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A.P. courses- help or hinder? (pro)

Sabrina Olivier, News/Features Editor

October 7, 2014

Filed under Pro & Con, Uncategorized

Every school year there comes a time where students will make their way to the guidance office and sign up for classes for the upcoming year. In doing so, some might come across a few A.P. courses and might think to themselves,...

A.P. courses- help or hinder? (con)

Darrin Davis, Sports Editor

October 7, 2014

Filed under Pro & Con, Uncategorized

Taking Advanced Placement courses may seem like a good idea at first, but there are a few things to consider before taking the leap. For years students have been taking on the monstrous challenge of A.P. While most succeeded in...

Athletic rivalries create passion, intensity

Michael Alpuin, Graphics Editor

October 7, 2014

Filed under Editorial, Opinions, Sports

With Fall sports in full swing, rivalries between our schools are more obvious than ever. Although every sport has its differences, the rivalries within them follow a common trend. For many students around our school, rivalries...

“Club week really reeks”

Julianne Chechanover, Graphics Team

October 24, 2012

Filed under Archives, Opinions, Pro & Con

The new club week schedule implemented at the beginning of this school year does more harm than good for students, teachers, and faculty. Teachers now have to rearrange their entire week's schedule in order to accommodate a...

AP classes deserve a period more than they get

Jackie Lawson, Print Editor-in-Chief

September 18, 2012

Filed under Editorial, Opinions

Recent changes in the length of the school’s AP Biology course from one class period to two have proven what has been so blatantly obvious all along: AP classes deserve a two-period block. Just think: You’re sitting in...

Distracted driving epidemic sweeps the nation

Sahar Takshi, Centerspread Editor

May 22, 2012

Filed under Pro & Con

I’ve seen the billboards and heard the public announcements all warning us about the dangers of distracted driving, but it wasn’t until I read an article in the Tampa Bay Times about two teenage girls who met their ends texting...

Editorial: Commercials make NO SENSE

Anthony Prieto, Assistant Sports Editor

February 10, 2012

Filed under Opinions

Commercials used to make so much sense; they were short and sweet and the best part about them was that they actually advertised what they were selling. Nowadays commercials make absolutely no sense at all. Case in point, Chanel...

Fun, convenient ways to keep you shopping until you’re dropping

Katlyn Zielinski, Assistant News Editor

December 15, 2011

Filed under Opinions

Shopping during the holiday season can be an enjoyment that fills people’s insides with all the right holiday spirit, but it can be a huge downfall to the bank account. With the holiday lights that are twinkling, and Chrismakwanzaka...

Everyday should be a holiday

Sahar Takshi, Opinions Editor

December 13, 2011

Filed under Opinions

Maybe it’s the aroma of a fresh Christmas tree, the sight of a beautifully cooked meal, or just the general cheer, but there’s something about the holidays that makes people much more benevolent than in any other season, and...

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