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UNICEF club hosts fundraiser for Syria

UNICEF club hosts fundraiser for Syria

Felix Kalvesmaki, Commentary editor

The UNICEF club is hosting a bake sale outside the cafeteria until April 28 to benefit refugees and others in need in Syria. UNICEF, or the United Nations International ...

2 days ago

Red Cross Eagles Blood Drive

Francis Salazar, Staff writer

On April 17 Red Cross Eagles hosted their third blood drive of the school year.     The Red Cross Eagles plan on doing more blood drives in the upcoming school ...

2 days ago

Animation places at State UIL

Animation places at State UIL

Felix Kalvesmaki, Commentary editor

Two films created by animation students, “Flightless” and “Cowboys and Candles,” placed at a State UIL competition on March 1. “Flightless” took direction from senior Sara...

April 19, 2017

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Mark and Tate NCAA Coverage #2

Tate Peterson and Mark Young
March 29, 2017

https://soundcloud.com/allen-student-press/mark-and-tate-ncaa-tournament-coverage-2

Mark and Tate NCAA Basketball Tournament coverage 1

Tate Peterson and Mark Young
March 23, 2017

https://soundcloud.com/allen-student-press/mark-and-tate-ncaa-tournament-podcast-1

Mark and Tate at the tailgate: NFL Season Finale

Tate Peterson and Mark Young
January 9, 2017

https://soundcloud.com/allen-student-press/mark-and-tate-at-the-plate-nfl-season-finale

Geek Chic 3: Changing Horizons

Julia Zaksek, Ella Geosits, and Felix Kalvesmaki
December 5, 2016

https://soundcloud.com/allen-student-press/geek-chic-3

Podcast: The future of the journalism industry

Sara Schleede, Editor-in-chief
December 2, 2016

The Eagle Angle's editor-in-chief Sara Schleede was chosen to spend a week this past summer at the Newseum in Washington, D.C for the Al Neuharth Free Spirit and Journalism Conference. Listen to her podcast as she reflects on her once-in-a-lifetime experience and what she has learned about the journalism industry. ...

Podcast: Presidential Election Result

Maya Morriswala, Staff writer
November 9, 2016

Maya discusses the election of our country's new president. https://soundcloud.com/allen-student-press/presidential-election-result-podcast

The Chainsmokers and writing about youth

The Chainsmokers and writing about youth

Felix Kalvesmaki, Commentary editor

I’ve been sitting on electronic dance music duo The Chainsmokers’ “Memories…Do Not Open” since it came out on April 7. I’ve been listening, contemplating and tr...

April 19, 2017No Comments

Review: 13 Reasons Why

Review: 13 Reasons Why

April 17, 2017

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Wanted: Poets With Prose

Audrey Vieira, Staff writer

Slam poets are preparing for the third annual Poetry Slam, set to take place on Tuesday, April 11 at 6:30 p.m. in the AHS library. Prospective performers must submit a copy of their poem and a signed permission ...

April 10, 2017

Q & A with Bo Nickal

April 9, 2017

New Candidate for Allen Mayor

New Candidate for Allen Mayor

April 2, 2017

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Review: ‘More Life’

Review: ‘More Life’

Braylon Fernandez, Staff writer
March 27, 2017

Importance of the Press

Christine Odwesso, Staff writer
April 21, 2017

  The media plays a significant role in shaping a healthy democracy. The news has an integral impact on how people view the societal and political issues of our society, and it makes us aware of various activities around the world. The media shows us the truth. So what happens when our President degrades the media and starts calling credible news sources “fake news” and “the enemy of th...

Editorial: The Editorial Board stands against Autism Speaks

The Editorial Board
April 21, 2017

In solidarity with April’s Autism Awareness Month, special needs foundations, especially on the autism spectrum, hold various events. Autism Speaks is no exception. Autism Speaks is one of the most well-funded organizations for autism awareness. Despite their prominence, Autism Speaks often misallocates their funds and disregards the needs of the group they are supposed to represent. Autism Speaks raises millions ...