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Twitter Tweaks

Twitter Tweaks

The proliferation of social media into our society has allowed for a wide range of unique social spaces to crop up all over the internet and find their niche in the public’s socialization desires. Instagram inspires the photographer in all of us, Tumblr allows for the perfect escape to humor and “fandom feels”. Facebook found its place in connecting real life friends on the internet, and Twitter created a social space in which people can connect with others they admire. Twitter is a bit of the odd man out when it comes to its social media siblings; many users join to follow people they don’t know in real life. This, paired with its easy to use reverse chronological feed, has allowed Twitter to rise to the top of the social media food chain among teenagers. However, this all may be about to change.

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Prayer Event Scheduled For Wednesday

Prayer Event Scheduled For Wednesday

The annual See You at the Pole event will be Wednesday at 8 a.m. sponsored by I Am Second. Students will gather around the flag pole at the front of the school for prayer and praise. For more information, see Mr. Gonzales in M201 or Mr. Tillmon in room M200.  

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Outsider’s Film Festival

Outsider’s Film Festival

Cinema hosted their 5th Outsider’s Film Festival in the auditorium on Thursday, Sept. 18, starting at 7 p.m. At 7:30, everyone were seated in the auditorium to enjoy films made by Cinema students last school year, and films made by students who entered the Cinema competition.

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Featured Stories

Anime That You Should Check Out

Anime That You Should Check Out

About two months ago, a new anime has been released that goes by the name “Tokyo Ghoul”. The show is about a type of humanoid called “ghouls”. Each individual ghoul contains a certain ability that makes them unique. They must also feed on human flesh to survive. When hunting humans, or protecting themselves, they activate their power which is called Kagune, released from an organ located in their back called the kakuhou. The four different types of kagune are the Ukaku, the Koukaku, the Rinkaku and the Bikaku. The main story line focuses on a college student who became a ghoul and has to adapt to the transitions of becoming a ghoul.

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Mutant Mondays – Jean Grey

Mutant Mondays – Jean Grey

Jean Grey was created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby and is one of the founding members of the X-men. Her first appearance was in X-men #1 in 1963. Born with telepathic and telekinetic powers, Jean Grey, originally “Marvel Girl” is one of the strongest telepaths. Before Chris Claremont upgraded her powers, Jean was considered […]

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Entrancing Enchiladas On The Menu

Entrancing Enchiladas On The Menu

This weekend, Tomatillos right across the street from The Witte was decidedly the spot. Complimentary chips were given while everyone had their own side of salsa after being seated in a spacious booth or table (your choice). It didn’t take long for the food to come out either. Ordered was the enchiladas verdes, which gives […]

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In Sports

Varsity Vol Kyle Fuller Honored by ESPN

Varsity Vol Kyle Fuller Honored by ESPN

Quarterback Kyle Fuller was honored this week for his outstanding performance in the Vol’s last week 55-10 victory over the Jefferson Mustangs. Fuller threw six touchdown passes, passed for a total of 594 yards and ran for a 13-yard TD.

He nearly broke the record of 10 touchdowns in a game before he was pulled out by coaches.

Chris Adams (184), Mark Sullivan (155) and Sergio Solis (121) all caught passes and amassed over 100 yards in the victory.

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A Third First Place

A Third First Place

Winter Guard made it to finals in the WGI (Winter Guard International) competition on Saturday, Feb. 22. at Lehman High School.

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Winter Guard begins

Winter Guard begins

Winter Guard schedule and practice.

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Becoming School Ready: Organizing as a Student

Becoming School Ready: Organizing as a Student

As school enters it’s first months, students everywhere will be settling down into a desk and peering over the white board to commence their daily ritual of learning. Some students will be prepared for the incoming tide of work and studying while others will be at a lost and feel as if they are drowning without the knowledge of what to do. Although some may be more natural learners than others, it’s important to know all the options you have at their disposal to become successful. The following are three options that can be used to improve the overall performance of any student.
3 Options Homework Apps, Educational Websites and Cornell Notes

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Fight Club (Novel)

Fight Club (Novel)

The First rule of Fight Club is to not talk about Fight Club.

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Magnets Support

Magnets Support

Kathi Bieser, ISA Principal, answers some questions for us about Magnet Night. What are National Merit Scholars? “National Merit Scholars are upper class men that scored higher or above state requirements on there PSAT. Why do we honor them tomorrow at the game? “We honor them for there hard work and dedication in their schooling.” […]

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From LeeTV

Reminder: The School is STILL In Construction

Reminder: The School is STILL In Construction

The school is still under construction.

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Need tutoring?

Need tutoring?

LeeTV reminds students to go to tutoring if they need help.

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Like a Good Neighbor Tutoring is There

Like a Good Neighbor Tutoring is There

LeeTV informs students that tutoring is available, just ask your teacher.

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Magnet School News

5th Annual Outsider’s Film Festival Set For Thursday

5th Annual Outsider’s Film Festival Set For Thursday

For the fifth year in a row, Cinema will be hosting their Outsider’s Film Festival in the auditorium, at 7 p.m., while selling snacks and drinks. The money will go to future Cinema events. By 7:30, the audience should be in the auditorium to enjoy films and door prizes.

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Literary Festival

Literary Festival

NESA Creative Writer’s attend the Literary Festival at Our Lady of the Lake University, where they are toured around, met famous female Hispanic authors/poets and performed Spoken Word poetry.

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Korean vistors

Korean vistors

ISA’s second year hosting Korean students. Up next; Japanese and Chinese exchange students, as well as ISA students visiting Korea.

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Find The Right Purse For The Occasion

Find The Right Purse For The Occasion

| September 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

   

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Orchestra: It’s Different Than You Think

Orchestra: It’s Different Than You Think

| September 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

What you think you know about orchestra is probably wrong.

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