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Lauren Mallette

Lauren Mallette

May 29, 2018


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“I started art sophomore year. At first, it was just the extra elective that I had to fill. I was really sporty freshman year and through middle school. I didn’t do art through middle school, I only did it in elementary school. I did soccer and volleyball in freshman year and a lot of kids that do ...

MacKenzie Becker

MacKenzie Becker

May 29, 2018


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“At first, [Engineering] was not something I was very interested in, I had been doing fine arts, theater and choir all throughout middle school, and whenever they had the new endorsements, because my year was the first year they had endorsements, they asked us to pick what we wanted to go into in hi...

Sydney Abadom

Sydney Abadom

May 29, 2018


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"I’ve been into photography for several years, since, I would say, sixth grade in middle school. What kind of got me into it was the whole instagram, tumblr-esque, with pictures of fairy lights and other artsy pictures. I was super interested and that’s truly when I first started but I didn’t ...

Austin Rath

Austin Rath

May 29, 2018


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"Over the years we’ve done a lot of stuff [in STEM]. This year specifically has been kind of rigorous. I’m actually working on developing an app for the nature park and an LED board. The LED board will be portable and will be a cool thing we can have around. The app is a bird guide. You’ll be ab...

Sagnik Mukherjee

Sagnik Mukherjee

May 29, 2018


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“[Tennis] is one of the few sports where size doesn't really matter. If you work hard enough, you'll eventually win the game. My middle school tennis coach, Coach Anthony Smith, he was the one who got me into tennis and I owe him gratitude for getting me into that sport. The best part about having a da...

Grant Knippa

Grant Knippa

May 29, 2018


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“Trumpet is definitely my passion and that's what I'm actually majoring in college next year. I've always liked music and it's just really fun being together with a group of musicians, making music, making an experience for people that are listening to it. It's not so much just playing music, but ju...

Alex Wu

Alex Wu

May 29, 2018


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“I didn’t start getting into photography until I went to Cannon Beach, Oregon. It’s nothing significant when you're there in person. Lots of people say it’s just a big rock in the beach, but I felt like it was so much more than that. I wanted to portray that feeling. I wanted to take a picture and ...

Austin M

Austin M

May 29, 2018


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“My dad put me in flag football. It was just the thought of hitting somebody or putting those pads on that got me really excited to be like the Dallas Cowboys. Whenever I strapped up, I just fell in love. I did make it onto varsity my junior year, but I quit after junior year. I played football to play...

10 Senior Faces

10 Senior Faces

May 29, 2018


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Browse this collection of seniors which each have an unique story to tell about their background, passions and future plans.

Brock finds joy in teaching, IB philosophy

Brock finds joy in teaching, IB philosophy

May 25, 2018


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When Coppell High School teacher Michael Brock was in his final year of college, he switched his major to history and cancelled his medical school interviews, making a decision that would alter the rest of his life.   Brock’s successful teaching career began after his wife and former Coppell Mid...

Closing the gap: Wilhelm takes year in Slovenia to learn language

Closing the gap: Wilhelm takes year in Slovenia to learn language

Farah Merchant, Student Life Editor

May 25, 2018


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Coppell High School senior Megan Wilhelm has been wanting to learn Slovenian for as long as she can remember, and that dream is now becoming a reality. Wilhelm’s mother, Jasna Wilhelm, grew up in Slovenia and as a result, the family has taken many trips to Slovenia. There, Wilhelm has been able ...

Latest edition of CLAM displays students’ creative side despite production scare

Latest edition of CLAM displays students’ creative side despite production scare

Claire Clements, Staff Writer

May 24, 2018


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Upon close inspection of the Coppell Literary Art Magazine, despite white pages, a plethora of colors in photos and colors is expressed in artistic poems and photos.   After five months of hard work, AP English lV teacher Matthew Bowden’s creative writing class celebrated its magazine with...

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