The Hawkeye

Terrace’s own rocketeer

June 21, 2019

Some people believe that high school doesn’t help individuals grow and learn more about the world around them, but this is certainly not the case for Austin Thiessen. From being a shy and   introverted...

Gender: not so easily defined

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Society perpetuates traditional gender roles and norms. For students who dare to think and act differently, high school and beyond poses a great number of challenges.
March 17, 2015

It was in the shower when freshman Flynn Thomas thought, “What if I was a boy?” He described it as “just another random thought among the millions of others.” However, the more he thought about...

Karen Higgins is a true Renaissance woman

Erin Higgin’s senior year photo. Higgins graduated from Terrace in 2004.
November 5, 2014

In “The Book of the Courtier,” Baldassare Castiglione describes the ideal courtier to be athletic, have knowledge of the fine arts and humanities, and have a warrior spirit. The guidelines he set eventually...

Joanna Pudil: Ground zero witness

Joanna Pudil's senior portrait that appeared in the TEMPO yearbook.
November 5, 2014

As people covered in ash ran past her yelling out for medical attention, her husband said, “Don’t you dare,” on the other end of the line. An active social worker who found herself at the World...

Alumnus Martin Hester: From athlete to amazing artist

Martin Hester as a senior at MTHS in 1989. Hester was on the basketball team, which placed fifth in state that year.
November 4, 2014

It’s been 25 years since he stood in the Hawk Dome on the three point line, with sun in his eyes and took the shot. He is now known as the Seattle Chalk Guy, but in 1989 he was Martin Hester, number...

From Red Robin to the Hollywood Tavern

Josh Henderson today looks quite a bit different than when he was a senior at MTHS, in 1990. Today, Henderson is a chef and restaurateur.
November 4, 2014

Since he graduated with the class of 1990, MTHS alumnus Josh Henderson has been living out his dream in Seattle as a restaurateur. Henderson founded multiple businesses in the food industry, including...

Turning loss around

March 31, 2011

She is one of the strongest people you may ever know. You have probably seen her face around school. Maybe you’re her friend, and perhaps she’s in one of your classes. Odds are, many of you have heard...

Upcoming seasonal events

January 17, 2011

February, March, and April are exciting months in Washington as many seasonal events take place. In the month of February, the Northwest Flower and Garden Show will be showcasing 30 full-scale and exquisitely...

Photo story: Pike Place Market

Brightly colored fresh vegetables and fruits line the walkway in the main produce area of Pike Place Market.
February 10, 2010

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