Posts Tagged ‘Xavier High School’

Searching for Downtown Prodigies: William Solomon is a Lion on the Field

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By Beth Mellow William Solomon’s greatest love—so far, after all, he is only 15—is football. And boy, is he good at it. The sophomore at Xavier High School near Union Square was recently nominated by the New York Post as New York City’s top high school running back. Solomon was part of his high school’s [&hellip
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Searching for Downtown Prodigies: The New, Fresh Face of Gaming

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By Beth Mellow Unlike his peers, Xavier High School sophomore Demetri Sofides doesn’t just play video games on his computer—he designs award-winning versions of them. In 2010, Sofides was one of 13 winners from around the world of “The Game Changers,” a digital media and learning competition co-sponsored by video game publisher Electronic Arts and [&hellip
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