• June 55 killed in Orlando workplace shooting

  • June 57 killed, 48 injured in London Bridge attack

  • May 26G7 leaders meet in Sicily, discuss anti-terrorism, global warming

  • May 26Man hijacks Dept. of Corrections van with inmates inside

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Beauty, Brains, and Bravery

Beauty, Brains, and Bravery

Adeline Sims, Music Editor
April 25, 2017
Filed under Media&Arts, Showcase

You know her as the belovedly bossy Hermoine and, recently, the caring heroine, Belle, in “Beauty and the Beast”. However, Emma Watson is more than just an actress. She is an activist, feminist, and a role model.   She has starred in many movies since the end of Harry Potter, graduated from...

Social Activism 2.0

Social Activism 2.0

Megan Cox, Front Editor
January 21, 2015
Filed under Columns

The murder of unarmed African American teen Michael Brown was the inciting event that sparked rage across the world. From the tragedy of Brown’s death grew a new movement. This movement is a new wave of activism, formed by a new generation of protesters. Many of the protesters are millennials (born...

@Large at Alcatraz

@Large at Alcatraz

Megan Cox, Front Editor
December 16, 2014
Filed under Media&Arts

In 2014 one of the most interesting art exhibits taking place in California was Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz. Weiwei is a Chinese artist and activist who openly criticizes the Chinese government on democracy and human rights. He has investigated the government’s corruption and cover-ups, leading to an a...

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