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Humanity’s Fate in Our Hands

Alexine Siwy, Contributor

As fossil fuel use, deforestation, and overpopulation have masked planet earth, climate change, a change in global or regional climate patterns, has become a prominent environmental, economical, and even political issue. Soon, a new generation of aspiring journalists, engineers, teachers, and environmentalists will become responsible for the future of earth and humanity....

August 21, 2017

Westminster Attack: What You Need To Know

Alexine Siwy, Contributor

As 650 British Parliament members proposed new and reformed old laws, panic broke out. A man, later identified as Khalid Masood, mercilessly drove into pedestrians up to 76 miles per hour along the Westminster Bridge, injuring about 50. A few moments later, he thrusted his knife into a nearby unarmed police officer, PC Keith Palmer, who later died in the hospital. Anothe...

May 2, 2017

Presidential Pets

Lianna Kowalke, Co-editor

With their every action under the scrutiny of the public eye, presidents and their families often find it hard to lead a normal life.  First family members often try reintroduce normality to their lives by bringing pets into the White House. Of our past forty-four presidents, only two did not own pets: Chester Arthur and Franklin Pierce. Millard Fillmore, who owned...

April 17, 2017

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Sports

Glennon-Aid or Downgrade?

Glennon-Aid or Downgrade?

Jack Berens, Co-editor

On March 10 the everlasting Jay Cutler Era expired in accordance with the Mike Glennon Era's commencement.  Once he touch downed in Chicago, the 2013 third rounder Glennon...

March 20, 2017

2017 Bold Bracket Predictions

March 13, 2017

Plight for the Picture #FlytheW

February 8, 2017

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Arts & Entertainment

The Coachella of Chicago

Riley Doyle, Contributor

Natives of the greater Chicagoland area hear much about the musical festival called "Lollapalooza" that takes place every August. Festivals like Lollapalooza offer star-studded...

April 17, 2017

Memorable Albums of 2016

January 13, 2017

The Year of the Rooster

January 10, 2017

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Science

The Olympics of Science

Vicky Wagner, Contributor

          If you’re interested in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Astronomy, Geology or Engineering, there’s a perfect club for you to try out. Science Olympiad is a ...

September 26, 2016

What If

Emily Bi, Contributor

What If?            According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the odds of being struck by lightning in the States are approximately ...

September 26, 2016

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Opinion

Meme of the Month – January

Hallie Szadowski, Contributor

January's meme is the Evil Kermit Meme. Consisting of a screenshot of normal Kermit talking to "Evil Kermit" who incites him to participate in potentially harmful, lazy, or deceitful acts, this meme reflects upon the average person's urge to do the wrong...

August 21, 2017

Meme of the Month – April

Hailey Szadowski, Contributor

This month’s meme is the Student Athlete meme. Based off of motivational, yet rather obnoxious, posts made on Twitter and Instagram, the meme is a mockery of how some student athletes present themselves online and communicate on social media. The meme featu...

April 17, 2017

Stirring the Patriotic Pot

March 13, 2017

Meme of the Month – March

March 13, 2017

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First Scratch Paper Meeting

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August 21, 2017

Jessica Lim

Hiya, I'm Jessica! Here's a little tidbit about me: I'm a sophomore and it's my second year on the staff, but my first attempt at layout team so that's got me in a bundle of nerves-slash-exc...

August 21, 2017

Myrah Beverly

August 19, 2017

Lydia Sundberg

August 19, 2017

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Staff Profile

Jessica Lim

Chief of Layout

Hiya, I'm Jessica! Here's a little tidbit about me: I'm a sophomore and it's my second year on the staff, but my first attempt at layout team so that's got me in a bundle of nerves-slash-excitement. When I...

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