• Alex Feit, aspiring engineer

    Alex Feit, aspiring engineer

    Lupita Echeverria, Reporter

    November 16, 2018

    https://youtu.be/lECwgfkt8gY On Christmas day of 2015, Alex Feit received a brand new buildable engine from his parents. He had been wanting an engine for the past year, and by the end of Christmas day, he had assembled the engine in its entirety. This gift was a door to many more opportunities for ...

  • Working for some change

    Working for some change

    Calis Lim, Reporter

    November 16, 2018

    On an early Saturday morning, while most high schoolers are sleeping, junior Madalyn Schmitt is awake to brainstorm designs, press shirts, and manage her business. While each product on Etsy has ornate design, joyful color, and her artistry, one standout is her semicolon design, which supports a c...

  • A Semester Abroad

    A Semester Abroad

    Natalie Leathers, Reporter

    November 15, 2018

    Randwick, Australia is 9,150 miles away from Normal, but this is the place that junior, Grace Rich is calling home for the semester. Her father, an ISU professor of Accounting, is currently doing research at the University of New South Wales, so Grace got the opportunity of a lifetime to live in Austra...

  • Ella Zona: Breaking through “Surfaces”

    Ella Zona: Breaking through “Surfaces”

    Emma Watson, Reporter, Photographer

    November 1, 2018


    “When I was nine months old, I drew a key on a piece of paper,” senior Ella Zona recalls of her first encounter with art. “I’ve been into it almost my whole life.” As Zona has grown up, her artistic style has blossomed alongside her.

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  • ‘Back to Friday Night Lights’ September 13, 2018
  • Golfing Pioneers had “Drive” this Season November 20, 2017
  • Shooting for Success November 20, 2017
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Alex Feit, aspiring engineer

Alex Feit, aspiring engineer

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Working for some change

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  • Diving Into the Waters of “Aquaman”

    The dive into “Aquaman” is slow. The storyline describes the history of Arthur Curry (Jason Momoa) and his parents. He is son of the queen of Atla...

  • Hurt Meets Hope: Review of “Instant Family”

    The perception of foster care has mostly been skewed and exaggerated throughout entertainment industry, with only a few exceptions. Films like “Anni...

  • Innovation or Desolation: The Self-Driving Car

    About sixty years ago, the world dove into one of the most exciting aerospace engineering competitions of all time; the Space Race. Across the globe, ...

  • Opinion: The JUUL Epidemic

    In 2015 alone, about 2.39 million high schoolers were inhaling vaping products, roughly 16 percent of all US high school students. However, after star...

  • Unforgettable

    In the movie "Unforgettable" the main character, Julia Banks (Rosario Dawson), was in an abusive relationship with Michael Vargas (Simon Kassianides)....

  • Farm day

    Farm day

  • The worst album of 2017

    “AZD” (pronounced acid) is Darran Cunningham’s sixth studio album under the pseudonym Actress. The announcement of “AZD” from Ninja Tune Rec...

  • Lamar is born storyteller

    Listening to Kendrick Lamar’s new album “DAMN” painfully reminded me about how much  mainstream music needs better rappers. Released just one m...

  • Fate of the Furious: Continuing the series

    “Fate of the Furious” is just another addition to the ever growing saga of Fast and Furious movies and makes absolutely no attempt to be anything ...

  • Get Out: A Sharp Blend of Horror and Satire

    Awkward situations are always difficult, but they are nothing compared to the sheer insanity that unfolds during a single visit to the main character'...

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