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Care Package Ideas

Riley Sims, Co-Editor-in-Chief March 22, 2019

Care packages are a great gift to give to a person you care about who lives far away. Here are a few ideas of what to put in the package.                         Candy...

Outbreaks Question Food Safety

Outbreaks Question Food Safety

Gelila Negesse , Designer January 23, 2019

Salmonella and E.Coli outbreaks have been ravaging foods around the U.S. with millions of recalls happening almost weekly. These constant recalls have raised questions about the safety of our food production....

The Skinny on Diet Culture

The Skinny on Diet Culture

Riley Sims, Co-Editor-in-Chief October 31, 2018

Social media platforms have played a big part in spreading new diet trends. Some diets claim a certain outcome and advertise their diet as a solution for weight loss. Some celebrities even endorse them...

The Tea on Food Science

The Tea on Food Science

Gabriella Rodriguez-Sanchez, Reporter June 4, 2018

Food science is defined by the Institute of Food Technologists as the improvement of foods for the consuming public, and there is much controversy surrounding the safety of and need for genetic modifications...

Zayury Ochoa

Zayury Ochoa

Paola Hernandez, Reporter January 9, 2018

"On Christmas Eve we eat food like pozole and tamales, then on Christmas day we open presents and just spend the day with family," Zayury Ochoa, 10, said.

Apple Cobbler

Apple Cobbler

Siham Abdulbaki, Reporter November 3, 2016

The brilliant colors of apples are synonymous to those of fall. Apples are a favorite harvest that the season brings and are used in many recipes, such as an apple cobbler. This warm food can be served...

French Cream Fruit Dip

French Cream Fruit Dip

Siham Abdulbaki, Reporter November 3, 2016

French cream fruit dip complements fruit without overwhelming or taking from the taste. It’s creamy, light and sweet — perfect for snacking. What you’ll need: - 1 (8-ounce) package of cream cheese -...

Regan Mendez, 10

Regan Mendez, 10

Jeffrey Candelaria, Designer September 6, 2016

"I'm disappointed because the Mexican Line only has salads today. I like the burritos here, even though the tortillas are hard."

Junior anticipates holiday traditions with family

Saschel Moore, Reporter February 5, 2016

In most television productions Christmas in the United States is generically portrayed as a season for gift-giving and caroling into the wee hours of the night. However, something that sets the real America...

Posadas: religious or social?

Posadas: religious or social?

Karla Romero, Reporter December 21, 2015

Many families have holiday traditions. Some are religious, some are ethnic and some are just silly. In my family, we combine the religious and ethnic aspect by hosting Posadas — a nine-day Catholic...

Vegetarian Validation

Vegetarian Validation

Eden Amberber, Reporter April 20, 2015

Vegetarianism is on the rise. Vegetarians choose their diet for many reasons. Some choose this route because they want to support the environment or because it is considered popular. Others are attracted...

Cultural cuisines: recipes and reviews

Connie Ho, Online Managing Editor November 7, 2014

The aroma of spices and grains spread throughout the household. They both are reminded of their childhood memories as they consume the assortment of Nigerian food. Juniors Nicholle Igbinyemi and Susan...

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