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Book drive benefits Children’s Hospital

Book drive benefits Children’s Hospital

Aliza Porter, Staff Reporter
March 15, 2017
Filed under Campus Life

The UNICEF book drive is now underway and continues until March 24 with gently used and new books dropped off in the rotunda for donation to the Children’s Medical Center Plano. “We thought up the UNICEF book drive as a fundraiser to give kids at Liberty the chance to help the local community in a way that would stick with them,” sophomore Ca...

Pies for Pi Day

Pies for Pi Day

Brooke Colombo, News Editor
March 14, 2017
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

In recognition of the infinitely long mathematical constant Pi, the Math Honors Society served pie to teachers in celebration of the number’s national day: Tuesday, March 14. March 14 was chosen for Pi Day since the first three numbers of pi, which is a math constant representing the ratio of the ci...

StuCo interviews for 2017-18 underway

StuCo interviews for 2017-18 underway

Hallie Winterbauer, Staff Reporter
March 13, 2017
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

Student Council will start the interview process for the 2017-18 school year starting Monday during all lunches and will continue throughout the week. “We are taking into account how they do their interview, what they write on their application, we get feedback from teachers that they list- an...

National Merit Finalists announced

National Merit Finalists announced

Megan Lin, Editor-in-chief
March 3, 2017
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

Forty-five Frisco ISD students were named National Merit Scholar Finalists Friday, hoping to be awarded a portion of the 32 million dollars offered each year. In order to be a finalist, students must submit a scholarship application displaying high academic achievement, involvement in campus and com...

Spring break reading contest

Spring break reading contest

Victoria Gong, WTV Staff Reporter
March 3, 2017
Filed under Campus Life

Reading over spring break can lead to prizes for students. Students can submit pictures of themselves reading and share on Instagram @libertyhslibrary using #RedhawksRead. WTV's Victoria Gong has the details.

Book learning comes to life on field trip

Book learning comes to life on field trip

Lucas Barr, Staff Reporter
March 2, 2017
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

Humanities will take a trip to downtown Dallas on Thursday to visit the Crow Collection of Asian Art, Dallas Museum of Art, and Klyde Warren Park. “[At the Crow Collection] they are going to go through a training called Artful Thinking which will give them some thinking habits, to help better analyze art ...

WHAP teaches more than history

WHAP teaches more than history

Ian Laperre, WTV Staff Reporter
March 1, 2017
Filed under Campus Life

AP World History is a sophomore level class that is often one of the first AP- courses a student takes in high school. WHAP can present many challenges to students as it requires a lot of  reading and note taking that students have to do for homework. Note taking usually requires the student t...

Collin College application meeting Wednesday

Collin College application meeting Wednesday

April Xu, WTV Staff Reporter
February 28, 2017
Filed under Campus Life

Applications for summer and fall classes at Collin College are now available with an informational meeting and student interactive application session taking place Wednesday from 10-11 a.m. in the auditorium.  ...

El Paso to San Antonio: academic teams compete

El Paso to San Antonio: academic teams compete

Olivia Kirklin, Editor-in-chief
February 27, 2017
Filed under Campus Life

The weekend was an eventful one for the campus academic teams with members of DECA, AcDec and HOSA advancing in their respective competitions. The school had 24 winners at the DECA state competition, with 15 students advancing to the Internationals Career Development Conference held in Anaheim, CA in late April. ...

Black Student Union seeks to unify

Black Student Union seeks to unify

Aliza Porter, Staff Reporter
February 24, 2017
Filed under Campus Life

The Black Student Union, the school’s newest club is designed to promote activities of common interest and to learn about African American history. “I came up with the Black Student Union because I wanted to, not only unify all African Americans, but I wanted to teach as well as inform the sch...

Mandatory meeting for 2017-18 StuCo

Mandatory meeting for 2017-18 StuCo

Marcus McCoy, WTV Staff Reporter
February 23, 2017
Filed under Campus Life

StuCo is currently looking for new members interested in joining for the 2017-2018 school year and the first step in the process is Thursday’s mandatory meeting. Interested students can attend either before school at 8:20 a.m. or after school at 4:25 p.m. in room C109. StuCo is comprised of j...

Not a TV show, CSI club seeks something different

Not a TV show, CSI club seeks something different

Melody Tavallaee, Staff Reporter
February 22, 2017
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

Thoughts and opinions on various issues in the world right now are the focus of the new discussion based Culture and Social Issues Club that meets after school on Wednesdays in C113. “Before we have our meeting, there’s usually some sort of pre-reading or a video that we watch to get us prefaced o...

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