Cuddle With Something Cute at Cat Cafe

Tiffany Su, Staff Writer

April 7, 2015

In culturally advanced cities such as Tokyo, New York City and San Francisco, cat cafes are already old news. However, there is a chance that one may open in Texas very soon. Young entrepreneur and University of Texas at Austin (UT) graduate Rebecca Gray has dreams to open a cafe called the Blue Cat Ca...

Imprints Featured in 2015 Jostens Look Book

Olivia Keomoungkhoun, Co-Editor-in-Chief

April 7, 2015

Plano West Senior High’s yearbook, Imprints, has been recognized for excellence and featured in the 2015 Jostens Look Book, celebrating the best-of-the-best in yearbook design and coverage. The Jostens Look Book is a collection of spreads and photos from outstanding yearbooks and their creative themes...

Simple Cupcake Recipes For This Spring

Tiffany Su, Staff Writer

April 7, 2015

Funfetti Cupcakes (Vegan) Makes 12 cupcakes Total time: One hour What you will need: Cupcakes 1 cup non-dairy milk + 1 tsp apple cider vinegar 1/2 cup vegan butter, softened 1 cup granulated sugar 1 tsp pure vanilla extract 1 1/2 cups unbleached all-purpose flour 1 1/2 tsp baking pow...

National Merit Finalists

Daniel Gooding, Staff Writer

April 7, 2015

These students have been recognized by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation for their outstanding academic achievements. Only 15,000 students across the country are given this honor. Of this group, approximately 7,600 students will be chosen to receive various awards and scholarships. Netra...

Earth Day Story

Catie Tsai, Co-Editor-in-Chief

April 7, 2015

In a couple of weeks, thousands of people across the country will be celebrating the 45th anniversary of Earth Day. Since its conception in April 22, 1970, this widespread campaign for environmental awareness has inspired and encouraged people all over the globe to become more mindful of their impact on ...

College Scholarship Tips

Catie Tsai, Co-Editor-in-Chief

February 13, 2015

College applications may be done, but many students still have scholarship applications to complete before their senioritis kicks in. For those who have yet to begin to apply for scholarships, here are a few tips to get started. 1. Research Finding scholarship opportunities can be a tedious process, but you can make...

Spring Trends Bloom into Fashion

Spring Trends Bloom into Fashion

McKenna Alexander, Associate Editor

February 13, 2015

As flowers begin to bloom and warm breezes whistle their way into the air, spring brings not only a change in temperature, but also new trends. Keep your look updated this season with the newest styles for Spring 2015.   Backwards ball caps. This commonly known “fraternity look” branches out of its stereotype ...

Student Discontent Shifts Into Gear

Janice Khou and Jennifer Cotter, Senior Editors

February 12, 2015

Depending on what time students leave their homes in the morning, they may run into several obstacles. There could be traffic, a forgotten lunch or homework, or a late arrival to class. Students, especially those who start their school day around second or third period, may struggle with finding a parking...

Your College Research Guide

Catie Tsai, Co-Editor-inChief

January 21, 2015

For many seniors, the college application process is stressful and confusing, especially at the beginning. When selecting which schools to apply to, you must consider many different factors; after all, one of them will ultimately end up being your home for the next four years. Counselor Michelle Alt...

Leader of the Wolf Pack

Leader of the Wolf Pack

Cathrine Hoffman, Staff Writer

January 21, 2015

He has beaten Dirk Nowitzki in knockout. He knows the first 100 digits of pi. He even co-coaches a youth basketball team. Who is this, you ask? None other than this year's Senior Class President (SCP), Parker Ragle. Ragle has many responsibilities, including acting as the liaison between the students...

Twelve Halloween Hits

Nicki Edwards, Staff Writer

January 16, 2015

There are many elements to having a great Halloween: the perfect costume, perfect candy, perfect post trick-or-treating movie and, above all, the perfect playlist. Below is a list of 12 terrifying Halloween hits that will turn any themed party into a success. A Nightmare On My Street (1988)— D...

Helpful Tips when Writing College Essays

Jennifer Cotter, Senior Editor

January 16, 2015

With it being the middle of the semester, that can only mean one thing: college applications. Many colleges require students to send in an essay so the college can really see what prospective students are like. Writing a college essay can be stressful and difficult, so here are some tips from Director...

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