Five Books You Must Read

Ellie Knobel

February 29, 2016

1. "Geek Love" by Katherine Dunn "Geek Love" is an extraordinarily engaging book that tells the story of a family of purposely designed circus freaks. The story is told from the perspective of the hunchback albino dwarf si...

Spirit Week

Ellie Knobel

January 28, 2016

In honor of our upcoming WPA dance, next week will be spirit week. Each day of the week has a designated theme that students are encouraged to participate in to show some school spirit. Let's review our themes. Monday: Pajama ...

Junior Year

Ellie Knobel

October 20, 2015

We've all heard it our entire high school careers: junior year is hell. Classes become far more challenging than years prior, copious amounts of homework pile high every night, and the pressure of college/the future starts to...

5 Good Reminders When You’re Having a Bad Day

Ellie Knobel

September 25, 2015

1. Bad times make the good times better. Without winter, we wouldn't feel as grateful for spring. You have to learn to cherish when things are really good. Make the most out of those moments. You can't truly be happy unless ...

Review: “Beauty Behind the Madness”

Ellie Knobel

September 14, 2015

R&B artist Abel Tesfaye, popularly referred to as "The Weeknd" since his debut mixtape "House of Ballons" (2011), has recently released a new album. "Beauty Behind the Madness" dropped August 28.  The highly anticipated...

Freshman VS. Senior: Back to School

August 28, 2015

I interviewed freshmen Emma Hug, Gabe Zamora, Angel Ortega, and seniors Morgan Roberts, Bryan Ralphs, and Nick Vance to get their different perspectives on getting back to school this year.   Ellie Knobel: What we...

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