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February/March Album Review

February/March Album Review

Sophia Cordoba, Junior Editor April 12, 2021

  Revelación - Selena Gomez On March 12, 2021, Selena Gomez took a dive into a new genre with grace. Although Revelación is certainly not her first Spanish work, the EP marks her first...

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January Music Review

Sophia Cordoba, Editor January 28, 2021

  Welcome to a new monthly publication that will cover recent album releases from a variety of genres. Here are three  reviews to kick off the year.   ZAYN - Nobody Is Listening   Nobody...

An extremist hangs from the balcony of the Senate chambers.

The Great American Hypocrisy

Sophia Cordoba, Editor January 6, 2021

This past fall, TikTok users had a fun time ruminating on the idea of storming Capitol Hill. These left-wing Generation Z teens created hour's worth of satirical content for how they might act if Joseph...

The WEB: Pandemic Edition

The WEB: Pandemic Edition

Sophia Cordoba, Editor December 18, 2020

The WEB staff used to gather in a classroom full of sound and ideas. Our small team claimed the table closest to the window, perhaps hoping that inspiration would strike us from the sky above. Mr. Johnson...

Mr. Ferguson: Ames High's Latest Coach

Mr. Ferguson: Ames High’s Latest Coach

Sophia Cordoba, Editor November 11, 2020

Kevin Ferguson is the latest teacher in Ames High’s P.E Department, as well as the new coach of the school’s football team. With both of these roles, most students at Ames High will get to know him....

New Teacher in the Business Department: Mrs. Lewis

New Teacher in the Business Department: Mrs. Lewis

Sophia Cordoba, Editor October 27, 2020

Mrs. Lewis is one of the latest additions to the ever-evolving business department of Ames High, and considering the variety of courses she teaches, there’s a good chance many students will end up in...

Ames High's Latest Math Teacher: Mrs. Heine

Ames High’s Latest Math Teacher: Mrs. Heine

Sophia Cordoba, Editor October 22, 2020

Mrs. Heine is the latest math teacher at Ames High, currently teaching Algebra I and Advanced Algebra II. Yet, teaching at Ames High is far from a new experience for her.  “I actually taught at Ames...

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Junior Alexa Kopaska wears her mask as she prepares for a spike.

A Will to Play

Sophia Cordoba, Editor October 8, 2020

  Nearly 4 weeks ago on September 7th, students from around the Des Moines metro area gathered at Terrace Hill to raise their voice in protest. This gathering even brought in some of our very own...

Joyful students from AHS took the opportunity to meet and hear from Bernie Sanders prior to the caucus.

Let’s Talk About the P-Word

Sophia Cordoba, Reporter March 4, 2020

Young Americans for Freedom. Ames High Young Democrats. Ames High for Bernie. Voter registrations drives. AP Gov. One might assume with all this in-school politics, we could all decide our opinions and...

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