sales of Google Glass; according to the company, the product is still in development and may be re-released in the future. -- Imagine: on your next trip to the grocery store, you look at a bag of Cheetos. Its nutritional information flashes in front ...

Making his mark: swimmer sets a gold standard

Making his mark: swimmer sets a gold standard

Noah Sanchez, Klein Collins High School

January 16, 2015


Filed under Profiles, School, Sports, Uncategorized, Video

His arms slice through the water as he makes his way toward the wall. Faster. He knows he can do it. He can break another record. His outstretched fingers make contact with the wall as he glances up at his time — 49.62 seconds. That is how long it took senior Kyle Hendricks to smash the record...

Heads shorn as part of fundraiser for Director of Enrollment

Heads shorn as part of fundraiser for Director of Enrollment

Kathy Deaver, John Carroll School

January 15, 2015


Filed under School, Uncategorized, Video

In honor of raising $21,500 for the “I’m 4 Eddie” campaign for Director of Enrollment Edward Maynard, social studies teacher Anthony Del Puppo and four male students shaved their heads after the Thanksgiving prayer service on Nov. 25th. “It feels very cool, [as in] temperature cool,” Del Puppo said...

Water hyacinth creates trouble

Water hyacinth creates trouble

Devin Wickstrom, Stagg High School, Stockton CA

January 6, 2015


Filed under Local & World, Uncategorized, Video

The highly mobile water hyacinth plant causes headaches for the city, state, businesses and boaters. Devin Wickstrom at The Stagg Online explores the causes and effects of the invasive overgrowth.