As students, we’d like to think that the college applications we work so hard on are reviewed word-for-word, but that’s just not the case. According to the U.S. News and World Report, colleges can receive up to ninety thousand applications every year, making it impractical for humans to spend more than a few minutes on… Read More CollegeBoard fails the test
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation. These are the words of Ronald Reagan, who served as president of the United States from 1981 to 1989, and they are now being repeated by our incumbent president, Donald Trump. Despite nearly 30 years passing, and with America’s increasing concerns over matters abroad,… Read More Border Security: Facts Don’t Care About Your Feelings
Brandy Melville’s simple yet cute clothing is most popular amongst teenage girls. All around high school and college campuses, this brand has taken over. Their clothing includes tube tops, spaghetti straps, crop tops, skirts, and more. Most of their tops are more cropped and fitted, while their bottoms range from denim skirts to mom jeans. Windbreaker jackets, made of a thin fabric designed… Read More Today’s Fashion and Music: Recommendations
Netflix is no stranger to releasing controversial shows, but Insatiable might just take the cake. Set in Georgia, the 12 episode Netflix original weaves a tale of false rape accusations, statutory rape, murder, and beauty pageants. A senior in high school, Patty (Debbie Ryan) meets Bob Armstrong (Dallas Roberts) when he is representing her in… Read More Insatiable Fails to Satiate Viewers
As the first Hollywood movie with an all-Asian cast in 25 years, support for Crazy Rich Asians surged,as the film quickly earned $26.5 million within the first weekend after making its debut. The movie, adapted from the book by Kevin Kwan, follows the story of Ameri-can-born Chinese professor, Rachel Chu (Constance Wu) as her… Read More Represent(asian) in “Crazy Rich Asians”
When we browse the racks of vibrant back-to-school clothing at our local mall, prices are often on the top of our list of things to look out for. Rarely do we consider why prices are the way they are. Instead, we stay away from brands that sell clothing for prices we view as too high,… Read More Cost of Fashion
Many have heard of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, a collection of all the trash we throw onto the streets, which break down into smaller and smaller pieces that never go away. However, it doesn’t seem to quite register in our minds that there is a literal collection of trash floating in our ocean. It’s… Read More How can we save our ocean?