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GAAH Press Club

Community meeting hosts break dancers; gives GR residents a chance to have fun while planning

by (Andy Angelo Pre...)

Submitted 01-02-2015 under NONPROFITS

By: Antonio J. - age 14 There will be a community meeting held on Thursday, January 8th from 6:30-8:00pm at Cesar Chavez Elementary school. This meeting will be very different from most ordinary public meetings – at this meeting, there will be...

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Young journalists honor Andy Angelo legacy

by (Andy Angelo Pre...)

Submitted 03-22-2013 under NONPROFITS

The GAAH Press Club was recently renamed the Andy Angelo Press Club in honor of GAAH’s dear friend and longtime board member who passed away last summer. With their newly donned title, the club’s first assignment was to interview Angelo...

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Students gain confidence, experience, voice through press club

by (Vossj)

Submitted 02-18-2013 under NONPROFITS

On Thursday, May 5, 2011, the first article written by a member of the Andy Angelo Press Club went live on The Rapidian's GAAH Bureau webpage. Since its launch, the Press Club has dramatically grown from six elementary and middle...

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Strawberry Heritage forever

by (Andy Angelo Pre...)

Submitted 12-27-2012 under NONPROFITS

Carlos, Age 14 On November 3rd, 2012 it was 2:00 in the afternoon, we arrived at 520 Benjamin. In there it was a house show, the band was called Strawberry Heritage. There were a plethora of people. After Strawberry Heritage was done playing, the...

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Dance dance rehearsal at Calvin

by (Andy Angelo Pre...)

Submitted 12-05-2012 under NONPROFITS

Giselle Age 11 On Thursday November 15th, at 8:30 p.m. the GAAH Press Club went to a performance called "Skills Dance" at Calvin College Covenant Fine Arts Center. They were doing a dress rehearsal by Calvin College dancers. The GAAH Press...

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GAAH Press Club meets Trace Adkins

by (Andy Angelo Pre...)

Submitted 11-28-2012 under NONPROFITS

The GAAH Press Club had the opportunity to meet country singer Trace Adkins and ask him a few questions about his career, his show Great American Heroes and his future.   Juan, Age 9 On July 16th, 2012 it was a very hot day, and we met...

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How GiveCamp gives

by (Andy Angelo Pre...)

Submitted 11-14-2012 under NONPROFITS

For this article, the Press Club members were asked to focus on planning what they were going to write prior to writing it. They first wrote an outline, and then put their article on paper. Some of the GiveCamp volunteers that were interviewed were...

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GAAH Press Club votes art 2012

by (Andy Angelo Pre...)

Submitted 10-22-2012 under NONPROFITS

The GAAH Press Club went downtown to check out ArtPrize and each wrote a review of a piece of art. In this review they touch on materials used, emotions it made them feel, and whether they thought it was art or not. Also, The Press Club  ...

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The GAAH Press Club is flying high at the circus

by (Andy Angelo Pre...)

Submitted 10-09-2012 under NONPROFITS

For this article, the Press Club was asked to review their experience at the circus, as well as try to include researched background information about Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey.    Donny Age 12 It was September 1, 2012 (the date...

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"Num, Num!" GAAH Press Club meets What the Truck

by (Andy Angelo Pre...)

Submitted 09-13-2012 under NONPROFITS

What the Truck provided three days of lunch for the Cook Arts summer program this August. The Press Club got to help the chefs prepare the food and then wrote about the event. Some of the Press Club kids wrote news articles and focused on including...

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