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Latvia: Culture, Tradition, and Environmental Awareness

Latvia: Culture, Tradition, and Environmental Awareness

David Misyura, Reporter
November 16, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bajdxZ8uAxc&feature=youtu.be This year sees the continuation of MSHS's tradition of sharing cultures from around the world on one very special night: World Language and Culture Night. The event was raised to a much grander scale than previous years, with the MSMS band playing va...

Yuji Zhong: Something about China

Yuji Zhong: Something about China

October 12, 2016
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China is far away from the United States and, because of the long distance and history, these two countries are completely different. I am a Chinese exchange student, and I think that this difference between locations is incredibly interesting. First, let's talk about education. The government in...

Yuji Zhong: A Year To Remember

Yuji Zhong: A Year To Remember

Eryn McQueen, Reporter
September 20, 2016
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Yuji Zhong (11) is a foreign exchange student from Beijing, China. Zhong arrived in Colorado on August 24, 2016, which was a bit hectic since school started just two days later. She lives with her host family, Yvonne and Matt Carpenter, along with their daughter Kyla Carpenter (9), who also attends...

Last Han Club Meeting Brings Surprises

Last Han Club Meeting Brings Surprises

Kaitlyn Davidson, Reporter
May 19, 2016
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Jay Huang (11), an exchange student from China, started Han club at the beginning of the year to help share his culture with the MSHS student body. Every week on Tuesdays, Huang shared music videos, powerpoint presentations and food with the club members. Many of the foreign exchange students ...

Exchange Students: A Year Unaccounted For

Exchange Students: A Year Unaccounted For

Kaitlyn Davidson, Reporter
March 8, 2016
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They braved the cultural barriers and crossed political boundaries to come and learn in America. This courageous adventure should be awarded, yet the year they spend here doesn’t count towards graduation in their home country. Currently, 10 exchange students are taking challenging classes, incl...

Foreign Exchange Student Cultivates “Han Club”

Foreign Exchange Student Cultivates “Han Club”

Sage Stevens, Reporter
February 23, 2016
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Jay Huang (11) is an exchange student from China. He established Chinese Club after his first quarter here in Manitou Springs High School. After winter break, Huang changed to name to "Han Club". The meeting on February 9 was focused on the Chinese New Year. He shared a presentation about how Ch...

Hoorah for Homecoming!

Hoorah for Homecoming!

Meghann Root, Reporter
September 25, 2014
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Every year is a new experience during Homecoming week at Manitou, but the day that anyone can enjoy is Friday, with events such as the parade and the game. For freshman Kaitlyn Davidson and German foreign-exchange student Noel Stephan (11), it was their very first Manitou Homecoming parade experi...

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