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Review: Geisha Steak and Sushi

Review: Geisha Steak and Sushi

Reem Khan, Guest Contributor

April 21, 2017


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From the delicious food to the comfy feel and friendly staff, Geisha Steak and Sushi is a place you will definitely want to return to. If you have never eaten at a hibachi restaurant, Geisha Steak and Sushi is worth a visit. The restaurant has a comfy feel and the staff was very friendly making it a spot...

All bands shine at UIL

All bands shine at UIL

Kennedy Williams, WTV Staff Reporter

April 20, 2017


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The three bands on campus have just finished competing at the annual UIL band competition at Centennial High School. The competition lasted for consecutive days starting Tuesday, which each of the bands performing on one of the three days. All bands earned a sweepstakes classification, which means that the bands...

Students soar in butterfly art contest

Students soar in butterfly art contest

Wingspan Staff

April 19, 2017


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More than a dozen art students received honors in the 2017 Wimberley Butterfly Festival Art Contest with former student Noah Lind the 2017 Butterfly Festival Artist of the Year. Lind's winning entry in the 2016 contest is the featured image on the 2017 t-shirt and postcards. The 19th annual Butte...

Project challenges students to be working photographers

Project challenges students to be working photographers

Roy Nitzan, WTV Staff Reporter

April 18, 2017


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Students have been working on a project that photojournalism teacher, Carol Babineaux, calls the working photographer. Students have a list of projects they must choose from such as taking pictures of landscapes, city life, street photography, and even wildlife. Much like a photojournalist, the st...

Review: Masala Wok

Review: Masala Wok

Fernando Garcia, Guest Contributor

April 13, 2017


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Among the various Southeast Asian cuisine options scattered amongst Frisco, Masala Wok is one of authenticity and quality. It provides a change of pace in the dine-in experience as compared to other casual restaurants. This is apparent when one walks into Odissi lined walls of decor and hears...

Choir competes in UIL Wednesday

Choir competes in UIL Wednesday

Marcus McCoy, WTV Staff Reporter

April 11, 2017


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With UIL season here, students are currently preparing their music for Wednesday's UIL performance atProsper High School with the school’s choir having the second to last performance in the 5:00 p.m. time frame. For this performance, choir has prepared three songs that they will sing, the songs t...

Frisco Public Library hosting poetry contest

Frisco Public Library hosting poetry contest

Surya Ravichandran, WTV Staff Reporter

April 10, 2017


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The Frisco Public Library is hosting a poetry contest for 1st through 12th grades. Students wishing to compete must create an original poem. The contest accepts all categories of poems and there are no restrictions on the length of poems. Poems must be accompanied by an entry form with cont...

Review: Nerdvana

Review: Nerdvana

Dea-Mallika Divi, Staff Reporter

April 7, 2017


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Kristy Pitchford’s dream of a video game coffee shop lounge is now a reality with the opening of Frisco's Square's Nerdvana on Main Street with the essence of the cafe found in the games that will appeal to customers of all ages. Featuring kid friendly games such as UNO, there are also games s...

Choreography project teaches process of dance

Choreography project teaches process of dance

Hallie Winterbauer, Staff Reporter

April 6, 2017


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Jazz, hip-hop, lyrical or contemporary dance are the focus of a choreography project in dance classes. Working in groups of two, three or solo, the students must create a dancing ranging from 90 to 120 seconds. “So, the main purpose of the choreography project is that the students understand how...

Jazz ensembles make spring debut

Jazz ensembles make spring debut

Kennedy Williams, WTV Staff Reporter

April 4, 2017


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Both jazz ensembles gave their debut performances at Frisco Arts in the Square Saturday. The annual festival allows professional artists and musicians from across the area to present and sell their works as well as showcase elementary, middle, and high school performing arts groups throughout Frisco ISD...

Art students aim for goal

Art students aim for goal

Reem Khan, Guest Contributor

April 3, 2017


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Art 1 students are participating in a drawing contest with the winners getting their work in the 2018 Dallas Cup calendar. “I think the soccer project is great, I think it benefits both the tournament to get some exposure but also allows students to showcase their work outside of the classroom,” art ...

Student art showcased at Arts in the Square

Student art showcased at Arts in the Square

Olivia Kirklin, Editor-in-chief

March 31, 2017


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The 8th annual Arts in the Square will be held this Saturday and Sunday at Frisco Square. “The event features over 120 of some of the best local and regional artists selling their handmade creations,” according to the Frisco Square website. “Artists compete in the following categories: Fine...

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