The Chant

Former NC Magnet Warrior, Nicola Wynn continues to live out her dream of traveling and teaching. A few of her destinations include Ko Phan Gan, Thailand (Middle picture) and Ring of Kerry, Ireland (Top picture). Wynn graduated from the NC International Studies program (Bottom picture), and credits much of her journey to it. “The NC Magnet program was very helpful in preparing me for my non traditional career path. I have to be very disciplined with my schedule since there's no one holding me to deadlines. Working for yourself is great, but you have to be organized and motivated to do the work,” Wynn said.

Where in the world did Nicola Wynn go?

Peyton Stack, Sports Editor
November 18, 2020
Senior Ana Barahona created GEO Club here at NC in hopes to include her classmates in a great cause; in her trips to Honduras Ana discovered a special needs school in need of help and Ana started different donation drives to help the school out. All of January GEO Club is accepting school supply donations in the magnet lounge that will be donated to the special needs school.

A donation away

January 14, 2020
International exchange student, Aixa Rúa Rodríguez, stands on her temporary school campus sharing one of her paintings from her AP Drawing and Painting class.  The painting features a star-filled night sky presumably from her hometown of Boadilla, Spain. As a sibling of a former exchange student, Rodriguez came with a good understanding of life in America.

From Boadilla to Kennesaw

Dominik Perez, Staff
September 9, 2019
NC’s Japanese foreign exchange students arrived from Kochi, Japan yesterday and spent their Monday attending classes with their hosts. In the Magnet lounge, junior Isabel Daez introduced her foreign exchange student Nonoka Sakita to her lunch buddies juniors Ketzel Greve and Vicki Zitsch. They sat at their table laughing and chatting away, making sure that Sakita felt welcomed. “She likes it here so far. Her favorite part so far was the Welcome Ceremony where she tried a Chick-Fil-A biscuit,” her host and translator Daez said.

NC welcomes Japanese exchange students

Michelle Lin, Reporter, Photographer
March 11, 2019
Aupic represents her nationality while tackling a new language, Spanish, in America. She speaks English, French, and Spanish at advanced levels, giving her the foundation to speak all three fluently.

When in America

Julyana Ayache, Reporter/Photographer
August 30, 2018
Overlooking the Sydney Harbor from the famed Sydney Harbor bridge, the group enjoyed the ships passing by and the view of the Opera House and downtown area. After a half-day hike around the city and across the bridge, the group huddled to view the city from the center of the 3,700 footbridge. “It was interesting to see the Opera house and bridge and all the parks but Australia felt like a normal big city. It wasn't very different than one you'd see in the United States,” Magnet senior Steven Tran said.

Oi, Mate!

Morgan Brown, News Editor
August 19, 2018
Embarking on her new journey, sophomore Clara Smit traveled 4,898 miles away from home in Germany for new learning experiences and enrichment opportunities in Kennesaw, Georgia. Smit will return back to Germany after this spring semester ends.

From Germany to Georgia: 4,898 miles away from home

Isabella Keaton, Reporter, Photographer
February 6, 2018

Sights and safaris in South Africa

Joshua Dawson, Reporter, Photographer
August 29, 2017
After landing in Alajuela, Costa Rica, students wait for the rest of the group stuck in passport check in front a sign with the national motto ‘Pura Vida’.

Pura vida in Costa Rica

Andrew Gasparini, Reporter, Photographer
March 3, 2017
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