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Why You Should See Black Panther

Why You Should See Black Panther

Brianna Thompson, Staff Writer

March 5, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Home, News

First of all, if you haven't seen Black Panther you must be living under a rock. It's a great movie with an amazing cast. Plus, it has a great representation of both Africans and African Americans and that is really brought to light through the costume designs and the portrayal of the many tribes throughou...

A White Dude’s Perspective on Black History Month

Jack Berens, Co-editor

February 26, 2018


Filed under News, Perspectives, Student Life

This will be more of a blurb than an article. As a white guy in America, I recognize that I have white male heterosexual privilege.  No, society does not ascribe me specific rights that other demographics do not enjoy.  However, I recognize that I have perceptions and benefits of the doubt that...

Pictures from Mundelein-Warren Special Ed Basketball Game

Pictures from Mundelein-Warren Special Ed Basketball Game

Jack Berens, Co-editor

February 26, 2018


Filed under Home, News, Sports, Student Life

Please enjoy these pictures from the Mundelein vs. Warren special education basketball.  It was super fun to watch, and Warren came out on top! ...

The New Snapchat Update: A Hit or a Miss?

The New Snapchat Update: A Hit or a Miss?

Riley Doyle, Staff Writer

February 26, 2018


Filed under News

As Snapchat makes arguably their most drastic software update since the start of the social media platform, many users are up in arms.  The revered “stories” feature has become increasingly difficult to use; everyday people’s stories are now intermingled amidst real chats and streaks, while t...

The Importance of Gun Control

The Importance of Gun Control

Hannah Jaros, Staff Writer

February 17, 2018


Filed under News

Another mass shooting. Seventeen students were murdered right before school was about to end for the day. For them, it was just another typical day of school, but they didn’t know that it would be their last. Videos and photos have circulated the Internet since the shooting that showed in graphic detail t...

Student Tax Outlook

Student Tax Outlook

Jack Berens, Co-editor

February 5, 2018


Filed under Home, News, Perspectives, Student Life

High school students have notoriously short attention spans.  Teachers ensure that their lessons are often as concise as possible in order to hold onto the ever-fleeting focus of high schoolers.  With that background, I'm sure not many things cause teenagers' eyes to glaze over quite like the thought...

Me Too.

Me Too.

Sophia Diaz, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018


Filed under Home, News, Perspectives

We've all done it. Laughing with the crowd, whether we knew it was wrong or not. Telling the joke we thought was harmless. Hearing insensitive humor and brushing it off. We've all been guilty of at least one of these at some point. It's a normal human reaction, to jump on the bandwagon and avoid confrontation....

“House of Horrors”

Swetha Mathai, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018


Filed under News

David and Louis Turpin were arrested on January 14, 2018, after one of their daughters, aged 17, escaped their house in Perris, California. The victim escaped and called the police of Riverside County. David and Louis are charged with child endangerment and torture. They are sentenced to 94 years to...

Views and Great (College) Expectations

Views and Great (College) Expectations

Jack Berens, Co-editor

January 31, 2018


Filed under Home, News, Perspectives, Student Life

The following is my humble (disclaimer - possibly misleading) opinions about the college application process.  Good luck to everyone with your applications! First, I'd like to stress that applying to colleges is one important step in the entire college selection journey.  Ideally, prospective students...

Environmental Science Review

Farha Khan, Staff Writer

January 29, 2018


Filed under News

If you're a student who loves to read new articles/watch new videos every day and learn almost every aspect of the environment, then Environmental Science is the class for you. Everyday is a new lesson, a new viewpoint in your everyday life on Earth, and a new mindset to how we take care of Earth. Starting...

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