The Kirkwood Call

Be the change you wish to see

Maggie Hallam

September 15, 2010

Filed under Opinions

It’s a problem that affects all genders. It’s a problem that affects all races. It’s a problem that affects all classes. It’s teen dating abuse, and it has no rules or regulations. Over the summer I went to a high school journalism camp (HSJI) at Indiana University. All the HSJI newspaper...

Lost in translation? “I-C-H-S”statue raises questions

Aubrey Beltran, Kevin Bedford, Maddy Ford, Claire Salzman, Jimmy McHugh

September 14, 2010

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Dedicated Sept. 2 as part of the new “Pioneer Circle” outside the varisty gym, the “KHS” statue has left most students quite confused. Five staff writers gathered to have a serious (ish) discussion and wonder why the statue reads “I-C-H-S” when the actual name of the high school is Kirkwood. ...

Letter to readers of The Call

Devan Coggan and Maggie Hallam

August 13, 2010

Filed under Opinions

Welcome to the 2010-2011 school year, and welcome to another year of The Kirkwood Call. As you may have noticed, The Kirkwood Call flag for this issue is designed around the World Cup. We wanted to pay tribute to the first day of school theme organized by the class of 2011 and help kick off the scho...

Guilty of self-defense

Aubrey Beltran

August 13, 2010

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As his fist makes contact with the chin of his tormentor, two years of pent up anger releases upon impact. Despite complaints to every level of administration, he’s been left on his own to handle the bully who has plagued him since freshman year. Now, as a junior, he has decided to handle the pr...

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