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Cramming: Smart move? or asking for trouble?

Cramming: Smart move? or asking for trouble?

April 12, 2018

Most teachers will tell you that when studying for a test you should for an hour or two everyday for a week leading up to the test but do any students...

Are You Ready?

Are You Ready?

April 8, 2018

In the blink of an eye, we have descended upon April (a.k.a. AP Grind Season). In these 4 weeks leading up to the dreaded AP exams, teachers will undoubtedly...

A Nation in Debate

A Nation in Debate

March 20, 2018

Whether you love him, hate him, or somewhere in between, Donald Trump’s victory over Hillary Clinton last year was nothing short of a spectacle. Between Trump...

Let’s Get Over Ourselves

Let’s Get Over Ourselves

March 20, 2018

We’ve all heard it before, the dreaded phrase among iGens: “We had it harder when we were your age”. There seems to be a constant debate between...

Voting: Should the Age be Lowered?

Voting: Should the Age be Lowered?

March 20, 2018

With all the things going on in the world, many teenagers are sick and tired of adults making decisions that directly affect them. Our age group believes...

Let the Madness Ensue

Let the Madness Ensue

Tony Salamah, Staff Writer

March 20, 2018

Filed under Opinion

March Madness has officially begun and teams are already dropping like flies. Buzzer beaters, blowouts, bracket busters, and upsets have been common thr...

Why Do People Hate Betsy DeVos?

Why Do People Hate Betsy DeVos?

March 14, 2018

President Trump has been in office for well over a year now, and I think we can achieve the bipartisan agreement that there has been immense change. Many...

Controversial Classics: The BIG Debate

Controversial Classics: The BIG Debate

March 14, 2018

Throughout our high school experience so far, you might have noticed that some of the books in the curriculum are somewhat controversial. Many of these b...

And the MVP goes to….

And the MVP goes to….

Tony Salamah, Contributor

March 6, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

The 2017-2018 NBA season is beginning to wind down and that means award talks are getting louder and louder as the days go by. Right now it’s pretty ...

Logan Paul and His Path to Failure

Logan Paul and His Path to Failure

March 5, 2018

Nowadays, most people have immediate and unlimited access to information, mainly due to the creation of the Internet. Thirteen year old YouTube, a video-sharing...

Canned Laughter Conspiracy

Canned Laughter Conspiracy

March 4, 2018

What makes you laugh? What really tickles you and gets you howling like a manic coyote? Well, for most of America, it seems to be situational comedies...

Chi*a Ba*s the Letter *

Chi*a Ba*s the Letter *

March 1, 2018

I couldn’t even type the title. In response to Chinese President Xi Jinping staying in power due to the Chinese’s new abolition of term limits, ...

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