How Marvel Mastermind Stan Lee Impacted My Life

By Matthew Barton  It was an ordinary November morning. A cool breeze brushed through the hair of those unfortunate enough to be outside. It seemed that it would just be another ordinary Monday. Little did the world know that Stan Lee, one of the most influential pop culture icons, had been rushed to the hospital for a medical emergency. Later that afternoon, it was announced … Continue reading How Marvel Mastermind Stan Lee Impacted My Life

Things I Wish I Knew Before Taking AP Exams

By Tierra Harris | Web Editor-in-Chief After sitting in AP classes for months, the inevitable exams really start hitting home around the last few weeks of the school year. With the anticipation of  getting a decent score to receive the college credits you worked hard for, preparing yourself mentally and physically is always the most difficult. So, here are a few tips and tricks to … Continue reading Things I Wish I Knew Before Taking AP Exams

Students Share Thoughts on Finals

“I’d say that they’re almost unnecessary. I’d so much rather have a final project that’s been worked on for most of the semester than take tests.” Bella Rios, 9 “Finals week: The time I have to turn on my brain and remember what I learned in July.” Sriya Koganti, 9 “The one thing that I like about the finals setup is that most teachers give … Continue reading Students Share Thoughts on Finals

A Reflection on President Trump’s First Year in Office

By Cameron Sowder | Reporter On November 8, 2016, citizens of the United States elected Donald Trump as president. Trump made many, many promises in his election campaign and while it may seem like he should already be elbow deep in doing what he told the American people he would do, the problems and situations he vowed to end can be much more complicated than … Continue reading A Reflection on President Trump’s First Year in Office

Opinion: A Higher Class Rank Is the Key to Future Success

By Prabhvir Lakhan | Reporter My parents have always told me that I need to have a high-class rank. I agree with them because having a high-class rank can help you succeed in life. The first reason is that you have a much better chance of getting accepted to the college or university of your choice. According to top tier admissions, 97% of Columbia University’s … Continue reading Opinion: A Higher Class Rank Is the Key to Future Success