The Liberator

Seniors set sights across the globe

Megan Ramsey, Staff Writer

May 14, 2019

Before senior Will Fisher applied to college, he was enticed by the University of Cambridge, thousands of miles away, where his dad had done work as a young adult. He did not limit himself to the borders of the United States....

Ephriam’s popcorn influenced by childhood memories

Emma McBride, Staff Writer

May 14, 2019

Two students are walking to lunch after class when suddenly they smell the fresh, buttery scent of popcorn around the corner. Excitedly, they cheer in unison as they hurry to the yellow hallway to receive popcorn from LASA’s...

Lip Dub brings dubs

McKenzi Popper, Staff Writer

May 14, 2019

Though the not-so-blue skies posed an issue for the advanced Audio Visual Production (AVP) team, students still smiled, laughed and literally tossed each other in the air for the 2019 Lip Dub. The production, set to the tune of...

Signarture Course: Planet Earth

Hanif Amanullah, Staff Writer

May 14, 2019

After taking a year of World Geography and Biology as freshmen, sophomores at LASA have the opportunity to take a signature course that, in a way, blends the two classes together. This course–called Planet Earth–works to help...

Signature Course: Great Ideas

Zoe Klein, Staff Writer

May 14, 2019

LASA has been recognized by numerous sources, including the Austin Statesman and Niche.com, as a pioneer of new ways of educating. These great ideas include the signature courses, four unique classes required for all LASA students. The...

Signature Course: Electronic Magazine

Catie Graves, Staff Writer

May 14, 2019

Students sit at rows of computers, their faces lit by the screen. Some are quickly typing on a Google Doc filled with highlights and comments. Others face screens showing Adobe Programs with multiple tabs open. All are intently...

Signature Course: Science & Technology

Emma McBride, Staff Writer

May 14, 2019

A whole semester of a student’s freshman year at LASA has almost come to an end, which, for SciTech students, means that the day of the infamous final project has finally come. Their hands are shaking as they pick up their device,...

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Lip Dub 2019

April 25, 2019

Prom prep

Emma McBride, Staff Writer

April 9, 2019

As the end of the school year quickly approaches, seniors are getting ready to graduate, finalizing post-high-school plans and grappling with senioritis. According to Lisa Moomaw, LASA student council senior president, prom is...

TEDx speaks out

TEDx speaks out

April 9, 2019

AISD magnets: the good and the bad

Nia Orakwue, Entertainment Editor

April 9, 2019

Magnet programs are not unique to Austin. By the 1980s, most major cities had magnet schools that were meant to attract kids from all-over a city to attend a school outside their assigned, district created attendance zone. While...

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