Noelle Smagala
Noelle Smagala is a senior, and this is her second year on staff now as social media Editor and website manager of Metea Media. Though she has loved writing all her life, other passions of hers include taking selfies with her spaz of a cat, taking spontaneous trips, and asking 100 questions during a movie. 

Noelle Smagala, Website and Social Media Editor

Feb 06, 2020
IPSD students experience firsthand chaos of the 2020 Iowa Caucus (Story/Media)
Dec 12, 2019
Debate over Life360 app rules it both an invasion of privacy and a necessary safeguard (Story)
Oct 23, 2019
Working high school teens find it difficult to balance academics and part-time jobs (Story/Media)
Sep 16, 2019
Widespread teen hospitalization and deaths reveal the gruesome effects of vaping (Story)
Sep 16, 2019
Is a gap year right out of high school worth the risks? (Story/Media)
May 29, 2019
Metea implements new mental health coordinator position to assist students’ specific needs (Story/Media)
May 23, 2019
YouTube controversy sparks global discussion surrounding male sexual harassment (Story)
May 16, 2019
Stimulated problems: Stimulants cause more harm than good (Story)
Apr 25, 2019
German Students Experience the Customs of American Schools (Media)
Mar 08, 2019
Students are prioritizing their rights and trailblazing the discussion on the Pledge of Allegiance (Story/Media)
Mar 06, 2019
Metea student offers up peer art class to provide unique learning opportunities for students with special needs (Story)
Mar 05, 2019
Gallery: Indian Prairie Scholars (Story/Media)
Feb 11, 2019
Why Metea’s late policy needs to change (Story/Media)
Feb 06, 2019
Adulting 101: Taxes (Story/Media)
Feb 06, 2019
Blackfishing: A social media trend (Media)
Jan 24, 2019
Largest U.S. cigarette provider Altria places stake in “anti-tobacco” company Juul (Story)
Dec 13, 2018
Stress busters in the library help students unwind before finals (Media)
Nov 14, 2018
Veterans Day Assembly honors veterans and future service members (Media)
Oct 29, 2018
Growing up with a twin who has Asperger’s syndrome (Story/Media)
Oct 21, 2018
Weekly Sports Update 10/15-10/20 (Media)
Sep 24, 2018
New Powderpuff rules include underclassmen (Media)
Your World. Your Stories. Every Day.
Noelle Smagala