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Seniors Jimmy Malone (left) and Armon Seraji (right) record an episode of their podcast, Greyhound Time.

Greyhound Time: A Podcast

The Globe features "Greyhound Time," Clayton's student-run sports podcast hosted by two CHS seniors.
Ruthie Pierson and Disha Chatterjee October 24, 2019

If you’ve ever been to a Clayton sports game, you may have noticed empty rows on the bleachers or a relatively sparse turnout. Undeniably, Clayton has often lacked in the athletic enthusiasm department,...

The St. Louis Wheel at sunset.

Union Station Renovation

Reporter Max Hagemeister discusses the new renovations present at St. Louis's historic Union Station.
Max Hagemeister and Daphne Kraushaar October 23, 2019

 St. Louis's very own Union Station blew out its birthday candles on September 1, 2019, with some extensive wishes in store. This year marks the 128th anniversary since Union Station first opened its...

Mrs. Zhang is speaking about the book she translated, while on her book tour in China over summer 2019.

Mrs. Zhang’s Summer Book Tour

Hongling Zhang came from speaking almost no English, to translating a book from English to Chinese for a famous Israeli author
Max Hagemeister and Moriah Lotsoff October 8, 2019

Growing up in the Hubei Province of China, Hongling Zhang always had a passion for writing. Little did she know, she would one day be translating a book for A.B. Yehoshua, a household name in Israel.  Zhang...

Mr. Maesaka standing in his classroom in Wydown. Before, Mr. Maesaka used to be a drama teacher at Wydown.

Mr. Maesaka Earns State-Wide Award in Humanities Education

Mr. Maesaka talks about his journey to become a teacher and the obstacles he faced during his career.
Hannah Do, Writer October 2, 2019

“A lot of things came as a result of things that I didn’t do well. When I was in middle school, I wasn’t a very good English student, so I had a tutor from when I was in 8th grade up until I was...

Clayton students completed a service trip this summer, interacting with kids and families in the village of Yunguilla in Ecuador.

Ecuador 2019: Clayton Students Make a Change

Over the summer, students from Wydown Middle School and Clayton High School set out on a community service trip to Ecuador.

Esperanza. One word printed on a rubber bracelet in the outstretched hands of a young girl. Fog had cleared to reveal the rolling green hills of Yunguilla, a small community in Ecuador. Other children...

Claire Saffitz at her work bench in the Bon Appetit Test Kitchen in New York City.

Clayton Graduate Claire Saffitz talks High School, Harvard, Gourmet Treats and more

Michael Melinger, Chief Multimedia Editor September 11, 2019

From the sidewalks of University City to the subway stops of the Upper West Side, at least one thing has remained constant for Claire Saffitz: her love of food. Whether it’s takeout from Amighettit's...

Clayton's Fresh Faculty

Clayton’s Fresh Faculty

September 9, 2019

The Globe welcomes the new faculty at Clayton High School with a story about their teaching career, plans for the future, and more! Click on a teacher's profile below to learn more.

Holly Connor prepares for a performance backstage at Wydown's 2019 Spring Musical, Newsies.

Holly Connor: The Musical Savant

Holly Connor, despite physical setbacks, possesses huge musical talent and strives to end up on Broadway.
Jenna Bush September 1, 2019

At about nine months, most babies begin to crawl. At nine months, Holly Connor began playing the piano.  She has been playing for the past 14 years. Holly Connor is a talented singer, actress, and...

CHS math teacher, Stacy Felps.

Stacy Felps

CHS math teacher Stacy Felps is saying goodbye to teaching after 35 years.
Sofia Erlin, Editor-in-Chief May 29, 2019
Math teacher Stacy Felps is retiring after 35 years of teaching. She has taught at CHS for her entire career.
Michelle Harris, the new mayor of Clayton

Mayor Harris

Michelle Harris steps up to the plate as the new Mayor of Clayton
Shane LaGesse, News Section Editor May 20, 2019
One of the early things I’d like to look at is exploring policies that will ensure that Clayton is welcoming to all.
10,000 Hours

10,000 Hours

Juniors, Ethan Mayer and Theo Bockhorst share their experiences of playing the violin
Katie He , Page Editor May 17, 2019

Ethan Mayer and Theo Bockhorst are two juniors at Clayton High School who both play the violin. Together, they started charting their violin progress on Instagram and collectively have over 24k followers...

Picture of Hydroponic Farming from Wikimedia Commons

Hydroponic Farming

Could hydroponics save the world?
Sasha Keller, Page Editor May 14, 2019

Hydroponic farming is a small part of hydroculture, which consists of growing plants without soil, using only mineral nutrient solutions in a water solvent and special growing medium such as coconut coir,...

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