The Hawkeye

Chris Ryder: musician, actor, Singer, improv comedian

Senior Chris Ryder improvises on his alto saxophone during the Jazz Ensemble 1’s performance at the arts assembly in the Terraceum on May 23.

By Beza Ayele, Op/Ed Co-Editor

June 11, 2014

A multitalented, multidimensional artist, Chris Ryder has found his home on the stage, creating stunning performances for all types of audiences. Ryder is most commonly known for the sweet sounds of his jazz sax. He started his jazz career back in eighth grade where he first picked up a saxophone at Bri...

Antitheus’ beginning

Antitheus' beginning

By Beza Ayele, Op/Ed Co-Editor

May 12, 2014

MTHS has a plethora of bands that come together and and preform original music. A band that many may not have heard of is a heavy metal band that goes by the name of Antitheus, made up of MTHS senior Erick Goin and junior Ethan Hyatt, and MTHS alumni Jason Layne and Nolan Head, along with Edmonds Woodway...

Black history month is more than just slavery’s legacy

Black history month is more than just slavery's legacy

By Beza Ayele, Op/Ed Co-Editor

February 10, 2014

What comes into your mind when you hear Black History Month? Martin Luther King Jr.? Rosa Parks? People related with the dark past of slavery? Shouldn’t it be called “Black Slavery History Month” because that is always the main focus? If Black History Month usually goes as a reminder of slavery we shoul...

Do’s and Don’ts of Picture Day

Do's and Don'ts of Picture Day

By Beza Ayele, Op/Ed Co-Editor

September 5, 2013

It’s that time of the school year again, where you find yourselves captured in front of flashing cameras and bright lights. And no, we’re not talking about your screaming paparazzi begging for your signature. We’re talking about Picture Day. Picture Day is a day dreaded or loved by most students. Always struggling with the always un-answe...

Who is Mr. X?

Who is Mr. X?

By Beza Ayele, Op/Ed Co-Editor

May 17, 2013

There are about 70 staff members in MTHS including administration, custodian, kitchen, secretaries and teachers.  Everyone knows this certain MTHS staff member by his title, but not for who he really is. For now let’s call this mystery man Mr. X. Unlike most teachers at MTHS, Mr. X is not originally...

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