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Dear 30 year old me

Dear 30 year old me

Alejandra Naranjo, Staff Writer
February 12, 2017
Filed under Let's Talk...

Thinking about where I’ll be in ten years is terrifying yet exciting.  Slightly more terrifying than exciting, but nonetheless, exciting. When thinking about 30-year-olds now, I picture people who are independent, know what they’re doing and have fully figured out how to do this so called "adult...

Just Breathe.

Just Breathe.

Weronika Raczek, Digital News Editor
February 8, 2017
Filed under A Fangirl's World

Fast paced city life or the empty open road where nothing but fresh air hits your skin and the sound of a pin dropping is the only sound you hear? Sometimes with all the craziness that is our life, we need to get away and relax for a little bit. We all need a vacation at one point or another, even...

The Art Of Writing.

The Art Of Writing.

Kimberly Franco, Staff Writer
February 8, 2017
Filed under Kiki Facts

People don't often associate writing with art. However, I believe writers are true artists. It takes a lot to use words properly and effectively. Often a person’s favorite author has a particular set of skills to jump start an imagination. A good author takes the readers mind on a joy ride, fastening...

Fire Emblem: Pissed Off

Fire Emblem: Pissed Off

Rodney Jones, Staff Writer
February 7, 2017
Filed under The Roddington Hour

Fire Emblem is a tactical game that has a more expansive history than most of what I’ve played in my life. The first game, Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon and the Blade of Light, came out in 1990, and they have been continuing to make titles of the series ever since with a current total of 13 games. I, h...

Mixing Pleasure & Politics: FIN (Review)

Mixing Pleasure & Politics: FIN (Review)

Nora-Grayce Orosz, Staff Writer
February 4, 2017
Filed under Concerts & Carbs

The Internet frontwoman Syd's debut solo album FIN is a fully realized slow jam masterpiece.

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How Protesting Allowed Me To Express My Feelings

How Protesting Allowed Me To Express My Feelings

Britney Hoobraj, Staff Writer
February 3, 2017
Filed under Diaries Of A City Girl

Thousands of Americans, myself included and immigrants, have been protesting for the past three months against the current President of the United States, Donald Trump. As I was watching the election I was on the edge of my seat. I watched as the results would come in, when Hillary's electoral votes t...

Living in a Tourist City

Living in a Tourist City

Britney Hoobraj, Staff Writer
February 2, 2017
Filed under Diaries Of A City Girl

New York City. The Big Apple. The City of Dreams. People know New York City as Time Square, 9/11, the fashionable 5th Ave, and other places. Many think New York City is just Manhattan; however, there are five boroughs that make up what New York City is. As a New Yorker, I currently live in Queens wh...

Trump’s Muslim Ban

Trump’s Muslim Ban

Alejandra Naranjo, Staff Writer
January 29, 2017
Filed under Let's Talk...

On Friday, President Trump signed an executive order stopping all refugees from entering the country and banning all visas from seven countries in which the population is primarily Muslim. Although this initiative was discussed during his campaign, it took the world by surprise, mainly because of how...

The Ultimate Supernatural Fan Experience

The Ultimate Supernatural Fan Experience

Weronika Raczek, Digital News Editor
January 29, 2017
Filed under A Fangirl's World

Driving down an empty pitch black road, with ‘Simple Man’ blasting through the speakers. At that moment, I was on my way to Whippany, New Jersey to get to the Supernatural Convention for the first time. With my navigation system leading the way, my heart was racing faster by the minute. ...

Circles, Change and Cleansing

Circles, Change and Cleansing

Abigail Smith, Staff Writer
January 25, 2017
Filed under Is Anyone Else Barefoot?

“When ego is lost, limit is lost. You become infinite, kind and beautiful.” - Yogi Bhajan Over three weeks ago, confetti rained down declaring a new year in order. Finally, the new year hangover is wearing down, but it is never too late to relish in the thought of a clean slate and changing forms. ...

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