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Stressful burden of indecisiveness cured through taking risks

Sharon Kim, columnist

March 17, 2017

Filed under Opinions

The words in front of me blur as sweat cascades down my forehead, stinging my wavering eyes. I swallow the lump in my throat as I count the footsteps of the approaching man. I’m not ready... not yet. “What can I get you?” His question... Read more »

Math administers more than pure calculations

Al Solecki, columnist

March 17, 2017

Filed under Opinions

Good for you! You’ve voluntarily begun reading something that has the word “math” in it! Honestly even getting this far is a feat. Go you! Obviously some people truly love math, and that’s awesome, but for others it is ... Read more »

Test prep creates uneven playing field, unfair advantage

Maeve Plunkett, asst. opinions editor

March 8, 2017

Filed under Opinions, Web Exclusives

Two sharp number two pencils, a non-CAS calculator, a school ID and pink eraser shavings can only mean one thing: standardized testing season. Last year, I chose a different path than many of my peers. I chose not to do any te... Read more »

Chief Keef falls short of expectations

Anushka Kalra, asst. news editor

February 10, 2017

Filed under Opinions, Reviews

Chicago native Keith Cozart, better known by his stage name, Chief Keef, recently dropped an album titled Two Zero One Seven, a homage to the new year–although some of the lyrics probably should have stayed in 2016. The album co... Read more »

Giving up social media causes realizations: focus on reality, not comparison

Gigi Cepeda, assistant opinions editor

February 10, 2017

Filed under Opinions

You hear it on the news. From political candidates. From neighbors. From parents. From houses of worship. They all seem to be in agreement: social media has ruined the new generation. According to the generations above us, so... Read more »

Missing class calls for student, teacher action

Oracle Editorial Board

February 10, 2017

Filed under Editorial, Opinions

Your alarm rings on Thursday morning and you sigh with dread. Another day of tests and quizzes that you know you should have studied for, but didn’t. It was an off week, and you just didn’t have the motivation. “Mom,” you shout... Read more »

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