Dieting, What’s Your Plan?

Beverly Yirenkyi, J1 Staff Writer

February 21, 2018

Filed under Features, Journalism I

  Veganism. Raw Foodism. Vegetarianism. Weight Watchers. Atkins. Calorie Restrictions. Those are just a few of the diets in the world that both help and hinder people from having the body and the healthy...

Is Social Media Positive for Teens?

Estefany Pacheco, Staff Writer

February 14, 2018

Filed under Features, Journalism I

Can you live without your phone? Think about that for a moment. How important is your phone to your life? According to recent studies, the vast majority of Americans are so connected to their phone that they, in fact, cannot...

Valentine’s day: She Says

Justice Abbott, Staff Writer

February 14, 2018

Filed under Features

Between Christmas and Thanksgiving there’s one holiday that is - arguably - catered primarily to women. Around this time of year one can’t help but notice pink and red balloons everywhere, and heart-shaped cards in stores....

Valentine’s Day: He Says

Alfonse Adiama, Staff Writer

February 14, 2018

Filed under Features

Valentine's Day is most often seen as a day to show your love and appreciation for your significant other. It is one day out of 365 that is supposed to symbolize how much you “love” somebody. When one thinks of it this way,...

CutieKill: A Kawaii Store Review

Jasmine Hubbard, News Editor

February 14, 2018

Filed under Features

For pastel alternative fashionistas we’re always looking for the cutest clothes and accessories for the cheapest amount of dollars. From frills to casual pastel hoodies Cutiekill has it all and for great prices to. Cutiekill...

Flipping For Gymnastics: Student-Athlete Balances Challenging Sport, School

Jocelyn Wade, Staff Writer

February 14, 2018

Filed under Features, Journalism I

“No, I do not plan on quitting. I only have around four months [left] of gymnastics, but even if I was not graduating in the spring, I would not quit because I love the sport too much.” These are the words of 17-year-old gymnast,...

Colorism

Katelynn Morgan, Staff Writer

February 14, 2018

Filed under Features

¨So I’ma say somethin’ that’s vital and critical for survival Of mankind, if he lyin’, color should never rival Beauty is what you make it, I used to be so mistaken By different shades of faces.¨ In Kendrick Lamar’s...

College Blockade: Taking a Closer Look at America’s Toughest Colleges

Nyasha Marufu, Staff Writer

February 14, 2018

Filed under Features

For seniors, it is close to being the most wonderful time of year. No, not Christmas. It is the time when college applications come to a close. While many seniors have already completed their early action applications, others...

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