Video: Rocket News – Week of April 18, 2022


Robert Barthell, Lead Videographer

Items covered in this week’s video:

The staff of the Neenah Satellite student newspaper attended the Northeast Wisconsin Scholastic Press Association conference at UW-Oshkosh where they won numerous awards for their publication.

Build-a-Bear Results
With over $5000 raised, organizers were able to donate 274 Build-a-Bears to a local mental hospital!

Blood Drive Recap
75 donors came (with 35 new donors) and donated 55 units of blood at last week’s drive, as the event organizers praised. This can save up to 165 lives.

Lots of cancellations due to last week’s inclement weather, scores to report include one track meet (1st place overall), one soccer game (0-3 loss) and two LaCrosse games (both losses).

Eco Club Conant Clean-Up
Come at 10 AM on Saturday the 23rd to clean up the Conant Courtyard, you’ll get volunteer hours for it.

Puffs Promo
The Spring Drama Production is set to open its doors this week, see a brief promo with information about the play. Also, check the Rocket News’ Instagram (rocket_news_2022) for exclusive interviews with cast and crew.

GSA Day of Silence
Signups are being taken for those who want to participate in a voluntary period of silence to protest unfair treatment of LGBTQ members of society.

School Supplies Fundraiser
Stop by Mrs. Underhill’s room if you have any spare notebooks or school supplies, they will be donated to schools in the Dominican Republic.