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Local Meteorologist, John Ahrens, Visits CATA
Local meterologist, John Ahrens visited CATA freshmen on Wednesday, September 24. Earth/Environmental students are currently studying meteorology, and CATA always enjoys hosting local meteorologist John Ahrens. John presented the students with a fresh and exciting view on weather. Topics included chasing tornadoes and hurricanes, the current El Nino and life as a meteorologist. He physically involved the freshmen by doing interactive front simulations and showing characteristics of high and low air masses. The students that were involved in these activities included Kahlil Cabble, Olivia Burrell, Kevin Maxwell, and Kaitlyn Tran. “I felt like I was really a wind, and I fully understood what he was trying to portray,” says Olivia Burrell.
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight Inspire Royal Feast at CATA
Students in Mrs. Henry's Advanced Placement Literature class celebrated the conclusion of their reading of the medieval Arthurian legend Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. They held a "royal feast" which featured green snacks, each introduced by an original composition written in the style of the romantic poem. Students waxed poetic, creatively extolling the several virtues of guacamole, chocolate mint brownies, spinach dip and Mountain Dew.