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Women in the workplace

Women in the workplace

Jude DeMotte and Rachel Perry, Reporter

March 23, 2017


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Societal pressures have been put on women since the beginning of time to act a certain way and participate in only certain activities. Women have evolved from the typical housewife into powerful CEO’s, but despite the workforce evolving into an equal space, women still face much discrimination at the...

Diversity isn’t as simple as black and white

Diversity isn’t as simple as black and white

Jude DeMotte and Rachel Perry, Reporter

March 10, 2017


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Throughout all ages in Hollywood, there has been a common trend: whitewashing. Although casts are becoming more and more diverse, there is still much room to grow in other areas of diversity. "There is a select group of black actors that are seen in Hollywood and the rest aren’t represented,” ...

Nurture Nature

Nurture Nature

Shaylin Fuller, Reporter

February 22, 2017


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"The world is your oyster," Shakespeare wrote in The Merry Wives of Windsor. Shakespeare suggests, with a symbolic shellfish, that the inhabitants of earth can survive and even thrive from the resources it fruitfully provides. And they have; humans most specifically. We have thrived so vastly that an autogr...

Makeup is empowering

Makeup is empowering

Gabby Palomino, Editor of Spanish Language Section

February 17, 2017


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Beauty products have been around for centuries, dating back to Ancient Egypt, and have been used for multiple reasons ranging from improvement of health, religious rituals, enhancement of beauty, and show of wealth. However, regardless of the fact that makeup can be beneficial, it has had a negative connotati...

Betsy DeVos confirmed as United States Secretary of Education

Betsy DeVos confirmed as United States Secretary of Education

Nick Mastro, Reporter

February 7, 2017


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Nominated during the insane first two weeks of the Trump administration, one of the most controversial cabinet nominees to be confirmed in the Senate is Betsy DeVos for Secretary of Education. DeVos,  a Michigan millionaire who has been involved in past GOP elections and is an advocate for charter schools,...

Trump’s first week in office comes to a close

Trump’s first week in office comes to a close

Ethan Thomas, Reporter

January 31, 2017


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As the first week of the Trump Administration comes to a close, it seems fit to go back and analyze his first days in office. This first week has been a bit difficult on the new president. Trump’s difficult week began on Saturday, only a day after the inauguration. The Trump Administration, specifically...

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