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Sawyer Salgado

Sawyer Salgado, Senior Staff Writer

Sawyer Salgado is an Academy senior, a first-year staffer, and a senior staff writer.  Salgado likes to volunteer at the Humane Society,  participate in Academy’s Speech and Debate team, and watch movies. Salgado is also a strong believer in the Peter Pan mentality, and never wants to grow up. Every morning, Salgado wakes up at 4:30 AM to attend a cycling class at 5:15 AM. Salgado is passionate about animal rights, and lives a vegetarian lifestyle. Salgado is also passionate about the LGBTQ+ community,  finds pride in educating others on transgender issues, also is involved with the Trevor Project, and recommends others reach out to the organization for LGBT+ information and support. As the only openly transgender person at an all-girls school, Salgado feels a lot of pressure to represent the LGBTQ+ community in a positive way. There have been multiple times were Salgdado was the first transgender student others had encountered. In the future, Salgado hopes to attend UCF and become a nurse to directly help people in need. 

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As the sports season continues, everyone is improving and has a certain goal. Academy of the Holy Names is no different with its winter sports like basketball, soccer, and lacrosse.

Academy Winter Sports Run Down

Sawyer Salgado, Senior Staff Writer
January 22, 2020
As the holidays are coming up, sales are more frequent in stores like Gap, Old Navy, and J.C. Penny. We as a society often get aggressive when it comes to a sale, and we have to remember that retail workers are human too.

Retail Workers Are Humans Too (OPINION)

Sawyer Salgado, Senior Staff Writer
November 22, 2019
This easy vegetarian Thai pumpkin soup recipe can add a little comfort to the upcoming fall season.

How to Make Easy Pumpkin Soup

Sawyer Salgado, Senior Staff Writer
October 30, 2019
Chromat Company celebrated their ten year anniversary. Their motto is to include more cultures and ethnicities in the modeling business. They released their Spring 2020 collection.

Chromat Fashion Show Review

Sawyer Salgado, Senior Staff Writer
September 22, 2019
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