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The Finals of 2018

The Finals of 2018

Antrita Manduva, Staff Writer

December 13, 2018


Filed under Student Life

DECEMBER, The time of Christmas songs, Christmas lights, Christmas trees, Christmas movies, and everything Christmas. Also the time of writing resolution lists, buying last-minute gifts, making up tests, and worrying about finals. For those who are still untouched by the stress of finals, props...

Facing the Music for Finals

Facing the Music for Finals

Anushka Agashe, Staff Writer

December 13, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Okay, guys, don’t freak out: finals are next week. As the end of the semester gets closer, most people are spending their time studying, and studying most likely means they’re also listening to music. But is listening to music really the best thing for your grades? I’m not going to tell you tha...

Post College Apps: Expectations vs Reality

Post College Apps: Expectations vs Reality

Hannah Jaros, Staff Writer

December 13, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Hopefully, the most stressful time of year (for seniors) is over! With college application season nearly behind us, you must be thinking, What do I do for the next few months while I wait for my acceptance letter? While you may have some ideas for what you should do, we often find ourselves regressing i...

Friendships

Friendships

Eric Buchanan, Staff Writer

December 11, 2018


Filed under Perspectives

Friends. Friends are someone we can rely on when we feel down; someone who shares the same interests as you. Someone you can trust. I’m here to guide you on a journey about relationships with friends and how it affects everyday lives. Let’s start with what most friendships are built on. I do a...

Lacking Layers

Lacking Layers

Anna Wheeler, Writer

December 11, 2018


Filed under Perspectives

The transition from fall to winter brings a variety of new things to the table: snow, freezing weather, new Starbucks cups, and heavy winter coats. However, high school students never seem to wear an appropriate jacket and instead opt for a sweatshirt that never seems to keep them warm. From persona...

The Black Student Union

The Black Student Union

Rebecca Benjamin, Staff Writer

December 11, 2018


Filed under Student Life

What is the Black Student Union?  The purpose of Black Student Union is to approach issues surrounding the black community and to acquire a better understanding of Black American culture through activities and discussions. These discussions span social injustices to their treatment by the rest of t...

A Threat to the Freedom of the Press

A Threat to the Freedom of the Press

Rebecca Benjamin, Staff Writer

December 11, 2018


Filed under Perspectives

On November 7, Jim Acosta, the Chief White House correspondent for CNN, was revoked of his hard pass, a non-temporary clearance to enter the West Wing of the White House, from the White House, banning him from entering the grounds at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. When Acosta's hard pass was revoked, Sara...

Girls Varsity Blue Devils

Girls Varsity Blue Devils

Damaria Finley, Staff Writer

December 3, 2018


Filed under Sports

After coming off a conference championship, regional championship, and a tough super sectional loss, there's one big question for the girls this season. What are the girls going to do without their two division 1 players? Jordan Hughes, now a guard at Eastern Illinois, and Kaylen Dickson, now a guard at ...

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