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The Growl

The student news site of Glenn High School

The Growl

The student news site of Glenn High School

The Growl

 Seniors Kehinde and Taiye Oyelowo work together on their design for the mannequin. Students have been asked to sketch and design a dress out of coffee filters to fit a miniature mannequin. 

Walk Walk, Fashion Baby

Karina Regino-Gerardo December 4, 2023

Social media and Pinterest mood boards have long influenced high school students’ style and expression. For some, a new Fashion Design class has allowed students a different perspective on clothes through...

Reclamation of Self

Artists of Glenn: Jesse Nylund and the Reclamation of Self

Otto-Alejandro, Editor-In-Chief April 14, 2023

At the start, the canvas was blank. After simple instructions, it wasn't much more than an assignment for a class. But a year down the line, the canvas became a place of self expression and self love,...

This Custodian Life: A Look at a Pillar of the Glenn Family

This Custodian Life: A Look at a Pillar of the Glenn Family

Otto-Alejandro, Editor-In-Chief October 31, 2022

At 11:30 a.m., when the bells ring for the first lunch, kids pour out into the lunchroom, ready to take a rest from their work and eat with friends. As they form a frenzied "line" to get their food, Juana...

PTA Clothes Closet

PTA Clothes Closet

Kendyll Lindsey, Co-Editor November 5, 2021

The Leander ISD PTA Clothes Closet was started in 1990 by a gentleman, who at the time, felt there was a need for clothing for students in the district. When it started, it was incredibly small, but has...

A Man, A Principal, A Leader

Jordan Dohring, Newswriter November 4, 2020

We all wish we could go back to ‘normal.’ So many things have changed since we left school for spring break in March 2020. While we’re returning, there’s the push of a mask against every breath...

Rona Article with Owen

Lauren Dela Fuente, Newswriter November 2, 2020

Throughout these uncertain times, people have had to learn to adjust to a new lifestyle, also known as ‘The New Normal’. This can cause people, such as students or teachers to constantly adjust their...

How Teachers are Handling the CoronaVirus

Kaydence Graves, Newswriter October 30, 2020

Katie Olson teaches multiple “literary” courses at our school. With the Covid epidemic going on during the school year, Olson has to take on the challenge of teaching students both in person and virtually...

What’s a New Student’s Experience with Glenn?

What’s a New Student’s Experience with Glenn?

Zach Kulis, Web Editor October 30, 2020

First day impressions can mean everything, and for a high school as large and intimidating as high school, a new student can be deterred from walking through the first pair of double doors. However, despite...

Student-led Addams Family a Success

Student-led “Addams Family” a Success

Claribelle Yao, Social Media Manager December 6, 2019

A musical production is a machine that requires all hands to be included in the process. This year brought different experiences for the students involved. The directors stepped back and allowed the set,...

An American Experience Class Is The First Of Many

Heavenlee Walker, Editor In Chief September 27, 2019

A wall, locked doors and windows shielded with blinds separate this group from the rest of the school. People walk by and peer between the blinds, curious to what’s going on inside. But to preserve the...

Elijah Miller Opens Up About His Adoption Story

McKenzie Hoskins, Editor September 24, 2019

The last time senior Elijah Miller saw his parents was when he was an infant.   Miller jumped from family to family for 16 years, where he battled the mental struggles of not having a sense...

Q&A: Assistant Athletic Coordinator Talks About Expectations, Goals

Taylor Crosby, Staff Reporter September 24, 2019

Meet Jennifer Womack, the new Assistant Athletic Coordinator and Head Girls Soccer Coach.   How long have you been coaching and playing soccer? “I have been coaching soccer for what will...

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