If you see a tall, white-haired man sporting a Hawaiian T-shirt walking down the halls, chances are it’s Mark Brazo.
His classroom is hard to miss, too. Brazo decorates his door with stickers from places he’s visited. He’s at 21 right now, and they range from a Nassau, Bahamas logo to a “Wicked good Maine lobstah” sticker.
If the s... READ MORE »»
As usual, Mark Brazo is happy to help a freshman FPC student with their work.
Hundreds of students at Lincoln play mainstream sports like football or soccer. But only about 10 students fence.
Senior Alexandre Crepeaux is among the best – at Lincoln and across the nation. He proved his abilities again at the Junior Olympics in February in Cleveland.
Nine years of practice will do that. He says he’s drawn to fencing “because of ... READ MORE »»
Alexandre Crepeaux will not only be competing in the junior olympics but will also be fencing for New York University's NCAA fencing.
During summer 2014, a group of Lincoln students decided to start a small, fenced-in, garden in the courtyard just outside of the school. Since then, nine garden beds have been added and a drip watering system.
The garden didn’t just jump from being a small student-led project to a full-scale garden in a blink of an eye, it took the nurturing and... READ MORE »»
Laura Armstrong teaches her gardening class in the courtyard on an early spring day.
Most little girls dream of becoming a princess.
For Helena Raposo, her dreams are coming true. The 16-year-old junior at Lincoln is the 2016 Rose Princess.
“I am so honored to represent our school because we are so diverse and I am a foreigner, so it is really exciting,” says Raposo.
Coming from Brazil last August because of her fath... READ MORE »»
Helena Raposo was crowned the Rose Princess for Lincoln High School on March 14.
In Lincoln’s dimly lit auditorium, a single spot light beating down on a solitary podium, framed by a ramshackle wood structure, two of the most prominent Lincoln graduates met to debate.
On Monday, mayoral candidates Ted Wheeler, Class of ‘81, and Jules Bailey, Class, of '97, talked about their policies, aspirations for Portland and, of course... READ MORE »»
Principal Peyton Chapman adresses Wheeler (middle) and Bailey (right) during the debate.
Every year at Lincoln, a select couple of seniors are chosen by the Lincoln class counsel to speak at graduation. This year, the senior speaker titles go to Montse Mendez and Leo Wiswall.
“Leo and ... Read More »
June 1, 2016
Seniors Sophia Mautz (left) and Catherine Anderson captured awards at the annual CCBA banquet.
Countless plates of Chinese food flowed from the kitchen to the tables of hundreds of students from the Class of 2016. The Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association (CCBA), which serves the local and stat... Read More »
Senior Alex Zhang was one of 150 2016 Coca-Cola Scholars, chosen from a pool of 87,000 applicants nationwide.
87,000 applied. 150 were selected as 2016 Coca-Cola Scholars, earning $20,000 in schol... Read More »
As 18-year-olds consider voting in national and local elections for the first time, they are weighing their choices for the next Portland mayor.
Lincoln alumni Ted Wheeler and Jules Bailey are the front-runner... Read More »
On April 30, Lincoln students celebrated prom. Hosted by the Oregon Zoo, the hollywood-themed ballroom was packed to the brim with students eager and ecstatic for the final dance of the year. Here are... Read More »
In “Secret in Their Eyes”, Julia Roberts plays Jess, a police investigator who discovers an unidentified female found dead in a parking garage, is her own 18-year-old daughter. Her close colleague and friend Ray, played by Chiwe... Read More »
Rave reviews for “Creed” call it the best ‘Rocky’ movie since the original.” Completely agree. I was skeptical because,I believed that no movie could come close the original “Rocky.”I was wrong. After seeing the mov... Read More »
"American Sniper" has grossed over $300 million domestically, and yet won only a single Oscarlast month - for sound editing. While some protest the less-than-stellar performance of the film at the event, the reasons for its loss of ... Read More »