The Communicator

Mira Simonton-Chao
Mira is a senior at Community High School and has been on staff for the last four years. She loves writing and The Communicator but also really hates writing staff profiles. She is passionate about American cultural studies, music and living the most vibrant and expressive life she possibly can. She also loves traveling and cooking yum food.


Mira Simonton-Chao, Website Editor-in-chief

Feb 17, 2020
Not Your Model Minority (Media)
Feb 23, 2019
“The Green Book” and the bromance that may have just ended racism (Story)
Feb 14, 2019
The Fashion Page: Nanako Fujioka (Story)
Feb 11, 2019
Modern Love (Story)
Feb 11, 2019
Sliced Episode 1 (Story)
Feb 07, 2019
The Color Yellow (Story)
Dec 10, 2018
Mini Gym Musicians: Evan Ash & Sacha Verlon (Story)
Dec 06, 2018
Youth poets take on the annual Ann Arbor City Poetry Slam (Media)
Nov 29, 2018
Music & Mocha with Theo Katzman (Story)
Oct 31, 2018
Mini Gym Musicians: The Left Lanes (Story)
Oct 12, 2018
Mini Gym Musicians: Sacha Verlon and Aris Chalin (Story)
Oct 10, 2018
Xu Bing’s “Dragonfly Eyes”: a study of fiction and reality (Story)
Sep 14, 2018
Me & My B*tch (Story)
Apr 30, 2018
New Music Monday: “Chun-Li” (Story)
Mar 23, 2018
Quality Over Quantity (Story)
Mar 16, 2018
Washtenaw County School District Students Rally Together to Protect Their Schools (Story)
Mar 04, 2018
Three Billboards Outside of Ebbing, Missouri (Story)
Feb 01, 2018
Aziz Ansari, “Grace” and The Lessons We’ve Learned (Story)
Dec 05, 2017
From Motown to Ann Arbor, With Love (Story)
Dec 03, 2017
U of M Students Retaliate Against Schlissel and Spencer (Story)
Nov 28, 2017
The Everlasting Spirit of the Divine Feminine (Story)
Nov 16, 2017
Lemon (Story)
Nov 15, 2017
Paradise Lost (Story)
Oct 31, 2017
Halloween at Community (Story)
Oct 05, 2017
Mad (Story/Media)
Oct 03, 2017
Strangers at Home (Story)
Apr 30, 2017
Spastic Max (Story)
Apr 01, 2017
2017 City-Wide Poetry Slam: Thea Rowe (Story)
Mar 10, 2017
The Lookbook (Story)
Feb 26, 2017
Oscars Still So White (Story)
Feb 01, 2017
Bright Colors, Blaring Jazz and the White Boy that “Saves Jazz” (Story)
Dec 20, 2016
My Head is Soaking in Fog: a poem by Thea Rowe (Story/Media)
Dec 08, 2016
The Glue that Ties (Story)
Nov 11, 2016
Kate Burns: From Scholastic Medalist to International Finalist (Story)
Nov 09, 2016
American Mud (Story)
Nov 09, 2016
A Challenge for Charity (Story)
Nov 09, 2016
Crown Violet (Story)
May 25, 2016
a Path to the Future (Story)
Apr 29, 2016
Medicine for the Soul (Story)
Apr 22, 2016
The Death of a King: Community Students Respond to the Death of Music Icon Prince (Story)
Mar 24, 2016
Sword of Destiny: The Legacy of Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon Continues on (Story)
Mar 22, 2016
Welcome to the Neighborhood (Story)
Mar 14, 2016
Round2Crew Takes on Ann Arbor (Story)
Feb 22, 2016
Changing Pace (Story)
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