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Pro-Choice or Pro-Life?

Pro-Choice or Pro-Life?

Liam Walsh '18 and Mary Grace O’Shea ‘17
March 21, 2017
Filed under Opinion

Pro-Choice Liam Walsh '18// Page Editor It has been 44 years since Roe v. Wade secured the women’s right to privacy and autocracy over their own body. Why should a bunch of old, white, men who are never going to have an abortion put laws in place to limit abortion? The right to choose helps ...

2017 March Madness predictions

2017 March Madness predictions

Jack Froelich '17, Staff Writer
March 19, 2017
Filed under Featured Content, Opinion, Sports

The NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament is upon us once again and that means millions of people around the world will be filling out brackets all week, thinking they know what they’re doing. This tournament is one of the best things the sports world has got because of the insane parody to go along w...

Indie band releases new single “Mind Fields”

Indie band releases new single “Mind Fields”

Ian Dewey, Staff Writer
March 16, 2017
Filed under Featured Content, Opinion

No Vacation is a dream indie-pop band that came out with a lot of music in 2015, including their EP, Amo XO, but broke up ever since. Fortunately, they got back together and released a new single on March 3, 2017: “Mind Fields.” Ironically enough, No Vacation is very similar to the band VACAT...

Lent: What did students give up?

Lent: What did students give up?

Sydney Stann '17, Staff Writer
March 14, 2017
Filed under Featured Content, Opinion

“I gave up candy because I am getting way too fat.” “I gave up swearing because I swear too much.” “I gave up Netflix and junk food because I was on Netflix a lot and that’s all that I was really doing.” “My sister, my mom and I are going on a paleo diet. Thi...

Top five ski places in Michigan

Top five ski places in Michigan

Olivia Mlynarek, Staff Writer
March 3, 2017
Filed under Featured Content, Opinion

Nubs Nob Nubs Nob is located in Harbor Springs, Michigan has always been one of my favorite places in Michigan to go skiing. Nubs Nob is the perfect place to go for a short vacation. Nubs Nob includes 53 different runs that range from short in length to longer in length and from low difficulty ...

AP classes: Stress or Education?

AP classes: Stress or Education?

Ian Dewey '18, Staff Writer
March 1, 2017
Filed under Featured Content, Opinion

As someone who has experienced both the joys of a regular classroom and an AP (Advanced Placement) one, it is hard to say whether one is particularly better than the other.  It is pretty much ensured that one will fulfill a decent liberal arts style education with either path taken.  So long as one pa...

Questioning simple acts of racial bias

Questioning simple acts of racial bias

Sarah Bellovich '19, Staff Writer
February 28, 2017
Filed under Featured Content, Opinion

He was 12 years old when a group of girls came up to him. They kicked dirt over on him and ran away laughing, Rockim Williamson ’18  said. “That really got under my skin. From that moment on I knew exactly what I was going to have to deal with growing up in this world,” Williamson said. ...

Best Coffee Shops in Detroit

Best Coffee Shops in Detroit

Sarah Stevenson '19, Staff Writer
February 26, 2017
Filed under Featured Content, Opinion

As there are many coffee shops scattered throughout Detroit, it’s hard to pick which ones are the best. For me, my favorites had similar qualities, but were also different in many aspects. My favorite coffee shop is Great Lakes Coffee Roasting Company. It’s a perfect place to hang out with friends, study o...

iPhones through the years

iPhones through the years

Margot Baer '18, Staff Writer
February 25, 2017
Filed under Featured Content, Opinion

All photos from Creative Commons. On Jan. 29, 2007 Steve Jobs announced the first iPhone at the MacWorld Convention in San Francisco, California, according to T3.com. The iPhone was released five months later on June 29, 2007.  The first iPhone had no third party apps, video camera or GPS. The app store didn't c...

Garrido’s bistro review

Garrido’s bistro review

Claire Koeppen '19, Copy Editor
February 22, 2017
Filed under Featured Content, Opinion

Garrido’s on Mack Avenue has recently become a Grosse Pointe hotspot, offering next-level hot chocolates and Latin inspired food. The business has been open for about a year and a half, and I was interested in going to the restaurant after seeing the hot chocolate creations and wanted to try food that was different from any other Grosse Pointe eatery. ...

Homeshake: Fresh Air album review

Homeshake: Fresh Air album review

Ian Dewey '18, Staff Writer
February 19, 2017
Filed under Featured Content, Opinion

Homeshake released their fourth and latest album a couple weeks (Feb. 3) ago, titled “Fresh Air”.  Indeed, the album can be described as such, if one were to look at the album that way; this work highly contrasts with previous titles in terms of the general tone and instrumentality of the album. ...

Betsy DeVos is a threat to education, the nation

Betsy DeVos is a threat to education, the nation

Anton Mikolowski '17, Supervising Editor
February 10, 2017
Filed under Featured Content, Opinion

There has never been a Secretary of Education who has furrowed this many brows on both sides of the isle. There has never been a Secretary of Education this blind-- this truly ignorant to the views of both both politicians and the entirety of the American populace. Betsy DeVos was nominated on Jan. 31 for the...

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