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Music makes you live longer: How students are impacted by music

Teen at subway holding headphones

Genesis Osorio

March 20, 2019

In today’s society, music is everywhere, and we are constantly surrounded by it. Whether that music ranges from Classical to Rock and Roll, music has taken over like a storm. With new technology and the uprising musicians, it has become easier to get a hold of music, especially for high school stud...

Cancelling Michael Jackson and R.Kelly to confront sexual harassment

Cancelling Michael Jackson and R.Kelly to confront sexual harassment

Lila Borges and Aniya Greene

March 19, 2019

Michael Jackson is one of the most influential artists whose legacy still exists today. Starting off in the Jackson 5 and then becoming a solo artist, he has helped transform the music industry as we know it. Even though he is a music icon, he has been involved in scandals that he, before his death, deem...

The lack of theater programs at the iSchool

The lack of theater programs at the iSchool

Charlotte Haggerty

March 19, 2019

In almost every cheesy high school drama, the school’s musical is always a major event in the lives of the student body, but at the iSchool it seems as if nobody cares about this particular part of our school. Rest assured, there is a Drama Club that puts on a production every year, so why is no one ta...

NYC famous hangout spots!

The Apple store near Central Park

Romello Hemphill

March 19, 2019

Students at the NYC iSchool love to spend extra hours outside in the most famous parts of New York, including Soho. There are a variety of places to hang out around the iSchool, and some of the most common places discussed are restaurants, museums or even just walking down the street hanging out....

“GIRL:” Maren Morris album review

Lucie Bernheim, Features Editor

March 14, 2019

I’m the first to praise the Nashville music scene. Especially when it’s a female artist, since they’re so underrepresented. After listening to Maren Morris’ new album, “GIRL”, I would be lying if I said I wasn’t experiencing slight disappointment. Fans and critics alike have been patiently w...

Review of “Shoplifters”: Stealing hearts while picking pockets

Above, Osamu and Shota (left) in a supermarket.

Sophie Foley

February 14, 2019

Stealing can take on many different guises, and can come in many different shapes and sizes. On one hand, there are the thieves who have won over generations of hearts with their kindness and heroism. Take Robin Hood, the noble, green-clad outlaw who robbed from the rich to give to the poor, or Jean Va...

BTS: the 7 members

BTS: the 7 members

Anna Lin, Reporter

February 14, 2019

BTS, also known as the Bangtan Boys, is a seven-member South Korean boy band formed by Big Hit Entertainment. The seven members consist of Jin, J-Hope, Suga, Jimin, V, Jungkook and Rap Monster. The group debuted on June 12, in the year 2013 with the song "No More Dream" from  their first album,"2 Coo...

What to watch next

The Netflix icon

Lila Wolk

January 18, 2019

We are living in an age of media, and with media comes access. In our parents´s generation, there was no Netflix. You had to watch shows the night they were on; otherwise, you would have to wait until the reruns came on. And by then, everyone would have forgotten about it. Now we have Netflix, Hu...

How has technology affected the arts?

Street art also goes underground into the subways-- here are some stickers on a generator in the Essex Street station in Lower Manhattan.

Roxana Boitel, reporter for Arts ans Entertainment

January 17, 2019

Each year technology improves. More and more devices are made to help people complete their everyday tasks. As technology improves, other areas, such as the arts are impacted. Technology has impacted the arts greatly. It has opened up so many opportunities for artists and has expanded the number of te...

Grammy Nominations 2019: Did your favorite artist get nominated?

The gramophone, which is presented to an artist after winning a Grammy award.

Duncan Levine, Reporter

January 17, 2019

The new year has just begun, meaning that it’s award season again around the globe. This is no exception to the Grammy’s, who released their nominees for the 61st annual awards just around a month ago. Frequent chart toppers like Kendrick Lamar, Drake, and Cardi B all got multiple nods for the c...

Blackfishing: The controversial beauty trend

“It's funny to be in my 30s and to see younger generations celebrate curvy hips and a**, but at the same time it's not gonna last

Eric Garcia, Reporter

January 16, 2019

Social Media also affects our ways of viewing certain situations. It also influences a big chunk of the beauty community. This beauty industry wants to manipulate their viewers to believe certain things are ideal for men and women. Not so long ago, women have been neglected and shut down because...

How art impacts the iSchool

How art impacts the iSchool

Roxana Boitel, Reporter for Arts and Entertainment

January 16, 2019

Art can be found everywhere. From street art to the art in your home, we are constantly surrounded by it. There are many different styles of the performing arts, such as dancing, signing, and acting. Art can be interpreted in many different ways. Each person has their own definition of what art ...

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