Where Does Our Confidence Go?

 Emma Best, Staff Writer

April 22, 2020

When we were younger, in elementary and middle school, our sense of style wasn't the best. But did we care? Most would answer no. Getting older changes everything. We start caring about what other people think of us more than an...

The Evolution of Barbie

Heather Choi , Staff Writer

April 22, 2020

A girl is shopping with her mom for her new dolls. As she enters the aisle, she sees pink boxes lining up on top of the shelf. She sees there are two different versions of Barbie, the old and the new. She chooses the new Barbie...

A Reflection on Bullying and Discrimination  

Tamiyah Fearrington, Staff Writer

April 22, 2020

Bullying and Suicide It seems that bullying and discrimination have grown from innocent name calling to porposely hurting people physically and mentally. One of the most serious effects of bullying can be suicide. The Center...

Why Do So Many Music Artists Seem Depressed?

Matthew Boyle, Staff Writer

April 22, 2020

According to a 2017 article by Forbes, Americans now spend nearly 32 hours a day listening to music on streaming services like Apple Music and Spotify. That’s almost 20% of someone’s week spent with their airpods in, or their...

Op-Ed: Lobbying in America

Emma Duffy, Staff Writer

April 22, 2020

In United States history courses we learn all about big business influencing government decisions in the past, but how about the present? During the Gilded Age, large corporations began to invest money into politicians to ensur...

Something Old, Something New: The Beginning of a New Decade

Julianna Kasper, Editor

April 22, 2020

In life, it is only natural to go through changes. People, places, and things all change as time passes. With a brand new decade ahead of us, I have decided to look back at the past, wanting to see just how different my life ...

Tech Possibilities Endless. But Are We Becoming Lazier?

Jake Amato, Staff Writer

April 22, 2020

The leaps and bounds that technology has taken over the past decade are nothing short of remarkable. Technologies that were never thought to be possible seemed to have become commonplace; the possibilities for the future of tech...

Detention Centers in China

Emma Duffy, Staff Writer

April 21, 2020

The Asian continent is a fairly decent distance from America. Practically in their own world, citizens of America are unable to know exactly what is going on at any given time. However, there may be reason to pay closer attenti...

Eminem is Still Going. But Should He Be?

Maggie McGovern, Staff Writer

April 21, 2020

Most people know Eminem. When people can’t agree on what music to play, Eminem is usually a pretty good way to fill the silence. Most people know at least one Eminem song, so they are usually satisfied with some sort of Emi...

Changes in the School Experience

Andrew Rosas, Staff Writer

April 14, 2020

Up until about a month ago when our schools closed, school had changed for the better over the past ten years.  Considering the fact that we are now older and more mature, it is still a weird change to witness because we are ...

What Do You Want to be When You Grow Up?”

Kayla Timmerman, Co-editor-in-chief

April 14, 2020

A question we have been asked all of our lives: “What do you want to be when you grow up?” It makes you think no matter what age you are. “What do I want to do in the future as a career?” There are so many possibilities...

COVID-19 in the Media

Andrew Rosas, Staff Writer

April 5, 2020

It is no secret that the CoronaVirus (COVID-19) is the most talked about topic on the news right now. It is hard to cope with such news, because the effect that the media has on people as a whole can be quite dangerous. Now is ...

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