Fun Things to do Before Entering College

Fun Things to do Before Entering College

Fatima Al-Sammak

November 21, 2017


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Senior year of high school is undoubtedly one of the hardest years of a teenager’s life. From scholarships, to college applications, to doing assignments for classes every night, most students find it difficult to find something relaxing and fun to do. So here are a few suggestions from Mr. Stading,...

Must See Halloween Movies

Must See Halloween Movies

November 21, 2017


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This Halloween, entertainment is not only found in pumpkin patches, costume parties and candy hunting, but rather in the simple, yet spooky and fun movies many people can enjoy. So here is a list of some of the classic, must see movies. A lot of people may have seen some of these movies before, but there...

The Importance of Coloring

The Importance of Coloring

October 11, 2017


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When the topic of coloring is brought up, people usually think of little kids. They think of the number-based coloring assignments they were given in the 4th grade or the many coloring books they had received as gifts. Not many would consider coloring to be an adult activity, nor would many people think...

Heart of the World

Heart of the World

September 8, 2017


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A structure like no other, weighing about 120 pounds with a height of 6 feet and a width equal to 4 feet and 6 inches was wheeled into the media center on Tuesday, August 2. This structures represents the cultures and peoples that come from all over the world. Created by Northeast’s very own art teacher,...

Movies Coming out this Summer

Movies Coming out this Summer

July 31, 2017


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With Summer coming up, it is important to start planning days to go out and have some fun. Going to the movie theater is one of the best ways to do that. There are many good movies coming out this summer, but these ones are particularly noteworthy.   May 26 - Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tel...

10 Weirdest Animals

10 Weirdest Animals

July 31, 2017


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Many people have pets at home that they love to see everyday. Other people love to go to the zoo and look at the more exotic animals. Deep in the ocean there are creatures still unknown. Everyday fossils are being discovered about species that once roamed the earth. However, there are some animals that ha...

Rot and Ruin: A Zombie Fad Not Quite Dead

Rot and Ruin: A Zombie Fad Not Quite Dead

July 31, 2017


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“There are moments that define a person's whole life. Moments in which everything they are and everything they may possibly become balance on a single decision. Life and death, hope and despair, victory and failure teeter precariously on the decision made at that moment. These are moments ungoverned by h...

Home is where the art is: Lincoln’s newest art project

Home is where the art is: Lincoln’s newest art project

July 31, 2017


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Roaming around downtown Lincoln, you may have taken slight notice of the many heart sculptures displayed. These hearts are the product of a public art project called “Nebraska by Heart,” which celebrates Nebraska’s 150th anniversary. Based on the article “'Nebraska by Heart' public art project ...

Sprinkles

Sprinkles

July 31, 2017


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Sprinkles are a simple way to add some extra color and crunch to things like ice cream, cake, and doughnuts. But how did they come to be? Despite being so simple, sprinkles have much more complex and ambiguous origin story. There are a few different people who have been claimed to have invented sp...

Foods you should eat before taking a test

Foods you should eat before taking a test

July 31, 2017


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When asking a group of high school students if they eat breakfast everyday or sleep at least 8 hours a night, it wouldn’t be unusual to get the answer “no” a majority of the time. According to Kellogg's analysis of its “Breakfast in America” study, approximately 36% of high school students act...

Bill Nye Saves the World

Bill Nye Saves the World

July 31, 2017


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In late April, Bill Nye, often referred to as the “Science Guy,” returned to the spotlight with a new show on Netflix entitled Bill Nye Saves the World which explores science and “its impact on politics, society, and pop culture” according to IMDb, an online database of entertainment informatio...

10 Weirdest Conspiracy Theories

10 Weirdest Conspiracy Theories

May 3, 2017


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1. 9/11 September 11, 2001 was the day the United States of America changed forever. The horrible terrorist attack made Americans unite together to fight outside forces. However, some people are not so sure. There are several conspiracy theories around the 9/11 attack. One of the most common theories...

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