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Restorative justice gets implemented in schools

Linsey Sparks, Staff Writer

There is a new practice sweeping schools and classrooms across the country called restorative justice. The main goal of this is to lower suspension rates, and work through...

April 4, 2017No Comments

Students organize black history assembly

Nicole Holahan, Staff Writer

To celebrate Black History Month, Yul Amerson, social studies teacher, and students held a last-minute assembly on Feb. 28 during seminar. Several students read monologues...

February 27, 2017No Comments

U. City takes first place in culinary arts competition

U. City takes first place in culinary arts competition

Lucy Wurst, Co-editor

Weeks of preparation were put to the test as students competed in both the Culinary Arts competition and the ProStart competition. The first competition was held at Hickey ...

February 24, 2017No Comments

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Anti-Semitism on the rise

Daniel Pomerantz, Staff Writer

Donald Trump has enabled an atmosphere of intolerance in America. Since Trump’s inauguration, hate crimes have been on the rise. Mosques have been destroyed, vandalized...

March 3, 2017No Comments

Award shows snub artists of color in 2017 Oscars, Grammys

Kaya Blount, Staff Writer

Award show season is behind us, and it’s left many with a sour taste in their mouths. The 59th annual Grammy awards kicked off the festivities on Feb. 12. However, many...

March 3, 2017No Comments

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Fences

Jake Giles, Staff Writer

Adapted for the big screen from a Pulitzer-prize winning play, “Fences” is sure to win some awards of its own. Denzel Washington and Viola Davis both give stunning performances...

February 16, 2017

J. Cole

Daniel Pomerantz, Staff Writer

Most “fire” rap albums don’t have songs about folding clothes. This is not the only thing that sets apart J. Cole’s new album.  This new piece of musical artwork,“4...

February 16, 2017

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High school sports creates academic stress

Julian Albright, Sports Editor

It is 6:20 a.m. and is time for varsity basketball player Chanel Rice to wake up for school. Rice, a junior, understands that school is crucial, which is why she makes sure...

February 15, 2017No Comments

Audio production class takes  root in library

Audio production class takes root in library

Linsey Sparks, Staff Writer

Music plays a monumental role in the lives of students today, so it is no surprise that there is a group of seven students who are taking their passion for music to the next...

February 15, 2017No Comments

Cyberbullying: the new schoolyard bully

Jakob Giles, Staff Writer

Most people find themselves online just about every day. Whether it is to check email, do some homework, hop onto Instagram or send a Snapchat, we find ourselves spending...

January 4, 2017No Comments

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