The Echo

Yearbook sales close

Yearbook sales close

Gabriel Kaplan

February 16, 2019


Filed under School clubs and activities

According to Echowan adviser Julianne Herbert, sales — which closed on Feb. 5 — were especially good this year, leaving staffers less stressed than in the past. “We got out of the gate quickly and got a lot of sales really early on. The staff have been really willing to work on their sales te...

Quill and Scroll starts up for the year

Quill and Scroll starts up for the year

Ethan Meisler and Sofie Geretz

November 9, 2018


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According to Lori Keekley, the Quill and Scroll adviser, the club will have its second meeting of the year soon. “We will have our next meeting within the next couple of weeks,” Keekley said. “I just have to tell the Echo and Echowan students.” Keekley said the club gets together to wor...

Yearbook released, new theme revealed

Yearbook released, new theme revealed

Jacob Stillman

May 31, 2018


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According to Echowan Editor-in-Chief Rafferty Kugler, yearbook distribution day brings a lot of pride to her in seeing the staff’s hard work come to fruition. “It is really cool to see our final product in the hands of students, and getting to see their reactions to our work is really cool. I am re...

Yearbook aims to generate a different reaction

Yearbook aims to generate a different reaction

Evelyn Nelson and Brooklyn Donelson

May 24, 2018


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While overseeing staffers make final preparations for the upcoming yearbook release, senior editor-in-chief Rafferty Kugler said she feels proud of how much the Echowan staff has come together. “(I enjoyed) watching our staff progress and develop their skills with writing or taking photos and becoming m...

Echowan finishes sales for the year

Echowan finishes sales for the year

Dani Orloff

February 8, 2017


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When junior Haley Hyppa reflects on her first year selling yearbooks for Echowan, she said she felt the publication was successful in sales this year. According to Echowan adviser Julianne Herbert, Echowan sold a similar amount of yearbooks this year compared to last year’s sales. “(Sales w...

Echowan sells yearbook ads

Echowan sells yearbook ads

Esther Gendler, Yonit Krebs, and Lukas Levin

December 8, 2016


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When sophomore Echowan staffer Sophia Davenport began to sell yearbook ads, she found herself struggling to sell enough to meet her quota. According to Davenport, it can be very difficult to sell ads. She said businesses aren’t always responsive and selling one ad can involve multiple trips to the...

Echowan photographs clubs, showcases art

Echowan photographs clubs, showcases art

Alec Pittman

March 17, 2016


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Beginning at the start of the school day and going until 2:50 p.m., Echowan photo editors will take club photos, according to Echowan editor-in-chief senior Madeline Djerf. Djerf said the amount of time dedicated to taking the photos March 18 poses a difficulty many students don’t recognize. ...

Classroom adds three kitchen appliances

Classroom adds three kitchen appliances

Jada Csikos Monroe

December 17, 2015


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With help from students, English teacher and Echowan adviser Julianne Herbert’s classroom now has three new additions, according to Herbert. According to Echowan photo editor and senior Hannah Heitzinger, the classroom now has a microwave, a hot water heater for tea and a coffee maker. “It...

Echowan embraces hockey merge

Echowan embraces hockey merge

Jada Csikos Monroe

November 9, 2015


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According to editor-in-chief Madeline Djerf, the Echowan staff will run into a dilemma involving the Hopkins-Park girls’ hockey merge. Djerf said the merging of Hopkins and St. Louis Park girls’ hockey means Echowan will have to cover it differently.   “We’re trying to figure out the bes...

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