Spark Newsmagazine

Spark

Spark Newsmagazine

Spark

Spark Newsmagazine

Spark

Choosing a College

Choosing a College

November 11, 2016

Most students are faced with an overwhelming amount of choices when trying to choose a college. Spark spoke to some people about what should be prioritized when choosing where to apply and enroll. Created...

College Rush

College Rush

November 11, 2016

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 isn’t frantically writing or copy editing,...

A representative from Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University waits to speak to students at the NSPA/JEA Fall Convention.

Paying for College

November 11, 2016

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 dreamed of the moment she would become a Buckeye...

East Students Supporting Donald Trump

East Students Supporting Donald Trump

November 8, 2016

Story by Lexy Harrison | Photography by Emma Stiefel The woman with 3,000 deleted emails. The man with 75 lawsuits. Both viciously competing for the title of President of the United States and a chance...

East Students Supporting Hillary Clinton

East Students Supporting Hillary Clinton

November 8, 2016

Story by Julianne Ford | Photography Emma Stiefel He sits in economics class calculating the exact amount of money he would owe Purdue University, his dream school, if he attended the college. The total,...

In the Age of Voting

In the Age of Voting

November 8, 2016

Story by Dani Dudash | Photo Illustration by Emma Stiefel She watches her parents go through the heavy metal doors of the school gymnasium, waiting for them to return. With curious eyes she observes the...

Swinging Into The Election

Swinging Into The Election

November 8, 2016

By Lina Kaval | Photo Illustration by Emma Stiefel Sharon Urick, mother of East sophomore Abbie Urick, was raised Republican. But after Sharon married and moved to West Chester, she learned that she had...

Opinion Column: Dont Demote the Right to Vote

Opinion Column: Don’t Demote the Right to Vote

November 8, 2016

By Cara Satullo | Photography by Frank Satullo I woke up this morning and laid in bed for a few minutes, letting it sink in that today is the day I vote for the first time. I turned 18 in October, just...

East Students Supporting Gary Johnson

East Students Supporting Gary Johnson

November 8, 2016

By Caroline Bumgarner | Photography by Emma Stiefel He dedicated hours to the tedious work of searching through high school and college directories for any club leader with potential interest in forming...

Head to Head: Presidential Election

Head to Head: Presidential Election

November 8, 2016

Head to Head: Presidential Election [column size=one_half position=first ] Why Trump Should be President By Jack Parr The United States has a lot of problems that need fixing. There’s a staggering...

The East Gay Straight Alliance participated in Ally Week Sept. 26-30 by allowing students to sign pledges to show their support for the LGBT community.

199 Students Sign Rainbow Pledges For Ally Week

October 31, 2016

By Vivian Kolks | Photography by Emma Stiefel Stickers of all shapes, sizes and colors have taken over Lakota East, joining the display of signed pledges on the wall next to the cafeteria doors. This...

Lakota East and Lakota West seniors were recognized at the Sept. 26 Board of Education meeting for qualifying as National Merit Semi-Finalists.

Nine East Students Qualify as National Merit Semi-Finalists

October 22, 2016

By Julianne Ford | Photography used with permission by Amy Stiefel Nine Lakota East students were informed that their PSAT/NMSQT scores qualified them to be National Merit Semifinalists in September....

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