The Pacer

New Teachers Join RMHS Staff

Sydney Zeglin, News Editor

September 16, 2019

Aime Karagiannis; Honors Chemistry Teacher Aimee Karagiannis is a new physics and honors chemistry teacher at Rolling Meadows High School and previously taught for 22 years at schools in Chicago. The majority of Karagiannis’s teaching was spent at Von Steuben Metropolitan Science Center. She has ...

Big Moves With Big Kaiser

Julian Rodriguez, Entertainment Editor

May 24, 2019

Internships are uncommon, especially engineering internships, but one RMHS student just earned himself that opportunity. Junior Boris Jevtic is a member of Wildstang, and Robot Rumble. Jevtic had the opportunity to demonstrate the battle bot used during the Robot Rumble to engineers at a GCAMP (Golden C...

Chess team works towards State

Sachit Patel, Staff Writer

April 27, 2018

 Although the RMHS team has gone to State in the past, this is the first year that they needed to qualify for state. They did so by performing well at sectionals. The season started at the beginning of the year and ended in February.  Despite busy schedules with other activities, most team me...

Professional artist inspires with new art forms

Riya Shah, Staff Writer

April 29, 2017

As soon as his pen hits paper, professional artist Eric Garcia’s mind is buzzing with new ideas for his next piece of art. Incorporating an unconventional style in his work, he tells stories about social and political issues in the world through his art. “[I want to] bring light to historie...

Bath Bombs Away

Kamika Patel, Staff Writer

April 26, 2017

Most high school students struggle to find a career for the future that addresses their passion. Yet, sophomore Michelle Fundora has already pursued this by running an entrepreneurial business. For over a year, Michelle Fundora has been running her own business selling bath products alongside her mom. ...

Eric Garcia Artwork

Riya Shah, Staff Writer

April 20, 2017

Professional artist Eric Garcia uses his unconventional art to inform and educate others. Through his work, he tells stories about social and political issues occurring in the world today. Garcia adds a comical and cultural style to his prints, paintings and drawings.

Spanish week festivities

Riya Shah, Staff Writer

April 4, 2017

During the week of March 6, RMHS honored Latin culture by celebrating the second annual Spanish week. The week was filled with numerous events focused around Spanish heritage such as music, games and food. “We are excited about the [Spanish] program continuing to grow,” Spanish teacher Laura Shepi...

Frank the trainer

Grace Dollia, Features editor

January 9, 2017

While many students at RMHS are constantly recognized for their astounding athletic accomplishments, those who work behind the scenes—the student athletic trainers—are often forgotten. One student who can be credited with effectively leading the athletic training program is senior Frank Storn...

Artist of the month-September 2016

Abby Cullen, Photography Editor-in-Chief

September 29, 2016

The moment junior Ivan Ivanov picked up a pencil, he felt an instant connection with art. “From there, in a sense, it developed into an addiction, something I needed in my life, it made me complete,” Ivanov said. The inspiration to pursue this talent comes from the endless creativity wit...

Bringing the ruckus

Bringing the ruckus

Molly Manley, Managing Editor

September 21, 2016

New year, new attitude and new ideas. After last year’s failed attempt continuing to show school spirit after football season, this year’s senior class has decided to change their approach to the student-run fan section, Stampede.Club sponsor Caleb Parnin also noticed the lack of enthusiasm and took it u...

Summer Trips

Sammi Milligan, Features Editor

September 21, 2016

These students were able take trips of a lifetime over this summer. Senior Anna Martens went to Budapest, Hungary. Senior Matthew Dornbos travelled to Cambodia. Junior Allison Ontaneda voyaged to Consuelo, San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic. ...

Artist of the Month-May 2016

Sammi Milligan, Features Editor

May 26, 2016

From the moment she could hold a pencil, junior Mary Donlon knew that art was her passion. After seeing her sister draw, Donlon was inspired to do the very same thing. Ever since then, Donlon has strived to have her artwork viewed in galleries and exhibitions. “My sister Erin would always craft...

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