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Fun and Easy Bracelet Weaving DIY

Fun and Easy Bracelet Weaving DIY

Julius Perez, Reporter

April 17, 2020

This simple craft is a fun, cheap and easy way to pass the time while creating something that looks great. This method of bracelet making lets you mix and match a variety of colors and patterns and is also a great gift idea. ...

Promise of a Better Tomorrow: Dallas Program Provides Pathway for High School Graduates

Gelila Negesse, Co-Editor-In-Chief

February 26, 2020

Conversations about college and post secondary education swarm election debate floors, meetings with counselors and the dinner table for many families across the nation as  tuition costs rise and students wonder if they are able to afford college or even attend at all. Dallas County has implemented a program in 2...

A Look Back on the Films of the 2010’s

Julius Perez, Reporter

February 24, 2020

The 2010s are over. Those years are now just another decade in history, marked by their own cultural themes, trends and values. Of course, one of the best ways to get a sense of a decade is by analyzing its most notable films. Giant media conglomerates, such as Disney, have risen and dominate the current theatre...

Containing A Deadly Virus Outbreak

Containing A Deadly Virus Outbreak

Iveth Vanegas and Ingrid Vanegas, Reporters

February 24, 2020

A recent outbreak of a virus, which originated in China, known as the Coronavirus has caused commotion as Americans worry that it will soon carry over to the United States. The virus outbreak began to spread on Dec. 31, 2019, and since then has expanded across China, taking over 1,000 lives in the mainland. An...

Books to Read for the Cozy Season

Books to Read for the Cozy Season

Gelila Negesse, Co-Editor-in-Chief

December 20, 2019

As winter break begins, use this extra time to grab a cup of hot chocolate, your softest blanket, and the following books to get into the cozy season! ...

Administration Shake-Up Fosters Schoolwide Change

Administration Shake-Up  Fosters Schoolwide Change

Gelila Negesse, Co-Editor-In-Chief

November 22, 2019

In society, the word “change” holds a negative, and oftentimes threatening, connotation. Change is, with fairness, often met with fear and ambiguity. However, through time, change can bring along the opportunity for a clean slate and an era of new beginnings. Towards the end of the 2018-2019 school...

DIY Thanksgiving Decoration

November 22, 2019

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DIY Flower Wall

DIY Flower Wall

Ingrid Vanegas, Reporter

November 22, 2019

Learn how to make your own flower wall decoration!                 ...

Gen Z Fights Climate Change

Gen Z Fights Climate Change

Ingrid Vanegas, Reporter

November 22, 2019

  From Sept. 20 to 27, 150 countries took part in the Global Climate Strike, a school walkout for young children to call out leaders who are ignoring the climate crisis. As concerns over the climate continue to rise, youth around the world are becoming more aware of what this means for their...

3 by 3: Raiders React To Orlando Resort Adding Cheaper Hotel Option

florencio gobellan, reporter

September 13, 2019

the Universal Orlando Resort seems to be thinking about new ways to bring more families to the attraction one idea is to expand the park and add a hotel that will be cheaper here is what Raiders think.                               ...