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Larissa Herold, Editor-In-Chief

November 9, 2016

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Record-setting. That’s the best word to describe the orchestra, which saw an all-time high 16 members qualify for the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) Region Orchestra. “Please help me congratulate these stude...

New Kids on the Block

Desirae Gonzalez, Reporter

October 3, 2016

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The bell rang and the halls flooded with laughter of students and staff. The school  buzzed with a sense of community, and this year brought forth new additions to the Mav family. “Honestly, it was my number one choice,”...

How to Teach a Teacher

Amrin Madhani, Editor-in-chief

June 20, 2016

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It is a universal truth that Mondays are rough for everyone. Regardless of your position (teacher, student, administration) chances are the day will probably feel: a.) too long, b.) too boring, c.) too tedious, or d.) all of ...

See You on Broadway

Anna Qi, News Editor

June 17, 2016

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The entire auditorium is dim, and the audience is buzzing with excited whispers. It is five minutes until showtime and every seat from the left to the right wing of the stage is full. Even so, people are still filing in one after a...

In the Mood for Food

Anna Qi, News Editor

June 16, 2016

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With less than a month left of school, organizations inside and outside of the classroom are having their last events to commemorate the final moments of the year. In academics, AP exams and finals mark the closing of the year, ...

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