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Cleveland’s annual Versus week continues to promote pride

Cleveland’s annual Versus week continues to promote pride

By Carlin MacMillan and Lina Clark

April 13

Filed under Education, News

  The annual Versus assembly was held on March 10, a week of proud celebration and competition fo...

College advice for students both over and underprepared

By Quinn Gonzales, Reporter

April 13

Filed under Commentary, Education

Finding the perfect college is impossible. No matter how thoroughly you search or how many resources you use, you will never find the college that has everything you want. But, if you can keep an even head and stay organized, you can find a college that will give you one of the best experiences of your life, even if it's not...

A.C.E. students building their own future

By Quinn Gonzales, Reporter

April 13

Filed under Education, News

The A.C.E. program isn't only about building structures, but building connections. The Architecture Construction and Engineering program is a mentorship program that links young students interested in a profession with a master in the field. This national program hopes to instruct students about the variety of technical ca...

Round Four: Cleveland 100 year celebration winner… Soren Kennedy

Round Four: Cleveland 100 year celebration winner… Soren Kennedy

April 11

Congratulations to senior Soren Kennedy for being the round four winner of the Cleveland Clarion Trivia Contest. Kennedy was able to correctly state that the Elton Field ...

Bullseye Glass scandal widens

By Caroline Diamond, Reporter

April 11

Filed under Education, Health, News, Politics

On Feb. 3, Bullseye Glass Company turned from an unnoticed industrial building to a Cleveland household name. In the past month, scientific data has been thoroughly analyzed, depicting the effects of both cadmium and arsenic on our inner southeast community. However, as science and factual data collection slows, the political...

Charisse Hung and Adam Nayak excel in regional science fair

By Caroline Diamond, Reporter

April 11

Filed under Education, News, Technology

On March 10, Charisse Hung and Adam Nayak competed in the Portland Public School’s Science Expo (PPSSE) hosted at PCC Sylvania, the qualifying contest to Oregon’s state competition, and later the Intel International Engineering and Science Fair (Intel ISEF), the largest pre-college science competition in the world. This ...

Cleveland Singer wins PIL

By Anna Rollins and Caroline Diamond

April 11

Filed under Arts, News, Performing Arts

Cleveland sophomore Mikaela Clarke took first in the PIL mezzos individual singing competition, winning with a score of 99 out of 100. This is the competition that qualifies singers for state. It is a one-on-one recital between the student performer and a judge in which the student must sing two pieces, at least one must...

Merrick Garland Nominated for Supreme Court

By Sophie Brown, Reporter

April 11

Filed under News, Politics

On Feb. 13, Supreme Court justice Antonin Scalia died from natural causes in his hotel room at the age of 79. Appointed by President Ronald Reagan in 1986, Scalia was the leading conservative judge on the Supreme Court. Immediately following his death, controversy reigned over whether President Barack Obama should pick a rep...

Bernie Sanders Rally in Portland

By Sophie Brown, Reporter

April 11

Filed under News, Politics

On March 25, thousands of people greeted Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders for a rally at the Moda Center in Portland. Later, social media erupted after a bird flew on Sander’s podium in the middle of his speech. “I think, I think there might be some symbolism here. I know it doesn’t look like it, but ...

Four distinguished alumni honored

Four distinguished alumni honored

March 19

The class of 2016 will be the 100th graduating class of Cleveland High School. With the years of hist...

CHS members work towards voting rights

By Emily Diamond, Editor-in-Chief

March 11

Filed under Education, Politics

With the Democratic and Republican primaries well underway, many people at Cleveland are thinking about the voting process and the importance of expressing one’s opinions. For many high school students, they must only take a few minutes out of their day to register to vote. However, other students and teachers are still ...

Tastebuds: Look no further than Burgerville for lunch

By Marc Duhamel, Reporter

March 10

Filed under Health, Reviews

Have you ever been looking for somewhere to get some good food but you couldn't find the perfect place? Look no further, there has been a place right under your nose: Burgerville. The franchise has been around for 52 years. Our local Burgerville on 26th and Powell has been cooking up burgers for 20 years and they support...

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