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Being friends with Lisa

Maddie Hardesty, School News Reporter

May 15, 2018

Filed under Lisa's American Adventures, School News

     The only way I can sum up what it’s been like being friends with a foreign exchange student is amazingly different.          Watching Lisa react to the little things has been my favorite part of the year....

A patriotic spring break

Lisa Skogsøy, School News Reporter

April 16, 2018

Filed under Lisa's American Adventures

Spring break came and went and I had a great time. My host family took me to Washington, D.C. and we had an adventure. It was almost as busy as Disney. We walked A LOT and saw a lot. We drove there and stayed for about three days...

We’re all in this together

Lisa Skogsøy, School News Reporter

March 9, 2018

Filed under Lisa's American Adventures

      This winter I decided that I wanted to do the school musical. I could not come to the USA and not do that. So now I am officially in a high school musical... The musical is called “Seussical the Musical....

A white christmas and an abundance of snow days

Lisa Skogsøy, school news

January 31, 2018

Filed under Lisa's American Adventures

So, Christmas happened. I did not go to Norway during the holiday, and I celebrated Christmas with my host family. It was awesome and weird at the same time. I missed my family a lot, but I had a great time celebrating here a...

Remember, it’s turkey, not Turkey

Remember, it’s turkey, not Turkey

Lisa Skogsøy, School News Reporter

December 1, 2017

Filed under Lisa's American Adventures

Too cool for school

Lisa Skogsøy, School News Reporter

November 20, 2017

Filed under Lisa's American Adventures

What is the biggest difference between the U.S. and Norway?     I have gotten this question a lot since I came here, and I have explained it several times. I figured it was time to write it down for others who would lik...

Keep calm and scary on

Lisa Skogsøy, School News Reporter

November 8, 2017

Filed under Lisa's American Adventures

The scariest holiday of the year has finally made its appearance. I generally look forward to all the holidays here in the States and Halloween is no exception. In Norway, Halloween is celebrated, but on a much smaller scale. It...

The happiest place on earth

The happiest place on earth

Lisa Skogsøy, School News Reporter

October 26, 2017

Filed under Lisa's American Adventures

Farm science review and crew game

Farm science review and crew game

Lisa Skogsøy, School News Reporter

September 28, 2017

Filed under Lisa's American Adventures

Why the USA?

Why the USA?

September 21, 2017

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