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With threequel of “Legally Blonde” being released in May, female students discuss female stereotyping

Alivia Romaniuk | April 21, 2022

Often Junior Amna Mallick, like other teenagers, likes to sit down and watch movies in her free time, including the hit movie “Legally Blonde,” which came out in 2001. Though Mallick was not yet alive at the release of the movie, she said she has grown to enjoy both the messages and the comedy displayed through the film.  In June 2018, Reese Witherspoon, who starred as Elle Woods in “Legally...

Author Showcase: Jillian Tamaki and range [MUSE]

Christian Ledbetter | March 18, 2022

This women’s history month I thought it’d be best to go back to our roots a bit with an authors showcase. Someone serious and well recognized, but not too serious, this is MUSE after all.  The second the thought crossed my mind, I just knew we had to talk about at least one of the Tamaki cousins, two rising asian-canadian voices that I’ve been obsessed with since peeking through a copy of This...

Student athletes consider balance of performance, artistry in their sports

Avery Carlisle | March 18, 2022

According to gymnast and junior Kendall Powell, many people watch gymnastics for the entertainment aspect but fail to realize the type of athleticism needed for the activity. “Even if I didn’t do gymnastics, I would know how hard they work and seeing it on the Olympics and just on TV, you can see how much strength (gymnasts) need. It’s just amazing watching it as well, like what they’re...

Students, families celebrate Nowruz, welcome start of spring with loved traditions

Sophia Zhang | March 18, 2022

Outside, crowds stand in the cold to wait for the ball to drop in Times Square. Inside, glasses clink together while people strike up conversations about their resolutions for the coming year. New Year’s Eve is one of the biggest celebrations of the year and it’s also America’s fourth favorite holiday, according to a statistic provided by FiveThirtyEight.  But for freshman Aksi Adilet-Sultan,...

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