The Oracle

Oracle After Hours: The 2020s will be the decade of graduating from college and starting a family. So live while you’re young.

Tommy Marquardt, asst. sports editor

December 12, 2019

Last weekend, I was doing nothing. In fact, this has turned into an all too familiar of activity for me. I can’t quite explain why I like doing nothing so much. Maybe it’s a subconscious way to ignore responsibility or may...

Del Rey paints American Dream in latest album

Tommy Marquardt, asst. sports editor

October 4, 2019

The best songwriters possess the rare ability to say more in a four-minute song than most can say in their entire lives. These select few can articulate the musings of an entire generation in a way that paints a picture of a ...

Girls volleyball uses strong start to boost state tournament hopes

Dani Carr, Tommy Marquardt, and Danielle Arvanitis

October 4, 2019

Twelve girls on the court, facing their opponents with a shared look of determination on their faces, all with one goal in mind: victory. With a shot at state constantly at stake throughout the season, a strong ratio of wins to lo...

Overly political: the pervasion of politics in places where it doesn’t belong

Tommy Marquardt, asst. web editor

December 14, 2018

I hate talking politics. I hate that bringing this up is even necessary, but I feel like it needs to be said: the world is getting too political. The fact that political beliefs spawn legitimate hatred among people with differin...

GBS Students and Teachers Predict the Bears vs. Packers Week One Game

Tommy Marquardt, asst. web editor

September 9, 2018

Ethan Pecora: 24-21 Packers. "And no, I am not a Packers fan." Cam Mercer: 27-20 Bears. "The reason why I think the Bears are going to win is because Khalil Mack is a monster and will sack Aaron Rodgers three times." Vince...

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