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Choosing Globalism

Choosing Globalism

by Saifiyah Zaki and Abby Blasingame

May 22, 2019


Filed under Features, News, Slider, Top Stories

A ceiling decked with flags from all around the world, hallways lined with phrases in Mandarin and Spanish, and walls promoting worldly connections greet visitors as they walk into Huffman Elementary. This spirit of internationalism comes from the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (PYP) e...

Top Class

Top Class

by Mahi Patel, Advertising Manager

May 22, 2019


Filed under Features, Local News, Slider, Top Stories

One might think in order to be valedictorian they must sacrifice every aspect of their life and constantly have their nose in a book. However, valedictorian of the senior class of 2019, Alex Lin, exemplifies that this is not always the case. With a staggering GPA of 4.71 and acceptances to three Ivy Le...

Avengers: Endgame, the Cinematic Marvel

Avengers: Endgame, the Cinematic Marvel

by Luke Miller, Reporter

May 19, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns, Opinion, Reviews, Slider, Top Stories

WARNING: SPOILERS BELOW When one thinks back on the most anticipated movie of the early 20th century, they will no longer think of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” or James Cameron’s “Avatar”. “Avengers: Endgame”, after 11 years of foreshadowing, marks the most satisfying conclusion to not...

Fishy Emails

Fishy Emails

by Aysia Lane, Reporter

May 16, 2019


Filed under Local News, News, Slider, Top Stories

Students and faculty have received numerous phishing emails, prompting them to give away their login information from an unknown source. Phishing emails are a type of social engineering attack used to steal data such as credit card information and login credentials, they are sent from hackers posing as...

“Neotheater”: Connecting Fan to Artist

“Neotheater”: Connecting Fan to Artist

by Elena Hamlin, Reporter

May 8, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Slider, Top Stories

AJR released their new album “Neotheater” on April 26. Although they released two songs from the album early as a teaser, these songs didn’t do justice to all this new album is. This incredibly raw collection of songs brings into discussion issues that people of all ages can relate to. From mo...

Real World Applicants

Real World Applicants

by Juliette Roberts, Copy Editor

May 1, 2019


Filed under Features, Slider, Top Stories

Incoming juniors and seniors gathered at the Plano Event Center on April 26 for the Plano Mayor's Summer Internship Program Job Fair, ready to interview with various companies to land one of 120 spots as an intern for eight weeks in the summer. “[The internship program] gives a good opportunity to learn or...

Dressing Out Becomes Dressing Down

Dressing Out Becomes Dressing Down

by Gracie Warhurst, Reporter

April 30, 2019


Filed under News, Slider, Sports, Sports Top Stories, Top Stories

The male athletics dress code faced significant changes for the first time since Tom Gray, John Clark and Tom Kimbrough who played a key role as the forerunners of the athletics program in Plano high schools. The most notable changes include a lift on the ban of earrings, facial hair and long hair on bo...

Lewis’ Library

Lewis’ Library

by Andrew Cox, Reporter

April 23, 2019


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The school library isn’t the stereotypical silent, sterile library. It’s a place where students gather not only to read, study and work, but also feel comfortable to socialize, relax, and let loose with their friends. Going into the library at lunch, you hear just as much friendly conversation a...

Panther Perfect Picture Spots

Panther Perfect Picture Spots

by Tomisin Alausa, Reporter

April 20, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Photos, Slider, Top Stories

Going to an outdoor school has its benefits. When it’s nice and sunny outside, we have the privilege to go and feel the sun on our skin. Another benefit is all the beautiful photo ops — here are a few areas around our school that will have you and your friends looking picture perfect. Yellow locke...