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DIY: Thanksgiving Crafts

DIY: Thanksgiving Crafts

Haley Brenk, Reporter

November 14, 2018


Filed under DIY's, Entertainment

DIY: Thanksgiving Crafts Turkey day is around the corner, and what better way to celebrate the fall festivities than with some do-it-yourself crafts you can do with your friends and family. Here’s a list of some crafty things to do over break. Gobble gobble. Pine cone card holder Things yo...

Fall Fun For All

Fall Fun For All

Darian Johannsen, Reporter

October 9, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

It’s October, and it’s many people’s favorite time of the year. Here are just a few fun, cheap ideas of Halloween-inspired things to do this month. Scarecrow Festival: The Scarecrow Festival only happens one weekend out of the whole year in Chappell Hill, which is outside of Houston. It ope...

Review: “Nappily Every After”

Review: “Nappily Every After”

Alex Espinoza, Reporter

October 1, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

Review: “Nappily Every After” Rating: 7/10 A new Netflix original movie came out on Sept. 21, 2018. titled “Nappily Ever After” directed by Haifaa al-Mansour and based on the book written by Trisha R. Thomas. As cliche as the title sounds, this movie not only shows women that you don't...

Web-head’s Return to Glory – A “Spider-Man” review

Web-head’s Return to Glory – A “Spider-Man” review

Stephen Heller, Your friendly neighborhood Editor-In-Chief

September 19, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

You’re seven years old sitting in your room watching your older brother play the PS2, as always. This time is different though. This time your brother isn’t playing as an assassin, or a giant mech. He’s playing someone you’re quite familiar with. Your favorite superhero: Spider-Man. He...

Easy Mac With the Cheesy Raps: Fans, artists mourn the loss of rapper Mac Miller

Easy Mac With the Cheesy Raps: Fans, artists mourn the loss of rapper Mac Miller

Laura Perich, Reporter

September 12, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Pop Culture

On Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, hip-hop’s most beloved white rapper Mac Miller died of an apparent overdose at the age of 26. Authorities found him in his San Fernando Valley home, and he was pronounced dead at the scene; an exact cause of death has yet to be determined. Malcolm James McCormick, known as...

Study Playlist

Alex Espinoza, Reporter

September 10, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Playlists

Music often sets the tone or mood of an environment. Getting into the right state of mind to study isn't always easy, but with music anything is possible. I've put together a playlist of 20 songs specifically made to help you focus. Hopefully it'll help you kick back, rela, and help you study for that...

Review: To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before

Review: To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before

Katherine Nolasco, Reporter

September 6, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

I recently watched the social media-crazed movie everyone and their mother has been talking about, and honestly I am not impressed. “To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before” directed by Susan Johnson and based off the book written by Jenny Han is one of the most cliche and stereotypical movies I have e...

#GirlBoss

#GirlBoss

Jerica Paglinawan, Reporter

September 5, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

This past summer I read a book titled “Girl Boss” by Sophia Amoruso. I really didn’t know what to think of it at first, because it was gifted to me by my aunt. I knew little to nothing about the author. I initially thought that it was some self-help book, a how-to on running a business and how...

Cheap Things To Do This Summer

Katherine Nolasco, Reporter

May 21, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

When we think of summer, we usually think about traveling. But in all honesty, do we even have that money to be traveling around all over the place? Instead, here are a few places and things you can do over the summer that aren’t expensive: Going to the beach or lake, such as Galveston or Lake...

Analysis: “This is America”

Analysis: “This is America”

Delfina Ahulu, Reporter

May 14, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Pop Culture

“This is America”, a dark and bleak interpretation of the America we live in, stunned the world when Donald Glover, also known as Childish Gambino, released the video last week. The video is a story of the struggles he and other Americans face when it comes to race and gun violence. Glover launched...

DIY: Graduation Party Ideas

Vanessa Chaires, Reporter

May 10, 2018


Filed under DIY's, Entertainment

Congrats, seniors! You made it. With graduation in the not so distant future and parties being planned to celebrate our accomplishments, here are some ideas for things you could have at your special event: Party Poppers-   Decorative paper or markers Tissue paper (to cap the confetti popper...

Stephen’s Should-See Summer Stories

Stephen’s Should-See Summer Stories

Stephen Heller, Reporter

April 30, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

With summer coming up soon, there’s an abundance of freetime to kill. Most of that time will be filled with Netflix, Twitter and constantly looking at a screen. Give your eyes a rest and pick up one of these books, all personal favorites of mine (not ranked in any particular order). “Monster” by A. Lee Martinez - A hilarious book following a grocery store wo...

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