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Amerikaner gehen nach deutschland

Amerikaner gehen nach deutschland

Allie Hickenbotham, copy editor

September 6, 2016

After a seven-hour plane ride, 20 jet lagged, nervous and excited KHS students were greeted by the sound of music and cheering from their 20 German exchange partners in Hamburg, Germany June 2. These students were about to begin a month-long journey, known as the German American Partnership Program (GAPP). “I though...

Athlete of the Week: Rebecca Schulte

photo courtesy of Anna Schaeffer

Holden Foreman, sports writer

November 7, 2014

When the girls’ cross country team began this season, there were some new faces among the crowd, but head coach Gina Woodard said one stood above the rest in her discipline and consistency. Rebecca Schulte, a sophomore German exchange student, is the team’s only state qualifier this year. “She...

Taking on America one race at a time

Taking on America one race at a time

Annie Murphy, features writer

September 20, 2014

From Germany to New York and finally St. Louis, Rebecca Schulte, sophomore, quickly got used to the new environment when she came to America as a German exchange student. “I was happy that I had the chance [to come to America],” Schulte said. “I knew my host family before I came so it wasn’t...

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