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Gallery: Students, teachers showcase talent at Consolapalooza

Gallery: Students, teachers showcase talent at Consolapalooza

by Rojas Oliva, entertainment editor Consolapalooza, Consol’s annual one-night take on a music festival, kept the neighbors up last Saturday, April 12. Performances ranged from acoustic covers and beatboxing to original songs performed...

 

Q&A: Early graduate discusses experience with alternative schooling

Q&A: Early graduate discusses experience with alternative schooling

The Roar talked to early graduate and former Consol student, Liz Burley, about graduating a semester early and transferring to Timber Academy for her final semester of high school. Why did you start Timber Academy? I graduated early with a...

 

Gallery: National Signing Day ceremony recognizes senior athletes

Gallery: National Signing Day ceremony recognizes senior athletes

by Nicole Farrell and Eva Araujo, senior editor and photography editor On Wednesday, Feb. 5, 14 seniors signed their letters of intent at a ceremony hosted by their coaches, who took time to speak about each of their athletes. Athletes signed...

 

Gallery: Invisible Children raises funds through annual fashion show

Gallery: Invisible Children raises funds through annual fashion show

by Dana Branham & Eva Araujo, editor-in-chief & photography editor On Saturday, Feb. 1, students and parents gathered in the auditorium for Invisible Children’s annual fashion show. Coordinated by sponsor Lindsay Zahn and president...

 

Gallery: Wrestling tournament qualifies district competitors for regionals

Gallery: Wrestling tournament qualifies district competitors for regionals

by Eva Araujo, photography editor On Saturday, Jan. 25, the wrestling team met at Bryan High School for their district tournament. Coach David Salyer said he was impressed with the teams’ performance, and believes their work will allow...

 

Varsity orchestra, wind ensemble join up for full orchestra concert

Varsity orchestra, wind ensemble join up for full orchestra concert

by Michelle Liu, managing editor In combining selected wind ensemble players and the varsity orchestra, the orchestra’s winter concert ended with a bang–or rather, some bells–on last Tuesday, Dec. 3. “We’ve been wanting...

 

Q&A: Freshman Paige Alvarez expresses love for soccer

Q&A: Freshman Paige Alvarez expresses love for soccer

by Eva Araujo, photography editor The Roar talks with freshman Paige Alvarez, whose passion is playing school and competitive soccer. How long have you been playing soccer? Ever since I was four. I play on a select tournament team, Challenge,...

 

Diverse cultural background provides freshman swimmer with unique opportunities

Diverse cultural background provides freshman swimmer with unique opportunities

by Eva Araujo, photography editor “Ahoj!” “Hallo!” “Сайн уу!” “Hello!” Your average, run-of-the-mill Joe could only confess to recognizing one, maybe two of these greetings. But freshman Yanichka Ariunbold could hardly...

 

Freshman class president strives for perfection to make difference as young leader

Freshman class president strives for perfection to make difference as young leader

by Eva Araujo, photography editor Every few years, a prodigal leader is born. If they’re lucky, parents are blessed with maybe one of these leaders in the family. And, if they’re really lucky, they’re the Malavé family. Freshman...

 

Q&A: Freshman Lauryn Scruggs discusses varsity position on tennis team

Q&A: Freshman Lauryn Scruggs discusses varsity position on tennis team

by Eva Araujo, photography editor The Roar spoke to freshman Lauryn Scruggs to discuss her experiences on the varsity tennis team. How long have you been playing tennis? About a year and a half. Why did you start playing? Well, I quit competitive...