Mr. Dougan

Submitted by anna.palmer on Thu, 11/07/2013 - 13:47

Mr. Richard Dougan, our computer and network technician teacher, is in his second year of teaching at ALC. Born in Salt Lake City, Mr. Dougan grew up in Nevada, but has also lived in Hawaii, South Dakota, Wisconsin and England. He and his wife of thirty-four years, Elizabeth, have three boys and currently reside in Spanish Fork.

Mr. Dougan also works for Spanish Fork Television and has run his own video production company for the past fifteen years. Along with furthering his own education, Mr. Dougan enjoys fishing in his spare time--his favorite spot being an undisclosed location somewhere along Hobble Creek. 

Story by Anna Palmer, Photos by Brandon Arnold

Humanities 1010 Creative Projects

Submitted by anna.palmer on Fri, 11/01/2013 - 11:17

During the first week of class, Humanities 1010 students were assigned a creative project. First, students decided which art form they would like to work with. Possibilities included writing a poem, short story, or one-act play; drawing or painting a picture; composing, performing, and/or recording a short piece of music; sculpting in clay, wood, soap or metal; or whatever medium they chose.

Story and Photos by Karen Wilcox

A Different Kind of Jack O'Lantern

Submitted by anna.palmer on Thu, 10/31/2013 - 08:57

Around Halloween each year, Mr. Powell’s 3D Modeling students create models of and carve pumpkins for the annual 3D Jack o’lantern competition. By completing this assignment, students demonstrate that their abilities to model, extrude and manipulate objects in a 3D environment. A few of this year’s submissions are shown. Not everyone gets to carve jack o'lanterns without touching slimy pumpkin guts! Lucky students!

Story and Photos by Preston Powell