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Mental health awareness: How it holds more importance than people think

Mental health awareness: How it holds more importance than people think

Sofia Coulibaly

May 3, 2018

Lots of money, friends and a comfortable living situation. Those qualities are great, however, they won’t eliminate peoples' burdens and only provide temporary happiness. Regardless of someone’s age, gender, financial status or background, it’s still possible to struggle with problems like dep...

Are violent video games really that bad?

Are violent video games really that bad?

Miguel Chaple

April 10, 2018

Violence, blood and gore, strong language. All of these things can be found in video games, but the question is do these things really affect people as much as people say they do? President Donald Trump recently attended a meeting to discuss violence in video games and how it affects young players.Tr...

Drake vs. Kendrick Lamar: Who really is the G.O.A.T ?

Both rappers preforming live

Luis Sanchez

April 10, 2018

When it comes to music, we all have favorite musicians who we tend to listen to, as well as genres we frequent. A very popular genre among teenagers is rap/hip-hop, and two of the most-liked and successful rappers are Drake and Kendrick Lamar -two guys who write, produce and perform their own music. ...

The line between scribbles

This is an example of a student's handwriting

Micah Gomez and Hervin Reyes

April 10, 2018

Imagine being able to express one’s thoughts on a piece of paper. It might take some work to figure out the right formation of words and phrases, but in the end it’s something that people tend to like doing. This is called writing. Whether it be on paper or on a computer, people enjoy tying sentences and phra...

Gun control: Where are we now?

Students at the NYC iSchool hold signs and chant for change.

Hervin Reyes, Reporter

March 29, 2018

Students’ feet march out of the school building. They march out into the streets and sidewalks carrying their signs for change. Their chants can be heard from miles away. On March 14th, 2018, students went out in droves to protest a mass shooting by a former student in Stoneman Douglas High School...

The 2018 draft

The 2018 draft

Edward Sherman, Writer

February 8, 2018

The NFL season is over, and the New York Giants have sealed the number 2 draft pick in the upcoming 2018 draft.  It was expected that last year that the Giants would pick up certain skill positions like a new offensive line.  Instead, they decided to pick up Evan Engram, a wide receiver playing in the ...

Adopt, don’t shop!

Reporter Lily Jennings' dog, Bear.

Gemma Klinkowstein and Lily Jennings

January 19, 2018

There are so many animals in America and all over the world who need homes. So why not adopt? Most local pet shops have animals you can adopt that may come from a hard place and need someone who can provide a great family for them. Most pet stores carry animals from companies that force breed, a...

The truth about planet Earth

The truth about planet Earth

Daniel Hung and Adam Kara

January 18, 2018

The Earth. A planet we have lived on for millions of years. The very society that you inhabit right now. Throughout your lives you've believed that the Earth is a globe, or is it?  In our opinion, we have been lied to for hundreds to thousands of years. There exists proof that the earth is not a sphere ...

“Stranger Things” vs. “Dark”

Eleven (left) is telepathic, Eggos loving girl in

Anya Richards, Reporter

January 12, 2018

Many have said that the show “Stranger Things” and the German drama “Dark” are virtually the exact same thing. Though the summaries are similar, the plots are very different. Both series include children who have gone missing, as well as tunnels leading to things such as labs and nuclear power pl...

Kobe #8 or Kobe #24?

Kobe Bryant wears numbers 8 and 24

Lorenzo Posmentier

January 10, 2018

On December 19, 2017, one of most recognized players in NBA retired both of his numbers. He is mostly known as Mamba, his name is Kobe Bryant. Kobe Bryant who is recognized as a strong player by most in the NBA retired both of his numbers 8 and 24.  When Kobe Bryant was on the Los Angeles Lakers...

Does the NYC iSchool meet the hype?

Does the NYC iSchool meet the hype?

Jeffrey Lesnik and Dylan Volotsenko

January 10, 2018

In middle school, the high school application process is a very stressful task. For students to actually attend a certain school, there has to be something unique that grabs their attention.n the iSchool’s application, it seems like a great school but does it meet its expectations and is it actually...

Top 15 teams in the NBA

Top 15 teams in the NBA

Devin Morton

January 9, 2018

*All team records and player stats are accurate as of December 18, 2017* The 2017-18 NBA season has been one of the most interesting ones in the last 10 years. Fans didn’t come into this year with the expectation that it would surpass the 2016-17 NBA season. Last season was unlike anything we had...

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