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Sahuaro Salutes Our Veterans

Sahuaro Salutes Our Veterans

Alais Alzaga and Alex Bitnar, Media Arts Editor and Reporter

November 8, 2019

As Veterans Day draws near, we become more aware of the importance of veterans. Veterans are the people who protect our country and they deserve recognition and respect for their bravery. Sahuaro is proud to have veterans who teach and care for the students at our school, some of which are Mr. Wells, Mr...

The Strength of Ms. Stedman

The Strength of Ms. Stedman

Jordan Myers, Associate Editor-in-Chief

November 8, 2019

With a glioblastoma in her brain and no family history of brain cancer, Ms. Stedman, Exceptional Education teacher, found herself on her own path, only guided by her doctors. At the age of just thirteen, young Stedman began smoking, picking up on her close relative's habits. Smoking was thought to...

The Superior Jordan of Sahuaro

The Superior Jordan of Sahuaro

Gabriella Jamerson, Foreign Correspondent

November 8, 2019

You may have seen this friendly bright smile walking around school with homemade baked goods in hand. Jordan Ford is a senior with the most positive vibez and creative juices. Jordan has a talent for baking, dyeing clothes, and making jewelry. She always pulls up to school in the sickest fits, most o...

Meet Sahuaro Alumnus Mrs. Krieg – Your New Librarian!

Meet Sahuaro Alumnus Mrs. Krieg – Your New Librarian!

Andy Mourelatos, A&E Editor

November 7, 2019

After months with a dark, desolate, and depressing library, Sahuaro has found a new librarian in Sahuaro's alumnus: Mrs. Jackie Krieg. This Ohio-born teacher moved to Tucson when she was only four months old. Her entire family, including her, attended and graduated from Sahuaro. Mrs. Krieg received...

Fresh Face Ft. Lina Recinos

Fresh Face Ft. Lina Recinos

Alorah Leinenbach, Beat Investigator

November 5, 2019

Q: Why did you decide to transfer to Sahuaro High School? "A whole bunch of my cousins and siblings are at Sahuaro and I felt more welcome here." Q: What would you say is the worst part of being a Freshman? "Being hated by all the upper classman *haha*" Q: What are your plans for after hig...

How it Feels to be Body Shamed

How it Feels to be Body Shamed

Kirsten Weisbrod, Contributor

October 30, 2019

Growing up, children are rarely introduced to what goes on outside of their own little world. I never really knew there was such a thing as body shaming, I felt that everyone was accepted for whatever shape or size they are. Once I was around the age of 12 is when I started to become aware of the term...

Senior Spotlight: Tatiana Moreno

Senior Spotlight: Tatiana Moreno

Dacey Cervantes, Reporter

October 25, 2019

Tatiana, or as her friends call her Tati, is a 17-year-old senior whose passion is makeup. She started doing makeup because she wanted to engage in some form of art. She shared, "I saw girls with colorful makeup and wanted to do it myself." The question widely asked to makeup artists is, "When do...

Artist Spotlight: Lizbeth Lopez

Artist Spotlight: Lizbeth Lopez

Amanda Mourelatos, Editor in Chief

October 24, 2019

Insensible and imperceptible is how sophomore Lizbeth Lopez would describe her art because it has meaning to her, but might not make much sense to anyone else. "The depth of value it has to me couldn't have the same impact it has on anyone else, unless I were to describe the meaning behind all of my...

D.J. Davies

D.J. Davies

Winta Tekle and Mariana Flores

October 24, 2019

Mr. Davies is an enigma of a man. Throughout my 4 years at Sahuaro, and my 2 years having Mr. Davies as a teacher, he’s evoked curiosity in me. Senior Mariana Flores and I sat down with Mr. Davies to feed that exact curiosity, while also wanting to gain an understanding of who Mr. Davies is.  He w...

How It Feels to Be Exchange Student Me

How It Feels to Be Exchange Student Me

Daria Bauer, Contributor

October 24, 2019

Well, first of all, being an exchange student is AMAZING! It feels like spreading your wings and just flying into a new world. To understand how it is to be an exchange student, you have to know some background information. Coming to the United States of America is one of the biggest dreams many European...

Fresh Face Ft. Alyssa Hernadez

Fresh Face Ft. Alyssa Hernadez

Alexis Bitnar, Fresh Face Editor

October 23, 2019

Q: What are you most excited about for next year? A: "I'm most excited about doing better generally." Q: Are you in any sports and if so, are you enjoying it? A: "Yes, I am on the swim team and it's really fun." Q: What's your favorite and least favorite thing about this year? A: "My favorite...

Fresh Face ft. Maile Santos

Fresh Face ft. Maile Santos

Andy Mourelatos, A&E Editor

October 18, 2019

Q: What is the best and worst part of high school so far? A: My favorite part so far has been meeting new people and having many new experiences. The worst part has been some of the community at Sahuaro and big problems being ignored around campus. Other then that, I'm loving high school. Q: Ar...

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