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Reflection and Anticipation as CHS Class of 2017 Celebrates Graduation

Reflection and Anticipation as CHS Class of 2017 Celebrates Graduation

Mary DeBona, Grace Jensen, KT Meono, and Megan Syer, Staff
June 8, 2017
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Jazz music echoed throughout Rackham Auditorium as family members and friends gathered for the graduation of the class of 2017 at Community High School (CHS) on Wed. June 6, 2017. At 7:00 p.m., teachers from CHS made their way down the aisle to their seats, followed by the graduating class. On sta...

Get a Taste of Taste of Ann Arbor

Get a Taste of Taste of Ann Arbor

Sacha Verlon and Sam Ciesielski
June 7, 2017
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On Sunday, June 4, hundreds of Ann Arborites gathered downtown for the city’s annual Taste of Ann Arbor’s food. Every year, various local restaurants set up food stands up and down Main St to showcase their cuisine. The event, put on by the Main Street Area Association, featured upwards of three...

Rocking Out with Laith Al-Saadi at Sonic Lunch

Rocking Out with Laith Al-Saadi at Sonic Lunch

Sacha Verlon and Sam Ciesielski
June 5, 2017
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The first day of June was the commencement of Sonic Lunch 2017, a free summer outdoor concert series that occurs every Thursday afternoon at Liberty Plaza in Ann Arbor. The music festival kicked off the season with a performance by Laith Al-Saadi, a blues singer/guitarist and Community High School alu...

CHS Students Blow Out The Ark

CHS Students Blow Out The Ark

Isabel Ratner, Print Editor-In-Chief
May 27, 2017
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    On Monday May 22, sounds of blasting trumpets and beating drums soared out of The Ark on South Main Street in downtown Ann Arbor. Taking place was Community High School's Year End Jazz Blowout. The unique venue, with no windows and dark jazz-club- like lighting housed a packed ro...

Open Letter from Social Justice Students

Open Letter from Social Justice Students

May 22, 2017
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We have decided as a class to stand together as a diverse group of students who are working together on Social Justice issues, in the community at large, and in our school Community. We have also decided that it is important, as a class to express ourselves and have a voice to address the issue of t...

José Luis Sanchez-Ronquillo vs. The United States Of America: Another Chance To Delay Deportation

José Luis Sanchez-Ronquillo vs. The United States Of America: Another Chance To Delay Deportation

Kyndall Flowers
May 17, 2017
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  On Monday, May 9, Christie Linton, a Pioneer teacher, and members of By Any Means Necessary (BAMN), an affirmative action and immigrant rights group, gathered in Pioneer High School’s Little Theater. They were preparing to give a presentation on Jose Luis Sanchez-Ronquillo, a Pioneer father in danger of ...

CET Performs at Water Hill Music Festival: Photos

CET Performs at Water Hill Music Festival: Photos

Grace Jensen, Photography Editor
May 8, 2017
Filed under CATEGORY FRONT PAGE, FRONT PAGE, SCHOOL

On May 7 at a student's residence on Fountain Street, Ann Arbor, a group from Community Ensemble Theater performed a selection of songs from their spring musical Fiddler on the Roof. The front lawn was crowded with viewers, spilling out onto the street and the opposing sidewalk. Quinn Strassel, CET d...

Potential Art Show at the Neutral Zone

Potential Art Show at the Neutral Zone

Caitlin Mahoney, Arts editor
April 26, 2017
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On April 22 2017, the Neutral Zone opened up their annual Potential Art exhibit. Every year this gallery showcases artwork by 90 high schoolers from 13 high schools across Washtenaw county. Work displayed varies from sculptures to oil paintings to jewelry. 2017 marks the 35th year this juried exh...

On Soccer, Street Fighter, And Citizenship: Ann Arbor Father Faces Deportation

On Soccer, Street Fighter, And Citizenship: Ann Arbor Father Faces Deportation

Kyndall Flowers
April 24, 2017
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Charlie Sanchez’s  favorite Street Fighter 4 player is Ryu. When his father, Jose Luis Sanchez-Ronquillo, an immigrant from Puebla, Mexico, started winning in the duo’s favorite video game, the Bach Elementary 10-year-old learned Ryu’s Special Attacks to gain an edge on his father. Ronquillo’s...

Ann Arbor’s March for Science

Ann Arbor’s March for Science

Elena Bernier and Bella Yerkes
April 22, 2017
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Scientists, allies of scientists, teachers and those who just can’t believe what is happening in America during 2017 gathered in the Diag on Apr. 22, 2017, Earth Day, for the March for Science. Ann Arbor’s March for science was one of the many satellite marches based off Washington D.C.’s March ...

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