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A Multitude of Madi’s

A Multitude of Madi’s

Madi Franco

March 31, 2016


Filed under Academics and Arts, Campus Life, Entertainment, Lifestyle, Profiles

My name is my identity. It’s the name that I write on every paper, the name that drives social connections, and the name that I’m stuck with for the rest of my life. I’m my own person. I have my own quirky character traits, my own dreams and aspirations, and my own personality. I am Madi, a uniq...

Tenfrat and the return of girls tennis

Tenfrat and the return of girls tennis

Shelby Reeves, Lifestyle Editor

March 11, 2016


Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

For twenty four girls, spring marks not just a change in the seasons, but a change of pace. As spring break comes to a close, the tennis courts open their gates to prospective girls tennis players. Those privy to the inner workings of the team may be familiar with “Tenfrat”, an unofficial, underground orga...

Hunger Banquet

Achala Thippeswamy, Reporter

March 11, 2016


Filed under Campus Life

Every year, SHEPH hosts the Hunger Banquet in order to raise money for those helpful volunteers travelling to Uganda to help the less fortunate. SHEPH is a club for students at Ames High to help end poverty and hunger throughout the world. The Hunger Banquet raises awareness to issues in developing countri...

Reality of high school relationships

Reality of high school relationships

Sabrina Lang, Reporter

March 7, 2016


Filed under Archives, Campus Life

Relationships in high school are definitely a tricky topic. I, myself, have been happily in a relationship for the past two and a half years. A lot of times I get “Awh, you and your boyfriend are so cute.” Honestly, it kind of frustrates me. I know it shouldn’t and I shouldn’t take it personally,...

Let’s just not

Let’s just not

Sabrina Lang, Reporter

March 7, 2016


Filed under Archives, Campus Life, Showcase

I’m insanely disappointed in Ames High students. I witnessed all the feedback from Joel and Shelby’s articles from last month’s edition of the WEB. There were people calling them out on twitter and instagram. On instagram, Joel’s article was accused of attacking the prom committee. Which is...

Anime Club

Anime Club

McKenzie Reimer, Academics & Arts Editor

March 6, 2016


Filed under Archives, Campus Life, Showcase

Deep in the halls of Ames High, is a place. A place so magical, it can only be described as sugoi (the Japanese word for "cool"). I think you all know what place I’m talking about. Yes, I am talking about the one, the only, Anime club. Anime club was founded last year, by now sophomores Derrick...

Coffee House

Tracie-Lynn Lamoreux, Reporter

March 2, 2016


Filed under Campus Life

Coffee house is coming up February 12th and without it students wouldn’t be able to make it through this awkward time period between winter break and spring break. Coffee house was originally in the multi purpose room, but was eventually moved to the media center. With the coffee house gaining the we...

Students Feeling the Bern with Bernie Club

Students Feeling the Bern with Bernie Club

Lucas Bleyle, Diversions Editor

March 2, 2016


Filed under Campus Life, Uncategorized

Behind the scenes of Bernie Sanders’ sudden surge in Iowa is a force of hardworking volunteers, some of whom are members of the Ames High Bernie Club. Senior Joey Bingham started this club after noticing that high schoolers were feeling the Bern. “There is this huge support base at Ames High school...

State Competition Update for Winter Sports

State Competition Update for Winter Sports

Tyler Gross, Online Editor

March 2, 2016


Filed under Archives, Campus Life, Showcase

Winter sports are beginning to wind down for Iowa High Schools with Ames High capping off a fantastic season by all of our winter athletes at their state competitions. The Girls basketball team finished off their season with a loss at Southeast polk and finished with a .500 record at 11-11. Th...

Tech and Drama

Tech and Drama

Lucas Bleyle, Diversions Editor

March 1, 2016


Filed under Archives, Campus Life, Showcase

Contrary to popular belief, the gaping rift that many believe separates Tech Crew and Drama Club is barely a rift at all . Drama Club provides the actors. Tech Crew provides the sets, lights and sound. They are two parts in a greater whole. “We all have to [work] hand in hand,” said Thomas ...

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