A day in the life of a student doing online school

Leah Badie, Staff Writer

May 16, 2020

Online school has really been something I’ve needed to get used to and adapted to, but, so far, I really enjoy it. Personally, my assignments haven’t been due by the end of scheduled block periods, so I’ve had all day and somet...

The U.S. government had a faulty initial response to the coronavirus outbreak

Kayla Osoria, Staff Writer

May 9, 2020

When my teacher told the class that we would be out of school until after spring break, everyone was thrilled. We obviously had no idea that our “break” would last the rest of the school year. But, as much as I hate to say i...

I’m loving quarantine

Claire Moylan, News Editor

May 7, 2020

I think I’m one of the few people who’s loving quarantine. Perhaps it’s because I’m extremely introverted and somewhat socially awkward, but adjusting to quarantine life hasn’t been much of an issue. Staying inside as ...

Female leaders around the world are successfully handling the COVID-19 crisis

Ariella Kandkhorov, Staff Writer

May 1, 2020

COVID-19 has put some serious pressure on leaders around the world. During times like these, their abilities are put in the spotlight. The way in which they handle the situation shows their leadership prowess. That being said, it’...

Is quarantine necessary?

Benjamin Haslam, Copy Editor

May 1, 2020

Millions of people across many countries have been cooped up in their homes for months bored out of their minds and slowly descending into madness. Everyone hates the situation we’re in. But, as more information is gathered...

The greatest basketball player of all time

Avery Tracy, Staff Writer

May 1, 2020

The “GOAT” refers to people who are the “Greatest Of All Time.” Most of the time people try to find the GOAT in sports: taking all the players who played that sport and determining who was the best. This can be done with...

What it means to be 18

Stefani Woll, Senior Editor

May 1, 2020

I’ve thought about the day that I would be turning 18 since I was eight. Most people were so excited to grow up and be an adult. Countless years I spent dressing up as cooks, princesses, paleontologists and playing house. Playing hous...

Was online learning a good idea?

Lucas Cohen, Staff Writer

May 1, 2020

One of the major challenges that the coronavirus outbreak presented was the question of how school would continue. With very little warning in regards to the quarantine, teachers struggled to find a way to continue educating ove...

Animals are better than humans

Brooke Saaty, Copy Editor

April 25, 2020

“You are acting like an animal!” is a phrase that really means what it does not say. The comparison of people to animals is one that is often made whenever someone is misbehaving. It means that the person it applies to is act...

The negative effects Photoshop can have on our society

Isabella Fleitas, Copy Editor

April 25, 2020

Have you ever seen an image of a model in a magazine and thought to yourself “Wow, I wish I looked that perfect?" You are not the only one. They appear perfect; however, the images we view of these women and men are 99.9% n...

Importance of class size

Mai Chiamthamachinda, Centerspread Editor

April 3, 2020

Have you ever considered class size as a detrimental factor to your education career? Has class size ever made you incapable of interacting with both your teachers and classmates? Has class size ever stopped you from reaching ...