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Finals study playlist by Staff Reporter Julian Fedorchuk

Julian Fedorchuk, Staff Reporter

January 12, 2016

Filed under Op/Ed, Showcase

Finals week is coming up, and what roller-coaster of emotions is complete without a playlist? Whether it is the final late night cram, or the moment after you finish the test, this playlist is here to help. Vance Joy - Georgia...

Weak enforcement of gun sellers to blame for mass violence

Annie Barker, Copy Editor

December 7, 2015

Filed under Op/Ed, Showcase

With California's shooting on Dec. 2, opinions about gun control are fighting to be heard more than ever before. According to the Mass Shooting Tracker, which qualifies a mass shooting as four people killed or wounded, in t...

Staff Reporter Brandon Persico shares favorite holiday tunes

Brandon Persico, Staff Reporter

December 3, 2015

Filed under Op/Ed, Showcase

The holidays are always a stressful time. When it comes to music, finding the perfect holiday playlist only adds to the stress. Thankfully, we’ve handpicked the perfect selection of songs to listen to during the most wonderful ...

Netflix recommendations from Business Manager Brianna Muzzall

Brianna Muzzall, Business Manager

December 3, 2015

Filed under Op/Ed

On the nights when one is painfully bored and desperate for an excuse not to start that AP Literature blog, Netflix can be the perfect escape into a different world. Check out these shows, which are perfect for binge watching with...

Certain American food unheard of for Staff Reporter Lisa Shcherbakova

Lisa Shcherbakova, Staff Reporter

November 30, 2015

Filed under Op/Ed

Most foreigners coming to the United States sometimes get a small shock after visiting their local supermarket. As an exchange student from Ukraine, I know this to be true. Getting lost among the endless stalls packed with doze...

Church of Scientology rooted in odd and questionable traditions

Allison Murray, Staff Reporter

November 20, 2015

Filed under Op/Ed, Showcase

While at first it may sound rash, I believe that Scientology is crazy. Scientology was made up by L. Ron Hubbard, a science fiction writer. To be blunt, Hubbard was a jerk. According to multiple Scientology-based websit...

Coddling children with excess trophies causes more harm than good

Julian Fedorchuk, Staff Reporter

November 20, 2015

Filed under Op/Ed

Today’s society is the opposite of “everybody’s a winner,” so why are children being raised like it is?  In nearly every tournament, you can get a trophy for just showing up.  It gives them the false sense that every...

Student Reporter Brandon Persico shares 10 helpful tips regarding college applications

Brandon Persico, Staff Reporter

November 16, 2015

Filed under Op/Ed, Showcase

START EARLY!!! The sooner, the better. Do not wait to get all the required items complete the day of the deadline. Do well in school. Your GPA and class rigor are the most important factors when applying to schools. Your essa...

Fashion tips for fall

Fashion tips for fall

November 12, 2015

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