Teacher Feature| James Buchanan
May 13, 2014
Being the new face around town is not new for teacher James Buchanan. Buchanan, who has taught for 10 years, traveled from place to place since he was a child.
“When I was five, I moved to California, and at age fourteen I moved back to Michigan,” he said.
Although he is currently a Latin teacher, it was Buchanan’s passion for music that originally earned him a scholarship at Michigan.
“I used to play the baritone,” Buchanan said. “It was really fun.”
He declined the program’s offer because it was too time consuming and he did not want to major in the arts. However, Buchanan still enjoys listening to music.
“I am still obsessed with [it] even though I do not play anymore.”
Samantha Verdisco is a member of the IB class of 2017. She is currently a junior. Besides writing for RHS Today, studying, and preparing her burdening...