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The Scratching Post

Rachel Levy
Rachel Levy is a junior at Vernon Hills High School. This is her first year working for The Scratching Post. Rachel is involved in many activities throughout the school, such as Volleyball, Cheerleading, and lacrosse. She is also involved in Student Council, First Class, JSA(junior state of America), Cougar Guard, FEA, and FBLA(future business leaders of America). Even though she is always busy she still finds time to tutor kids during the late weeknights and early weekend days. She also works at a retirement home, where she serves people their nice meal for the day. For after high school plans, Rachel wishes to go out to the east coast for study. She wishes to attend universities such as, University of Rhode Island, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, University of North Carolina State, or Boston University. She wishes to get her aquatic animal medicine degree and a PHD in Marine Biology. For her career she wishes to work for a marine rescue center where she will be a marine veterinarian specializing in sharks and dolphins.

Rachel Levy, Staff Reporter

Sep 13, 2017
Students drink coffee for energy, taste (Story)
May 24, 2017
Finding solace through journaling (Story)
Apr 28, 2017
Where should you study next? Coffee shops. (Story)
Mar 23, 2017
Fashion trends of Spring 2017 (Story)
Feb 15, 2017
Is abusing animals worth being beautiful? (Story)
Dec 20, 2016
Slopes to hit up this winter season (Story)
Dec 16, 2016
Planet Earth Review (Story)
Nov 21, 2016
1908-2016: Cubs making history (Story)
Oct 28, 2016
Make recycling important again (Story)
Sep 22, 2016
Meet the Captain of Varsity Football, Andrew Smith (Story)
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