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Calligraphic Magic

Calligraphic Magic

Ani Nuthalapati, Managing Editor of Web

September 18, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

Calligraphy club, which meets on Mondays in room 1904, is open to students of all experience levels.

Ready, Set, Stitch

Ready, Set, Stitch

Ayla Dursun, Staff Reporter

September 9, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

Hands busily wound string into stitches during the first meeting of Stevenson's new Knitting Club on Monday, August 27th. With the start of the school year, many students are looking for new clubs to join. Knitting Club meets Mondays after school in room 7064. Those with no prior experience can learn to...

Full STEAM Ahead

Full STEAM Ahead

Ojasvi Saxena, Staff Reporter

September 5, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

Girls in STEAM meets every Wednesday after school in the Link Lab from 3:30-4: 30 PM. The club aims to promote girls in coding, engineering, and math fields as the gender gap in those industries grows at an increasingly fast pace.

Model United Nations

Model United Nations

Brare Thompson, Staff Reporter

August 29, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

Sitting in circles, students take turns giving impromptu speeches about a topic the group suggests. In one circle, someone gives a passionate speech about how much he does not care about his assigned topic, the USSR. In another, one compares Gatorade flavors. They are being timed on how long they can talk witho...

TEAMS Road to Success

TEAMS Road to Success

Christie Lee, Web Editor

August 16, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

The room was packed. Hundreds of high schoolers from all across the country were working eagerly, either on a set of math problems or on designing a building that conserved heat for a battery. Philena Liu ’20 stared intently at her set of questions, biting her pencil. As she bubbled in her answers,...

Interactive Gamers Club Evolves to Pokémon

Interactive Gamers Club Evolves to Pokémon

Christie Lee, Staff Reporter

November 22, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

In the 2015 Pokémon World Championships, Alyssa Smith ’20 shuffles 60 cards with rapid succession in her constructed deck. Her hand motions soon become an indistinguishable blur. After her opponent is unable to counter her attacks, she beams and proceeds the game. Smith is in Stevenson’s Interact...

School of Rock

School of Rock

Ellie Baden, Features Editor

November 3, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

Almost every week, teachers Chip Tompson, Alice Nuteson, Don Carmichael and Scott Williams meet to rehearse for their band, After School Special. The band, named after a television show that aired in the last few decades of the twentieth century, is made up of either current or retired Stevenson teachers. ...

Teacher runs for school board

Maya Parekh, Staff Reporter

March 20, 2017


Filed under Features

From practicing martial arts to being a national leader for teaching sociology, sociology teacher Christopher Salituro has brought his unique experiences to Stevenson. Salituro, a teacher at Stevenson for 18 years, spent the beginning of his career teaching English at a school in Japan. Although it...

Protect and connect

Protect and connect

Grace Westphal, Staff Reporter

March 20, 2017


Filed under Features

From the Point to the Field House doors there are thousands of students, parents and teachers constantly entering and exiting the building. Even though each face is caught on camera by one of the hundreds of security cameras always on at Stevenson, it’s hard, in a sea of over 4,000, to know if and...

Smoking up the community

Smoking up the community

Kendall Roberts, Staff Reporter

March 20, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

When a teen goes out in public, it’s no shock that they will see huge, colorful bulletin boards promoting e-cigarettes or find stores selling them within reach. Even in their own homes, students are blasted daily with social media and advertisements of vaping, as well as rumors of past weekend parties...

The future of online schooling

The future of online schooling

Yana Bushuyeva and Victoria Kolotov

March 2, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

The sounds of clicking and the soft hum of the computer engines replace those of crumpling papers and moving pencils. Students rise to communicate and share ideas with their classmates, efficiently continuing their work without bothering anyone for assistance. An adult observes, pushing the...

A scheme to stream

A scheme to stream

Alisa Mufti, Staff Reporter

March 2, 2017


Filed under Features

Bright lights, the roar of the crowd and booming music. These are all things captured by Stevenson’s basketball players and fans alike on a Friday night. They are also captured by Stevenson’s television (SHSTV) and radio club who broadcast the game to people around the world. You might have se...

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