5 Shows to watch on Netflix

5 Shows to watch on Netflix

February 8, 2017

With 70% of users binge-watching their shows, Netflix has become one of the most well-known sources of entertainment in today’s society. The company was started in 1997 by two entrepreneurs, Reed Hastings and Marc Randolph. Their company specialized in DVD by mail when the business first took off. It ...

Young Adult Literature: A Genre Worth Reading

Young Adult Literature: A Genre Worth Reading

January 24, 2017

Literature. There are a thousand ways to classify the written art. On the shelves of the public library you will find fiction and nonfiction, poetry and short stories, children’s books and adult books. No matter who a person is, there are a wide variety of genres for a person to expore. One genre ...

Is Tomato a Fruit or Veggie?

Is Tomato a Fruit or Veggie?

January 24, 2017

Everyone has heard this contradictory question, and everyone has an opinion on it. Is the tomato a fruit or a vegetable? Scientists and chefs have differing opinions on this, and before the 19th century, it had just been thought of as a vegetable. Before then, scientists had never thought to explore t...

New Year’s Eve Around the World

New Year's Eve Around the World

January 24, 2017

The transition from one year to the next is a big deal in every civilization. It represents a new beginning in the life cycle, and for many people, a brand new opportunity to make amends and become a better person over the 365 days to come. This is why New Year’s eve is celebrated all around the w...

The Many Faces of Santa Claus

The Many Faces of Santa Claus

January 10, 2017

Looking out the window with a cup of hot cocoa in your hand, you see fluffy snow blanketing the frozen ground. Decorations for Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanza, and many more are scattered about diligently. With this much diversity in our world, it makes one wonder how everyone can find similar joy during th...

Christmas is Here!

Christmas is Here!

January 10, 2017

Snow begins to fall, twinkling lights brightening the streets at night, the trees are in their place, and the stockings hanging on the chimney. It’s that time of the year again, and we can’t help but love it. The cakes, the gingerbread cookies, the turkey, the ham, the cranberry sauce; we aren...

Living a Healthy Lifestyle

Living a Healthy Lifestyle

Fatima Al-Sammak, Editor-in-Chief

December 13, 2016

It’s not easy to live a healthy lifestyle, especially for high school students. Most high school students are constantly bombarded with school work, activities, and jobs. And amongst the hectic busyness, it could be easy for someone to forget to eat a proper meal or get in some exercise. It’s a ...

Colors and Their Significance

Colors and Their Significance

December 13, 2016

With a world full of color, it’s not hard to believe each one has it’s own unique meaning and way of making people feel. The fact that humans can see only a fraction of all the colors in the world is almost sad. But with the limited sight humans still can see a large spectrum and give each color i...

Disadvantages of Commercials

Disadvantages of Commercials

December 13, 2016

There are so many reasons why commercials are a huge disadvantage. Many people have to spend extra money just to make sure that they can watch their tv shows, commercial free. Commercials do have positive aspects, but we don’t think about the negatives. TV commercials do have a tendency of being ...

Military Ball

Military Ball

December 9, 2016

In the military, everyone is expected to show their admiration for serving, but there’s one night for all cadets to let loose at the Military Ball. Military Ball is a formal event that allows cadets to have a night of fun and respect for all those who serve. According to the Tech, an education...

How Zodiac Signs Affect Personalities

How Zodiac Signs Affect Personalities

December 9, 2016

From the time you’re born you are under an astrological sign. What zodiac sign you are tells a lot about you, like personality traits, determination, imagination, how hardworking you are, and much more. The signs are from the constellations that mark the path the sun takes around earth over the co...

Setting the palette aside

Setting the palette aside

December 9, 2016

2016 has been the year for makeup. It has been really hot on YouTube as women and guys show off their artistic abilities. The contour, highlights, and winged eyeliner are few of many pretty aspects to doing makeup. But it’s the production of the makeup itself, and what comes after, that makes it not...

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