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Meyers-Briggs Personality Test

Meyers-Briggs Personality Test

Anna Wheeler, Staff Writer

May 14, 2019

The Meyers-Briggs Personality Test is a psychological analysis of one’s character based on a questionnaire. It supplies insight into traits decided by your responses summarized as a five-letter acrostic that fits into one of four general categories: Analyst, Diplomat, Sentinel, or Explorer, with eac...

Becoming

Becoming

Sophia Diaz, Staff Writer, Co-Editor

March 5, 2019

Michelle Obama began as many of us do: she shared a room with her sibling, lived in a humble home, and struggled through the many stresses of school. In her book Becoming, we have a front row seat to some of young Michelle's  most memorable experiences, such as her first piano recital or first kiss. Ob...

Into the Spider-Verse Movie Review

Into the Spider-Verse Movie Review

Anushka Agashe, Staff Writer

February 12, 2019

When Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse won the Golden Globe for Best Animated Motion Picture, I don’t think anyone was surprised. In less than a month, it already hit $300 million at the box office. I went to see it over winter break and promptly fell in love. From its stunning visuals down to the ...

On the Basis of Sex Review: How RBG Became Notorious

On the Basis of Sex Review: How RBG Became Notorious

Hannah Jaros, Staff Writer

February 12, 2019

It was Saturday night when my sister finally agreed to see On the Basis of Sex with me. I was thrilled, as I had waited actual months to see it. The film is about Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a Supreme Court Justice who has fought for women’s rights throughout the span of her six decade legal career. Its o...

Bohemian Rhapsody: A Movie Review

Bohemian Rhapsody: A Movie Review

Hannah Jaros, Staff Writer

November 21, 2018

Bohemian Rhapsody was the film I’ve been waiting for all year. Being a fan of everything from the previous decade, I’ve loved Queen ever since I can remember. Freddie Mercury was the epitome of flamboyance and had an individualized magic when he performed. When I finally bought tickets, I was worried that it...

Movie Review: The Nutcracker and the Four Realms

Movie Review: The Nutcracker and the Four Realms

Charlotte Klett, Staff Writer

November 21, 2018

On Friday, November 2nd, the new nutcracker movie was released in theaters. It's the first Christmas movie this year and a lot of people were concerned about its plot line after they've seen the trailer because it doesn't seem to be like the typical nutcracker story by Tschaikowski. After watching the...

My Beef with Bond

My Beef with Bond

Anushka Agashe, Staff Writer

October 1, 2018

I love action movies. There’s something about the explosions and death-defying plots and impossible stunts that just exhilarates me. Real life can be so mundane that sometimes I need the pure, unadulterated fun that only action movies offer. And if I’m being honest, it doesn’t even have to be a ...

Salt to the Sea // Book Review

Anushka Agashe, Staff Writer

February 13, 2018

Today’s media is filled with tales, both true and made-up, of the horrors of World War II. There’s a good reason for this, but a stand-out in this genre is the novel Salt to the Sea by author Ruta Sepetys. It revolves around the sinking of the Wilhelm Gustloff, the largest maritime disaster in hi...

Book Review: Famous Last Words

Book Review: Famous Last Words

Marlyn Gajek, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018

Everyone has his/her own horror story experiences. For Willa Cresky her horror experience starts when her mother remarries to a famous movie producer, Jonathan, and they move to a mansion of a famous movie actress named Diana Del Mar. When Willa moves in, the first thing she does is do some magic w...

Five Foot Two: A Look Into the Eccentric Life of Gaga

Five Foot Two: A Look Into the Eccentric Life of Gaga

Sophia Diaz, Staff Writer

December 12, 2017

Celebrities throughout the ages have assumed a stage persona, an alter ego of their true selves to present to the public. This walking stereotype doesn't do them justice, doesn't show the complexity of their personality. Recently, my eyes have been opened to this dilemma as it applies to Lady Gaga, through...

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