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Anthropology Adventures

Vicky Wagner, Staff Writer

February 1, 2018


Filed under Perspectives, Student Life

Many reasons why you should take Anthropology easy going class fun and lightweight there's not much homework learning new information interesting facts about humans discovering more about evolution enjoyable and very pleasant teacher will not regret taking this class ...

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...

Observations of Chicago

Observations of Chicago

Sophia Diaz, Staff Writer

January 21, 2018


Filed under Home, Perspectives, Student Life

Thrill after thrill passed over me from simply being in the presence of such a myriad of people. My family and I waited for the train amidst families, ambitious adults, a few shady characters, and a miscellaneous assortment of others. I felt bold to be brushing shoulders with those behaving in ways my...

Fresh French Ratatouille

Fresh French Ratatouille

Anushka Agashe, Staff Writer

November 27, 2017


Filed under Home, Perspectives, Student Life

When you think of ratatouille, you probably don’t think of a French dish made with beautifully layered vegetables - I’m guessing you think of the movie with the rat. Contrary to popular belief, ratatouille is a real dish, and for how intricate it looks, it’s actually simple to make. The recipe I ...

Two-Minute Reader Survey

Two-Minute Reader Survey

Jack Berens, Co-editor

November 26, 2017


Filed under Home, Perspectives, Student Life

If you have the time (approx. 1-2 mins), please take this reader survey.  We'd really appreciate it! Link: The Golden Blue Reader Survey

NBA Live 18 Review

NBA Live 18 Review

Jack Berens, Coeditor

November 26, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Perspectives, Student Life

I confess my skepticism this fall when I contemplated purchasing NBA Live instead of NBA 2K as the basketball I'd play this season on my Xbox One.  I hadn't bought NBA Live since 2009, and I've played its competitor Visual Concepts's 2K series every year since then.  However, since NBA Live 18 cost...

Malls in America: Will Modernizing Work?

Malls in America: Will Modernizing Work?

Jack Berens, Co-editor

November 26, 2017


Filed under Home, News, Perspectives

In 1956 just south of the U.S's most famous mall in Mall of America, American history was made.  The Southdale Center in Edina, Minnesota became the first fully enclosed shopping mall in the U.S as we know them today.  While subsequent decades saw hundreds of malls spring up across the U.S, mall popularity...

What is a Vegan Lifestyle?

Anna Meyers, Staff Writer

November 16, 2017


Filed under Perspectives, Student Life

With so much recent change in our world, a particular lifestyle has grown rapidly. This lifestyle has grown by over 100% within the past few years. What is this lifestyle I am speaking of? Veganism. What does it mean to follow a vegan diet? Following a vegan diet means that you do not consume any...

No Pain, No Gain

No Pain, No Gain

Victoria Wagner, Staff Writer

November 14, 2017


Filed under News, Perspectives, Sports, Student Life

Dragon K Martial Arts is a martial arts school in Grayslake. Martial arts are awesome because they teach self-defense, self-discipline, and self-control all while improving self-esteem. Masters and instructors try their hardest to let everyone become the best version of themselves, so they are always...

Awesome Musical Movies: No Play? It’s Okay!

Awesome Musical Movies: No Play?  It’s Okay!

Anushka Agashe, Staff Writer

November 7, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Home, Perspectives, Student Life

Let me guess: you couldn’t get tickets to see Hamilton and now you’re going through musical withdrawal. We’ve all been there, but there are plenty of Broadway musicals that have been adapted to movies to fill the void! Here are some popular movies based on Broadway productions: Annie Ther...

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