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Hearing Their Voices

Hearing Their Voices

Breanna Mitchell, Staff Writer
May 24, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

On Wednesday May 17, 2017, students performed works of poetry in Creekview’s fourth annual Poetry Slam organized by AP English Literature, Comp Poets, and the Poetry Slam Team. The night was dedicated to Peter Myers, a past english teacher at Creekview who passed away earlier this year. “Mr. Myer...

Mock Trial Wins Fifth In The Nation

Mock Trial Wins Fifth In The Nation

Emma Hoffman, Staff Writer
May 20, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

At a nationwide competition that took place in Hartford, Connecticut from May 10-13, the Mock Trial DBA team got 5th place, out of 46 teams (all of whom had won at their state level). This is the highest Creekview has ever ranked at the nationals level (previously it was 17th), and the highest a team f...

Wranglers and Wranglerettes

Wranglers and Wranglerettes

Cassie Gilpin, Staff Writer
May 16, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Wranglers have been part of a well loved tradition at Creekview for many years. They’ve evolved and changed throughout the years, but have always been able to maintain the Creekview spirit from the beginning. Kurtis Kelley, senior and captain of the Wranglers this year, discussed about the pro...

Early Graduation By The Numbers: An Inside Scoop From The Graduates

Early Graduation By The Numbers: An Inside Scoop From The Graduates

Emily Storey, Staff Writer
May 10, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Making it to graduation day is no easy feat; between credits, clubs and outside commitments, graduating on time can be a challenge. However, some Mustangs take this challenge and one up it by graduating a semester, or even a year, early. The first step is to accept the challenge. “I just have th...

Maximize Your Minimal Time

Maximize Your Minimal Time

Cassie Gilpin, Staff Writer
May 10, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

With AP Exam season in full swing, prom shopping, and some extracurricular activities still meeting, studying for finals or end of course exams might be the lowest priority on some students’ agendas. However, by balancing studying with the long list of activities students are involved in with healthy ef...

Men In Dance Pushing Boundaries

Men In Dance Pushing Boundaries

Breanna Mitchell, Staff Writer
May 4, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Beginning five years ago with only 14 students, Creekview’s Men’s Dance program has since flourished into a dynamic group of male students passionate about expressing themselves through movement. With the support of dance department director, Ronelle Eddings, the program has continued to gro...

National Honor Society Inducts New Students

National Honor Society Inducts New Students

Inaara Muhammad, Managing Editor
May 2, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Last night, the school inducted 85 new members into its National Honor Society. Students were selected through a competitive application process read by a selection committee. The application allowed the committee to measure the students’ standings to the four pillars of NHS: leadership, scholars...

Operation Kindness Visits During Lunches

Operation Kindness Visits During Lunches

Emily Keith, Staff Writer
April 28, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

On Tuesday, the Coalition for Healthy and Happy Animals Club (CHHA)  hosted a dog visit in cooperation with Operation Kindness in order to fundraise money for the shelter. “CHHA is about animal awareness, including education and community service,” club sponsor Ronelle Eddings said. Presi...

Creekview Mock Trial Team Best in State

Creekview Mock Trial Team Best in State

Emma Hoffman, Staff Writer
April 13, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

On March 4, the mock trial team emerged as the number one team in Texas. This is the fourth time in the last five years that Creekview is the state champion. To make it to the state level competition, the team first had to compete at the regionals level against other DFW teams. The top 28 teams in th...

Soul Mate of Colleges

Soul Mate of Colleges

Payton Whittaker, Editor in Chief
February 22, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

College is not for everybody, but for those who agree that a higher education is worth its cost, or are only going to college for fear of being disowned, the process is grueling. Not everyone can look like Channing Tatum or Megan Fox. Although they look nice on the outside, what’s on the inside sh...

Early Graduation By The Numbers

Early Graduation By The Numbers

Emily Storey, Staff Writer
February 10, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

The Unwritten Rules of Living in a College Dorm

The Unwritten Rules of Living in a College Dorm

Payton Whittaker, Editor in Chief
February 3, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

  Have you ever gotten tired of hearing the same old advice from adults about how to survive college? You get things like "Go to class," or "make sure you study," or "get involved," and the dreaded "be yourself." Seriously, who does that anymore? Well here is where I can help you. Below is ...

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