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The Advocate

The Student News Site of Albuquerque Academy

The Advocate

The Student News Site of Albuquerque Academy

The Advocate

Cover for Swifts 10th studio album, Midnights!
Taylor Swift’s Midnights | Album Review
Kaeli Kampschmidt '23, School and Local Editor • October 26, 2022
Apology to Sacheen Littlefeather
Apology to Sacheen Littlefeather
Zola Ortiz '23, Writer • September 29, 2022
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Artemis I Mission Endeavors to Take Humans Back to the Moon
Artemis I Mission Endeavors to Take Humans Back to the Moon
TJ Miller '25 and Corbett Thomas '25 January 12, 2023

On November 16th, the Space Launch System (SLS), the most powerful rocket ever made, lifted off into...

Predictions for New Mexicos 2023 Legislative Session
Predictions for New Mexico's 2023 Legislative Session
Abhishek Narahari '24, Writer • January 12, 2023

Starting on January 17, New Mexico’s state legislature will meet for approximately sixty days to consider...

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AA Class of '23 College Commits
Uzair Hammad ‘24, News Editor and Web Editor • January 10, 2023

Track where our seniors have committed to go to college with this interactive map. If you want to let...

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What is the Board of Trustees?
Anagha Devarakonda '26, Writer • January 12, 2023

Albuquerque Academy’s Board of Trustees is an organization that not many of us are familiar...

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The United States Capitol. Greg Willis (Creative Commons License)
A New Congress is Sworn In...
Abhishek Narahari '24, Writer • January 19, 2023

The end of the last Congress in December 2022 brought with it a rush of new legislation that codified...

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Damar Hamlin Recovering after Cardiac Arrest During Game
Ben Montoya '23, Writer, Journalism Class 2022-2023 • January 19, 2023
Official US Senate Portrait
The Senate Remains Democratic for Now
Jenny Blackwell '23, Writer, Journalism Class 2022-2023 • December 16, 2022
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Haz and Meg, Christmas, 2017
Harry & Meghan Documentary
Kaeli Kampschmidt '23, School and Local Editor • December 15, 2022

Prince Harry, the Duke of Sussex, and actress Meghan Markle famously “stepped back” from their roles...

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6/7 Winter Break Plans
6/7 Winter Break Plans
Bea Busby '28, Writer • December 16, 2022

Ahhh…. It’s the last day of school before winter break, you’re visiting Common Grounds for that one last cinnamon roll, you get to sleep in tomorrow and for the next two weeks, you don’t have to...

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Enola Holmes 2 Review
Enola Holmes 2 Review
Bea Busby '28, Writer • December 9, 2022

Enola Holmes 2 recently came out on Netflix and is currently 2nd on Netflix's top-watched movies. The second installment of the series stars Millie Bobby Brown, Louis Partridge, Henry Cavil, Hanna Dodd,...

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Michael Hulett 23 with his hand raised in triumph after dominating his competition.
Wrestlers Host AA Invitational
Brighton Ludwig '25, Photographer • January 13, 2023

The new, as yet unnamed Charger mascot.
Winter Sports Preview
December 15, 2022
This Incredibly Simple Life Hack Will Make Your Life Better
This Incredibly Simple Life Hack Will Make Your Life Better
Ben Dolan, Teacher • December 15, 2022

Want to do your mind and body and romantic prospects and mental health and future career the ultimate favor? I’ve got the life hack you’ve...

We generate nearly 3000 lbs. of plastic each year just at the bookstores, cafe, and concession stands. Yikes!
Academy's Plastic Problem
Akilan Sankaran '25, Writer • December 15, 2022

Each year, our school is throwing away almost three thousand pounds of plastic. And we can avoid wasting all of it. I recently conducted an...

What is the News Doing to Us?
What is the News Doing to Us?
Kiera Friedman '23, Writer, Journalism Class 2022-2023 • December 15, 2022

Recently for homework, I was assigned to conduct a weekly news round-up for two of my classes. I spent the majority of my night scouring local,...

As seniors are selecting their quotes for the yearbook, should we be allowing statements from Kanye?
Why I won't use a Kanye Quote in the Yearbook
Ben Montoya '23, Writer, Journalism Class 2022-2023 • December 9, 2022

I have been a massive fan of Kanye West for years. He was the artist I listened to most this year by far, you can see my Apple Music Replay below...