HPHS Media

Maxwell McCartin
Current Grade Level:
12

What is your position on the Bagpipe:
Staffer

What is your go-to snack:
Peanut Butter Crackers

What is your favorite tv show to binge watch:
House of Cards

What are you most excited to get out of Bagpipe this year:
Writing articles about geo-political articles

In what are you involved at HP:
Peace Foundation

What is your dream job:
News Anchor

How would your friends describe you:
Well-dressed and sarcastic

What is your favorite song or style of music:
Techno

What is a fun fact about yourself that not everyone knows:
I enjoy riding horses

Where is the coolest place you have visited:
Kelso, Scotland

What is one skill at which you were better:
Drawing

What is your ideal pet:
Dog

What is your favorite class this year:
Newspaper

Where do you want to go to college:
TCU

What is your favorite news source:
Vice

What is the best piece of advice you have received so far:
Know how to evaluate the person you're speaking to: understand their body language, the manner in which they speak and other body/verbal signals.

If you could attend any major event, which would you choose:
a UN gathering

Maxwell McCartin, Staffer

May 25, 2018
Understanding the environment (Story)
May 21, 2018
Carbon Dioxide and the environmental impact (Story)
May 07, 2018
Why we eat junk food (Story)
Apr 23, 2018
Russia and the world order (Story)
Apr 18, 2018
The importance of understanding government (Story)
Feb 12, 2018
Deciphering the efficiency of solar power (Story)
Feb 06, 2018
Is the current minimum wage enough? (Story)
Jan 23, 2018
The stock market’s raging bull (Story)
Dec 14, 2017
Clash for Catalonia (Story)
Dec 12, 2017
Libya’s slave trade (Story)
Dec 05, 2017
The lost Rohingya (Story)
Nov 21, 2017
The rise of Mohammad bin Salman (Story)
Nov 07, 2017
Overcrowding in prisons (Story)
Oct 31, 2017
THAAD now fully integrated into missile defenses for South Korea (Story)
Oct 23, 2017
Fentanyl’s peril (Story)
Oct 19, 2017
BTO’s and tremors from the subprime mortgage crisis (Story)
Oct 17, 2017
Tensions between Iraq and Kurds (Story)
Oct 09, 2017
United States dependency on the private sector to wage war (Story)
Mar 01, 2017
Advancement in Mosul by Iraqi Forces (Story)
Feb 08, 2017
Senate 4 Bill: “Anti-Sanctuary Cities Bill” (Story)
Jan 11, 2017
The Gears Begin to Turn (Story)
Oct 07, 2016
Hurricane Matthews: Aftermath in Haiti (Story)
Sep 23, 2016
New Jersey and New York Bombings (Story)
Sep 14, 2016
Olympics: What happens when they’re gone? (Story)
Apr 21, 2016
Brazilian Turmoil (Story)
Mar 16, 2016
Inside Aleppo (Story)
Feb 12, 2016
The Struggle for Aleppo (Story)
Feb 04, 2016
Saudi/Iran Conflict (Story)
Dec 22, 2015
Peggy Sue’s BBQ (Story)
Dec 11, 2015
HP Jazz Band Concert (Story)
Dec 02, 2015
The Elephants Calf Review (Story)
Nov 10, 2015
Fine Arts and The Bond (Story)
Oct 23, 2015
The Bagpiper Corps (Story/Media)
Oct 02, 2015
Music to my ears (Story)
Sep 29, 2015
Football from the Band Stand (Story)
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