The Shakerite

After 11 Days Off, Back to Reality

Amani Hill, Staff Reporter

April 8, 2013

Security guard Mark Seymore is one of many who actually wanted to return from the break. "I wanted to come back to school the first day because the first day back is easy. Everybody wants to go to class to see their friends,"...

Despite Violence, Band Still Plans Trip to Turkey

Clara Medalie, Campus and City Editor

February 19, 2013

Despite the recent bombing of the United States Embassy in Ankara, Turkey, the Shaker band’s scheduled trip to Istanbul this spring will proceed. On Feb. 1, a suicide bomber detonated a bomb outside a personnel entrance to...

Regional Conflict Raises Concern for Trip

Sarah Shaw, Samantha Weisner, Opinion Editors

September 19, 2012

The planned band trip to Istanbul, Turkey, over spring break has raised concerns about the safety of students. Band Director Tom Deep said that Turkey was chosen as this year’s destination because of the valuable educational...

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