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Friday, January 17, 2020

The Importance of Sign Language

The desire of students to learn sign language increases every year. It can be assumed that this is because more students are expressing interest in being able to communicate with others who are disabled....

What is the True Meaning of Success?

By Kevin Cameron Throughout my educational career and mainly since the start of this school year, the words success or successful have been the topic of many family conversations. I am constantly told that I...

Is Social Media Affecting Our Communication Skills?

By Emilie Despres Have you ever been at a restaurant and noticed everyone sitting at the table engrossed in their phones? The table is silent with everyone’s faces glowing from the apps and social media outlets they cannot seem to escape. Using...

Social Media is Ruining Our Social Skills

By Emily Halpern Is social media even social? When you think about it, it couldn’t be more antisocial. Time spent curled up behind a smartphone, not talking to anyone, while scrolling and posting our way...

Why Donald Duck is the most powerful character in Kingdom Hearts III

Often when I am writing for the newspaper, it is usually about something rather serious. However, you did read that title correctly and I will be writing about the extremely serious and important topic of Donald Duck and why he...

The TSA doesn’t keep us safe

Michelle Olsen   Air travel is often the most efficient way to get around, and we enjoy the idea of sitting back and relaxing while we travel at over 500 miles an hour to our destination. While...

Six Infinity Stones in the Marvel Universe

"From the dawn of the universe, there was nothing. Then... boom. The Big Bang sent six elemental crystals, hurtling across the virgin universe. These Infinity Stones each control an essential aspect of existence" (Wong). In the Marvel Cinematic...

Freedom vs. safety: the perennial gun control conflict

Since the Parkland shooting, America has gone through a sort of genesis – a new wave of gun control advocacy – that has simultaneously emboldened young people and made the National Rifle Association shake...

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