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2016-2017 Staff

Maya Arends

Staff Writer

What I do: I spend most of my time improving myself in my field of athleticism. I've been working a part time job at Blue Island McDonald's for about a year and a half now. My goal before I move onto better things is to obt...

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Moahmmed Alzaghari

Staff writer

What I do: I was born in Palestine (Jerusalem), and I've been in America (Chicago) for about four years now. I'm a senior now I'm hoping to graduate with good grades that will help me to get into a good college that a good pha...

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Alaric Ortiz

Staff writer

What I do: I love fictional writing, but it's best to expose myself to nonfiction as well. It was either this class or Writing for Yearbook. I chose this class because I have a little bit of background on this from joining the...

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Emma Pierson

Staff writer

What I do: I like writing different stories and taking pictures for each of them because I think its fun and it gives inspiration and different ideas for future preference. I was born in Calumet Park and stayed there ever since...

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Farah Douleh

Staff writer

What I do: I like working on newspaper and writing stories about the news that goes on at Richards High School! Who I am: I'm a junior at Richards high school. I'm not really into sports but I really like volleyball. I'm...

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Alexa Burgos

Staff Writer

What I do: I’ve always liked writing so joining newspaper was perfect for me. And I wanted to write about the topics that aren’t covered that much in school that need to be heard. Who I am: I am shy at first but once you get ...

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Ayah Kurdi

Staff Editor

Who I am: I was born and raised in Chicago Ridge, Ill. I am socially awkward at first, but when you get to know me, I’m a different person. This is my first time in newspaper. I got recommended to do it by English teacher ...

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Ebony Brown

Staff Editor

What I do: I am a humble staff writer for the paper. I'm apart of Speech and Anime club. Who I am: I was born on the Fort Brag Army base in North Carolina, back when my Dad was in the army. But we moved back to Illino...

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Jenni Marie Schaal

Staff Editor

What I do: I cover art and literature related stories. I really enjoy writing about art and music. My beats are choir, band, and Literary Magazine. I also enjoy talking photos and creating art for the Newspaper. Who I am: I am Jenni Mari...

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