Spreading Homeless Awareness

[By Haley Arndt, Nico Friedman and Sara Johnson] During the holiday season, it can be easy to forget about the less fortunate, when surrounded by gifts and holiday cheer.  “I think it’s easy to ignore [the less fortunate], because [west side] is mostly upper class,” said Maggie Oates ’13 when asked about the awareness of […]

Owen Patrick laughs, loves

If you were sitting in the Freshmen locker bay, you would probably still be able to hear Owen Patrick ’13 yelling all the way from the Senior locker bay. Friend Carson Cruea ’13 describes him as “funny, outgoing, and obnoxious”; Patrick says, “I just love to get people to laugh.” Between school and work, Patrick doesn’t have much free, […]

Featured Senior: Chauncey Beck

Chauncey Beck is giving and grateful. Chauncey Beck ‘13 is a spunky girl who enjoys running, hanging out with her friends, and of course, shopping. “She’s Crazy, funny, and basically a really good person,” said Allie Magnante ’13. Not only does she enjoy this, but she is also an active member on the committee for […]

Who Am I?

(Student Teacher Edition) I was born on August 29, 1989 in Decatur, Indiana. I went to Purdue and majored in Social Studies Education. I have also lived in Richmond, IN. The most fascinating place I’ve ever been is West Lafayette. The best decision I’ve made is going to Purdue. I have one older brother. In […]

Seriously Speaking

How did you find out that Santa Claus isn’t real? Mrs. Yoder- “I still believe. Santa not being real is a myth.” Megan Chiu ’13- “Deductive Reasoning.” Hannah DelaCruz ’14- “When I was little, my mom told me that Santa died before I was born.” Ryan Kim ’15- ” My kindergarten teacher accidentally told the whole class.” […]

Who Am I???

1.  I was born on January 21, 1776 in Cincinnati, Ohio. 2.  I attended Purdue University for undergrad. 3.  Besides living in the West Lafayette area for 15 of the last 17 years, I have lived in Cincinnati and Dearborn County, Indiana. 4.  The best decision I ever made was taking the job at West […]

Who Am I?

I was born on May 7, 1977 in Danville, Illinois. I have also lived in Greensboro, North Carolina and Hillsboro, Indiana, and I have lived in West Lafayette for 10 years. I have two sisters, one brother, and I am the youngest by 12 years. I attended Elon University for undergrad school, Purdue for graduate, […]

Seriously Speaking 11/15

What would you do if it was your last day on earth?       “I’d go to an amusement park and do everything to get mysel kicked out.”  Parker Krueger’16 “I’d sleep in and then watch ‘The Titanic’.”  Tommy Bien’15       “I’d do everything on my bucket list.” Haley Guthrie’14     […]

Seriously speaking

What is the craziest thing you have ever found in your Halloween basket? Nicole Woloshuk ’16 “A toothbrush.”         Fabio Garofalo ’15 “An apple. I was outraged!”           Shelby Mann ’14 “A Big Mac.”           Andy Smith ’13 “Pre-popped popcorn in a zip-lock bag. […]

Featured senior: Pauline Ravot

Pauline Ravot ‘13 lives by and embodies the Golden Rule: “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.” Ravot dedicates her time to helping out friends and even complete strangers. “I like volunteering and helping people,”  Ravot said about herself. She has participated in many clubs in order to do just  that. […]

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