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Humans of La Salle Video Feature: Ben Wease, Jeep Aficionado

Humans of La Salle Video Feature: Ben Wease, Jeep Aficionado

Shak Saidjanov, Editor

May 2, 2018


Filed under Humans of La Salle, Showcase, Video

Have you ever noticed an eye-catching blue Jeep rolling through the La Salle parking lot? We caught up with the owner, senior Ben Wease, to find out what it's like to drive an off-road monster. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X_SGWS3zyrk#action=share *** Who should we feature next? Let us know...

Voter Guide: Your 2018-2019 Student Executive Council Candidates

Voter Guide: Your 2018-2019 Student Executive Council Candidates

Liam Rinehart, Staff Reporter

May 2, 2018


Filed under Student Life

You heard them speak this morning, and if you did not come away from the assembly convinced to vote for a certain candidate, here is your chance to learn more. To help students cast informed votes, we ran a poll asking what issues the student body cares about, and then reached out to all of the candidates, as...

Photo Slideshow: A Look Back at La Salle’s Spring Musical, “Legally Blonde”

Photo Slideshow: A Look Back at La Salle’s Spring Musical, “Legally Blonde”

Kendal Shride, Editor

May 2, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Photos, Student Life

La Salle's spring musical, "Legally Blonde", wrapped up its final performance on Saturday night. In case you missed it, here are some highlights from the show: ...

Student of the Week: Andy Nguyen

Student of the Week: Andy Nguyen

Stephen Leeb III, Staff Reporter

April 25, 2018


Filed under Features, Student Life, Student of the Week

For Andy Nguyen, there is more than meets the eye. As a second-semester senior with a 4.024 GPA this semester, he is an academically dedicated student who has achieved much in his time here. This year he is taking two AP classes, which happen to be his two favorite courses. These classes, AP Calculus...

Freedom, Liberty, and Vending Machines: What Issues Matter to You?

Freedom, Liberty, and Vending Machines: What Issues Matter to You?

Liam Rinehart, Staff Reporter

April 18, 2018


Filed under Student Life

With this year's Student Council elections just weeks away, The Falconer will be trying something new in an attempt to help students cast well-informed votes. The Falconer will be reaching out to all of the candidates and requesting that they answer questions regarding issues that the student body...

Bubbly, Sassy, and Inspirational: “Legally Blonde” Comes to La Salle

Bubbly, Sassy, and Inspirational: “Legally Blonde” Comes to La Salle

Emily Hawkins, Staff Reporter

April 18, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Entertainment News, Showcase, Student Life

La Salle’s spring musical, "Legally Blonde", kicks off in just two days! Opening night is on Friday, April 20th at 7pm in the La Salle auditorium, and the show then continues for a run of five more performances. "Legally Blonde" tells the story of Elle Woods, a fun, outgoing, and upbeat college st...

Runways and Photo Shoots: Junior Ana Marie Martinez Pursues Modeling Career

Runways and Photo Shoots: Junior Ana Marie Martinez Pursues Modeling Career

Peyton Hedges, Editor

March 21, 2018


Filed under Features, Student Life

Walking down runways and posing in professional photo shoots isn't a common extracurricular activity for most high school students. However, for junior Ana Marie Martinez, this is her life outside of La Salle as a fashion model. For much of her life, people have been telling Ana she should be a model. ...

Humans of La Salle: Spring Break Plans

Humans of La Salle: Spring Break Plans

Dakota Canzano and Maggie Rasch

March 21, 2018


Filed under Humans of La Salle, Student Life

Spring break is coming up this week, which means that both students and faculty are getting excited for their big week off. We interviewed some students and teachers in the La Salle community to see what diverse things they are doing for spring break. Freshmen: Will Rakoz “For spring br...

Humans of La Salle: How Student Athletes Manage Both Being a Student and an Athlete

Humans of La Salle: How Student Athletes Manage Both Being a Student and an Athlete

Dakota Canzano, Staff Reporter

March 7, 2018


Filed under Humans of La Salle, Student Life

It can be difficult and stressful trying to manage school and sports. We talked to a variety of student athletes at La Salle about how they keep a healthy balance between being a student and an athlete. Here are their responses: Sport(s): Softball “I usually have practice right after school so ...

The Shoes That Walk La Salle’s Hallways

The Shoes That Walk La Salle’s Hallways

Peyton Hedges, Editor

February 28, 2018


Filed under Fashion, Student Life

No outfit is complete without the perfect pair of shoes to match. With all of the stylish and trendy clothing being worn by students at La Salle, it's not uncommon to find exciting and trendy shoes on the feet of students as well. Here's a look at some of the most unique and exciting shoes being worn...

Student of the Week: Ellie Low

Student of the Week: Ellie Low

Emily Hawkins, Staff Reporter

February 28, 2018


Filed under Features, Student Life, Student of the Week

Junior Ellie Low has dialed in how to manage academics and sports, while still finding time to spend with her family and friends. Throughout her two and a half years at La Salle, she has maintained a cumulative GPA of 3.78, while balancing a challenging course load and participating in many extracurr...

Athlete of the Week: Colby Jansen

Athlete of the Week: Colby Jansen

Dakota Canzano, Staff Reporter

February 28, 2018


Filed under Athlete of the Week, Features, Sports

Colby Jansen has been playing basketball for most of her life. She’s a 17-year-old senior at La Salle and is the tallest player on her team. Colby is a whopping 5-foot-10, plays center-forward, and is one of the team captains along with senior Taycee Wedin. Colby said she learned to lead her...

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