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The Eagle

2016-2017 Staff

Noor Hannosh


Hello, my name is Noor and I am a senior in the IB program. I run cross country and track and love it, I am also part of the dream team and project unify. I spend my weekends working at Jamba Juice (I hate Smoothie King), volunteering...

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Layna Hong

Layout Editor

Hi! I'm Layna, I'm an IB junior. In my spare time, I like to read and watch Netflix! I also volunteer at the library. My favorite classes are Biology and History of the Americas. I like writing features. My dream school is George...

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Miracle Okoro

Senior Staff Writer

Hi! My name is Miracle Okoro and I immigrated to the U.S in February of 2004. As a junior I'm desperately looking forward to the day I graduate and head out on my own. My guilty pleasures are binge watching k-dramas and reading...

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Elise Palmer


Hi I'm Elise and I am a sophomore. I enjoy eating Chinese food and BBQ Pringles. I am a part of the East Meck Cross Country and Track teams, but I hate running. I like photography, as well as film editing. My hobbies include crocheting,...

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Cole Johnson

Staff Writer

My name is Cole Johnson. I am a sophomore this year and am in The Eagles Newspaper for my first time. A few things I do in my free time is teaching the Martial art Tae Kwon do and playing tennis as a hobby.

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Isabel Cosby

Staff Writer

Hi! My name is Isabel and I am an East Meck Sophomore. In my free time I enjoy training and competing in rock climbing at Inner Peaks Climbing Center. I am a part of various East Meck clubs including Gay Straight Alliance and...

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Anaya Truss-Williams

Staff Writer

Hey! I'm Anaya and I am sophomore. I'm a member of HOSA and Art Club. I also like to meet and volunteer with the Mecklenburg County Democrats. Most of my free time is spent reading books, writing, and watching Netflix. I'm also...

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Andy Fialko

Staff Writer

I'm Andy Fialko, a junior. I'm born in raised in Charlotte, and my older sister Kate graduated from East Meck in 2015. I'm a part of Ping Pong Club, Orchestra, and Academic World Quest.

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Ashleigh Fields

Staff Writer

Hi, I'm Ashleigh Fields. I am a sophomore in IB classes at East Meck and I love to run track. I also enjoy participating in community and service activities at the school and at my church. My guilty pleasures include watching...

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Stephanie Suster

Staff Writer

Hi! I'm Stephanie Suster! I'm very enthusiastic about writing and love to learn all I can. You can usually find me reading, listening to Hamilton, or hanging out with friends and family. I am part of the Creative Writing and Debate...

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Kate Carroll

Staff Writer

Hello! I'm Kate Carroll. I am an IB sophomore and this is my first year on staff at the Eagle. Some other activities I participate in at East include cross country, theater, track, and various clubs. Some of my other hobbies are...

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