Category: Opinion

A calamitous year: rising above the rubble of 2017

By Jaime Abdu Na Man Sa

2017 has been plagued by a seemingly endless procession of tragedies. Even for those unaffected by the year’s events, the feelings of loss and sorrow are still palpable.

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Top tech news articles of November 2017

By Tamoor Hamid

Cover photo courtesy of arnnet.com.au

While November was not as jam-packed with tech releases and breakthroughs as previous months, major events still occured. Some events will largly impact how we interact with technology and the internet in general. From lasers to government, this month has definitely left its mark.

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Views on astrology in modern-day society

By Tay Cheema

You might be familiar with astrology or horoscopes—maybe even zodiac signs. You might also know that astrologers believe that the positioning of the stars and planets affects a person’s character. Ultimately, astrology and zodiac signs are based off of theories, opinions, and stereotypes. Your zodiac sign is perceived as an essence of your personality determined by your birth month. It may sound like an absurd concept, but to the vast majority of the current generation, astrology is a captivating idea. Continue reading “Views on astrology in modern-day society”

Five Arundel students share what they’re most excited for in The Last Jedi

(Photo via LucasFilm)

By Laura Bonnington

With a month to go before The Last Jedi hits theaters, it’s time to get excited! Continue reading “Five Arundel students share what they’re most excited for in The Last Jedi”

Stranger Things 2 review [spoilers]: new faces and unanswered questions

By Katrionna Covert

The highly anticipated Stranger Things 2 premiered on Netflix October 27th, picking up a few days before Halloween 1984. The new season debuted a flood of new characters, and left some mysteries unresolved. Continue reading “Stranger Things 2 review [spoilers]: new faces and unanswered questions”

Review: Arundel Theater students shine in Fall One Acts

By Rachel Heller

As students, parents, and theater-lovers were ushered into Arundel High School’s auditorium on November 8 and 10, anticipating the commencement of Arundel Theater’s Fall One Acts, what awaited them was a physical embodiment of the pure ingenuity and talent of Arundel Theater students. Continue reading “Review: Arundel Theater students shine in Fall One Acts”

Top tech news articles of October 2017

By Tamoor Hamid

Last month shaped up to be a crazy time for tech stories and innovations. Breakthroughs in artificial intelligence, new ways of travel, and technological goodbyes are only a few of the stories that made October so significant. These are the top tech news articles of October: Continue reading “Top tech news articles of October 2017”

Different sports, different hype: a look inside how Arundel athletes prepare for their big games

By Joseph Chaves and Rianna Overton

Cover photo by Tom Baxter
From football to basketball to wrestling, no two sports are exactly the same, and no two hype-up methods are either. In any sport, the ultimate goal before a game is for the players to adequately prepare themselves. The proper hype-up technique can do wonders for a player’s performance–and for the scoreboard.  Continue reading “Different sports, different hype: a look inside how Arundel athletes prepare for their big games”

Here’s some facts you might not know about the ocean

By Stephanie Stapf

The ocean if full of mystery. Even in the 21st century, the vast majority of its depths remain unexplored. Despite the uncertainty surrounding Earth’s underwater regions, new discoveries are constantly coming to light.
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Stop hating Adam Sandler

(Photo via MovieFone)

By Laura Bonnington

When the name Adam Sandler is brought up, there are three possible responses that occur: 1. Omg! I love him he’s the best! 2. *disappointed sigh* or 3. How could you like such an untalented and unfunny person?

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