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Stargazing

Anna Roberts, Staff Writer
September 26, 2011
Filed under Features, Top Stories

Recently, I have been thinking about participating in stargazing, but the question is... where do I go to stargaze? There are a few places around here that host astronomy activities, like star parties and planetarium shows in Portland. OMSI and Rose City Astronomers have two clubs that you can partak...

Formal Friday creates a new type of spirit

Formal Friday creates a new type of spirit

Lindsay Gill, Staff Writer
September 25, 2011
Filed under Poplife, Top Stories

Fridays have been revamped and restyled. A popular trend from last year has resurfaced this year at Tigard: Formal Friday. Every Friday, those who are in the spirit come to school dressed up in their nicest clothes. One of the initiators of Formal Fridays, Mick Potter, says “It was a weird experience,...

Teacher opinions on texting in class

Teacher opinions on texting in class

Allie Chino, Staff Writer
September 23, 2011
Filed under Features, Top Stories

Texting in class: it’s something that we all do, but don't admit to. Although many will boast about how they can always get away with it, are all teachers really that lax about it? “It’s a distraction. Besides, no one has anything important to say,” said I.B. coordinator and teacher Ken Teschner,...

Water Polo gets off to a great start

Water Polo gets off to a great start

Emily Pfeiffer, Staff Writer
September 23, 2011
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Tigard High girls and boys Water polo Team has gotten off to a great start this season. The girls' team has played three games and won two of those. The boys' team has played four games and won one. For the girls team, this year's captains are Tess Langseth-Depaolis (senior) and Brett Higgins (senior)....

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