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Thank You, Mr. Sparks

Thank You, Mr. Sparks

Kayla Simas, Managing Editor

February 13, 2017


Filed under Winner Takes All

Dear Mr. Sparks, In the fall of 1996, you wrote ‘The Notebook.’ At that point in history of our world, I was only a few months old, yet you were already shaping the way I would view love and the hardships that come with it. 20 years later, you’re still the New York Times Best Selling Author. You know why...

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...

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. ...

Senior Year

Senior Year

Alejandra Naranjo, Staff Writer

January 24, 2017


Filed under Let's Talk...

As my first week of my last semester of college comes to an end, I'm faced with a feeling that excites me and freaks me out all at once; this is really it. Sure enough, college was a challenge. Going away to another country and completely stepping out of my comfort zone, put me far away from everyt...

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