The Talon

Exchange Student Adjusts to New Life

May 2, 2012

Sophomore Francesco Facciaponte’s dream of coming to America began a few years ago as he sat with his friends by a small lake near his home town of Aschassenburg, Germany. “One of [my friend’s] siblings had gone to Australia,...

Permanent Replacement Found for English Classes

October 7, 2010

Last week, the school hired Lindsey Grall to teach Susana Herrera’s English classes until Herrera returns from maternity leave. The former substitute for Herrera, Dorothy Nguyen, was dismissed following complaints from students. Nguyen...

English teacher makes capital in Capitol

February 9, 2010

English teacher Michelle Bissonnette (center) was chosen to work as Teacher Ambassador Fellow with the U.S. Department of Education in Washington, D.C. Here she smiles with colleagues outside the Capitol Building. After bei...

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