New Year’s Resolutions for 2018

Ava O'Reilly, Staff Writer

November 29, 2017


Filed under Student Corner

Every year on New Year’s Eve people all over the world come up with resolutions to improve their lives in the upcoming year. Most resolutions last for a few weeks and then die off into “I’ll try again next year.” Sometimes people just do not pick the right ones. Here is a list of simple resolutions...

Fall Inspired Playlist

Shriya Senguttuvan, Co-Editor-In-Chief

November 7, 2017


Filed under Student Corner, Trends

It is finally that time of the year again. The leaves are falling, sweater weather is approaching and the smell of pumpkin spice is filling the air. Here are some fall-inspired songs that will have you wanting to stay in bed with a cozy blanket and just relax. Lose It by Oh Wonder Changing of...

What Baking Can Do: Spooky Treats Just in Time for Halloween

What Baking Can Do: Spooky Treats Just in Time for Halloween

Gina Quatrino, Production Editor

October 31, 2017


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Rice Krispies Treat Pumpkins This is the perfect autumn treat that will last longer than a real pumpkin. They make great gifts or party favors for the season. Ingredients: 6 cups of Rice Krispies cereal 3 Tablespoons of butter 4 cups of mini marshmallows Red and yellow food coloring Rolo ca...

Haunted Houses Worth Checking Out

Ava O'Reilly and Shriya Senguttuvan

October 25, 2017


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It is that time of year again where leaves are changing, ghosts are looming and Halloween is just around the corner. Around the Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) area there are tons of awesome haunted houses waiting for the opportunity to scare those willing to enter the haunted premises. Dark Hour &...

Songs to Get Ready to

Shriya Senguttuvan, Co-Editor-in-Chief

September 29, 2017


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For all my ladies out there, here are some jams to make getting ready for any occasion a little less stressful, and a little more glamorous. Whether you are going on a date or hanging with your gal pals, these songs are guaranteed to start the night off with a bang. WARNING: might induce a full blown...

What Baking Can Do: After School Fall Treats

Gina Quatrino, Production Editor

September 29, 2017


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Looking for some easy after-school snacks? These recipes can be made with ingredients you already have around the house. In five steps or less, you can make a great study group snack, or just a little something to treat yourself. Regardless of why you need them, you will want to keep these snacks in...

Book Recs

Shriya Senguttuvan, Staff Writer

March 31, 2017


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With millions of book options in the world, it can be difficult to decide what to read next. Who better than a teacher to suggest some of their all time favorite reads? Here are some must read book recommendations from the English and American Studies (AMSTUD) teachers. “The Leftovers” by Tom ...

College Choices Made Easy

Fatima Bhaiwala, Senior Editor

March 29, 2017


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As the school year slowly comes closer to an end, many seniors are hearing back from the school that they applied to in the fall. This can be a very daunting and confusing time for many students. Choosing the right college does not seem so easy and is not a light decision. What you choose can be where...

Choose a Healthy Lifestyle

Leah Martineau, Editor

March 29, 2017


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With seniors about to graduate and move away from family and the comfort of their hometown, learning about health and fitness might be important to these new undergraduates on their own. There are important facts to be aware of when starting to develop knowledge on working out and eating healthy. The...

Quick Skincare Routine

Quick Skincare Routine

Leo Rocha, Co-Editor-in-Chief

February 9, 2017


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Teenagers are constantly at war with their skin. Acne is always on their minds, regardless of their gender. No matter how bad your day is going, acne will make it even worse. Here is a skin care guide that should help decrease the appearance of pimples and blackheads on your face.   Quick Skincare R...

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