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  • October 7 Girls bowling meeting on Oct. 13 at 3:30 pm
  • October 7 Girls gymnastics informational meeting on Oct. 12 at 7:30 and 3:30 pm
  • October 7 Downers Grove South and Hinsdale South soccer match on Oct. 6 at 6:30 pm
  • October 7 Boys and Girls Cross Country Twilight Invite on Oct. 6 at 4:30 pm
  • October 1 French and German club soccer match on Oct. 5 at 3:30 pm
  • October 1 First Choir Concert Oct. 5 at 7 pm
  • September 30 Come support DGS soccer at crosstown against North at 6:30 on Sept. 30
  • September 30 Men's swim and dive informational meeting at 7:30 am on Sept. 30
  • September 30 Seniors and juniors: Some colleges are visiting DGS on Oct. 1! Sign up through Naviance
  • September 30 The Super Smash Brothers Club informational meeting at 3:30 pm on Sept. 30
The student news site of Downers Grove South High School

Blueprint

The student news site of Downers Grove South High School

Blueprint

Marc Alvarez

Marc Alvarez, Copy Editor

Marc Alvarez is a senior at DGS and a copy editor for the Blueprint. He is a varsity runner for the cross country and track teams at DGS and has been a team member for the last four years. He has earned 9 all-conference awards on the track and the cross country course.

Alvarez is also the president of DECA—a business and marketing club. He has earned all-state awards in his first three years of competition. His junior year he was the state champion in marketing communications and advanced to the international competition held in Anaheim, California

Alvarez is also involved with Peer Tutoring, National Honor Society, National Spanish Honor Society, Mad Dash and RUSH Corps at DGS. Alvarez aims to study economics or political science in college.

One of his life goals is to run a marathon on all seven continents. His favorite book is "Catch-22" and his favorite TV show is "The Wire." He enjoys running, reading and hanging out with friends in his small amount of free time.

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