The Kirkwood Call

The elephant in the room

The elephant in the room

Allie Hickenbotham, copy editor

March 5, 2018

I remember the day Donald Trump was elected the 45th president of the United States. I remember going to school and seeing students crying, complaining and overall feeling like everyone was walking around with a storm cloud over their heads. I remember in every one of my classes someone talking nega...

Pion-ear: Divide

photo courtesy of Meddlez under the Creative Commons license

Abby Geisz, copy editor

March 9, 2017

Rating: 4 and a half out of 5 stars Ed Sheeran’s third album, “÷” pronounced “divide,” was released after the artist took a one-year hiatus from social media March 3. Sheeran first took the world stage in 2011 with his studio album, “+”, but didn’t become a superstar until 2014 with his a...

The divide

Julia Wunning-Zimmer and Olivia Rekittke

March 10, 2015

This video is an online collaboration with "The Divide", an article written by Mimi Wright and Anna Mullendore in the newest issue of TKC.  In this video, students and staff were asked various questions regarding their observations about the racial divide at KHS, and possible solutions that would result...

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