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It’s going to be a Totally Radical Homecoming

It’s going to be a Totally Radical Homecoming

Story by Devlin Ott, Online Editor

October 16, 2018


Filed under Previews, Top Stories

SDA's annual Homecoming dance, taking place in several locations with an 80's theme, is this Friday from 7:30-10:30 pm. According to ASB Director Rod Keillor, this year's dance is full of fun activities and different things students can do all around campus. In the courtyard of the Math and Science...

Get into the Halloween spirit with our spooky playlist

Get into the Halloween spirit with our spooky playlist

Story by Katie Pruden, Staff Writer

October 10, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music, Top Stories

Not feeling in the spooky mood yet? Just because it’s not “The Season” (aka christmas music season) doesn’t mean we can’t listen to music that will get us in the mood for pumpkin flavored things and the Halloweentown trilogy. Spooky music isn’t technically an actual genre but why shouldn...

Brockhampton brings a new kind of color into the rap game with “Iridescence”

Brockhampton brings a new kind of color into the rap game with “Iridescence”

Story by Katie Pruden, Staff Writer

September 26, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music, Reviews, Top Stories

The LA-based rap group of 20 year olds who make up the “boyband” Brockhampton have overcome dealing with hate and controversy and have used those skeletons to create their newest and most vulnerable album, Iridescence. It’s no surprise to say that Brockhampton has come a long way in the past...

“Sierra Burgess is a Loser,” the rom-com that lacks romance

“Sierra Burgess is a Loser,” the rom-com that lacks romance

Story by Madelyn Sequeira, Staff Writer

September 13, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews, Top Stories

As Netflix continues to release several new movies, it introduces “Sierra Burgess is a Loser,” the newest addition to the rom-com genre. “Sierra Burgess is a Loser” is a modern take on the play “Cyrano de Bergerac” written in 1897, both versions contain intelligent characters who are insecure...

Have a Blast at the Welcome Back Dance

Have a Blast at the Welcome Back Dance

Story by Lila Schief, Staff Writer

September 12, 2018


Filed under Previews, Top Stories

SDA’s annual Back to School Dance, featuring CO2 and color blasts to add a pop to the White Out theme, will take place this Friday, from 7 to 10 pm. According to ASB director Rod Keillor, students can expect plenty of entertainment. There will be a photobooth on site, dancing, snacks including Kona...

“Bloom” Goes the Album Drop

“Bloom” Goes the Album Drop

Story by Katie Pruden, Staff Writer

September 5, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews, Top Stories

Troye Sivan, a familiar pop name, has given us “Bloom,” a refreshingly original pop album that presents vulnerability as something to sing and dance along to. ”Bloom” is Sivan’s second studio album, in which he effortlessly sings about positive outlooks on past, present and evolving – bloomi...

Backpacking is Mud and Mangoes

Backpacking is Mud and Mangoes

Story by Alexis Price, Assistant Sports Editor

June 14, 2018


Filed under Community, Previews, Top Stories, Where in the World

Summer brings freedom from school, responsibilities, and annoying classmates. For many, summer means chilling at the pool or hanging out at the beach. Most of these activities are relaxing physically and mentally, but there are those individuals who spend their summers engaging in the thrill seeking ...

Arctic Monkeys Release Sixth Album

Arctic Monkeys Release Sixth Album

Story by Olivia Olander, Editor in Chief

May 15, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews, Top Stories

Arctic Monkeys no longer want your leather jackets. They’ll take exclusively thrifty-looking tan summer suits, thank you very much.   The band’s new album, “Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino,” was released May 11, nearly five years after “Do I Wanna Know?” propelled them firmly...

RECIPE: Find your inner strength with one simple step – chicken and quinoa burritos

RECIPE: Find your inner strength with one simple step – chicken and quinoa burritos

Story by Taylor Rudman and Shayna Glazer

April 27, 2018


Filed under CAF, Cooking for One, Cooking for One

Welcome back ladies! I’m sure you’re all real excited to hear how to make a chicken and quinoa burrito, and I promised Kevin I would make him a dank dinner, so here it goes: Chicken and Quinoa burritos. I know what you’re thinking: “Don’t you mean chicken and rice burrito?” No, Sheryl,...

My relationship – steamier than quinoa

My relationship – steamier than quinoa

Story by Taylor Rudman and Shayna Glazer

April 27, 2018


Filed under CAF, Cooking for One, Cooking for One

Hey ladies! Remember me? It’s Debra! Debbie for short. And not just Jake calls me Debbie anymore! So does the cashier at Starbucks. We’re pretty close, since I see her four times a day for some “girl talk” and also maybe a little too much espresso. Not important! I know it’s been a while...

RECIPE: Healthy on-the-go protein shake for powerful ladies

RECIPE: Healthy on-the-go protein shake for powerful ladies

Story by Taylor Rudman and Shayna Glazer

April 27, 2018


Filed under CAF, Cooking for One, Cooking for One

To begin the recipe: you’ll need a THICC blender (as the kids say). Ladies I’m talking not about that “magic-bullet” bullshit, I’m talking grade-A titanium, Vitamix v.2.0, (2.0 because Jake shattered your first one a year ago- similar to how he shattered your heart). First thing’s first,...

A Quiet Place

A Quiet Place

Story by Nohemia Rosales, Staff Writer

April 23, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews, Top Stories

I had concerns walking in to the movie, “A Quiet Place”. Not only was I running late to the showing, but of course I had to sit behind an obnoxiously loud group of teens, which wasn’t ideal during a mostly silent movie. In the past, I haven’t been good with the idea of watching horror films...

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