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Breaking Down Driver’s Ed

Breaking Down Driver’s Ed

Hannah Walls, Staff Writer

October 18, 2016


Filed under Life & Arts, Showcase

One of the milestones in most people’s lives is finally learning how to drive, but determining which method of driver’s ed is right for each person depends on schedule and price range. Finding the right program can be tough with so many options out there that vary by cost, hours, and environment. Ideal...

Students Celebrate Diversity at Pride Parade

Students Celebrate Diversity at Pride Parade

Tyler Scott and Michael Tiemann-Daniel

October 11, 2016


Filed under Life & Arts, Showcase

The Austin Pride Parade is  an event that gives full respect to those who are part of the LGBT community and by going to this event people are expressing their opinions and who they want to be. This special event  took place on Saturday, Aug. 27 on the streets of downtown Austin. The pride parade is...

Heartstrings

Heartstrings

Victoria Diaz, Sports Editor

May 31, 2016


Filed under Life & Arts, Student Profiles

Playing in orchestra may be a way for some to fill a class, get a letter jacket, or make friends in a new community, but for senior cellist Brandon Lucio, it is all about creating music.

Globetrotter

Globetrotter

Tessa Lehman, Commentary Editor

May 31, 2016


Filed under Life & Arts, Student Profiles

Andrea Mathisen, a junior on foreign exchange, has been traveling to exotic places all over the world since she was a child.

Medical Missions

Medical Missions

Alexandra Currie-Buckner, News Editor

May 31, 2016


Filed under Life & Arts, Student Profiles

A spreading upper-respiratory virus ravaged the halls around him. He stood surrounded by a crowd of forty-seven sick patients, crammed in a hallway as a cacophony of coughs, sneezes, and wheezes sounded.

Flipping Out

Flipping Out

Audrey Ashburn, Photo Editor

May 31, 2016


Filed under Life & Arts, Photo Gallery, Showcase, Student Profiles

Much of Austin High’s uniqueness is attributable to its talented students. Junior Leo Noblitt-Atkins has caught the eye of many in Austin High as he performs flips and tricks on seemingly dangerous platforms.

A Bird’s-Eye View

A Bird’s-Eye View

Tyler Scott, Staff Writer

May 25, 2016


Filed under Life & Arts, Showcase, Student Profiles

Senior Max Symonds has always had an admiration for all things aviation. Even as a young boy, he was fascinated by the sky, and it has stayed with him all throughout his life.

Students Donate Blood for a Good Cause

Students Donate Blood for a Good Cause

Django Fox, Commentary Editor

February 11, 2016


Filed under Life & Arts, Showcase

Many students participated in the blood drive, and donated their blood to the community. The goal for this year created by the National Honor Society was 32 units of blood donated, and the school surpassed this goal, with 39.

Theater Department Welcomes New Co-Director

Theater Department Welcomes New Co-Director

Logan Robichaud, Staff Writer

November 13, 2015


Filed under Life & Arts, Photo Gallery, Showcase

The theater department welcomes new co-director in order to expand department and increase involvement.

GSA at the Pride Parade 2015

GSA at the Pride Parade 2015

Violet Frohlich, Copy Editor

October 13, 2015


Filed under Life & Arts, Photo Gallery

The Maroon's Copy Editor, Violet Frohlich, attended the 2015 Pride Parade in downtown Austin, along with the Gay-Straight Alliance Club. Check out the photo gallery of the parade.

Gay Straight Alliance Vision Grows

Gay Straight Alliance Vision Grows

Violet Frohlich, Copy Editor

September 10, 2015


Filed under Life & Arts

Gay Straight Alliance (GSA) is a club that has been around for years, but recent societal developments have led to the issues they are working to address and explore becoming more and more prevalent in the media.

Sophomore Shoots Short Film Over Spring Break

Sophomore Shoots Short Film Over Spring Break

Victoria Diaz, Staff Writer

March 27, 2015


Filed under Life & Arts

Amateur filmmaker Quinn Holmes, a sophomore, spent the week directing a short film that he wrote and developed himself called "15-Love".

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