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Shin: short, loud, still short

Shin: short, loud, still short

Stephanie Shin, Managing Editor May 11, 2015

During my first days at Ames High, I thought that by the time I was a senior I would be attending Stanford University the next fall, a varsity cheerleader, and at least 2 inches taller. Now counting down...

A nightmare to remember: prom 2015

A nightmare to remember: prom 2015

Stephanie Shin, Managing Editor April 27, 2015

With every April comes the night of dinner, dancing, and horrible music. But of course, prom wouldn’t be the same if it wasn’t for the scary date experiences, awkward group chemistry, and drama. While...

Jake Stone

Jake Stone

Stephanie Shin, Managing Editor April 15, 2015

Senior athletes rarely come in the determined, wise form that Jake Stone appears in. After four years of baseball and football, Stone acquired great memories, a greater perspective on his time at Ames...

Students travel to France

Students travel to France

Stephanie Shin, Managing Editor April 1, 2015

Every other year, a couple of lucky students from Ames High School have the opportunity to travel to France for two weeks. During the time they are there, they visit famous landmarks such as the Arc de...

Cosby quote mishap

Cosby quote mishap

Stephanie Shin and Serena Paulson March 10, 2015

For all of those misinformed and fretting seniors, have no fear: this year’s senior quote is not tainted by the words of Bill Cosby and his regretted past. At the beginning of the year, Senior Senate...

SST Photography shines through

SST Photography shines through

Stephanie Shin, Managing Editor March 10, 2015

Over the past year, senior Saba Toosi’s photography has been taking the community by storm. As senior pictures pop up on social media, SST photography has risen to the top of Ames High School’s competing...

Ajax Podcast

Ajax Podcast

Stephanie Shin, Managing Editor February 24, 2015

When one first thinks of the word podcast, typically an awkward middle aged man sitting and speaking to his computer comes to mind. But with the new Ajax podcast featuring AJ Foegen and Jack Heikens, the...

Magical mattress

Magical mattress

Stephanie Shin , Managing Editor February 12, 2015

Once upon a time there was an annual Ames High musical. Like always, it was a full cast of very talented people, joyful music, and hilarious acting. And like always, it was a fantastic show put on by hardworking...

Prince Farming: a Bachelor review

Prince Farming: a Bachelor review

Stephanie Shin, Managing Editor January 28, 2015

30 gorgeous(ish) girls. A couple crazies. One hot farmer also known as “Prince Charming”. A reality television show already on its 19th season. What could go wrong, right? "The Bachelor" is sold...

Zoë Hamstreet flippin down pork-avenue

Zoë Hamstreet flippin’ down pork-avenue

Stephanie Shin, Managing Editor January 14, 2015

Not many sophomores get to say that they have won two consecutive state championships in the two years they have been in high school, an older brother to support them, and a future ahead of them. But Zoë...

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