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Summer Adventures: Sarina Heron Attends Turning Point USA Political Conference

Summer Adventures: Sarina Heron Attends Turning Point USA Political Conference

Sara Michel, Reporter

November 28, 2018

Late July, Sarina Heron (‘19) went to the Turning Point USA High School Leadership Summit in Washington D.C. The conference lasted 4 days, and the students stayed at George Washington University. The first day was very tiring because they had to go through the check-in process and attend the fir...

The Round Table Ep. 3: The Gun Show

Grace Mamon, Managing Editor

April 10, 2018

In the third episode of The Round Table, The Talon's debate podcast, Jack Adams facilitates a debate between Trevor Celata and Zach Farr regarding gun control in the wake of recent school shootings. ...

Meet Connor Merk: Young Republicans President

Meet Connor Merk: Young Republicans President

Gaby Christian, Photography Editor

February 7, 2018

“I am honored to be president of Young Republicans because it gives me the opportunity to share my passion of politics with others,” Connor Merk (‘19) says. Connor Merk is the president of Colonial Forge’s Young Republicans club. He was voted president this year after being a part of the club ...

The Race

Gaby Christian, Photography Editor

February 7, 2018

Since the start of the 2016 presidential election, Donald Trump has gotten a wide range of reactions: some positive and some negative. At Colonial Forge, we have a fair mix of students from each side. The Talon created a survey to get specific opinions from our students. Sara Boyd (‘18) had concerns about Trump...

The Round Table Ep. 2: Black/Blue Lives Matter

James Mims, Reporter

February 21, 2017

In the second episode of The Round Table, The Talon’s debate podcast, James Mims moderates a debate between Lauryn Hobbs and Ryan Wilbur regarding Black Lives Matter and Blue Lives Matter respectively. ...

Winners and Losers Part 2

Winners and Losers Part 2

Connor Merk, Reporter

February 6, 2017

Losers Senator Chuck Schumer Senator Chuck Schumer was confronted by Senator Tom Cotton on delaying a vote to confirm Trump’s nominee for CIA Director, Mike Pompeo. Senator Schumer has been in Congress since 1981. He is confirmed of being an establishment politician. GOP Senators said that Schu...

The Round Table Ep. 1: Donald Trump

The Round Table Ep. 1: Donald Trump

James Mims, Reporter

January 23, 2017

In this premiere episode of The Round Table, The Talon's debate podcast, James Mims moderates a debate between four students regarding Donald Trump. ...

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