With the school year coming to an end, the resident student teachers are leaving our high school community and returning back to their college lives. For many of them, that means college graduation and making steps toward their future careers. At OHS, there were nine student observation placements and seven student teacher placements during the 2022-23 school year. These college students have helped out in many of the departments of the school, including English, Social Studies, Science, Kinetic Wellness, Fine Arts-Band, and Special Education.
Oswego High School has a lot of different clubs and activities that go primarily unnoticed by the average student. Dungeons and Dragons, typically shortened to DnD, is the most popular tabletop roleplaying game or TTRPG. The game consists of a little bit of math, a lot of imagination, and a group of like-minded gamers.
Being a sibling in general is incredibly challenging, especially if you have numerous siblings. According to Aha! Parenting, being the older sibling is difficult. Even when you're a kid yourself, you're expected to take on more responsibilities the older you get. For this reason, older children are frequently described as being more responsible, sensitive and having perfectionist tendencies. Additionally, older siblings may feel jealous of their younger siblings, who often gain more attention.
Since publishing his first book, “The Civil War of Amos Abernathy,” Michael Leali has been busy winning a Golden Kite Award for Middle-Grade Fiction. The Golden Kite award gives out $2,500 to the author and $1,000 to their chosen nonprofit organization. Leali chose the Ali Forney Center, a center aiding homeless LGBTQ+ youth with resources to guide them to independence.
As a way to spread awareness of women's history month, 42Fifty interviewed men on how well they understood feminine products. We quizzed men on their best understanding of certain products like; eyelash curlers, loofahs, beauty blenders, and more.