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Awaken Project

Awaken Project

Alex McAteer, Staff Reporter
January 30, 2017 • 1,005 views
Filed under Community, Group Spotlight, News

The students, including MHS junior Evan Blanke, in the Rockwood school district had the opportunity to attend a music performance and presentation on heroin use at Crestview Middle School in the late afternoon.   The show started off with a drum performance by Jeff Mozingo, local musician an...

MHS Robotics faces changes

Athena Zeng and Rachel Schibler
November 8, 2015 • 894 views
Filed under Features, Group Spotlight

Athletes of common sports like basketball and baseball play the same game every year with fairly consistent rules and objectives. With robotics, though, every year there’s a different challenge and a different competition. Beth Dierker, head MHS Robotics sponsor, said the challenge is more complic...

A Club’s Beginnings: African American Studies Club

Abigail Gawart, Photo Editor
December 7, 2014 • 729 views
Filed under Group Spotlight

Being home to over 40 clubs, MHS students are involved in a menagerie of activities and organizations, from FCA to fishing club. However, few clubs are geared toward the study of history and culture. In order to further cultural understanding, Sydney Munden, sophomore, has plans to establish an...

Club Spotlight: Marquette Robotics competes tomorrow

Rachel Schibler, Staff Reporter
December 5, 2014 • 871 views
Filed under Group Spotlight, News, Top Stories

Many students have heard of the Robotics club at MHS, but don’t actually realize what it does. MHS Robotics was founded in 2011. It is divided into two completely separate teams: Team 5439 and Team 5119, also known as the Gluons and the Baryons, respectively. Amar Mohanty, junior, is the captain...

Club Spotlight: Math Contest Club

Athena Zeng, Staff Reporter
November 14, 2014 • 751 views
Filed under Features, Group Spotlight

With all the math enthusiasts at MHS, it’s a mystery how a math competition club wasn’t established sooner. This is no longer a problem because MHS now has its own math competition club, the Math Contest Club. The students of MHS had always been able to attend math competition, but up to this...

Tennis competes at state

Abigail Gawart, Photo Editor
October 28, 2014 • 806 views
Filed under Group Spotlight, Sports, Tennis

It’s no secret that MHS Varsity Tennis isn’t messing around. Following their qualification for the Missouri Elite 8, the team spent hours outside of school practicing, strategizing and preparing for the state tournament. The sectionals tournament against the Parkway Central Colts was gruesome...

Club Spotlight: Marching Band

Rennie Svirnovskiy, Opinions Editor
October 23, 2014 • 856 views
Filed under Features, Group Spotlight

They’re the kids you hear crooning in concurrence after school most every day, out on their practice field. They’re the kids who rush the field at the half times of soaking football games and play until they’re pulled off. They’re the kids whose sabers poke you in the hall and whose moves with...

Club Spotlight: Science Olympiad sells candy

Keertana Jain, Features Editor
October 22, 2014 • 756 views
Filed under Features, Group Spotlight

Investigating diseases, identifying insects, and solving crimes: just a few of the many events students in Science Olympiad compete in. Science Olympiad is a competitive science club with 33 different competitive events that students can participate in; it was started at MHS five years ago. “Basically...

Club Spotlight: Politics Club

Club Spotlight: Politics Club

Ellie Toler, Copy Editor
October 16, 2014 • 1,199 views
Filed under Features, Group Spotlight, Top Stories

Photographed by Ellie Toler Calling all students with an interest in current events and government—there’s now a club for you, the Politics Club, which meets in Room 211 every other Thursday. Their next meeting is Thursday, Oct. 16. Samantha Bayne, junior, said she first drafted the idea for a cl...

MHS Renaissance hosts Lucky’s BBQ for the first time

MHS Renaissance hosts Lucky’s BBQ for the first time

Shu Han, Ad Manager
September 26, 2014 • 806 views
Filed under Features, Group Spotlight, Top Stories

Photographed by Abby Schilly Yesterday, MHS Renaissance held a fundraiser to raise money for a special beneficiary; the students. Renaissance is a nationwide organization that rewards students, and Rick Regina, assistant principal, helps to sponsor it. “Renaissance is an organization that really reco...

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