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Humans of Allen: Anat Fuksman

Humans of Allen: Anat Fuksman

Caroline Tucker, staffer
4 days ago
Filed under Humans of Allen

“I love to play piano. I’ve been playing for four years but I’ve never actually taken a lesson. I taught myself how to play. I don’t write my own music but I enjoy playing classical, that music is very calming. I only do it for fun though, I don’t count myself as a good player.” ...

Humans of Allen: Madison Coffman

Humans of Allen: Madison Coffman

Christine Odwesso, staff writer
6 days ago
Filed under Humans of Allen

“I want to be a vet because I’ve liked animals since I was little. In agriculture education we learn about management of animals,  genetics, how to run a ranch and how to take care of the animals. It’s a lot of fun, the best part about it is getting to interact with the animals.”...

Humans of Allen: Juan Irola

Julia Zaksek, Jr. managing editor
6 days ago
Filed under Humans of Allen

I joined robotics because I want to be an engineer, and I feel that robotics helps me get closer to that goal. I also love the competitions and designing my own bots. ...

Humans of Allen: Christian Fisher

Humans of Allen: Christian Fisher

Christian Hinton, Staff writer
6 days ago
Filed under Humans of Allen

“I’ve always been into drawing. I started out when I was 6, drawing just whenever I wanted. It was just dinosaurs and stuff, and it wasn’t very good. I started drawing superheroes for my best friends and it kind of grew from there. As I started drawing more stuff, I got better and better, because...

Humans of Allen: Taylor Graulich

Humans of Allen: Taylor Graulich

Natalie McMahon, Staff writer
February 11, 2017
Filed under Humans of Allen

“When I was younger I wanted to be a meteorologist and then I had a phase where I liked rocks. So, I was like I’ll be a geologist. Then I started thinking more realistically and I thought about doing physical therapy because they make good money. Then I thought about doing something dealing with c...

Humans of Allen: Taylor Sengsay

Humans of Allen: Taylor Sengsay

Jackson Stone, Sports Editor
February 3, 2017
Filed under Humans of Allen

“My biggest inspiration is Bruce Lee or even Jackie Chan because I grew up watching them on TV. A funny story about it is that when I was younger I grew out my hair and joined karate so I could be just like them. They are great role models because they were always well disciplined and always did the...

Humans of Allen: Michelle Obonna

Humans of Allen: Michelle Obonna

Nas Baclay, Staff writer
February 3, 2017
Filed under Humans of Allen

“I’ve always loved different cultures. I listen to Korean pop music, watch Indian movies, and of course, celebrate my own African culture with my family. I love learning and getting to know the aspects different cultures. I really hope that one day I can travel the world and get to have a hands-...

Humans of Allen: Britney Chipper

Humans of Allen: Britney Chipper

Braylon Fernandez, Staff writer
February 3, 2017
Filed under Humans of Allen

“I started dancing when I was young, and I have always loved it. I used to just do it to have fun, but now I dance competitive and have a competition almost every week. I want to make a career out of dance and become a choreographer or something like that.”

Humans of Allen: Campbell Murray

Humans of Allen: Campbell Murray

Mark Young, Staff writer
February 3, 2017
Filed under Humans of Allen

“I got most of my inspiration from my little brother and even though he’s not with us anymore I still feel that he is pushing me to my limits as an artist, which is important. I have always had a given talent to create, but I make art because it’s something that eases my mind, you know, it is ...

Humans of Allen: Kaitlyn Mcclinton

Humans of Allen: Kaitlyn Mcclinton

Corinne Chandler, Staff writer
February 3, 2017
Filed under Features, Humans of Allen

“School didn’t come as easy for me as everyone else. I was just never interested in what they were teaching. I was okay at math but other than that nothing sparked my interest. People like to make jokes about how easy it is to get into certain universities but honestly I worked really hard for it. M...

Humans of Allen: Scott Stenger

Humans of Allen: Scott Stenger

Divya Jagadeesh, News/feature editor
January 26, 2017
Filed under Humans of Allen

What is your biggest regret? “I don’t like having a surplus of regret. I like having a regret deficit. A regreficit.” What has been your favorite part of high school? “[My favorite part of high school was] having teachers that are worth talking to. There’s a lot of teachers that aren’t...

Humans of Allen: Luke Norris

Humans of Allen: Luke Norris

Maya Morriswala, Staff writer
January 26, 2017
Filed under Humans of Allen

“Playing guitar is the main thing that I do, because I really enjoy it. I started [playing] last year. I brought my guitar to school, because I have Guitar Club today over at the Lowery Freshman Center. I am actually writing songs right now which I started doing two months ago.”...