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Disco to Dabbing Episode 7: Mahalia Henschel Talks About Generational Changes

Disco to Dabbing Episode 7: Mahalia Henschel Talks About Generational Changes

Sage Stevens, Kaitlyn Davidson, and Ryan Cantwell
May 19, 2016
Filed under Podcasts, Showcase

In this episode, Kaitlyn Davidson (10) interviews 2016 Student Body President, Mahalia Henschel (12), about her high school experience, as well as her parents and her predictions about the next generation's teenage years. She recounts some of her favorite stories from her high school (including when...

Farewell and Making Of the 2015-2016 WARHORSE

Farewell and Making Of the 2015-2016 WARHORSE

Elizabeth Hawkes, WARHORSE Editor-In-Chief
May 13, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Yearbook

Dearest Mustangs, The last nine months have resulted in one of the most incredible experiences of my life. As the Editor-In-Chief of the WARHORSE, I spent my final year at MSHS creating an account of an entire year in the lives of over five hundred students. A yearbook is a tremendous document; though...

Disco to Dabbing Episode 7: Miss Wendy talks Past, Future

Disco to Dabbing Episode 7: Miss Wendy talks Past, Future

Kaitlyn Davidson, Sage Stevens, and Ryan Cantwell
May 4, 2016
Filed under Podcasts, Showcase

Miss Wendy talks to Sage Stevens (10) about her experience as a high schooler at Coronado and the transition the school has gone through since her graduation, the benefits of being like a second mother to all of the MSHS students, and the effects of early exposure to Ipads. She also talks about her...

Disco to Dabbing Episode 5: Steven Jensen and the 40’s

Disco to Dabbing Episode 5: Steven Jensen and the 40’s

Kaitlyn Davidson, Sage Stevens, and Ryan Cantwell
April 20, 2016
Filed under Podcasts, Showcase

Steven Jensen (12) has been avidly involved in MSHS for the past four years. He is a three-season athlete (football, basketball, and track & field) and was elected Homecoming King with his twin sister Angala Jensen (12). "Disco to Dabbing" looks into Jensen's perspective of his high school expe...

Disco to Dabbing Episode 4: Poor Baskin-Robbins

Disco to Dabbing Episode 4: Poor Baskin-Robbins

Kaitlyn Davidson, Sage Stevens, and Ryan Cantwell
April 6, 2016
Filed under Podcasts, Showcase

On this episode of Disco to Dabbing, we cover Mr. Noland, a Language Arts teacher at Manitou Springs Middle School. Not only does he reflect on his high school experience, but comments on this generation and what he thinks about middle school cliches, our use of technology and his predictions of our ...

Sound Nook Session: My Name Is Harriett

Sound Nook Session: My Name Is Harriett

Becca Heiniger, Ryan Cantwell, and Hannah Kimmett
March 8, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sound Nook Sessions

The Prospector recently had a visit from a local artist, “My Name Is Harriett”. Harriett works as a private counselor at the Community Preparatory School (CPS), but has another job as a loop artist. Harriett, as a loop artist, has songs that aren’t exactly the same for each performance,...

Relieving The Stress of Finals Week: Tips from the Counseling Office

Relieving The Stress of Finals Week: Tips from the Counseling Office

Ryan Cantwell, Audio Visual Editor
January 13, 2016
Filed under News

Finals week can be a hectic time of year, filled with more homework and a vast amount of recalling old information. Once these elements are combined it can lead to anxiety and more stress than any human should experience. The counsellors can help ease this anxiety and stress and Manitou Springs High...

Sparky? We Have an Electric Car?

Sparky? We Have an Electric Car?

Ryan Cantwell, Audio/Visual Editor
October 18, 2015
Filed under News

Manitou Springs High School owns an electric car, not just any, but a 1994 Volkswagen Bug. Dennis Korth created sparky the electric car in 1994. Sparky shimmers uniquely in the sun with her orange and yellow flames, yellow sides, and green top. The base is a 1994 Volkswagen Bug modified to run on elec...

BeYOUtiful: Campaign for Kindness wants Manitou Students to see their own inner beauty

BeYOUtiful: Campaign for Kindness wants Manitou Students to see their own inner beauty

Hunter Sherraden, Writer
May 1, 2015
Filed under News, Showcase

Manitou Springs High School's Campaign for Kindness has launched a new campaign with the title “beYOUtiful.” It may seem like a silly play on words or even a marketing phrase, but for the members of the club, it means so much more than that. “It’s really important to spread our message ...

Don’t know what to do this summer? 10 summer activities for teens in Colorado

Don’t know what to do this summer? 10 summer activities for teens in Colorado

Ryan Cantwell, Writer
April 30, 2015
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Finding something to do over the summer is challenging - you finally have the time do something but the options seem to overwhelm and the vast majority of activities aren't really meant for teenagers. This list will guide in finding a fun thing to spend all of that open summer time on, in and near Manitou. 1. The Inc...

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