Happy Earth Day!

Paige Wilkinson, Student Writer

April 27, 2020

Happy belated (one day late) Earth Day! What a great time to go ahead and get on my soapbox and convince every reader to become more eco-friendly. All jokes aside, being more friendly to our planet isn’t always overwhelming....

What Exactly is AI?

Mitchell Wagner, Student Writer

April 27, 2020

Put simply, artificial intelligence systems exhibit characteristics of human intelligence, making them capable of completing tasks that require a brain. To break down the basic concept, think about the critical attributes of human...

How to Start Your Minecraft Survival World

Zachary Vaneman, Student Writer

April 27, 2020

  Create your world. Make sure to name it something that you will remember. If you want to customize your world before you start, go into More World Options. As soon as you click Create New World, you will spawn in ...

Creativity, Art, and, Anime

Kayla Truong, Student Writer

April 27, 2020

“Boredom always precedes a period of great creativity,” said a wise man, Robert Pirsig. During this current quarantine, boredom has taken over everyone. Creativity is “the use of the imagination or original ideas, especially ...

Julie Trautner, Student Writer

April 27, 2020

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is now recommending everyone wears a cloth face covering when going into public in an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19. Someone may unknowingly have the novel Coronavirus because...

How to Survive Rome

Sarah Townsend, Student Writer

April 27, 2020

In a blog I recently published on my website, I made an itinerary for people traveling to Rome for a few days. When planning a trip to Rome, making a schedule is just as important as planning when you will be traveling and what...

Sourdough Bread

Zoe Swartley, Student Writer

April 27, 2020

Believed to have originated in ancient Egypt, sourdough bread is the oldest form of leavened bread and continues to be a popular loaf especially in Mediterranean and Middle Eastern countries. Sourdough is different from other breads ...

An Ancient Species Endangered

Gabrielle Sharp, Student Writer

April 27, 2020

When you think of saving the turtles, the first thing that many people think of is buying a reusable straw, but eliminating the use of plastic straws is not the solution to eliminating the endangerment of sea turtles. These are...

Backstage at Dance Competitions: What Really Goes On?

Olivia Schumann, Student Writer

April 27, 2020

What is seen by the audience of a dance competition or recital is grace, beauty, finesse, and skill. However, what goes on behind the curtain is chaotic and stressful for dancers. As a dancer myself, I have experienced the backstage...

How Fast Food Restaurants are Adjusting

Alexis Rosen, Student Writer

April 27, 2020

Fast Food restaurants have been staying open during the entirety of the virus because they have been deemed essential. However, to maintain the safety of their employees and their customers, many changes and precautions have been...

How Foods Affect Our Moods

Kelly Roland, Student Writer

April 27, 2020

“You are what you eat.” Though this is a cliche, there are certain aspects of it that are true. The food that we put into our body has a bigger effect on us than just our weight or “healthiness” of our body. Food has a...

Finding Healthy Alternatives to Unhealthy Foods

Kylie Riveron, Student Writer

April 27, 2020

For my beat I decided to write about health and fitness. One of the biggest issues for people while trying to be fit is cutting out less healthful foods that taste so good. Restriction from certain foods can only be maintained...

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