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The Liberator

The student-run newspaper of the Liberal Arts and Science Academy

The Liberator

The Art City Austin Festival Moving Forward

Eliana Legatt, Staff Writer May 28, 2021

Austin is a city known for its vibrant art culture, and both residents and visitors alike can usually see a variety of art galleries and festivals. However, residents and visitors this year were denied...

Spotlight on Community Member Vincent Tovar

Eliana Legatt, Staff Writer May 28, 2021

In Vincent Tovar’s own words, he is an advocate for both public education and the Austin east side community. Tovar is currently working with the Austin Independent School District (AISD) on creating...

Looking For Extracurriculars? Join the Club!

Eliana Legatt, Staff Writer April 14, 2021

Latin Club: When: Tuesdays During Lunch (Zoom) Contact: [email protected]   Former Latin teacher Byron Brown founded the Latin club, though it is now sponsored by Aaron Pellowski,...

Vegan Restaurants Take Off

Eliana Legatt, Staff Writer April 14, 2021

Austin is well known for its food scene and in recent years has become more vegan friendly with more all-vegan restaurants popping up around the city. A vegan diet excludes animal products such as meat,...

Books of the Past, Decisions of the Future

Eliana Legatt, Staff Writer February 24, 2021

When I was young, I read Curious George with my mom every day, until the binding and the book full of happy memories and stories fell apart. I remember feeling very sad, despite my parents reassuring me...

Downtown Farmers’ Market Bright Spot for Vendors

Eliana Legatt, Staff Writer January 21, 2021

The Sustainable Food Center’s (SFC) Austin Downtown Farmers’ Market has a homey environment, helpful people and local vendors. It is a delightful way to spend a Saturday outdoors. There is a large...

COVID-19 Impact on Unhoused People: Austin Organizations Step Up to Provide Shelter

Eliana Legatt, Staff Writer November 15, 2020

Austin’s unhoused population is at high risk of contracting COVID-19, and the City of Austin and various organizations in Austin are giving out food and emergency care, as well as socially-distanced...

No Gym, No Problem: How Athletes are Staying Fit at Home

Eliana Legatt, Staff Writer November 15, 2020

Many students turn to fitness as a way to unwind after a long day of school, but due to the COVID-19 pandemic, gyms across Austin were forced to close in order to comply with public health guidelines....

Keep Calm and Zoom On

Keep Calm and Zoom On

Eliana Legatt, Staff Writer September 29, 2020

Instead of having to navigate the school halls and keep up with textbooks, teachers and students are now having to navigate Blend, emails, Zoom, and more. Though LASA has been online since Sept. 8th, AISD...

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