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Flying to victory: A closer look into Aerospace Engineering

Flying to victory: A closer look into Aerospace Engineering

Erin Kelly, Nicole Roth, and Brendan Davidson

December 15, 2016


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Students in Aerospace Engineering ended their five-week airplane design unit with a flight competition Dec. 12. Taught by John Mackin, science teacher, each student started designing their gliders with an Excel spreadsheet containing a list of constraints related to airplane design, then build the...

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Carson Anderson, Quentin Stepp, Vivian Kutheis

December 15, 2016


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    “We are just getting into the empty nesting. Our Kids are just moving out. We have three kids. Two are in college. They are coming home (this week). Gracie is coming home Thursday, David is coming home next week, and Patrick lives in town. It’s a tough adjustment and I don’t thin...

Photo gallery: VOK political compilation

Photo gallery: VOK political compilation

Kara Rieger, photographer

October 14, 2016


Filed under Photo, Photo Galleries, Visuals, Voices of Kirkwood

TKC went around Kirkwood to get opinions on this upcoming presidential election. Here are the results:  

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Chloë King, blog/podcast editor

March 25, 2016


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All Voices of Kirkwood Posts in one place, courtesy of our Kirkwood Call staff members.

VOK: 2.26

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Mara Hockerman, Gabi Baker, Melanie Witt, and Taylor Sweesy

February 26, 2016


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  Gabi Baker “I know everyone who comes here [Great Harvest]. We sit around and gab and solve all of the world’s problems.” Gabi Baker “What was the happiest day in your life?” “Oh, that’s an easy one. The day I met my wife. She was a student at Rice University. She wa...

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VOK: 2.23

Katie Hackett, Anna Mullendore, Katherine Hubbard, Jasper Kipp, and Adaline Bray

February 23, 2016


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Adaline Bray “[I’ve learned] to be patient. He keeps us young with all the aerobatic [stunts] and running around he does. He really adds life to [our] home.” Adaline Bray “It’s a more complicated world. Kirkwood is this cute little town, which in a way reminds of when I lived in Los Angeles forty five ye...

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VOK: 2.16

Mary Stuart Murray, Chase Kilby, Trevor Cleveland, Daniel Stobbe, and Lauren Pollmann

February 16, 2016


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  What’s your favorite christmas memory?  “Spending Christmas Eve at my grandmother’s.” “I walked into an IHOP and saw her, then I went and asked her out. We’ve been married for 39 years. It’ll be 40 years in January.” What’s the secret to a happy marriage? “Compromise....

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VOK: 2.5

Jake Siegel, Chloe King, Camille Baker, and Erica Miget

February 5, 2016


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Ellie Cassidy "I don't know that I've ever really had a time where I thought (life) was especially hard. I've had a couple calls where you're going into an abandoned building and you're like 'I have no idea what I'm walking into here." -Jeff Lofquist, left "The hardest time in my life? Probably moving...

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Katie Woodruff, Matthew Capriglione, Jane Stewart, and Anna Darnold

February 2, 2016


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TKC: "What are you doing during the holiday break?" “I’m looking forward to Christmas Break," Donald, Keysor Elementary crossing guard, said. "We’re going to Colorado to visit my sister who I haven’t seen in quite a few years. I haven’t been to Colorado since I was a teenager, so I’m looking...

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