The Tower

Claire Stowe

Claire Stowe, Editor-in-Chief

Claire Stowe, an Adams senior, is Editor-in-Chief of The Tower, her second year with the position. She has covered a variety of topics as a reporter, including two school walkouts, a Trump rally in Elkhart, Ind., and the national immigration debate through an Adams lense. In 2018, Claire traveled to Washington, D.C. with the Adams SASS group for the national March for Our Lives and reported on it, bringing a national event to the community South Bend. She received three Best of SNO awards during the 2018-19 school year for her coverage of various topics: the school corporation's issues with teacher retention and salaries, the experiences of students of varying legal statuses during the government shutdown, and an op-ed in align with Student Press Law Center’s “Student Press Freedom Day.” 

During the summer of 2019 Claire attended the Washington Journalism and Media Conference in Washington, D.C. and had the opportunity to hear, meet, and converse with a variety of professionals in the news media world including Brian Lamb of CSPAN, Mikayla Bouchard of The New York Times, and Daniela Pierre-Bravo of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.” She also met with Congressional Representative Jackie Walorski to discuss local and national issues.

In addition to her Tower responsibilities, Claire runs Cross Country, participates in Mock Trial, plays the violin in the South Bend Youth Symphony, and is a candidate for the Full-IB diploma.

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Elena Soto

Elena Soto

February 19, 2020
Kendall Moore

Kendall Moore

February 14, 2020
McKenna Leichty

McKenna Leichty

January 31, 2020
Mr. Ufkin, Seth Kirkpatrick, and Ryan Downey closed the show.

Volume 79 Issue 2

December 16, 2019
Volume 79 Issue 1

Volume 79 Issue 1

October 4, 2019
Michael Dunham

Michael Dunham

October 4, 2019
Forever an Eagle

Forever an Eagle

September 19, 2019
Maddie Mischak

Maddie Mischak

September 19, 2019
Volume 78 Issue 4

Volume 78 Issue 4

June 3, 2019
Appeals on Wheels

Appeals on Wheels

April 22, 2019
Sunnyside Up from left to right: Natalie Fish, Jordan Lewis, Claire Hargis, Anna Tarner, Skylar Dungy

Volume 78 Issue 2

December 20, 2018
Teodoro Reimbold-Thomas, Cameron Pierce and Kaitlyn Henderson

Volume 78 Issue 1

September 14, 2018
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