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These are all of the articles posted to the LPS.ORG web site in the past 30 days.

Daily Announcements for April 1, 2015 < Updated

Daily Announcements for April 1, 2015

Posted on March 31, 2015


ARCHIBUS < Updated

ARCHIBUS Room Reservation

Posted on March 31, 2015


Meet and greet new LPS high school principals < New

Posted on March 31, 2015


2015 LSE Prom < Updated

The 2015 Prom will be held on April 25th at the Jasmine Room of the Grand Manse. The theme will be “To the moon and back: A Knight under the stars”.

Posted on March 31, 2015


Tips for Connecting With Teens < Updated

Some helpful tips for parents to help connecting with teen children. Read more here.

Posted on March 31, 2015


Daily Announcements < Updated

Click on the headline or "read more" to view the daily announcements.

Posted on March 31, 2015


Huntington second grader catalyst for change < Updated

It all started with a book – Tiffany, a second grader at Huntington Elementary School, was reading about the freedom marches and wanted to be a catalyst for change at her school.

Posted on March 31, 2015


7 DECA students head to nationals, Southeast advisor awarded 'Outstanding Advisor Award' < Updated

Students from Lincoln Southeast High School and Lincoln Southwest High School competed against 900 other students from across Nebraska during the 58th Annual State DECA Conference in Lincoln.

Posted on March 31, 2015


Prescott Elementary School < Updated

Posted on March 31, 2015


2016 Science Fair Dates < Updated

March 3

Posted on March 31, 2015


Student Daily Bulletin < Updated

Posted on March 31, 2015


LSW FORENSICS < Updated

HUGE Garage Sale, April 25th! Don't miss it! Help raise funds for fees and transportation!

Posted on March 30, 2015


Vote for Prom Royalty < Updated

The preliminary vote for Prom Royalty is March 31-April 2.

Posted on March 30, 2015


2nd Semester 2014-2015 Finals Schedule < Updated

Posted on March 30, 2015


Entree Photos < Updated

Attached are photos of entree options for school use. Included are breakfast and lunch entree photos. You may download each individual photo, or an all-inclusive PDF file with text descriptions.

Posted on March 30, 2015


March 31, 2015 - Student Bulletin < New

March 31, 2015 - Student Bulletin

Posted on March 30, 2015


A message from Principal McDermott < Updated

Posted on March 30, 2015


Remembering, sharing stories of Lincoln High... < New

Once a Link, always a Link – and generations of those Links packed into Lincoln High School Sunday afternoon to celebrate the the school's "100 Years on J Street."

Posted on March 30, 2015


FROM THE PRINCIPAL'S DESK...(Hugh McDermott) < Updated

Doing your best! Upcoming tests!

Posted on March 30, 2015


UPCOMING EVENTS-April/May < Updated

Important events! Don't miss out!

Posted on March 30, 2015


PARENT INFORMATION! < Updated

Meet the new principal! Last parent teacher conferences coming up! No school for 9th, 10th, and 12th grade students, on April 28.

Posted on March 30, 2015


TESTING < Updated

JUNIOR PARENT--A must read! AP Exam info.!

Posted on March 30, 2015


SENIOR INFORMATION! < Updated

GRADUATION INFORMATION!

Posted on March 30, 2015


HAWK FOOD MARKET < Updated

Food and gently used clothing are available at no cost. Stop by our Hawk Market!

Posted on March 30, 2015


COUNSELING CENTER NEWS! < Updated

Junior parents make sure to check out the Counseling Website! The website has some great information regarding ACT testing and upcoming college fairs.

Posted on March 30, 2015


YEARBOOKS! < Updated

Make sure to get your yearbook ordered! Only a limited number is being ordered!

Posted on March 30, 2015


THEATRE < Updated

Check out our next performance...Arsenic & Old Lace! Tickets are for sale!

Posted on March 30, 2015


LSW BAND < Updated

Electronics Recycle Drive

Posted on March 30, 2015


PROM/POST PROM < Updated

Prom/Post Prom are just around the corner!

Posted on March 30, 2015


BACKPACK WALK 2015 < New

LPS BackPack Walk is Saturday, April 11th. Read on for details!

Posted on March 30, 2015


LSW BOOSTERS < Updated

SCRIP--Spring is here. Before you stock up on supplies for your outdoor spring projects, stock up on Silverhawk scrip to help your school, as well.

Posted on March 30, 2015


DRIVER'S EDUCATION < Updated

SCC, Nebraska Safety Council and Road Ready Drivers offer driver's education courses!

Posted on March 30, 2015


SCIP < Updated

Are handheld devices harming our children? Learn more about a matter of life or death acute alcohol intoxication or poisoning.

Posted on March 30, 2015


Randolph Elementary School < Updated

Posted on March 30, 2015


March 30, 2015 - Student Bulletin

March 30, 2015 - Student Bulletin

Posted on March 27, 2015


April 2015 Menus

Breakfast, Lunch and Snack standard and special diet menus for the month of April 2015.

Posted on March 27, 2015


April 2015 Community News Online Edition

Posted on March 27, 2015


2015 Graduation Ceremony

The LSE 2015 Graduation Ceremony will be held at the Bob Devaney Sports Center on Sunday, May 24, 2015 at 1:30 p.m.

Posted on March 27, 2015


East wins 14th straight speech title; LPS teams take 3 of top 4 spots

LPS claimed 20 event medals at State Speech event

Posted on March 27, 2015


March 27, 2015 - Student Bulletin

March 27, 2015 - Student Bulletin

Posted on March 26, 2015


March 26, 2015 - Student Bulletin

March 26, 2015 - Student Bulletin

Posted on March 26, 2015


SCIP Articles (updated monthly)

Adolescents say anti-drug messages DO make a difference. Be sure to read 10 Tips for Building Resilience in Children & Teens. Also find out why smokeless tobacco is a growing risk for youth.

Posted on March 26, 2015


2015 Graduation Dates

Posted on March 26, 2015



How one school flipped 100% trash into 90% compost

It takes the work of the principal, kitchen and custodial staff, and teachers and students to make it work.

Posted on March 26, 2015


Eastridge Elementary celebrating 60 years

Special event planned April 19, 2-4 p.m.

Posted on March 26, 2015


Rethink Your Drink

For nutrition, other beverages don’t even come close.

Posted on March 26, 2015


Job Board

Looking for a part-time job? Check here for a good start.

Posted on March 25, 2015


LNS Post Prom

Join your friends at Defy Gravity from midnight-3am after Prom on Sat., April 18th. Read more here.

Posted on March 25, 2015


Rockets and Comets soar together as pals

Pershing Pals started 20 years ago and this successful program helps 4th graders see themselves as Northeast Rockets.

Posted on March 25, 2015


LPS Technology Implementation Plan approved

Students at Lincoln Public Schools – grades 3-12 – will receive individual Chromebooks over the next three years, the school district will provide effective staff development for technology, and quality teaching and learning will serve as the focus of technology: all according to the Technology Implementation Plan approved by the Lincoln Board of Education Tuesday.

Posted on March 25, 2015


LHS Class Reunions

The Lincoln High School Reunion Schedule will provide you with dates, and contact information of the upcoming reunions that we are aware of.

Posted on March 24, 2015


March 25, 2015 - Student Bulletin

March 25, 2015 - Student Bulletin

Posted on March 24, 2015


Congratulations DECA

Congratulations to LSE DECA members who received awards at the 2015 Nebraska DECA Career Development Conference March 19-21, 2015 and have the opportunity to compete at the International Career Development Conference in Orlando, Florida, April 25-28, 2015.

Posted on March 24, 2015


Post Prom Information & Donors

Thank you to everyone who has donated to the upcoming 2015 Post Prom!

Posted on March 23, 2015


Gifted Newsletter (updated for spring)

Posted on March 23, 2015


March 24, 2015 - Student Bulletin

March 24, 2015 - Student Bulletin

Posted on March 23, 2015


Spring Musical - Into the Woods

The LSE spring musical, Into the Woods, will be coming soon... April 30, May 1, 2, & 3, 2015.

Posted on March 23, 2015



Cheerleaders

Posted on March 22, 2015


LHS CHEERLEADERS FOR 2015-2016

List of the Cheerleaders for the 2015-16 school year.

Posted on March 21, 2015


March 23, 2015 - Student Bulletin

March 23, 2015 - Student Bulletin

Posted on March 20, 2015







NeSA Testing

LSE will be administering NeSA Reading Test to all 11th graders March 23, ,25, 26, & 27, 2015.

Posted on March 20, 2015


Rosters/Team Photos

Posted on March 20, 2015


Alternative Program coordinator surprised with Fredstrom Leadership Award

Joseph Rousseau was surprised with the Fredstrom Leadership Award Thursday.

Posted on March 20, 2015


Focus Programs

Posted on March 20, 2015


Post Prom 2015

Find out more information - order tickets!

Posted on March 20, 2015


March 20, 2015 - Student Bulletin

March 20, 2015 - Student Bulletin

Posted on March 19, 2015


Living Above the Line Honorees

Posted on March 19, 2015


Teachers

East High Teachers

Posted on March 19, 2015


Student's concern leads to police investigation, arrest

Supt. Steve Joel: "We want students to know that school is a safe place. This is something that is tragic, and when this occurs we take the steps needed to make sure students are safe.”

Posted on March 19, 2015


Final Transcript Request Procedures

Transcripts must be requested in writing with a signature of the student if age 18 or above and a parent if student is under 18 years of age. Transcripts are produced by the registrar, Mrs. Jodi Vanek, from her office located within the attendance office. Read more here.

Posted on March 19, 2015


2015 SENIOR CLASS INFORMATION

  • Jostens Senior Memorabilia will be at North Star October 8th & 9th during both lunch periods to take orders
  • Lincoln Graduation (Cap & Gown orders) will be a North Star October 21st & 22nd during both lunch hours
  • Graduation Ceremony will be held at Pinnacle Bank Arena, May 24th at 12:00 pm
  • Posted on March 19, 2015


    LNE Alumni

    Posted on March 19, 2015


    Alumni - 1950's & 1960's

    Posted on March 19, 2015


    LSE Reunions

    Posted on March 19, 2015


    Speech / Debate

    Posted on March 19, 2015


    Congratulations to the LSE Speech Team

    Posted on March 19, 2015


    NeSA Administration Manuals, Forms, and Other Documents

    NeSA Administration Manuals for teachers and test coordinators, training materials, forms, sample parent letters, reference sheets.

    Posted on March 19, 2015


    March 19, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    March 19, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on March 18, 2015


    April 28th=ACT Day. Only Juniors Report to School

    The ACT test will be administered on the morning of Tuesday, April 28th to all LPS grade 11 students. Only grade 11 students will come to school on Tuesday, April 28th. Students will take the ACT and receive a college-reportable score at no personal cost for the April 28th test. Read more here.

    Posted on March 18, 2015


    Information for Parents who Want to Opt their Children out of Standardized Testing

    Cover letter and Question and Answer document for parents who want to opt their children out of standardized testing

    Posted on March 18, 2015


    More than just a game, but rosters full of stories

    “If you knew all the stories of our student-athletes, and what they are doing, you would be proud,” LPS AD Kathi Wieskamp said.

    Posted on March 18, 2015


    Mike Gillotti selected next principal

    Mike Gillotti has been selected to serve as the next principal at Southwest High School

    Posted on March 18, 2015


    Mark Larson selected next principal

    Mark Larson has been selected to serve as the next principal at Lincoln High School.

    Posted on March 18, 2015


    Summer Programs for Students

    Posted on March 18, 2015


    Workshop Opportunities for Students

    Posted on March 18, 2015


    March 18, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    March 18, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on March 18, 2015



    Telescope Newsletter

    The Telescope Newsletter has official school information and news every parent and student should know. Keep up with events at North Star! Don't miss out! Read the Telescope!

    Posted on March 17, 2015


    2015-2016 Cheerleading Tryout Information

    Lincoln East Cheer Tryouts are April 6 - 10th. Parent meeting is on March 24, 2015 in the East High Cafeteria at 6:30.

    Posted on March 17, 2015


    Ahorre dinero para la Universidad tomando estas clases en la escuela secundaria

    Este taller es una noche de información para los estudiantes y padres de las escuelas secundarias de LPS. El personal de LPS presentará información sobre cómo un estudiante de secundaria puede adelantarse y obtener créditos universitarios, mientras están en la escuela secundaria.

    Posted on March 17, 2015


    National School Breakfast Week

    Posted on March 17, 2015


    March 17, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    March 17, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on March 17, 2015


    Sister Schools work together to promote staff fitness -2015

    The staffs at Senshu Matsudo and Lincoln Southwest High Schools have joined together to cross the ocean!

    Posted on March 16, 2015


    LSE Parent Advisory Committee Meeting

    The LSE Parent Advisory Committee is scheduled to meet on Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. in the LSE Media Center.

    Posted on March 16, 2015


    ARSENIC AND OLD LACE

    Tickets on sale now! - $10 for Adults and $8 for students/childrens

    Posted on March 15, 2015


    Second LPS Community Open House encourages continued feedback from public on proposed new attendance areas

    The Lincoln Board of Education will host a second open house for members of the public who wish to discuss, make suggestions and ask questions about the revised proposal for drawing new Lincoln Public Schools attendance areas in the southeast part of the community.

    Posted on March 13, 2015


    LPS High School Music/Theater Calendar

    High schools in Lincoln Public Schools perform various music and theater performances throughout the year. For more information about a specific event, call the school or click on the link, if provided.

    Posted on March 13, 2015


    Registration Resources

    Posted on March 12, 2015


    Photos from 2015 Science Fair

    Posted on March 12, 2015



    Custodial Meeting Agendas / Information Center

    Custodial Meeting Agendas and information Center

    Posted on March 12, 2015


    Hypnotist Form - Post Prom

    Posted on March 11, 2015



    Scott singers at Capitol

    Posted on March 10, 2015



    NeSA Approved Accommodations and Guidelines

    Link to the NDE documents listing approved accommodations on the NeSA and guidelines for determining participation of students with disabilities.

    Posted on March 10, 2015


    Riley Elementary to celebrate 50 years

    Posted on March 09, 2015



    March 16, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    March 16, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on March 09, 2015


    Favorite Fictional Educator Bracket - Winner!

    It’s the third year of the bracket series for Lincoln Public Schools. We started with lunches, then childhood books, and now - Favorite Fictional Educator!

    Posted on March 06, 2015


    Congratulations Kelsey Madsen

    Posted on March 06, 2015


    Teachers

    Teachers, email addresses, departments and web site links.

    Posted on March 06, 2015


    No School March 9-13, 2015

    There is no school March 9-13, 2015 for spring break.

    Posted on March 06, 2015


    Congratulations FBLA

    Posted on March 06, 2015


    Spring Honors Convocation - March 18

    The Spring Honors Convocation will be Wednesday, March 18 at 8:00 a.m. in the Prasch Gym.

    Posted on March 06, 2015


    Prom 2015

    Prom will be Saturday, April 18 from 8-11pm at The Falls reception hall. Read more and view ticket info here.

    Posted on March 05, 2015




    Media Center

    Posted on March 05, 2015


    Media Center

    Posted on March 05, 2015








    Activities

    This page lists the activities and clubs available at North Star and the sponsors.

    Posted on March 04, 2015


    March 4, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    March 4, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on March 03, 2015


    Congratulations LSE Art Students

    The LSE Art Department would like to congratulate the student artists who won an award in the NE Scholastic Art Competition.

    Posted on March 03, 2015


    'Thank You Teacher' honorees have impact in, out of class

    Tiffany Reynolds - Kooser Elementary School; Deb Coyle - Sheridan Elementary School; Nate Miller - Dawes Middle School; Bruce Chapman - Lincoln Northeast School; Jan Erickson - Kahoa Elementary School - retired

    Posted on March 03, 2015


    March 3, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    March 3, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on March 02, 2015





    Shirettes

    Posted on March 02, 2015


    Favorite Fictional Educator Bracket - Semifinals

    It’s the third year of the bracket series for Lincoln Public Schools. We started with lunches, then childhood books, and now - Favorite Fictional Educator! Vote Today!

    Posted on March 02, 2015



    March 2, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    March 2, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on March 01, 2015


    AP Exam Information

    Sign up for AP Exams is March 2-6, 2015. Payments are due March 16-20, 2015. Testing will take place May 4-15, 2015.

    Posted on February 27, 2015


    Apollonaire DECAL Fundraising

    Apollonaire Dance Team is selling CUSTOM Decals. You have the opportunity to select from many different styles, customize the decal for yous activity and your student, and help the Apollonaires meet their financial goals.

    Posted on February 27, 2015


    Transfer workshop set for March 18

    Posted on February 27, 2015


    LHS Wind Ensemble gets chance to perform at Holland

    Students in the Lincoln High School Wind Ensemble visited the The Holland Center in Omaha through the Omaha Symphony's "Music Mentors" program.

    Posted on February 27, 2015


    FROM THE PRINCIPAL'S DESK...(Hugh McDermott)

    Class Meetings!

    Posted on February 27, 2015


    UPCOMING EVENTS-March/April

    Important events! Don't miss out!

    Posted on February 27, 2015


    PARENT INFORMATION!

    IMPORTANT-read this section regarding days we don't have school and an early release.

    Posted on February 27, 2015


    SCHEDULES/LUNCH REMINDERS

    Term 4 schedule information.

    Posted on February 27, 2015


    SENIOR INFORMATION!

    Graduation is May 24, 6 p.m. at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Attention senior parents...we need a photo of your student.

    Posted on February 27, 2015


    TESTING

    IMPORTANT read for Junior Parents--ACT testing for 11th grade students. AP Exam deadline is March 5th!

    Posted on February 27, 2015


    COUNSELING CENTER NEWS!

    Junior and Senior Parents make sure to check-out the Counseling Center Website. This is a great time for juniors to attend college fairs and for seniors that are still undecided. Dates of upcoming college fairs listed.

    Posted on February 27, 2015


    THEATRE

    Check out our next performance...Arsenic & Old Lace! Tickets go on sale March 9!

    Posted on February 27, 2015


    Favorite Fictional Educator Bracket - Round 3

    Posted on February 27, 2015


    FAMILY, CAREER AND COMMUNITY LEADERS OF AMERICA

    FCCLA Financial Fitness Program

    Posted on February 27, 2015


    CHEERLEADING TRYOUTS/EMERALDS TRYOUTS!

    Don't miss try-outs! Get your calendar out! Required meeting for parents to attend.

    Posted on February 27, 2015


    BACKPACK WALK 2015

    LPS BackPack Walk is Saturday, April 11th. Read on for details!

    Posted on February 27, 2015


    DRIVER'S EDUCATION

    Don't miss out on Spring & Summer Driver's Education classes for your student! We have several businesses that offer the courses here in our building!

    Posted on February 27, 2015


    SCIP

    Learn more about what's happening on: The New Dating World, Substance use on the Rise among Teens Playing Sports, Is Marijuana harmless?

    Posted on February 27, 2015


    LSW BOOSTERS

    LSW Booster Store hours!

    Posted on February 27, 2015


    March 2015 Menus

    Breakfast, Lunch and Snack standard and special diet menus for the month of March 2015.

    Posted on February 26, 2015


    February 27, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    February 27, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on February 26, 2015


    The Rocket Messenger (LNE Newsletter)

    Posted on February 26, 2015


    Our Staff

    Posted on February 25, 2015


    February 26, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    February 26, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on February 25, 2015



    8th Grade Information Night

    Posted on February 25, 2015


    Board of Education holds Work Session and Open House on Attendance Areas

    The Lincoln Board of Education hosted an Open House and held a Work Session Tuesday to continue a study and discussion on upcoming changes in attendance areas for elementary, middle and high schools.

    Posted on February 24, 2015


    February 25, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    February 25, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on February 24, 2015


    From the Depths Calls for Submissions

    The Southeast literary magazine is seeking your original short fiction, poetry, photography and artwork for publication in the 2015 edition.

    Posted on February 24, 2015


    February 24, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    February 24, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on February 23, 2015


    Favorite Fictional Educator Bracket - Round 2

    Posted on February 23, 2015


    Pershing Elementary School

    Posted on February 23, 2015


    Save the dates: LPS sets three groundbreaking ceremonies for spring

    Lincoln Public Schools will host three groundbreaking ceremonies this spring for: a new elementary school, a new middle school and a renovated facility providing services to middle school students who need behavior skills.

    Posted on February 23, 2015


    February 23, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    February 23, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on February 22, 2015


    March 2015 Community News Online Edition

    Posted on February 20, 2015


    Pancake Feed & Digital Citizenship Presentation

    Please join us on February 25, 2015 for our Pancake Feed to raise money for the Knight House program and then afterwards attend the Digital Citizenship Presentation to learn more about Internet Safety.

    Posted on February 20, 2015


    Three students earn high finishes at state Braille event

    Frank Bomberger, first-grader at Prescott Elementary School, took third place. Samantha Bomberger, sixth-grader at Irving Middle School, won first place. Brandon Peters of Lincoln Southwest High School also won first place.

    Posted on February 20, 2015


    Northeast Scholastics 2014-2015

    Posted on February 20, 2015


    2015-2016 Shirette Tryouts

    Tryouts for the 2015-2016 LSE Shirette team will be March 16-19, 2015. There is a mandatory parent meeting on February 23.

    Posted on February 20, 2015


    Speech Spartan Invitational, February 20

    The Lincoln East Spartan Invitational for Speech competitors will begin February 20 and conclude on February 21. Competitors from across the state will be in attendance. Due to the large number of competitors Lincoln East will be on an adjusted schedule for the day.

    Posted on February 19, 2015


    The Choral Concert scheduled for Thursday, February 19 has been cancelled.

    The Choral Concert scheduled for Thursday, February 19, 2015 has been cancelled.

    Posted on February 19, 2015


    2015-2016 Cheerleading Tryouts

    Tryouts for the 2015-2016 LSE Cheerleading team will be March 23-27, 2015. There is a mandatory parent meeting on March 4.

    Posted on February 19, 2015


    Favorite Fictional Educator Bracket - Round 1

    It’s the third year of the bracket series for Lincoln Public Schools. We started with lunches, then childhood books, and now - Favorite Fictional Educator! Vote Today!

    Posted on February 19, 2015


    Norwood Park Elementary School

    Posted on February 19, 2015



    Lincoln High to celebrate 100-year anniversary on J street

    Lincoln High School celebrates the 100-year anniversary of educating students at the current facility, 2229 J St. – with a Community Open House set for 2-4 p.m. Sunday, March 29.

    Posted on February 19, 2015


    LSW Art Award Winners

    The Scholastic Art Awards feature the best student art work in Nebraska in 2014-15.

    Posted on February 18, 2015


    February 19, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    February 19, 2015 - Student Bulletin

    Posted on February 18, 2015


    2015 BackPack Extra Mile Walk

    No child should go without food. Join forces today with Lincoln Public Schools and the Food Bank of Lincoln to support the BackPack Extra Mile Walk. Your support helps Lincoln Public School children and their families meet a basic need: Food.

    Posted on February 18, 2015


    2015-16 ENROLLMENT PROJECTIONS

    Enrollment Projections for 2015-2016 are now available!

    Posted on February 18, 2015


    2014-2015 ANNUAL STATISTICAL HANDBOOK

    The 2014 -2015 Annual Statistical Handbook is now ready.

    Posted on February 18, 2015


    Attendance areas: LPS to hold community open houses

    The Lincoln Board of Education has scheduled several opportunities for review and feedback for recommended attendance areas for elementary, middle and high schools – when maps and options for new attendance areas will be available.

    Posted on February 18, 2015


    Electronics Recycling

    Secure Recyclers partnering with East High Band to raise money for much-needed band equipment.

    Posted on February 18, 2015


    RGDE Bell Schedule - February 25, 2015

    LSE will be administering the RGDE (Reading Graduation Demonstration Exam) on Wednesday, February 25, 2015. A few class period times will be slightly altered, but all students are expected to be in school that day.

    Posted on February 18, 2015