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As public figures become more prominent in student’s  lives, we should review their impact on environmentalism

As public figures become more prominent in student’s lives, we should review their impact on environmentalism

Arya Pinnamaneni May 20, 2022

The 21st century many  social issues and reforms have surfaced. Public figures, from billionaires to actors, have spoken about these issues and taken a stance on them. However, with the incorporation...

People should stop supporting fast-fashion companies with negative environmental impact, start supporting small businesses

People should stop supporting fast-fashion companies with negative environmental impact, start supporting small businesses

Avery Carlisle May 20, 2022

Starting in middle school I would always see the girls posting clothing hauls from sites including Shein or Zaful and I would get so jealous that they were finding the latest trends and getting so many...

As media continues to romanticize drug use, we need to remember negative effects of drugs

As media continues to romanticize drug use, we need to remember negative effects of drugs

Hibba Mahmood March 18, 2022

Season 2 of the popular HBO series, “Euphoria,”  premiered in January and continued into last month. The show follows a group of students through their normal high school life and sometimes shows...

As National Book Lover’s month approaches, take a look at impact of technology on reading

As National Book Lover’s month approaches, take a look at impact of technology on reading

Cady Armstrong January 12, 2022

I used to be a reluctant reader. At the start of 2021, the only time I was reading was when I had to for my English class. I spent the majority of my free time watching TV. However, last January, I set...

As Black Friday, Cyber Monday approaches, students should not participate in increasingly prevalent overconsumption culture

As Black Friday, Cyber Monday approaches, students should not participate in increasingly prevalent overconsumption culture

Grace Guo November 12, 2021

I will be honest, i might be a bit of a hoarder. Inanimate objects may have too much sentimental value to me, and I, like many, have succumbed to impulse purchases, whether on the shelf of a store or the...

With Red re-recordings, the music industry should establish a new precedent of transparent contracts

With “Red” re-recordings, the music industry should establish a new precedent of transparent contracts

Marissa Finney November 12, 2021

Taylor Swift’s music has been a huge part of my life since I was in elementary school. Though "Teardrops on my Guitar," featured on her first album, was the first-ever Taylor Swift song I heard, "Red"...

Recent media capitalizes on Princess Diana Spencers death by exposing her personal struggles, not giving justice to her character

Recent media capitalizes on Princess Diana Spencer’s death by exposing her personal struggles, not giving justice to her character

Pallevi Pillai October 19, 2021

Although it has been 24 years since her tragic death, it seems as if Princess Diana Spencer has gained more attraction and adoration than when she was alive, if that is even possible. The former Princess...

“Black Widow” star Scarlett Johansson’s  lawsuit against Disney sets a precedent for local actors

“Black Widow” star Scarlett Johansson’s lawsuit against Disney sets a precedent for local actors

Marissa Finney September 23, 2021

character Black Widow, otherwise known as Natasha Romanoff, has been a staple character of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) since some of its earliest movies. Now that the MCU has developed and grown...

Film industry innovations without theaters brings their success into question

Christian Ledbetter, Online Editor August 1, 2021

     Before COVID-19, rising senior Sarah Patel went to the theaters to watch “Jumanji: The Next Level” with a group of friends. At the time, if someone wanted to see a new blockbuster movie they...

As disputes over social media occur between millennials and Gen Z, students should take opportunities to grow closer to other Gen Z members and have discussions with Millennials

As disputes over social media occur between millennials and Gen Z, students should take opportunities to grow closer to other Gen Z members and have discussions with Millennials

Riley Laferriere April 16, 2021

Side parts and the laughing-crying emoji are a craze of the past according to many Gen Z’ers that have been criticizing the Millennial generation. Recently, criticisms like these have been traveling...

Netflix Party rebrands as Teleparty [Of Stage and Screen]

Emily Carlisle February 28, 2021

Hi guys, welcome back to Of Stage and Screen. So a few months ago, the popular group streaming site Netflix Party expanded its reach and now allows people to watch not only Netflix, but also Hulu, HBO,...

Jillian Moore

Students should remember romantic comedies are meant to be enjoyable, not realistic

Jillian Moore February 14, 2021

With Valentine's Day upon us, we find ourselves bombarded with hearts, roses and countless romantic comedies. Romantic comedies, or rom-coms, are meant to seem lighthearted, charming and funny, but criticism...

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