Eastside

Milk chugging contest quenches Seniors’ thirst for victory

Scott Kessler ('09), Davina Perera ('10), Kim Kline ('09) and Jolie Krooks ('09)/ Eastside World Issues Editors, Eastside Humor Editor and Eastside Special Editions Editor

November 19, 2007

Raising their arms in triumph, the mighty Spartans of the milk-drinking competition chugged down their baby bottles in a ferocious battle of the classes. One girl and one boy representative from each grade was seated on a plat...

Students face sweet competition in lemonade contest

Kim Kline ('09) and Jolie Krooks ('09)/ Eastside Humor Editor and Eastside Special Editions Editor

November 16, 2007

With water pouring out of their mouths, and in some cases their noses, students weren’t too worried about messing up their fathers’ ties on Non-Casual Friday. “This game is called ‘Make Lemonade,’” announced Mr. Dav...

Texas Instruments releases revolutionary TI-97

Kim Kline ('09)/ Eastside Humor Editor

August 17, 2007

Texas Instruments has just released a prototype for its latest addition to the TI series of graphing calculators. The TI-97 will be available in stores on September 7, and comes equipped with more bells and whistles than the company cou...

School mandates backpacks to fight scoliosis

Kim Kline ('09)/ Eastside Humor Editor

July 19, 2007

Starting this September, East will be implementing a new policy requiring all students to carry backpacks. Due to the increased usage of tote bags and messenger bags, there has been a dramatic increase in scoliosis cases amon...