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Tips from Tyler: Organization

Tips from Tyler: Organization

Tyler Siegel, Editor in Chief

August 14, 2013


Filed under Opinion

Modular scheduling can be a challenge at times because of the extra classes you have the opportunity to take. With those extra classes comes extra homework; there are more tasks you need to keep track of. Read More »...

Album review – Washed Out’s Paracosm

Album review – Washed Out’s Paracosm

John Ficenec, Photo Editor

August 12, 2013


Filed under Opinion

Is chillwave dead?  Many seem to think so.  The made-for-humor genre and name rose to prominence back in the summer of 2009, when satirical music blog Hipster Runoff coined the term.  Chillwave music mostly consists of lo-fi aesthetics (i.e. many of the artists who first became associated with the genre recorded solely...

Shark Attack

Karly Meyer

August 7, 2013


Filed under Opinion

This past week a teenager in Florida was victim to a shark attack from a bull shark at Melbourne beach. After he was bitten by the shark he paddled his way back to shore and a friend of his that had military training used the ankle leash on the surf board as a tourniquet. The entire situation is ext...

Sent Home for Wrong Jersey?

Jessica Swanson

August 7, 2013


Filed under Opinion

A fifth grader named Keila Penner was sent home from her elementary school for wearing an Ottawa Senators jersey. Even though the family lives in Montreal, they are big Senators fans. Upon hearing the news, the Senators team sent her family tickets to the game against the Montreal Canadiens. On the...

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