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Movie Review: The Greatest Showman

Movie Review: The Greatest Showman

Evan Bewersdorf, Business Manager

February 18, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Staff Blogs

Director Michael Gracey’s musical, The Greatest Showman, uses inspiration from the life of P.T. Barnum. Screenwriters Jenny Bicks and Bill Condon provide the fantastical script to go along with the songs, which were written by John Debney and Joseph Trapanese, and when combined, provide the proper ...

Movie Review: ‘The Last Jedi’

Movie Review: ‘The Last Jedi’

Sydney Smith, Editor-In-Chief

January 16, 2018


Filed under A&E, Opinion, Staff Blogs

The movie begins with the classic Star Wars symphony booming through the speakers. A brief synopsis of the previous film, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”, scrolls across the screen, reminding the audience of the battle waging between the force, or the First Order and the Rebels. It is off to a quic...

Guide to the SAT and ACT

Guide to the SAT and ACT

Ronak Desai, Copy Editor

December 5, 2017


Filed under CTE (Career and Tech), Opinion, Staff Blogs

Taking the SAT and ACT is integral to applying for college, however, it is often difficult to know exactly how and when to tackle these exams. Knowing which test to focus on, when to take the tests and how often to take the tests simplifies college applications exponentially. Which Should I Take? As ...

Movie Review: Murder on the Orient Express

Movie Review: Murder on the Orient Express

Alanna Kologey, Staff Writer

November 28, 2017


Filed under A&E, Opinion, Staff Blogs

Murder classics have been around for years, most involving  insightful detective, dramatic scenes and a didn’t-see-it-coming plot twists. “Murder on the Orient Express” is no exception. It’s based off the classic novel written in 1934, and as well as the movie made in 1974. The movie had an ...

10 Steps How to Ace a Job Interview

10 Steps How to Ace a Job Interview

Alanna Kologey, Staff Writer

October 31, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Staff Blogs

In high school not only do we have homework to do, sports to practice and clubs to participate in- some of us also have to get a job. Now you can’t just walk into Whataburger, ask for a job and expect to get it. You need to go through an interview process which can seem kind of daunting.  This is a l...

A garden of opportunity

A garden of opportunity

Haylee Haxton, Staff Writer

April 11, 2017


Filed under Opinion

For years, counselors have pondered ideas to better the education of students in a way that promotes mental health. The most natural way to allow a peaceful environment for students in the workplace is to encompass outdoor classroom opportunities. School gardens have been implemented in places like...

It’s not time for pay to play

It’s not time for pay to play

Evan Bewersdorf, Staff Writer

February 13, 2017


Filed under Opinion

  Meeting rooms with Maserati leather decorate the chairs. Hydrotherapy jacuzzis, flat-screen plasma televisions can be found in almost every room. No, this is not Trump Tower or a congressional retreat-- it is the John E. Jaqua Academic Center for Student Athletics at the University of Oregon, wh...

Opinion: Feeding frenzy

Opinion: Feeding frenzy

Ronak Desai, Staff Writer

February 13, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Students have recently expressed concerns due to overcrowding and longer lines in the cafeteria. For the second year in a row, Lindale is dividing student lunchtimes into three periods rather than four. All cafeteria seating should be opened up to students, and each class should be 45 minutes in lengt...

A reflection on American privilege

A reflection on American privilege

Haylee Haxton, Staff Writer

January 20, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

The sun peeks through the cracks of their one room hut. Their bellies grumble, begging for nourishment. Their young bodies ache from the labor of yesterday, and in just a few hours, the same strenuous work awaits them. This is their life, yet they are not always sad or depressed.  In America today, ...

Movie Review: “Fantastic Beasts”

Movie Review: “Fantastic Beasts”

Kaylee Rodriquez, Staff Writer

December 17, 2016


Filed under A&E, Opinion

You can ask nearly anyone if they remember the “Harry Potter” series and most people will respond with the name of a spell or something about Hogwarts. After nearly twenty years of books and movies, the franchise has gained many additions to the story of Harry Potter. The recently released adaptatio...

Against the status quo

Against the status quo

Kaitlyn Barrington, Staff Writer

November 24, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Since the time that we started school, we have put labels on each other that could potentially  define us for the rest of our academic career. We may not necessarily fall under the labels that we are given but that is how our peers see us. However, the problem doesn’t start with our friends, it begi...

Meet the presidential candidates

Evan Bewersdorf, Staff Writer

September 25, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Candidates and their platforms are listed in alphabetical order. Photo Credits (Clinton-Jim Young, Reuters; Trump-Getty Images; Johnson-KEVIN KOLCZYNSKI / REUTERS; Stein-WashingtonsBlog) HIllary Clinton Democrat Abortion - Pro-Choice for funding of Planned Parenthood supports Medicaid funding for abor...

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