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Mixed Kids

Mixed Kids

September 13, 2017

The teenage years are a confusing time. Where do you fit in? Where do you belong? Who are you? This is even more the case for mixed-race and multicultura...

How to Avoid October Burnout: Tips on Studying

How to Avoid October Burnout: Tips on Studying

September 2, 2017

At the start of every school year, a newfound confidence bubbles inside students. The combination of a fresh start and highly anticipated trips to Staples...

What’s On Your Mind?

What’s On Your Mind?

June 6, 2017

What interests fourth graders? If you asked me, I don’t think I’d be able to tell you, considering fourth grade for me was nine years ago. The list...

We Thrive on Differences

We Thrive on Differences

June 6, 2017

What was your favorite subject growing up? Did you have an interest in history? Could you be found in the library doing research on science and math topi...

Are There Aliens Amongst Us?

Are There Aliens Amongst Us?

June 6, 2017

Are we alone in the universe, or is there other life out there with us? I sat down with some passionate elementary school boys in order to get to the bottom...

The Removal of Confederate Monuments: A National Argument

The Removal of Confederate Monuments: A National Argument

Nicole Niemiec, Contributor

June 1, 2017

Filed under Opinion

With the removal of the statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee from Lee Circle in New Orleans, the debate on Confederate symbols has sparked once...

Pet Adoption is the Best Option

Pet Adoption is the Best Option

Christian Silva, Staff Writer

May 23, 2017

Filed under Opinion

When purchasing a pet, it may be tempting to buy those picture-perfect critters from the pet store. However, there are many reasons why you, and your future...

What is the Future of LGBTQ+ Rights?

What is the Future of LGBTQ+ Rights?

May 22, 2017

Welcome to the 21st century where you can be whoever or whatever you want to be with an overwhelming tide of support from society. Before we divulge in...

If Given the Chance

If Given the Chance

May 14, 2017

If given the chance to re-do your high school years, would you? I’m not a senior, but most of my friends are, and with the year coming to an end, I am...

Breaking News: English is NOT the #1 Language in the World

Breaking News: English is NOT the #1 Language in the World

Amanda Coccia, Contributor

May 14, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Contrary to popular belief, English is not the most commonly spoken language in the world. In fact, it is not even the second most commonly spoken language i...

What’s All the Hype?

What’s All the Hype?

Isabella Scuteri, Staff Reporter

May 10, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Recently, Starbucks has been coming out with different drink creations some of them include the Unicorn Frappuccino which was blowing up on social media...

When Does Wanting to be Healthy Go Too Far?

When Does Wanting to be Healthy Go Too Far?

May 8, 2017

ED told me that everything will get better and that I’d finally be happy, not just with the way I look, but genuinely happy, if I listened to what he ...

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