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Speech Talks: Diversity

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Anthony Speech, assistant public relations editor

January 28, 2019

*Disclaimer: TKC understands the potentially offensive nature of the word choice in this article. After staff discussions and legal advice from the Student Press Law Center (SPLC), we decided to support the writer’s decision. Please email us at [email protected] with any que...

Exploring KHS

Maisie Bradley, sports writer

February 16, 2017

Join TKC’s Maisie Bradley, Adler Bowman and Matt Capriglione on a thrilling adventure as they travel to unexplored places on the KHS campus. Watch this never-before-seen footage of the roof, boiler room and underground maintenance tunnels. Skip to 0:28 for the roof, 1:32 for the boiler room and 3:18 f...

Winter break poll: what are you looking forward to?

Winter break poll: what are you looking forward to?

Chase Kilby, photographer

December 8, 2015

 Answer the following questions to find out what people are looking forward to (and not looking forward to) over winter break, after deciding for yourself....

What are you afraid of?: List of the most common fears

What are you afraid of?: List of the most common fears

Matt Small, web staff

November 13, 2015

  While Halloween may be over, many everyday people still have to struggle with debilitating fears. These people suffer from phobias, disorders that induce extreme fears. There are hundreds of different types. It can be difficult to remember all of them, but have no fear, the following list ex...

Mammoth madness

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Extinct Species That Could be Brought Back – from the NG DeExtinction site 

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A museum worker inspects a replica of a woolly mammoth (Mammuthus primigenius), a species that went extinct 3,000 to 10,000 years ago. In March 2012, scientists in Russia and South Korea announced a partnership to try to clone the mammoth and generate a living specimen

Chloë King, web staff

April 27, 2015

Most people have seen Jurassic Park, but if you haven’t, here’s a quick run down. A bunch of phoney science is used to mix insect DNA with dinosaur DNA, and this full set is used to make modern living dinos. This, then, is used for a possible theme park that goes horribly wrong and ends in aroun...

TKC Podcast: Charity

TKC Podcast: Charity

Bradley Fargo, Ethan Cost, Lucy Waldemer, and Alexa Kannenberg

December 15, 2014

Bradley Fargo, Lucy Waldemer, Ethan Cost and Alexa Kannenberg address the issue of homelessness in the Saint Louis area and how the public views them. They also discuss the newest issue of The Kirkwood Call which covers various charities and organizations. The issue will be available on (12/16/14)...

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