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Incompetent ICE system violates core U.S. values
We need gun-control reform not gun-control debate

We need gun-control reform not gun-control debate

May 25, 2018

Closing the testing gap

Closing the testing gap

May 18, 2018

A mix of burnt orange and royal blue

A mix of burnt orange and royal blue

May 14, 2018

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A Pearl in the pool
You Can Bet On It

You Can Bet On It

May 31, 2018

Down and derby

Down and derby

May 9, 2018

Texas Rowing Center wins Central Youth team title

Texas Rowing Center wins Central Youth team title

May 8, 2018

Medina Valley edges Mac in bizarre bi-district game

Medina Valley edges Mac in bizarre bi-district game

May 5, 2018

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You Can Bet On It
Rhodes Traveled: Corpus Christi and Port Aransas

Rhodes Traveled: Corpus Christi and Port Aransas

May 24, 2018

Rhodes Traveled: New York City

Rhodes Traveled: New York City

April 12, 2018

Brackets? We don’t need no stinkin’ brackets!

Brackets? We don’t need no stinkin’ brackets!

March 10, 2018

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Vargas makes history and major impact
Through hard work, perseverance, Zepeda-Sanic to finish journey from Guatemala to Ivy League

Through hard work, perseverance, Zepeda-Sanic to finish journey from Guatemala to Ivy League

June 11, 2018

Looking back on year one at Mac

Looking back on year one at Mac

June 10, 2018

Graduation, gap year are tickets to world travel

Graduation, gap year are tickets to world travel

June 4, 2018

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Vargas makes history and major impact
Music to Our Ears

Music to Our Ears

May 29, 2018

Tierney headed home to New York

Tierney headed home to New York

May 21, 2018

Artistically Speaking: Aubrey Brown

Artistically Speaking: Aubrey Brown

May 10, 2018

Breakfast Bards

Breakfast Bards

April 24, 2018

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Graduation Gallery 2018
Music to Our Ears

Music to Our Ears

May 29, 2018

44 Pictures of 44 Presidents

44 Pictures of 44 Presidents

May 22, 2018

Tierney headed home to New York

Tierney headed home to New York

May 21, 2018

A year in the life of Mac

A year in the life of Mac

May 15, 2018

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Vargas makes history and major impact

Lindsey Plotkin, Mac Photojournalism
June 17, 2018

Matthew Vargas is not a typical McCallum freshman. While he is involved in many activities at McCallum, like the McCallum Christian Community where he is a student leader, he has found his McCallum home in the dance program and on the Blue Brigade. “Dancing has allowed me to be myself and has given me something I’ve fallen in love with,” said Vargas, who has been dancing since he was 7 years...

Two-year colleges offer many pluses

Sophie Ryland
June 13, 2018

At age 17, Valerie Paton graduated from high school in December of her senior year with a nearly perfect ACT score. Many driven students like her had set their sights on schools like Harvard and Yale, but she instead chose to attend a community college. “It was a perfect place for me to go,” said Paton, a first-generation college student. “I was young, I needed to stay at home for a little...

Through hard work, perseverance, Zepeda-Sanic to finish journey from Guatemala to Ivy League

Gregory James, staff reporter
June 11, 2018

Josue Zepeda-Sanic is not a typical high school student. He has been accepted at Brown University on a full scholarship. But it’s not just the destination that makes Zepeda-Sanic stand out. It’s his journey to get there. When he immigrated from Guatemala, Zepeda-Sanic did not know a word of English. While most students would be able to join an English as a second language course, Zepeda-Sanic’s...

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