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4 Questions With Madame Mueller

Retiring Teacher Reflects on Career and Plans for the Future

Q: What are your plans after retiring?

Madame: “After retiring, I would like to travel both domestically and internationally. I also plan to spend more time doing crafts, particularly making things with washi, the Japanese handmade paper.”


Q: What are your favorite memories from working?

Madame: “My favorite memories from working are the relationships I have developed with students and teachers alike. They are truly the highlight of my teaching career. I still keep in touch with many students from the late 90s.”


Q: Whom will you miss the most?

Madame: “I will miss my colleagues, especially Madame Harden, Señora Jones, and Frau Shafran. They have been wonderful friends throughout my teaching journey..”


Q: What advice would you give to the students and people?

Madame: “I would offer this advice: ‘Your mind is a garden, and your thoughts are the seeds. You have the power to grow flowers or weeds. Choose positivity and cultivate a beautiful garden.'”


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Anna Geisel
Anna Geisel, Contributor
Anna was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and is currently a junior at Hempfield Area High School. She is a multisport athlete at Hempfield running cross country, indoor track, and outdoor track. Anna also really enjoys cheering at Rain Athletics and competing at competitions all over. In her free time, she enjoys hanging out with her friends and family. She also really enjoys listening to all different kinds of music including Zach Bryan and Morgan Wallen. In the summer, Anna worked at Greensburg Country Club as a lifeguard and currently works at J.Corks as a hostess. A fun fact about Anna is she has lived in five different states but primarily South Carolina and loves traveling and the beach. Anna plans to be a marine biologist after high school and study. Her dream college for studying marine biology is Coastal Carolina University or University Of Miami to study deep sea ecology.