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Alumni day 2018: Question & Answer with Graduates

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Rosalinda Casso-O’hara Class of 2013 Q: How would you define life after Ann Richards? A: Well, by the time we graduated I was like, ‘I’m tired and I don’t know what I’m doing next.’ But college is so much easier than Ann Richards. By the time I had left ARS I had already done Capstone,…

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Better than ever: Ann Richards alumni give college wisdom

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  Gus Dexheimer (Class of 2016, currently at Macalester College) “I think my favorite part of college is meal times. Not because the food is good, but because it’s a very social time, and I have always been a social eater. I like to spend an hour or two on dinner. Everyone’s just hanging out,…

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The final quest: Three ARS seniors named Questbridge National College Match finalists

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Senior Kimberly “Kim” Olea had been obsessively opening and closing her laptop all Wednesday morning. Sitting at lunch with her left fist balled up, she clicked with her right hand. “I could feel my heart in my throat,” Olea said. With another click, a new page opened. Congratulations, it read. You’re a finalist. Olea screamed…

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Austinite in New Jersey: Class of 2015 graduate takes on Princeton University

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“I didn’t think I would get in,” Chloe Coronado Winn, a Class of 2015 graduate of Ann Richards said. Despite her doubtfulness, Winn, is now in Princeton, New Jersey attending college at Princeton University. Last Spring, Princeton was the last school Winn heard back from. She’d already been admitted to eight out of the twelve…

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Eyes on the Tiger: ARS family supports alumna at Dallas Division I volleyball tournament

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Ann Richards alumna, Sofia Hruby, was supported by friends, family, and former teammates in the SMU Doubletree Classic volleyball tournament in Dallas, Texas September 18th and 19th. Hruby is one of eight freshmen on the Clemson University volleyball team.  Since late June, she has been at Clemson in South Carolina preparing for the Atlantic Coast…

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Ann Richards alumnae reflect on college and coming back

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Twenty-four Ann Richards alumnae trickled back to the place they spent their high school years this morning–only this time they wore visitor stickers instead of plaid skirts. As part of the Ann Richards sisterhood tradition, Alumnae Coordinator Ashley Robinson invited the graduated classes of 2013 and 2014 to return for the second annual alumnae panel to share about their college lives. “I…

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ARS graduates return: a photo gallery

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Alumni from the graduating classes of 2013 and 2014 came back to ARS to share their experiences in college on Friday morning. The sixth and seventh graders attended a showcase of alumni sharing information about their colleges. The remaining grades split up into three separate panels where groups of alumni answered student’s questions about college. Below is a gallery…

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