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Texas State students discuss their experiences

Texas State students discuss their experiences

May 25, 2018


Filed under Features, Video

Texas State students discuss their experiences at the university for a video for the 2018 NPPA Storytelling Workshop at Texas State.

Seniors reminisce on recitals

Sofia Ramos, Staff Writer

May 22, 2018


Filed under Features

As the 2017-2018 school year comes to an end, the pressure to pass classes and receive credits is high. While freshmen, sophomores, and juniors prepare for another school year by taking tests and meeting deadlines, the seniors at VMT prepare to end their school with their own unique way. Every...

Four years of high school through four students

Zoe Alvarez, Staff writer

May 2, 2018


Filed under Features

High school, a place where students go for education. That’s not all -- high school is a place where people begin to discover who they really are, learn and experience new things, and a place where memories are made. Whether you finished high school years ago or just getting started, here is what...

Music teacher helped in the making of the Yerma score

Music teacher helped in the making of the Yerma score

Milton Hattem, Staff Writer

April 23, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

VMT music teacher Billy Thatcher helped compose a unique score for the play Yerma. Thatcher was offered the job to compose the score for Yerma due to his prior work of composing scores for previous plays by director Marco Gonzalez. Yerma tells the story of a childless woman living in rural Spain,...

Class of 2018 recalls good times at old campus (story, photos, video)

Class of 2018 recalls good times at old campus (story, photos, video)

Aryanna Rodriguez, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018


Filed under #VMThrowback, #VMTSeniorsReminisce, Features, Showcase, Video

This story is also published on Best of SNO. “When we stepped off the bus at the Harding Building, an immediate feeling of nostalgia came over me. It was like I was a freshman all over again. It was a very joyous moment,” dance student Katherine Serna said as she got off the bus at the old bui...

VMT art student strives to achieve dream

VMT art student strives to achieve dream

Emilia Vela, Staff writer

March 21, 2018


Filed under Features, Magnet Magazine, Showcase

“In 8th grade, I basically figured everything out with what I wanted to do with my life and its art.” VMT art student Liberty Garcia earlier this year won an award at the district’s STEM Technology expo for her T-shirt design creating the winning STEAM logo. But for her art isn’t just a hobby...

Emotions pour out as seniors reminisce

Emotions pour out as seniors reminisce

Lucero Rea

March 9, 2018


Filed under #VMThrowback, #VMTSeniorsReminisce, Features, Showcase

VMT's seniors of Class 2018 visited the old campus located in downtown Laredo to reminisce their freshman year on March 1....

Welcome to the 2018 Laredo Media & Film Festival

Welcome to the 2018 Laredo Media & Film Festival

March 2, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

The 5th annual Laredo Media & Film Festival took place on Feb. 22 and 23 at the Martinez Fine Arts Complex (former Civic Center). Here are some photos of this event.

Sophomore overcomes many obstacles in order to become successful

Sophomore overcomes many obstacles in order to become successful

Briana Sepulveda, Staff Writer

February 28, 2018


Filed under Features, Magnet Magazine, Showcase

A top ranking student with many different qualities talks about her difficulties, struggles, and obstacles that pushed her to get to where she is. Vivian Coleman grew up in the town of Jackson, Mississippi in what she described as the ghetto. “I grew up in a horrible place. I experienced many...

Henry Cuellar discusses topics he advocates for his platform

Henry Cuellar discusses topics he advocates for his platform

Justyne Bernal, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

Photo: Congressman Henry Cuellar speaks to farmers in his congressional district. https://cuellar.house.gov Since 2006, Henry Cuellar has been in office as a U.S Representative for Texas 28th Congressional District and is known to be hardworking and a great voice in politics, according to The Wa...

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