In-Depths

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College Rush

Story by Vivian Kolks | Photography by Emma Stiefel It’s the night before the deadline, but Lakota East alumni and former Spark editor-in-chief Christine Shi i...

Paying for College

Story by Michelle Chu | Photography by Emma Stiefel For years she has watched the football games off of her laptop at home, cheering the team on. She always dr...

Breaking Barriers

By Maddie Weikel | Photography by Maya Wells With the end of her senior year swiftly approaching, it was time for East student Amena Sheikh to choose a locatio...

Just a Cool Guy

By Brittany Meister | Photography by Colin Melick Born and raised in the United States, East junior Eric Luong has never made it to his cultural home in Guangx...

Making Zen

By Alyssa Hetterich She can do nothing more than smile and shake her head at the looks she encounters.  Time has taught her patience and tolerance toward the p...

Blessing from Abroad

By Kaily Hauck | Photography by Cara Satullo Born in Russia, East junior Christina Koenig was placed in an orphanage. Surrounded by  the shuffling feet of care...

Combatting Colorblindness

Story by Maddie Weikel | Infographic by Emma Stiefel The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) ruled in a 7-1 majority in favor of petitioner Abigail Fis...

Beyond Black and White

By Jennave Traore | Photography by Cara Satullo On the first day of school, a little girl imagines just for a second what it would be like to have straight, bl...
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