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“Neotheater”: Connecting Fan to Artist

“Neotheater”: Connecting Fan to Artist

by Elena Hamlin, Reporter

May 8, 2019

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

Student interviews with Ericsson telecommunications company during the Plano Mayor's Summer Internship  Program Job Fair on March 26.

by Juliette Roberts, Copy Editor

May 1, 2019

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

Junior and soccer player Dylan Mandala holds a soccer ball and shows off his earing on April 23.

by Gracie Warhurst, Reporter

April 30, 2019

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

Librarian Steven Lewis works with senior Kemka Anamekwe in conducting research on April 23.

by Andrew Cox, Reporter

April 23, 2019

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

Senior Jennifer Chavira hides behind the fence leaving her eyes to tell the story.

by Tomisin Alausa, Reporter

April 20, 2019

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...

Tracking Down First Place

by Hayden Schrauff, Reporter

April 17, 2019

The panthers men’s varsity and women’s junior varsity teams took home first place in the District 9-6A meet with scores of 148 and 186, respectively, while the men’s junior varsity and women’s varsity teams took home second place with scores of 137.32 and 136. The meet took place in Kimbroug...

America’s Silent Killer

America's Silent Killer

by Evanna Momtaj, Reporter

March 30, 2019

Sugar, the sweet granular substance, is found in almost everything, but unbeknownst to most, this sweet treat is silently killing us. Sugar that comes naturally from fruits and vegetables is not what is of concern to the American diet. I am talking about processed sugar that can be found in almost any...

Juliette’s Declassified School Survival Guide: March

Juliette’s Declassified School Survival Guide: March

by Juliette Roberts, Copy Editor

March 26, 2019

All across the country, even the globe, seniors fall prey to a chronic lack of motivation as the end of their high school career looms ever closer on the horizon. Every year, especially in the spring, this epidemic surges, claiming student after student for its own. Straight-A students, athletes, theatre kid...

Media Literacy 101

by Aysia Lane, Reporter

March 26, 2019

“Queer Eye” From Teen Eye

Student watches “Queer Eye” on March 24.

by Emma Trussell, Photo Editor

March 25, 2019

As you lay in bed and scroll through Netflix wondering what to watch, you may think to yourself “What else could I possibly watch on this site?” Finding a new show to watch may feel daunting with hundreds of options filling the screen (I definitely feel overwhelmed), but there are many hidden gems ...

Sparing is Caring

Senior and JV bowler Kennedy Williams launches a ball down the lane at Plano Super Bowl during the Panther Bowlers CARE project on Feb. 18.

by Juliette Roberts, Copy Editor

February 28, 2019

The bowling team concluded their project, Panther Bowlers CARE, at the Plano Super Bowl on Feb. 18, spending a morning bowling with children from City House, a shelter and residential service. CARE stands for Connecting with local organizations, Acknowledging challenges in the community, and Represe...