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Exchange student is eager to communicate

Exchange student is eager to communicate

By:  Reporter Tali Caiani Mrs. Beth Plankey always feels fortunate to have a foreign exchange student in her Speech 10 classroom to share cultural aspects; she is elated to have Yu-Ni Lin’s enthusiasm for communication. Lin, from Taiwan, is a sophomore and is currently living with another current exchange student, Gwen Fafet from Germany, hosted [...]

Exchange student is eager to communicate
Student strives to improve his English

Student strives to improve his English

By:  Reporter Max Hackinson An athletic teenager from Slovakia decided to test his body, mind and language skills in America as an NHS foreign exchange student for the 2013-’14 school year. Denis Fajta, 17, is enrolled as a junior with a typical schedule. He is living with the Swannell family. Their son, Brett, is also a junior [...]

Student strives to improve his English
Italian student rebounds after late arrival

Italian student rebounds after late arrival

By:  Reporter Liz Detrie Coming to a new country where you do not know anyone is not easy, but it seems that an Italian teen is taking the changes in stride. New to NHS this year is a foreign exchange student named Martina Spinelli. She came to the United States from Milan, Italy. She arrived [...]

Italian student rebounds after late arrival
Brave teen compares cultures

Brave teen compares cultures

By:  Reporter Liz Veu A brave teen-age girl left her beloved home in South Korea to come to the United States for a year for a better education, improve her English and experience the American culture. Here at NHS she joined SEA club and AFS. Her school in South Korea is much different. In Korea [...]

Brave teen compares cultures

LAUNCH leaders attend Onaway retreat

05 September 2014

By: Reporter Ksenya Seager A three-day LAUNCH retreat at Onaway Island from Aug. 23-25 trains Neenah LAUNCH Leaders team building activities, leadership skills and lesson plans for the upcoming school year. LAUNCH is a program led by teacher Brian Borchardt consisting of 138 student leaders who lead a variety of activities such as giving tours [...]

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Exchange student is eager to communicate

Exchange student is eager to communicate

09 October 2013

By:  Reporter Tali Caiani Mrs. Beth Plankey always feels fortunate to have a foreign exchange student in her Speech 10 classroom to share cultural aspects; she is elated to have Yu-Ni Lin’s enthusiasm for communication. Lin, from Taiwan, is a sophomore and is currently living with another current exchange student, Gwen Fafet from Germany, hosted [...]

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Student strives to improve his English

Student strives to improve his English

08 October 2013

By:  Reporter Max Hackinson An athletic teenager from Slovakia decided to test his body, mind and language skills in America as an NHS foreign exchange student for the 2013-’14 school year. Denis Fajta, 17, is enrolled as a junior with a typical schedule. He is living with the Swannell family. Their son, Brett, is also a junior [...]

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Italian student rebounds after late arrival

Italian student rebounds after late arrival

08 October 2013

By:  Reporter Liz Detrie Coming to a new country where you do not know anyone is not easy, but it seems that an Italian teen is taking the changes in stride. New to NHS this year is a foreign exchange student named Martina Spinelli. She came to the United States from Milan, Italy. She arrived [...]

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Brave teen compares cultures

Brave teen compares cultures

08 October 2013

By:  Reporter Liz Veu A brave teen-age girl left her beloved home in South Korea to come to the United States for a year for a better education, improve her English and experience the American culture. Here at NHS she joined SEA club and AFS. Her school in South Korea is much different. In Korea [...]

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