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Hall of Fame

Hall of Fame

Brian Gatter, Reporter

May 12, 2016


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INTRODUCTION According to the Clayton Alumni Association, a Hall of Fame candidate has each of the following qualities: “Excellence in service to a recognized profession such as law, education, medicine, science, journalism, etc., outstanding success in trade, business or industry, demonstration of hi...

Bursting the Bubble: Old North St. Louis

Bursting the Bubble: Old North St. Louis

Olivia Joseph, Lisi Levy, Camille Respess, and Ellie Tomasson

April 3, 2016


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Nestled above downtown St.Louis and just west of the Mississippi lies a 30 acre neighborhood:Old North St. Louis. Within this small locality exists a duplicitous community of decrepit, backless houses, peppered with newer revitalized homes, centered around the clean-swept, newly paved, sleek façaded...

Social Studies

Social Studies

Camille Respess, Olivia Reuter, and Samantha Zeid

February 22, 2016


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Introduction Human beings are wired to compare themselves to others. They can fall into the trap of valuing themselves based upon their perception of others’ strengths and weaknesses. In this technological world, not only can the lives of others be seen through social media, but people often compa...

Homelessness

Homelessness

Noah Brown, Managing Editor

January 7, 2016


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I. Clayton Connections Giacomo Brao, a former CHS student, housed two homeless people, one in his shed, and one in his house. At age 16, Brao met the first of two homeless people he would eventually house, 17-year-old Sean. They met in the Central West End, close to where Brao lives. Sean lived in St...

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 2, 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...

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