Entries by Kathryn DeGroft

Senior Wins Best Delegate Award at WMNSHMUN

Congratulations to Jamestown senior Susanna Maize, for winning the highest Model UN award of Best Delegate.  Susanna represented Hugo Barrionuevo in the Argentine Cabinet of 1983.  Sophomores Zoe Averett and Jenny Park also received verbal commendations for their work in the World Trade Organization representing Saudi Arabia.

JHS Model UN Team Attends William & Mary Conference

Twenty six members of the Jamestown Model UN Team participated in a three day conference hosted by the College of William and Mary.  Over 1300 students attended from across the country.  JHS students represented the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Mexico and covered topics ranging from demilitarization of the Arctic to antibiotic resistance.

New Arrivals!

Soak, scrub, and soothe your way to relaxation with simple homemade spa recipes from award-winning author Aubre Andrus. Using some of nature’s best ingredients, such as beeswax, sugar, coconut oil, shea butter, avocado, sea salt, essential oils, and more, craft everything from a Cooling Peppermint Hand Cream to a Vanilla Honey Body Scrub. Make practical […]

New Arrivals!

Six months after her kidnapping, Cheyenne Wilder is preparing for the trial of Roy Sawyer, the man who held her for ransom, dealing with her overprotective parents, and learning self-defense techniques from her new bodyguard. Cheyenne can’t—and won’t—let being blind stop her from becoming stronger. Yet when it comes to Griffin Sawyer, the boy who […]

New Arrivals!

One teenager in a skirt. One teenager with a lighter. One moment that changes both of their lives forever. If it weren’t for the 57 bus, Sasha and Richard never would have met. Both were high school students from Oakland, California, one of the most diverse cities in the country, but they inhabited different worlds. […]

New Arrivals!

 Cara Delevingne is living the dream. She is the girl who landed on her feet in the fickle world of fashion and she’s here to stay. As the face of DKNY, Burberry, and Chanel, Cara’s startling blue eyes, framed by trademark bushy eyebrows, gaze down from billboards across the world. But she’s not just a […]

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Because I Was a Girl is an inspiring collection of true stories by women and girls about the obstacles, challenges, and opportunities they’ve faced…because of their gender. Edited by #1 New York Times-bestselling author Melissa de la Cruz, the book is the perfect gift for girls of all ages. The collection includes writings from an impressive array […]

New Arrivals!

It’s been almost a year since Makani Young came to live with her grandmother in landlocked Nebraska, and she’s still adjusting to her new life. And still haunted by her past in Hawaii. Then, one by one, the students of her small town high school begin to die in a series of gruesome murders, each […]

New Arrivals

Created by NASA for high school students interested in space science, this collection of worked problems covers a broad range of subjects, including mathematical aspects of NASA missions, computation and measurement, algebra, geometry, probability and statistics, exponential and logarithmic functions, trigonometry, matrix algebra, conic sections, and calculus. In addition to enhancing mathematical knowledge and skills, […]