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Winter Tidings

Winter Tidings

Corinne Sailor, Comic Artist

December 16, 2019

Teachers, Here’s Your Semester Report Card

Teachers, Here's Your Semester Report Card

Logan Adams-Bacon

December 16, 2019

Generally speaking, all students have wanted to rate their teacher - No matter if it is a good or bad rating, we have all wanted to give our opinions at some point. But where are we allowed to do that? Right now, there really is no place that students are allowed to give opinions to their teachers. ...

Is the Terminator Series Even Good Anymore?

Logan Adams-Bacon

December 16, 2019

I think it is safe to say that basically everyone alive knows the Terminator series. If you don't, please feel free to leave this article and go read something else. For those of you that stayed, the Terminator series was a ground-breaking movie series that shaped the action and sci-fi genres. The...

Music Man Avery Suza

Photo Provided by Avery Suza

Akshata Gandhe

December 16, 2019

As high school students, we spend hours procrastinating. One thing we all struggle with is time management, with all the schoolwork, extracurriculars and the pressure of having a social life makes it even harder to balance out life. But for sophomore Avery Suza that’s not the case. For Avery, high sc...

The Bloody Truth

Sanitary Products

Dani Adams-Valenzuela, Guest Writer

December 16, 2019

Imagine this: you’re sitting in study hall, when suddenly your friend whispers to you - “Do you have a tampon?” You say yes and discreetly, secretly, slide it to her. She walks to the bathroom with it up her sleeve to make sure nobody sees. This is a scenario that every girl in our high sch...

Divided Viewpoint: Administration Relations

Divided Viewpoint: Administration Relations

Seth Bequette

December 16, 2019

They’re faces that go by in the halls, the lunchroom, who you pass by in the mornings with a short but courteous hello while hurrying inside. They are not seen in the classroom, but by title are meant to be the face of the high school faculty: the administration. And most recently, they’ve b...

Holiday Culture of Ames High School: The Different Celebrations of Students

Photo taken on Eid

Akshata Gandhe, Reporter

December 16, 2019

Chinese New Year The Chinese New Year celebrates the beginning of the new year according to the Chinese calendar. Tiffany Rong, a senior at Ames High shared her family traditions and how they maintain their culture even in the US. One of her favorite traditions includes cooking dumplings with her gran...

Cafes in Ames: Study Review

The interior of Cafe Milo in west Ames.

Akshata Gandhe, Zoe Mamakos, and Seth Bequette

December 16, 2019

Lockwood Cafe Located right outside of a neighborhood on the west side of Ames, the Lockwood Cafe is filled with great amounts of light and cool unique features. For only opening an indoor location recently, it’s a new and upcoming place to get some studying done. With free, easily accessible wifi a...

The Gallant Efforts of Girl Up

The 2019-2020 Girl Up Group

Akshata Gandhe, Reporter

October 25, 2019

As we approach the end of the first quarter, we all can agree that being at school has gotten a bit monotonous. What better of keeping yourself occupied than joining Ames High Girl Up! Girl Up is an initiative of the United Nations Foundation and its goal is to address the fifth sustainable development...

Jeremy’s Joyful Journey through life

Jeremy's Joyful Journey through life

Akshata Gandhe, Profiles Editor

October 25, 2019

Imagine you’ve had a terrible day at school. You’re walking down the stairs with a heavy backpack causing your shoulders to ache with pain. Every step you take is dragging you to the floor and the only thing you’re looking forward to is an after-school nap. Everyone at school has had a bad day...