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Stage Crew experience shows failure leads to opportunities, friendships

Caylie Jeruchimowitz, asst. opinions editor

April 22, 2019

Filed under Opinions

Failure is an inevitable part of life. Everyone has the experience of not making the team or struggling to get a good grade in a class. Facing these events can be devastating, but are they really as bad as people believe? Some...

Five Feet Apart disappoints with unoriginal script

Maia Schwallie, staff reporter

April 22, 2019

Filed under Opinions, Reviews

Five Feet Apart is an underwhelming melodrama cluttered with overused Hollywood tropes. These unsettling flaws first became apparent to me when I saw the film’s trailer. Normally these imperfections would have served as a war...

Outside adventures prove beneficial for mental health

Gwyn Skiles, asst. opinions editor

March 15, 2019

Filed under Opinions

Adventure. When I lived in Sammamish, Washington, weekends were spent hiking, swimming in lakes and building forts out of fallen tree branches. Now, my time is consumed with school work and extracurricular activities that prevent me fro...

Classic rock connects the everyman with relatable themes

Tommy Marquardt, asst. web editor

February 8, 2019

Filed under Opinions

The most important day in the history of modern American culture could be July 25, 1965, the day of the 1965 Newport Folk Festival. That day, Bob Dylan plugged in an electric guitar, betrayed folk music and hammered out “Like a...

Trump’s reaction to Khashoggi’s death proves detrimental to presidency

Noah Walch, columnist

February 8, 2019

Filed under Opinions

The Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi had no reason to believe his visit to the Turkish consulate on Oct. 2 would last long. He was simply picking up marriage papers. He would leave the building two hours later, allegedly...

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