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VOLUME 12, NUMBER 16

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-- Remembering Rosa Parks --

1913-2005

Inspiration in third grade

 -- By Zach Brokenrope


Sitting in Rosa Parks' seat on The Bus

 -- By Tara Brooke Stacey


Her legacy makes the Motor City proud

 -- By Liane Harder


We are all Rosa Parks

 -- By Michel Lee


Justin Skaradosky/The Tattoo




Teachers find rewards in El Salvador

Expecting a rural, underdeveloped nation when they came to El Salvador to teach, several English-speaking foreigners learned a lesson of their own – that the Central American nation is a vibrant country full of friendly people and eager students.

Teaching immerses foreigners – mostly from the United States, but also from Britain, Canada and Australia – into the Salvadoran culture. For some of them, it’s a place they choose to call home.

 – By Oscar Ramirez

 

- senior journal -

Sleepwriting

During senior year it seems like a great to-do list forms that includes all the step-by-step procedures we need to complete in order to get our diploma, get into college, and not be total failures in life.

Piles of homework from AP classes, college applications and essays, sports, and long work hours – most often from grueling minimum wage jobs – are just a few items on the list that seems to grow by the day.

– By Stefan Koski

Don't miss Eric Simmon's photos and story about Hurricane Wilma's impact in Port Saint Lucie, Florida.

Hurricane Wilma smacks Florida's Treasure Coast

Also, don't miss the continuing story of a 17-year-old evacuee in Louisiana. Read Samantha Perez's heartbreaking, wonderful

Hurricane Journal


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