Wildcat Tales

Senior Tales 2016 – 2017

Julie Reynolds, Online Editor-in-Chief

May 17, 2017

It's an annual tradition for the Editors Staff of The Wildcat Tales to attempt to document where each and every senior will be attending college in the fall. After a rigorous collection process with the help of Twitter and netw...

Running to Stanford

Running to Stanford

September 11, 2015

Reality check

Rachel Zhang, Staff Writer

May 14, 2014

I am planning on majoring in business. Although when I was very little, I dreamed of becoming an artist and a writer. Then I learned everything an ordinary girl is supposed to learn from k-12. My world exploded with new knowledge,...


Rachel Chen, Featured Columnist

May 30, 2013

The summer before my sister’s junior year, I cried because I knew there were only two years before she left for college and a whole chapter of my life would end. As my junior year comes to a close, my own future looms closer...

Blogging through the journey: Student uses Tumblr to document college admissions process

Kaitlin Fischer, Staff Writer

December 14, 2012

     She goes into her room and works on her college essays. She sits alone, in front of her Mac, thinking of her future and how she can make herself unique to the colleges she is applying to. She ponders silently for a few...

My world upside-down

Rachel Chen, Featured Columnist

November 28, 2012

    It was almost like she was dead. I remember my mom telling me not to say that, but it was how I felt. For the past 13 years, my older sister had been with me through everything. Through the six times my family has moved,...

One less stress: Students choose not to go to college

Kaitlin Fischer, Staff Writer

October 11, 2012

Paper after paper, draft after draft. Essays, teacher recommendations, applications – the process of entering into college is one of careful planning, one that could cause a person to become overly stressed and even lose sight...

Ralph Lauren Polos and Red Solos

Meaghan Pulliam, Layout Editor

March 29, 2012

     Contrary to popular belief there is much more than pearls, Polo and red solo cups that make up the structure of Greek life at the university level. As senior girls go off to college, many are contemplating or are extremely...

Students choose UTD for academics

Meital Boim, Copy Editor

February 22, 2012

     While she swears she’s not anti-sports, senior Ekaterina Kouznetsova decided to attend UTD next year partly because it doesn’t have a football team.      “UTD prides itself on its internationally renowned...