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A Very Free Christmas Reading List

Audrey Diggs, Editor

December 18, 2014

Filed under Lifestyle

In light of the destitution that Christmas shopping brings, cheaply priced products or even freebies are always appreciated. Although paperbacks will still cost you an ordinate amount of money, iBooks free section now includes...

12 Days of Waiting

December 16, 2014

DIY Holiday Gifts under $15

DIY Holiday Gifts under $15

December 10, 2014

Faculty Feast

Faculty Feast

November 25, 2014

Boost your Brain without Opening your Math Book

Grace King

November 24, 2014

Filed under Lifestyle

Fluid intelligence consists of the ability to use logic to identify patterns and relationships in problems and to apply these findings. Having high fluid intelligence can boost students’ overall academic performance and their...

Last-Minute Costumes

Last-Minute Costumes

October 30, 2014

The Halloween Harry & Other Eerie Tales

Audrey Diggs, Editor

October 20, 2014

Filed under Lifestyle, School News, Slideshow

  With under ten days until Halloween, people are carving pumpkins, stashing candy hordes, rushing to Party City, and hanging all sorts of monsters, ghosts, and skeletons in their yards. However, the big countdown to Halloween...

Busted Blockbuster

Daria Ross

October 16, 2014

Filed under Lifestyle

This summer was the worst for movies since 1997. Summer is normally a big income season for the film industry because children are out of school and people want to escape the grueling summer heat. Summer movies usually average...

Fall Shows that Give You Scares, Laughs, and More

Audrey Diggs, Editor

October 13, 2014

Filed under Lifestyle

Last weekend, Criminal Minds and Stalker cracked not only law cases but the case of fall TV premieres. From October 1st to October 10th, fantasy, horror, comedy, and animated shows have dominated TV-screens and overloaded soc...

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