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Yeukai Zimbwa, Front Editor

September 28, 2018

As a middle schooler, I began journaling as a way to consciously reflect on my day. Throughout the years, however, the act of writing has become more to me than putting pen to paper. Journaling is not just a part of my day to day life; it's my catharsis, it allows me to process my emotions in a health...

College essays demand personality

Minjae Lee, Fashion, Arts & Culture Editor

November 2, 2016

Congratulations, seniors. After the gory battle of standardized testings, you’ve finally climbed to the summit. In couple of days, many of you will be submitting your first college application. Perhaps you’ve woken up in the middle of the night because you had a panic attack thinking about your Comm...

Making history

Making history

Katya Tobak, Copy Editor

September 29, 2015

     “We believe that the pursuit of academic excellence in secondary schools should be given the same attention as the pursuit of excellence in sports and other extracurricular activities, and we have found that many students do exemplary work in history.”            So reads the explanatory stateme...

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