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New Club: MUSE

Maya Wijiweera, Of the Talon Staff

September 29, 2017


Filed under Club Hub, FEATURES

Over the summer, sophomore Lois Westland decided to establish a new club that will be teaching students about gender equality and the meaning of feminism throughout the school year. Westland wants to build cognizance around the subject by participating in the Homecoming parade and gathering intere...

Coding club

Lily Porter, Of the Talon Staff

September 29, 2017


Filed under FEATURES

  Beginning just two years ago, the Coding Club learns about programming and creating apps, websites, and games, as well as compete in programming competitions and hackathons. During the 2016-2017 school year, there were about 20 members. This year however, it is likely that there will be c...

Biodiesel club

Kiki Wagner, Of the Talon Staff

September 29, 2017


Filed under Club Hub, FEATURES, Uncategorized

  Biodiesel club had their first meeting of the year with at least 25 members present. Biodiesel meets every Monday and mainly focuses on making Biodiesel from waste vegetable oil. Biodiesel is a fuel made from vegetable oils or recycled restaurant grease. Biodiesel is efficient because it ...

Robotics Club

Ethan Groves, Of the Talon Staff

September 27, 2017


Filed under FEATURES

The Robotics Team, sponsored by science teacher Angela Schneider, had their first meeting on Aug 29 with 12 members present. The school’s Robotics Team is part of FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) which is an intermediate league where the competitors all build one small robot to perform a large task or m...

Vintage Hitchcock

Nicole Gutierrez, Of the Talon Staff

September 27, 2017


Filed under FEATURES

On Aug. 28 and 29, Theater Director Katherine Fischer held auditions for the upcoming fall play ‘Vintage Hitchcock: A Live Radio Play’. Set in a 1940s radio station, the play consists of three Hitchcock plays as well as some commercials. In preparation for the play, Fischer said she first began by...

Summit Falcons v. Eureka Wildcats

September 27, 2017


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Trading card club

Michelle Gutierrez, Of the Talon Staff

September 27, 2017


Filed under FEATURES

  The Trading Card Gaming Group (TCG) is a club students can go to in order to share their interest in trading card games and several other types of games. Science teacher Sean Torgoley is TCG's sponsor. TCG includes a large variety of games ranging from ‘Go Fish’ to specific trading car...

Drum Corp

Isabella Eslick, News Editor

September 27, 2017


Filed under NEWS, Uncategorized

Drum corps, an activity related to marching band, is garnering even more attention than ever before from current students and numerous alumni. Unlike marching band, drum corps only allows brass and percussion instruments and a colorguard. Hundreds of corps operate independently across the country...

Summit Falcons v. Eureka Wildcats

September 26, 2017


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