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Aafreen Ali

Aafreen Ali, Team Leader

Aafreen loves sarcasm to a core. In beginning her high school literary endeavor, she looked toward satire and comical writing to propel her through her academics. As a former editor of Luther Jackson Middle School's Book Bites, a newspaper column for literary reviews, she is an freshman staff reporter with a passion for satirical columns, opinion pieces, and creative writing. In her first year on the newsmagazine staff, she hopes to use her voice to not only convey her outlook, but bring to light the perspectives of those in the TJ community. Specifically with an emphasis on personal interviews and feature articles, Aafreen is not afraid of expanding her horizons, but ready to take on new journalistic challenges.
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The Equity Team seeks to promote and discuss the cultural, religious, gender, and other identities of the 1,809 students at Jefferson.

An education in equity

February 28, 2021
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Top 10 of 2020: Albums

January 21, 2021
Senior Michelle Pham poses for her individual prom picture in front of her pool.

Prom dot com

June 6, 2020
Performing at 2019 iNite, sophomore Alana Ni does taiko, or Japanese drumming

Revisiting Roots

December 8, 2019
Freshman Lauren Spehlmann (far right, in red warmup jacket) stands with her teammates as the coach addresses the team.

Varsity Blues

March 31, 2019
Should students have even been at school if the majority did not even learn during class time?

Timely Solutions

March 14, 2019
Picture courtesy of Wikimedia Commons acquired through Creative Commons

Speaking Without Speaking

December 20, 2018
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