Stella Pope Duarte, author of Let Their Spirits Dance spoke at Pueblo High School on November 21st to the Senior Latino literature classes. Most writers charge a fee to talk about their novels but Pope Duarte does this because she enjoys speaking to young adults, but especially Pueblo High School students.
She spoke to the seniors about her novels but specifically Let Their Spirits Dance since the seniors are currently reading it. She discussed the themes, the conflicts and the characterization in the novel and the process she went through in writing it.
Stella Pope Duarte writes, “The students were FABULOUS! I absolutely loved presenting to them. They also pin-pointed some very important issues in the novel. It is indeed an honor to write stories from our own heritage, stories of heart, soul, blood, and spirit.”
Prom was held at the Savoy Opera House at Pinnacle Peak on April 2nd, 2011. As one of the most memorable nights of the year, our Warriors dressed elegantly to this formal event. The locale fit well with the Phantom Of The Opera theme: Unmask The Night.
Prom Royalty was announced around ten at night. The winners were:
This years Prom was held downtown at the Tucson Convention Center Copper Ballroom. The theme was Escape To Sin City and the ballroom had casino decor. About 240 Warriors attended and danced to the music of
Pueblo hosted its annual Science Night on November 19th. The science department organizes this event by asking their students to bring family & friends to Pueblo to conduct various science experiments.
There was a nice turn-out and everyone is welcomed to attend next year. Warrior News was onsite to cover the event and provided us with the following video: