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Education Expedition: UT Austin

Oliver Capito, Editor In Chief March 26, 2022

As with most non-juniors, I had severely procrastinated making a list of potential colleges to go to. With AP classes, newspaper, swimming, and other extracurricular activities, I was more focused on getting...

Amelia Flynt

Amelia Flynt

Celeste Hoover, Co-Editor In Chief May 19, 2021

“My favorite memory of this season is looking up at my family after throwing 173 feet on my first try and knowing I was going to be a double state champion.” After two record breaking throws at...

Senior Joseph Kohlmaier (middle) competes in a December marching band competition.

Joseph Kohlmaier

Celeste Hoover, Co-Editor in Chief April 28, 2021

“I never would’ve considered becoming a band director without the energy they have and that they impart on their students. They’ve inspired me to pursue what I love and share that love with as many...

Seniors this year must face the challenge of college applications with added problems due to the COVID-19 pandemic, such as SAT testing cancellations and having to deal with KVA vs. in-person learning.

Application Aggravation

Donovan Nichols, Co-Editor In Chief September 11, 2020

Countless Google Drives overflow with spreadsheets of neat columns dividing university names. “Safety. Match. Reach.” Resumés are painstakingly formatted. Essays are brainstormed, drafted, deleted,...

Dorm Dilemma

Brynne Herzfeld and Rachel Foreman April 29, 2018

Brynne’s take: I started out my roommate search with the University of Texas housing application, where you can select preferences about noise level, extroversion vs. introversion, how early you plan...

Khan holds one of her pieces  in front of her. Applying to an art college requires not only creating art, but also writing about it.

Art college applicants face unique challenges

Kelly Salinas, Staff Writer October 2, 2017

The autumn of senior year is full of many things: football games, homecoming court, and the looming stress of college application deadlines. And while most people apply to colleges like Texas A&M and...

College vs. Cinco

Snovia Moiz, Co-Editor-in-Chief December 15, 2014

Chick-fil-a. Football games. Maroon out. LaCenterra. These, among other things, characterize Cinco Ranch. Something most residents and students fail to notice is the seclusion from the outside world that...

Baylor Universitys Burleson Hall

College Application Guide: Baylor University

Eryn Lyle, Staff Writer November 14, 2014

Ranked among the best Southern Christian Universities, Baylor University prides itself in offering students a top-tier education and research opportunities while maintaining a basis in Christian morals....

Ezekiel Cullen Building

College Application Guide: University of Houston

Eryn Lyle, Staff Writer November 14, 2014

Founded in 1927, The University of Houston is a public college with over 40,000 students attending both graduate and undergraduate school. The college is a research hub located in the business section...

College Application Guide: University of Texas at Austin

College Application Guide: University of Texas at Austin

Eryn Lyle, Staff Writer November 2, 2014

When you apply for the University of Texas at Austin, one of the required statements you must agree to is the University Code of Conduct: “The core values of The University of Texas at Austin are...

College decisions needed for senior issue

College decisions needed for senior issue

April 2, 2014

Our staff implores any senior who is attending school in the fall to fill out a form for our senior issue! The final issue of this semester includes two pages that list every senior's college of choice...

Rising AP test prices could prove costly to College Board, students

April 15, 2013

For the first time in more than a decade, the average score of Advanced Placement tests increased last year, according to a statement College Board released in February. The upward trend ended a ten-year...

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