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Crazy Rich Asians

Vivian Wu, Story Editor

October 3, 2018

Filed under Opinion

The dream to be a movie star sprouted in my head the first time I watched Pride and Prejudice at the age of 11. I would imagine myself in the same pretty gowns, in front of a backdrop of rolling green hills. Besides the fact...

Food Review: Skinny Fats

Food Review: Skinny Fats

October 3, 2018

Combating Awkwardness

Allysa Olis, Staff Writer

March 1, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

  It’s the first day of the school year. All new classes, a new daily routine, a completely different homework load, and for some an entirely new social circle. For a vast majority of the teenage demographic, challenges can be ...

Firstname Lastname: The art of fake IDs in the adolescent age

Allysa Olis, Staff Writer

March 1, 2018

Filed under Opinion

  Freedom, the power or right to act, speak, or think as one wants without hindrance or restraint. Something that many people are always willing to fight for to any extent and degree.   As a vast majority of the young adult t...

The Choker Catastrophe

Anaiya Pratt, Staff Writer

May 5, 2017

Filed under News, Opinion

   Online fashion retailer ASOS introduced a line of “men’s” chokers, and it evidently created a rift among individuals early in the new year. Twitter users replied in fury: underneath the original announcement, the comm...

Millennials

Amanda Bradford, Staff Writer

May 5, 2017

Filed under Opinion

   It is rare that a day goes by wherein a member of an earlier generation (the Baby Boomers, Generation X) does not complain about the bleakness of the future world because Millennials can’t seem to put down their phones l...

Why, if you can, need to vote..

Amanda Bradford, Staff Writer

October 31, 2016

Filed under Opinion

I have been anticipating being able to vote ever since I was in kindergarten and my class cast our votes in the 2004 election of John Kerry and George W. Bush by writing our names on slips of paper and placing them in plastic j...

Stranger Things Review

Stranger Things Review

September 24, 2016

7 Tips For Making an Awesome College App.

Amanda Bradford, Staff Writer

September 15, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Research, research, research. Think about the environment you want to live in for the next four years and the kind of education you want to get when researching schools. Naviance and College Board are good resources to get...

How To Survive High School

Tashina Amiro, Assistant Editor

September 15, 2016

Filed under Opinion

  Anyone can survive high school, but it takes effort to actually experience it. Ideally, we would all like to have the picture perfect high school experience that we see in the movies, but no matter the amount of planning t...

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