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Humans of Allen: Raymond Nuno

Humans of Allen: Raymond Nuno

Megan Shankle, Editor-in-chief
1 day ago
Filed under Humans of Allen, Uncategorized

“I want to be a neurosurgeon or a neuroscientist. Something with the brain. I want to understand people more, not just on a psychological level but on a biological level.”

Humans of Allen: Donovan Bogney

Humans of Allen: Donovan Bogney

Pauline Esguerra, Staff writer
4 days ago
Filed under Features, Humans of Allen

“I plan on going to the University of North Texas and major in film to learn how to go about writing and directing. My ultimate goal is to be able to combine all of my talents and interests in one cohesive project. I don’t know exactly what that would entail at the moment but it would probably b...

Humans of Allen: Joey Maestranzi

Humans of Allen: Joey Maestranzi

Jackson Stone, Sports Editor
4 days ago
Filed under Humans of Allen

  “When I was younger my family took a trip to Italy and the vacation was amazing. There were no cars, and we just walked everywhere and rode in the canals. The food was amazing and I also have a lot of family there so it is one of my favorite memories. One crazy thing that happened was while w...

Humans of Allen: Zac Henderson

Humans of Allen: Zac Henderson

Bryn Chambers, Sr. managing editor
6 days ago
Filed under Humans of Allen

Where’s the coolest place you’ve ever been to? In my opinion, Hawaii. It was just so nice there that time of year. Then again, when is it not nice? It’s like 70 degrees. It makes me jealous sometimes. It was beautiful and really fun because of the different activities like biking down a volc...

Humans of Allen: Jacob Peake

Humans of Allen: Jacob Peake

Parker Primrose, Assistant sports editor
April 17, 2017
Filed under Humans of Allen

“I like to play soccer [because] it’s a fun physical activity. My favorite part is tackling because it’s really satisfying. [I’ve played] since I was 3, and now I practice twice a week and I have games every weekend. I also am a soccer ref, which I enjoy because I get to make money while work...

Humans of Allen: Mrs. Blake

Humans of Allen: Mrs. Blake

Coleman Pyeatt, Staff writer
March 31, 2017
Filed under Humans of Allen

“I’m Dawn Blake, and I’m a teacher fellow of the Korean War Legacy Foundation and I’m also a member of the Digital Korean War History project. About six years ago, I found the Korean War Veterans Association’s Tell America program. I found out that, for free, we could invite Korean War Vet...

Humans of Allen: Lara El Borosly

Humans of Allen: Lara El Borosly

Natalie McMahon, Staff writer
March 29, 2017
Filed under Humans of Allen

“I think mental health is very important. A lot of people kinda disrespect people who have mental health issues, like if you’re depressed then they’ll be ‘oh just get over it.’ But it’s something that happens within you, you can’t really control it. It also controls like every part of yo...

Humans of Allen; Abby Paul

Humans of Allen; Abby Paul

Caroline Tucker, staffer
March 29, 2017
Filed under Humans of Allen

“I’ve broken my right wrist two times, but I don’t let it stop me from playing soccer. I’ve been doing soccer for 10 years, almost my whole life, and it’s what I love to do at all times. The team experience is really humbling, and it’s so awesome that I get to be a part of a team of girl...

Humans of Allen: Meghan Dunn

Humans of Allen: Meghan Dunn

Julia Zaksek, Jr. managing editor
March 27, 2017
Filed under Humans of Allen

I got really bad highlights in 10th grade. So, I wanted to cover them up. I dyed my hair blonde, then I got sick of that so junior year I dyed it red. However, it turned out rather gross-looking and fake, so I dyed it dark. I had it like that for maybe six months. And then I got bored, so I decided to b...

Humans of Allen: Haylee Spray

Humans of Allen: Haylee Spray

Astrid Souto
March 27, 2017
Filed under Humans of Allen

“Being a freshman on varsity is a privilege because there is a lot of talent on the team that I can learn from. The level of play in varsity games is extremely intense, which means you have to play fast and aggressive. My experience has been an amazing opportunity for me to grow as a player physica...

Humans of Allen: Danella Ortiz

Humans of Allen: Danella Ortiz

Astrid Souto
March 27, 2017
Filed under Humans of Allen

"It's been hard living without my parents, but it's also been fun living with my best friend. Every day is a sleepover and somehow I still manage to get all my homework done. Ever since my dad got the job in Houston, I only get to see my parents on holidays and other special occasions. I guess it's prepar...

Humans of Allen: Huntington Prater

Humans of Allen: Huntington Prater

Braylon Fernandez, Staff Writer
March 27, 2017
Filed under Humans of Allen

I started my collection with the Pirate Black Yeezys. I’m a big fan of Kanye’s music and shoes and I told myself there is no way I'm not going to get a pair. After I got my first pair I had a desire to get more so I started to take more shifts at my job. Then it just started to grow from there. No...