Author Archive for Alex Helm


Alex Helm

Alex is a senior and a second year writer for The Marquee at Marcus High School. This year, she’ll be feature and copy editor, and is looking forward to helping new journalists at her school.

She’s interested in social media and blogging as a digital journalist.

In her free time, she enjoys watching movies, reading and baking with her sister. Alex plans to go to college and major in journalism.



I knew the squirrels at the University of North Texas were more than a little friendly. I had seen their antics when I toured in the spring, reaching for bits of Chick-Fil-A from my mother. But these squirrels were on…


I never thought I’d be much of a #twittergoddess. But I was wrong. I’m a Twitter #freak. I’m a Twitter #maniac. I will rule all of #socialmedia. I will be your #internetqueen. I mean, I’ve had an account for awhile.…