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Sawyer Salgado
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. 

Sawyer Salgado, Senior Staff Writer

Apr 03, 2020
How COVID-19 Is Changing The Entertainment Business (Story)
Mar 30, 2020
Tips on How to Schedule a Productive Day of Online Classes (VIDEO) (Story)
Mar 24, 2020
Easy Pressure Cooker Recipes: Honey Sesame Chicken and Baked Ziti (VIDEO) (Story)
Feb 25, 2020
“Mean Girls” Takes Tampa by the Tory Burchs (Story)
Feb 14, 2020
Lost In Transition: The Original Meanings of Idioms (Story)
Feb 06, 2020
How to Make a Cuban Casserole from Leftovers (Story)
Jan 28, 2020
How to Live A Long Life In God (with the Sisters of SNJM) (Story)
Jan 22, 2020
Academy Winter Sports Run Down (Story)
Dec 09, 2019
Competition Thoughts at a Speech and Debate Meet (VIDEO) (Story)
Nov 22, 2019
Retail Workers Are Humans Too (OPINION) (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
Raise The Curtain Celebrates Students in Performing Arts Classes (Story)
Nov 06, 2019
The Growing Maturity and Change in Hollywood (PODCAST) (Story)
Oct 30, 2019
How to Make Easy Pumpkin Soup (Story)
Oct 27, 2019
Teenagers Open Up About Their Experiences as LGBTQ+ Members (PODCAST) (Story)
Oct 14, 2019
SCOTUS Decides LGBTQ+ Peoples’ Fate in the Workplace (Story)
Oct 04, 2019
Jim Henson’s Prequel “The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance” Released (Story)
Sep 27, 2019
Brooke Skylar Richardson Given Lowest Felony Without Jail Time (Story)
Sep 22, 2019
Chromat Fashion Show Review (Story)
Sep 11, 2019
Straight Pride Parade Sparks Outrage Among LGBTQ+ Members (Story)
School newspaper of Academy of the Holy Names, Tampa
Sawyer Salgado