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Science YouTube Channels

Erica Fossee, Web Manager
November 4, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

YouTube is often seen as the platform to catch up on all the funny and trendy videos of the day, but YouTube is full of other videos and channels, specifically those about science. There are so many options that it is hard to know where to start watching, but the  channels below contain a diverse mix of ...

Success in the franchise of hockey video games: NHL 17

Success in the franchise of hockey video games: NHL 17

Robert Welsher, Staff Writer
November 4, 2016
Filed under Opinion, Sports

The new Electronic Arts (EA) sports video game, NHL 17, is another success in the franchise of hockey video games. This year, NHL 17 took a big step in the right direction, adding new spins and tricks on offline and online gaming modes and took a bigger look on the customization part of the game. ...

Apple orchard experience puts students in the festive spirit

Apple orchard experience puts students in the festive spirit

Gillian Eliot, Staff Writer
November 3, 2016
Filed under Opinion

Fall will be coming to an end before we know it, so completing fall activities should be at the top of the to-do list. This past week I went on a fall adventure with four of my closest friends to Blake’s Cider Mill. We went apple picking, rode a hayride, went to the pumpkin patch and of course had...

Erebus experience

November 1, 2016
Filed under Opinion

By Elena Rauch '18 | Page Editor I can feel the anxiety in my chest rising. I’ve been able to keep calm for the ride here, but nearing our destination, my heart begins to race. Did I make a mistake? Stepping out of the car was a process. Do I bring my jacket so I can shield my eyes if need be...

This Halloween, let’s be mindful about cultural appropriation

Riley Lynch, Graphics Manager
October 30, 2016
Filed under Opinion

There is a thin dividing line between cultural appropriation and appreciation.  Often, this line is blurred by media and those who do not believe in said appropriation, but there must be a time where the distinction is made clear. Perhaps I shouldn’t be speaking on this, considering I’m a w...

“Schule”

Ella Diepen, Staff Writer
October 27, 2016
Filed under Featured, Opinion

As a foreign exchange student from Germany living in the United States, I spot a lot of different habits, behaviors and mentalities. The German and the American culture differ in many ways, even if they are probably not that far from each other in comparison to other ones. Even if I traveled in the pa...

American Football 1999 Album Review

Ian Dewey
October 23, 2016
Filed under Music, Opinion

With the emergence of the new American Football album on Oct. 21, a step back ought to be taken before exploring the new track-list the album will have to offer. Many people from South do not know about the band American Football; this is expected.  In the most simplest of terms, American Football i...

“I’m with her”

Maren Roeske, Staff Writer
October 15, 2016
Filed under Opinion

Sometimes I forget what an important time I am living in. I have to pause and remember that history is being made in front of my eyes and that I am a part of making that history. This is an unforgettable election we are currently witnessing. The outcome is either going to be the first demagogue ele...

Future do’s and don’t for homecoming week

Future do’s and don’t for homecoming week

Alex Acker, Staff Writer
October 12, 2016
Filed under Featured, Opinion

On your spirit day, come to school wearing your spirit shirt to march at your classes designated time. Go to the last float party  to help with last minute preparations. Wear your school spirit shirt to school on Friday for the pep assembly. Come to school assembly at 2:15 PM to show your ...

Senior reflects on final spirit week

Senior reflects on final spirit week

Olivia Sheffer, Assistant Business Manager
October 12, 2016
Filed under Featured, Opinion

Senior year is bittersweet. As we look forward to the next chapter of our lives, the one behind us is coming to a close. Spirit week is undoubtedly the most anticipated week of the year, from your class’s spirit day to the celebrations of unity, it is a week full of fun and co memory for each class. As...

As Deadline Approaches, Remember to Register to Vote

As Deadline Approaches, Remember to Register to Vote

Ian Dewey, Staff Writer
October 7, 2016
Filed under Opinion

It has happened before. Now a legal adult, many new voters go up to the ballots, ready to vote, but find that they cannot. Why is this? Due to incomplete or ill-worded advisement, many new voters have forgotten to register for the privilege of doing so. As the the general elections appro...

Five shows to binge watch on Netflix

Five shows to binge watch on Netflix

September 16, 2016
Filed under Featured, Opinion

By Phoebe Miriani '18 | Staff Writer I can imagine most of us have experienced the heartbreaking moment when you finish watching a show on Netflix. Once you get past the 5 stages of grief, it can be hard to find a new show to watch. Being the Netflix expert I am, I put together a list of the 5 best...

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