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State of Mind

State of Mind

Ellie Tomasson and Camille Respess

December 3, 2015


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Introduction We are afraid of what we don’t understand. Mental illness is an issue that is so cryptic and nuanced in nature that it scares us. Anxiety and depression, as Clayton High School juniors Kayley*and Charlotte* illustrate, are but two of the myriad of psychological issues facing millions of ...

Clayton at Work: Daniel James

Elise Yang, Review Section Editor

September 15, 2015


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Concessions Attendant at the Hi-Pointe Theater   Q: What’s your hourly wage? A: $8.50 an hour.   Q: What’s the weirdest thing that’s happened here? A: This one lady came up to me and asked me for some “mix”. And I was like, “I don’t know what that is.” Sh...

Clayton at Work: Felix Evans

Clayton at Work: Felix Evans

Lemuel Lan, Webmaster

September 1, 2015


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Waitress at Cafe Manhattan   Q: What’s your hourly wage? A: Minimum wage, or $7.65 plus tips. But people don’t usually tip on take outs, even though you’re supposed to.   Q: What’s the weirdest thing that’s happened here? A: I worked a double on both days of the July...

Clayton at Work: Kate Reeves

Clayton at Work: Kate Reeves

Alex Bernard, Editor-in-Chief

August 26, 2015


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Kate Reeves works as a rock wall belayer at the Center of Clayton. Q: What’s your hourly wage? A: $8.00 an hour. Q: What does your job consist of? A: I have to watch the climbers at all times, but I’m also responsible for the safety of the kids waiting to climb. You either tell the kids waiting ...

Clayton at Work: Henry Brown

Clayton at Work: Henry Brown

Alex Bernard, Editor-in-Chief

August 26, 2015


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Henry Brown worked as a intern at the St. Louis Office of the Mayor. Q:  What’s your hourly wage? A: I’m an unpaid intern. I get paid in recommendation letters. Q:  Hours per week? A: I usually get in there around 7:45 or 8:00 and I stay anywhere from 5 to 6:00, five days a week. Q:  Dress code? A:...

Clayton at Work: Hannah Ryan

Clayton at Work: Hannah Ryan

Camille Respess, Editor-in-Chief

August 25, 2015


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Usher at The Muny Q: What's your hourly wage? A: I get paid $17 an hour or $9, depending on what we are doing each night. I get around $35 every night. Q: What's your favorite part? A: There are so many things I love about working at The Muny. I love being around the shows and seeing al...

Clayton at Work: Jack Snodgrass

Clayton at Work: Jack Snodgrass

Camille Respsess, News Section Editor

August 25, 2015


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Busser at Cantina Laredo Q: What is your hourly wage? A: $6.00 per hour and 40% of the server’s tips, and my own tips. Q: What is the biggest mistake you have made on the job? A: I dropped four glasses. I was carrying a big tray of glasses and I was just thinking to myself, “Wow, I’...

Clayton at Work: Grace Monshausen

Clayton at Work: Grace Monshausen

Camille Respess, Editor-in-Chief

August 25, 2015


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Hostess at Half & Half Q: What is your hourly wage? A: $8.00 an hour plus tips, but I get tax taken off which stinks. Q: What is the weirdest thing that has happened to you on the job? A: A woman with a party of 10 that came in got really mad at me one time. She stood behind the hoste...

Clayton at Work: Lily Brown

Clayton at Work: Lily Brown

Camille Respess, Editor-in-Chief

August 25, 2015


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Lifeguard at Shaw Park Pool Q: What is your hourly wage? A: Too little. I get paid $8.00 an hour. Q: What is the biggest mistake you've made on the job? A: Talking instead of watching the pool. You can't help it when you see your homies. Q: How do you pass the time? A: Being a lif...

The Core Issue

The Core Issue

Marina Henke and Mitali Sharma

May 8, 2015


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As Wydown Middle School theater students headed home from rehearsal on Jan. 28, the Board of Education was preparing to meet for a final discussion regarding the Middle School Program Review. That night, the Board made a decision about the middle school’s schedule, a decision which communicates w...

Mitch Elliott Leadership Profile

Mitch Elliott Leadership Profile

Peter Baugh

January 28, 2015


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Mitch Elliott is the captain of the basketball team and a class officer for the senior class. He is looked at as a student leader in the CHS community. With your activities, what do you do to try to keep a positive atmosphere? I just try to, even if it is a mundane or boring task, you always have to ...

April Fulstone Leadership Profile

April Fulstone Leadership Profile

Peter Baugh

January 28, 2015


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April Fulstone is an Literacy teacher at Wydown Middle School and has also been recognized for her abilities as a history teacher.  She is the sponsor of the Wydown social justice club. How do you incorporate leadership skills in the classroom? It’s important for me to share leadership with my student...

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