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James Favot

James Favot, Copy Editor

  • Grade: 12th
  • Position: Copy Editor for Hi Spots
  • Who are you listening to currently? Étienne de Crécy
  • What are you most excited about for this school year? I'm looking forward to one more fun year of hoco, Ti-Fest, and Shrek musicals.
  • Where's your favorite place to go on the weekends? Progress Ridge
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Juniors Kyle Hering (left) and Tristan Parkinson (right) play against each other at the Chess Clubs tournament on Feb. 19. The club is very relaxing, junior Arslon Krebs said.

Chess club holds first tournament

By James Favot, Copy Editor
February 21, 2020
Freshman Gavin McLeod practices for an upcoming speech and debate tournament. The team has had five coaches in the past five years.

Coachless speech and debate

By James Favot, Copy Editor
February 5, 2020
Members from all four FTC teams piloted their robots at the Tigard Library on Sunday. Visitors had the opportunity to pilot the robots for themselves and learn more about Tigards robotics team.

Robotics team lets kids take the wheel

By James Favot, Copy Editor
December 10, 2019
Seniors Aaron Jobe (left) and Aaron Esau (right) placed third in the US Western Region at CSAW this year. their team was also ranked the eight high school team globally.

Esau and Jobe crack the code

By James Favot, Copy Editor
December 2, 2019
The Teen Library Council celebrates in the freshly painted alcove of the librarys new Teen Scene. The Council was involved in making the Teen Scene a reality.

Tigard Library organizes new Teen Scene

By James Favot, Copy Editor
November 10, 2019
From left to right: Khanh Nguyen (10), Xavier Walker (12) and Jimmy Nguyen (12) look through a sketchbook to compile ideas for their game. Studio Gemini is recruiting members to compete in this years OGPC.

Ready, set, game!

By James Favot, Copy Editor
October 22, 2019

Tigard High’s thoughts on new building

By James Favot, Copy Editor
September 27, 2019
Principal Brian Bailey speaks to students at the Welcome Back Assembly. For some students the assembly was the first time they had seen the new principal.

Bailey gets the grade

By James Favot, Copy Editor
September 18, 2019
Principal Andy Van Fleet will officially assume his position at Fowler on July 1, according to Supt. Dr. Sue Rieke-Smith.

Van Fleet announces leave

By James Favot, Copy Editor
June 15, 2019

Q&A with Debbie Ebert

By Bonifacio Yuzon, Staff Writer
June 15, 2019
Bob Gillingham, or Mango Bob, discusses the emotional cycle that can interfere with investments at Finance Fest on April 25. Students were able to eat dinner and attend sessions to learn about finance.

Finance Fest a success

By James Favot, Editor in Chief
April 30, 2019
Chris McIsaac jogs down the Boston roads on April 15. McIsaac finished with a final time of 3:54:32.

McIsaac back from Boston

By James Favot, Editor-in-Chief
April 29, 2019
Chris McIsaac runs in the 2017 5K Regatta Run. He hopes to run a sub 2:30 marathon in Boston.

McIsaac heads to Boston

By James Favot, Editor-in-Chief
April 9, 2019
Din Tai Fung is located adjacent to the now-closed Sears entrance at the Washington Square Mall. The Portland location is its first in Oregon.

[Photo] Din Tai Fung

By James Favot, Bonifacio Yuzon, Editor-in-Chief, Staff Writer
April 25, 2019
Several pixelated posters like these can be found throughout the halls of Tigard High.

Pixel art floods the halls

By James Favot, Editor-in-Chief
February 15, 2019
With the option of using the shack ruled out, the Tiger Cage is still waiting for a place to permanently settle.

Tiger Cage still homeless

By Bonifacio Yuzon, Staff Writer
December 14, 2018
The new desk/kiosk has many uses–a spot for security, a way to help direct people to the office, a hangout for the publications staff.

Meet the new school kiosk

By Bonifacio Yuzon, Staff Writer
November 20, 2018
Buttons and flyers in support of the education levy sit on a classic classroom chair. The bond passed with 74 percent approval.

District passes education levy

By James Favot, Editor-in-Chief
November 16, 2018
What happens when a social media company has the right to determine what you can and cannnot say?

Terms and censorship

By Bonifacio Yuzon, Staff Writer
September 28, 2018
School board members break the ground with golden shovels.

Kicking off construction

By James Favot, Editor-in-Chief
June 8, 2018
Sophomores Bonifacio Yuzon (left) and Tanner Watts (right) organized the walkout at Tigard High.

Stand for the Second

By James Favot, News Editor
April 30, 2018
Jeremy Hancock works on his teams robot tonight. State competition begins tomorrow.

Robotics teams roll to state

By James Favot, News Editor
February 23, 2018
A ritual of obedience

A ritual of obedience

By Bonifacio Yuzon, Guest Writer
February 23, 2018
Dorene Anderson Memorial

Dorene Anderson Memorial

By James Favot, News Editor
October 10, 2017
The THS Tech Team launches their balloon on eclipse day.

Epilogue of the eclipse

By James Favot, News Editor
September 29, 2017

Tech team robots roll out

By James Favot, Staff Writer
April 27, 2017
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