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Homegrown Play Places at Bi-District

April 10

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By Haley Yates The Theatre Magnet competed in the district level UIL competition on March 28th, performing an original one-act play "Wunderland." The group advanced to the bi-district level for the first time in 15 years where they performed the play again at Joh...

Japanese Students Excel at Regionals

April 9

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By Deemah Pulak Sophomore Sandra Nguyen nervously walked to the front of the class to present her poetry piece in preparation for the Regional Japanese Competition. Richardson students took home seven awards, and six of them wi...

Class Officers Announced

March 25

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By Mubarrat Choudhury Students spilled into the Eagle’s Nest during both lunches, crowding around the candidate list to vote for class officers last Friday. After a long week of campaigning, the student council tallied the vo...

Students’ Short Film Shown at Film Festival

March 18

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By Haley Yates In eighth grade, juniors Abbie Vandruff, Calvin Hebst and Poom Wattanapan came up with an idea for a film that explained the different stages of grief. They would reflect the stages through a group of friends, each...

Students’ Artwork Exhibited at Gallery

March 17

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By Deemah Pulak Senior Siobhan O'Casey slowly walked through the Texas Visual Arts Association (TVAA) Downtown Art Gallery staring in awe at the intricate pieces of artwork, doubting that her art would ever be there. Every year, ou...

Orchestra Sweeps at Regionals

March 3

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By Deemah Pulak The Philharmonic Orchestra stood up and cheered as orchestra director Cathy Wiechmann stepped onto the bus and held up the shining trophy. Both Philharmonic and Chamber orchestras took sweepstakes at the 2015 UIL Regional competition hosted by Rockwall Heath. “We were all very excited when we found out,” ...

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