Wrestler Licet Duenas (Div.733) gets her warm up done to begin practice.
“I refuse to give up on my city. We will get better, and it will stop.” These might be questionable words to some considering that many people think of Chicago as the murder capital of the world, but that’s exactly the mindset of Diontae Norwood […]
Two girls huddle under a blanket in a B building classroom during the December cold wave.
She is a 16-year-old, undocumented immigrant who attends Curie High School. She worries that every day will be her last in the United States. She believes the title “undocumented immigrant” doesn’t make her any less of a human. She struggles due to where she comes […]
“I really like softball. It’s honestly a really great stress reliever for me, and it’s a sport I’m really passionate about. I’ve played it for a long time already.” Nieves Camarillo, Division 714
“Art is basically anything you can make with your hands. Whether it’s like chalk, paint, or anything just as long as it’s something that someone else creates with their own hands, and they put their heart and soul into it.” Crystal Villegas, Division 707
“You can do anything you can put your mind to.” Licet Duenas, Division 703
Rick Montenegro was fixated on his TV that evening. When the final out was made, Montenegro jumped from the couch, screaming and smiling. His Snapchat was immediately bombarded with stories about the Cubs World Series win. Montenegro believes the Cubs win has brought together the […]