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Anthony Piccinni basks in the idea of retirement

Anthony Piccinni basks in the idea of retirement

Sarah Lashly, Copy Coach

May 16, 2019


Filed under Campus, News

Smiling in the science hallway, greeting students during passing periods and caring for his snake, science teacher Anthony Piccinni has decided to retire after this year since joining the staff in 2011. “[This decision] was hugely difficult. It is still difficult. The plus side is that I will still b...

Business teacher Laura Glenn finds her ‘interest’ in retirement

Business teacher Laura Glenn finds her ‘interest’ in retirement

Ridwan Oyebamiji, Staff Writer

April 18, 2019


Filed under Features

After 17 years of nurturing and cultivating students for their futures, business teacher Laura Glenn has announced her retirement. Before Glenn began teaching high school students, she worked as a certified public accountant (CPA), a registrar at Bellerive Elementary and a computer resource specialist...

Physics teacher Ellen Wilke says “pharewell” to her physics classroom of 22 years

Physics teacher Ellen Wilke says “pharewell” to her physics classroom of 22 years

Andrew Li, Staff Writer

February 7, 2019


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Physics advocate and optics guru, Ellen Wilke is retiring after teaching physics for 22 years. Wilke did not start off as a teacher: she started off as an engineer. However, when her engineering job was coming to a close, she realized that teaching was a viable option. “I’ve been working as an eng...

Faculty Spotlight: Cathy Whitaker

Faculty Spotlight: Cathy Whitaker

Mary Moriarity, Staff Writer

March 8, 2015


Filed under Features

Science teacher Cathy Whitaker reflects on her past and plans her future after retirement.

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