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Austin High City Limits Homecoming Fesitval

Austin High City Limits Homecoming Fesitval

Daiga Barton, Staffer
September 9, 2015
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Our Homecoming celebration will be Thursday, Sept. 24 after school. Win prize giveaways or the grand prize of 2 ACL wristbands. You must be present to win!

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Gaining Perspective by Studying Abroad

Gaining Perspective by Studying Abroad

Violet Frohlich, Staff Writer
April 29, 2015
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This upcoming summer brings a new journey for soon-to-be sophomore Eleanor Estrada. Estrada signed up for the Academy of Global Studies with the hopes of expanding her worldview, but now, with the help of the program of AFS (American Field Service) she plans to go even further in exploring the world; Estrada will spend the 2015-16 school year studying abroad in Brazil.

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Tibetan Monks Hold Q&A Event

Tibetan Monks Hold Q&A Event

Violet Frohlich, Staff Writer
April 9, 2015
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A group of Tibetan monks visited on Wednesday. The monks, who came from Gaden Shartse Phukhang Monaster, are visiting Austin-- on a tour that includes various events-- until April 18. They came to look at the school and answer students questions about where they come from and what it’s like to be a monk.

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The Maroon News @SXSWedu Photo Essay

The Maroon News @SXSWedu Photo Essay

March 13, 2015
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Maroon News Editors covered three days of educators and panel speakers at SXSWedu in partnership with Compass Learning. Take a look at some photos from their time as student journalists.

Editor-in-Chiefs Interview Roadtrip Nation Participants

Editor-in-Chiefs Interview Roadtrip Nation Participants

Rowan Pruitt, Guest Writer
March 13, 2015
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At SXSWedu there are a bunch of different types of educators, administration and students participating in the conference and speaking for their organization and ideas. One of these organizations is Roadtrip Nation: TEACH. A show about strangers embarking on a journey across the country in an RV, called the Green Van.

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Jazz Band Performs at SXSWedu

Jazz Band Performs at SXSWedu

March 13, 2015
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ADA Legacy Bus Tour

ADA Legacy Bus Tour

Elise Barlow, Graphics Editor
March 13, 2015
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40 Under 40 Awards: Dr. Eva Garza-Nyer

40 Under 40 Awards: Dr. Eva Garza-Nyer

Sonny Stephens, Media Manager
March 13, 2015
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College and Career Center Counselor Dr. Eva Garza-Nyer has been named a finalist in the 2015 Austin 40 Under 40 Awards, which recognize Austinites under 40 years of age who have made a difference in their professional field and community. Garza-Nyer is being nominated in the category of Youth & Education.

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AHS @ SXSWedu

AHS @ SXSWedu

Ana Szachacz, Entertainmet Editor
March 12, 2015
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Participating in Snake Oil or Salvation: Arts in the Classroom

Participating in Snake Oil or Salvation: Arts in the Classroom

Daniel Wallach, Editor-In-Chief
March 12, 2015
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Walking around the floor at SXSW on day two, one of the most thought provoking presentations was Snake Oil or Salvation: Arts in the Classroom, examining the implementations of modern educational theories given by three professionals whose current work strives towards implementing the most effective teaching strategies.

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Black History Month Assembly

Black History Month Assembly

Ellie Breed, Managing Editor
February 27, 2015
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Mr. Maroo Challenge

Mr. Maroo Challenge

Violet Frohlich, Staff Writer
February 16, 2015
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The new wheelchair-accessible doors were unveiled the first day back from winter break in a ceremony attended by Governor Greg Abbott, Superintendent Dr. Paul Cruz, and students and faculty.

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