Social media’s effect and spread in the news

Shayna Tilles, Staff Writer

February 21, 2018

Filed under Opinion

In the past year, it has been proven that politics have become a daily occurance in everyday life. From the drama in the White House to controversial elections, we have been using all the means available to express our opinio...

The Price is (very rarely) Right

Violet Fink, Guest Writer

February 21, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Despite the common phrase "the best things in life are free," I believe that everything does have a price. Or, rather, everything has a value assigned to it. This value may not always be one that is given or received in terms o...

The Great Debate: Do our dreams predict our future?

Jino Chough and Kacie Nielsen

February 21, 2018

Filed under Opinion

In probably 88% of all media, dreams are portrayed as having some kind of mystical power, with premonitions and clairvoyance abound. Despite the well-known fact that the media is usually exaggerated or blatantly incorrect, many fo...

The debate created by not-wet water

Claire Moylan, Staff Writer

February 21, 2018

Filed under Opinion

We the human race knows quite a few things about water. We know water is made of two hydrogen atoms and an oxygen atom. We know it is one of the most important substances on Earth. We know it covers the about 71 percent of the Ear...

May the force be equal to mass times acceleration

Kayla Song, Centerspread Editor

February 21, 2018

Filed under Opinion

With diseases, natural disasters and nuclear threats dropping faster than bobby pins, it isn't odd that people are losing hope in the good of the world. After all, we can all fondly reminisce on that blissful era when our most...

Junior Year Pressures

Mansi Sharma, News Editor

December 7, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Juniors are nearing the end of the semester and preparing for next year when we have to be the ones filling out our college apps. As a junior myself, I have not felt so much pressure and tension between all of us since first g...

Teachers have the power to change our lives

Abbie DeMuth, Arts & Reviews

December 7, 2017

Filed under Opinion

The first time I picked up my flute, I grasped its cold metal between my palms and it made me feel powerful. My fingertips were timid and not yet precise as I pressed down the keys of my instrument. Before I attempted to play flut...

How to Eat Kit-Kats

Ruby Duncan, Copy Editor

December 7, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Have you ever had an experience where you try something new and the world looks totally different? Well, let me tell you about how to eat a Kit-Kat the right way. Kit-Kats were first created Rowntree's of York, United Kingdom. ...

The Evolution of Netflix

The Evolution of Netflix

December 7, 2017

Gender Stereotypes

Marissa Soto and Claire Moylan, Staff Writers

December 7, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Thelala.com reported in a 2015 Vox poll conducted by PerryUndem, a research and communications firm, that 85 percent of Americans believe in "equality for women." Despite this, only 18 percent of respondents to the poll identified...

Spend more time being thankful for what you have

Kathryn Supple, Copy Editor

December 7, 2017

Filed under Opinion

The day after October 31st, every shop is seemingly decorated overnight into the bright colors of red and green. Everybody jumps directly from Halloween to Christmas without regard for the holidays in between. Christmas music is ...

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