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Paying Dreams

Paying Dreams

Irais Amaro, Staff Reporter
May 2, 2013
Filed under Student Life

Jobs come in all shapes and sizes. Ranging from working the fryer to answering phone calls. For teenagers, these are more of the common jobs. We dream not of just working the fryer but the fryer in our own restaurant and answering phone calls to the mayor's office. When we were little things were a...

Seniors! Seniors! Read All About It!

Lezli Perez, Section Editor
April 26, 2013
Filed under Student Life

So, students are all well aware of the approaching end of the school year, and it seems that seniors have been slowly realizing it. Of course, this leads to a serious case of senioritis, taking over worse than the flu. But it also means a near deadline for senior fees to be payed. As a senior, taking p...

Treading Water

Jonathan Carranza, Staff Reporter
April 11, 2013
Filed under News, Sports, Student Life

Juarez's girls water polo team has had an important role in contributing for sports in our school. They are currently 6-3. Star players like Daphne Hernandez, their leading scorer, make the school's sports reputation shine even more. Daphne isn't the only great player; but Selena Sandoval is another...

Five Freakin’ Fun Days

Five Freakin’ Fun Days

Zuleima Martinez, Staff Reporter
April 10, 2013
Filed under Student Life

Senior week is one of the most exciting week for seniors.This year senior week was from Feb 18-22. The different days to dress up and stand out, were Pjama day, twin day, Retro day, mix and match day and to end senior week was character day. All seniors who wanted and were allowed to participate ...

Prom?

Prom?

Viviana Gonzalez and Elisa DIaz
April 9, 2013
Filed under Student Life

Have you been asked to prom yet? Well Senior boys at Juarez are getting creative this year. You won't be hearing the lame phrase, "Will you go to prom with me?" Some Seniors are tapping into their creative minds. "The way I ask my date out to prom is through poetry," said  Senior Laurice Sanders. That...

Everyday They’re Shufflin’

Everyday They’re Shufflin’

Irais Amaro, Staff reporter
April 3, 2013
Filed under Student Life

Playing cards has become a hit at Benito Juarez. It turned into a daily activity for students in their free period. "I like playing cards because it's fun and now that we have a long lunch period there is nothing to do," says Diego Canseco. For some students playing cards is a way to fill time when they get done with their work early. "I mostly ...

The Fighting Eagle

The Fighting Eagle

Giovanni Diaz, Staff Reporter
March 21, 2013
Filed under Sports, Student Life

"Taking second in JV state is one of my biggest things ive accomplished this year" said Omar Ibarra, runner up at the state wrestling tournament of Illinois.   The tournament took place over the weekend march 9-10 in Springfield about a 3 hour drive   "it was worth the driv...

Turning Points and Turning Boards

Turning Points and Turning Boards

Rocio Zavala, Editor
March 14, 2013
Filed under Student Life

Benito Juarez's annual History Fair has begun and many Honors US History students are hard at work on their projects. The History Fair is a big commitment for the students, they need to come up with a topic that is relevant to this year's theme, Turning Points in History, as well as connect that topic...

Juarez celebrates International Night

Juarez celebrates International Night

March 5, 2013
Filed under News, Student Life

Benito Juarez's Annual International Night will be held on March 21st this year, from 5 to 7 PM in the school patio. Come for an indulgence of multicultural experiences that the students themselves are presenting! It is free and open to everyone.

What Is The Heights?

Giovanni Diaz, Staff Reporter
March 5, 2013
Filed under News, Student Life

Chicago Shakespeare Theatre along with Latinos Progresando and Pilsen community is constructing an opera coming this April to our school. The opera, The Heights, consists of music including rap, hip hop and salsa. Come check out this Opera on April 8 at 7 pm and show support for our community and school. ...

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