“Best Quality” They Said. Inspirational They Said.

Benton Graves, Turf Staffer

September 15, 2014

A tale of generational conflict and the immigrant experience, The Joy Luck Club movie evoked in me a replica of the emotions expressed more elegantly on... READ MORE »»

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New Student Feature: Kian Motamedi

Alex Liang, Turf Staffer

September 11, 2014

Eighth grader Kian Motamedi ’19 has passionately played the piano for four years. “Whenever I play piano, it feels like I am in another world... READ MORE »»

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Freshman Feature: Robert Williamson

Noah Melendrez, Online Editor

August 23, 2014

When Robert Williamson ‘18 told his grandmother he wanted to go to St. Thomas, she told him he wasn’t smart enough to get in. So for his last semester... READ MORE »»

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Balmoral

Kyle Lin, Editor

June 19, 2014

The school’s weeklong Balmoral band camp ended last Friday June 6, marking the ending of another year of Scottish Arts as well as the beginning of the... READ MORE »»

Caption: Another day in Harry Isensee's Balmoral class.

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Henderson Cup

Kyle Lin, Editor

May 16, 2014

Officials awarded the TAPPS Henderson Cup to the school on the morning of May 14. Representatives from TAPPS, athletic director Clayton Harrell and headmaster... READ MORE »»

Caption: Headmaster Michael Cusack shook the Henderson Cup proudly over his head in celebration during Wednesday's chapel service.

News

In the Dark: School and Meyerland Lose Electricity

Kyle Lin, Editor-in-Chief

It was 4:20 after school Tuesday, and in the midst of rain and thunder, darkness descended upon the school. “There was just a big boom,” receptionist Georgia Rhem... read story

September 17, 2014 • 0 comments

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Sports

Cross Country Season Opens at Incarnate Word

Kyle Lin, Editor-in-Chief

After three months of summer training, the cross country season has finally begun. With two runners in the top ten, the school varsity boys’ cross country team placed... read story

August 25, 2014 • 0 comments

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Opinion

What is Labor Day?

What is Labor Day?

Kyle Lin, Editor

Labor Day. The first “long weekend” of the school year. A day away from school or work. Time for annual sales. All of these things are synonymous today, but none... read story

September 1, 2013 • 0 comments

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Arts & Entertainment

“Best Quality” They Said. Inspirational They Said.

“Best Quality” They Said. Inspirational They Said.

Benton Graves, Turf Staffer

A tale of generational conflict and the immigrant experience, The Joy Luck Club movie evoked in me a replica of the emotions expressed more elegantly on paper. Aside from... read story

September 15, 2014 • 0 comments

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