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A cookie of many kinds: Ranking the best and worst Oreo variations

Out of every Oreo flavor ever created, I tried the first 12 I found at my local Walmart, all for you. Here's how it went.

Michael Lolley, Staff Writer

January 29, 2020

We’ve all had Oreos, whether they’re original, vanilla or holiday-themed. Oreos are a treat that have made their way into many homes since being introduced in 1912. The flavors you see in your local grocery store are just a few of the hundreds Oreo has made in its history.  Despite many great flavors and varia...

Girls ‘Ace’ hearts for King of Hearts

Freshmen Ryan Feng and Hope Green smile with the KOH poster Green made.

Nayeon Ryu, Video Editor

January 24, 2020

Hope Green, 9 Who did you ask? Green: “Ryan Feng (Fenger Banger), and he’s a freshman.” How did you ask? “Originally, I just pulled him aside at a friend’s house and asked him, but then I decided to do it with a poster because it’d be more fun. I knew Ryan did debate, so I asked fri...

High School Musical: the Musical: the Series: the Review

Cast members of “High School Musical: the Musical: the Series” (HSMTMTS) pose for the show’s promotional photo.

Nayeon Ryu, Video Editor

January 17, 2020

If you were ever a fan of Disney Channel as a child, you’ve definitely heard of “High School Musical.” If you haven’t, where have you been? That being said, if you were a Disney fan, you probably were ecstatic to hear about the release of Disney+ and disgusted about the premiere of “High S...

Battle of the playlists: Workout edition

Choose your favorite playlist and vote above.

Brinda Ambal and Drew Boone

January 6, 2020

If your New Year's resolution includes working out, fitness or maybe you just want to listen to good music, this is the story for you.

Greta Gerwig creates a modern masterpiece with classic novel “Little Women”

Emma Watson, Saoirse Ronan, Eliza Scanlen and Florence Pugh as the March sisters in

Kathryn McAuliffe, Conceptual Editor-in-Chief Intern

December 27, 2019

In the movie (and book!) “Little Women,” Meg March declares that “it’s so dreadful to be poor!” It’s a widely understood fact that to be lacking makes one sad, but both movie-goers and classic literature fans simply won’t be lacking after seeing this rich and lively movie. Writer and d...

QUIZ: Which Netflix show should you binge during winter break?

With new shows being uploaded to Netflix every month, chances are you will never run out of shows to binge!

Zoe DeYoung, Staff Writer

December 18, 2019

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These movies are ‘snow’ joke

Sabrina Bohn, Managing Editor-in-Chief

December 16, 2019

As the temperatures drop, people may think that it’s the holiday season or finals season, but really, it’s Oscars season. The end of the year brings tons of anticipated films to local theaters, making up for all of the boring summer blockbusters (is that just my pretentious opinion?). No matter what you...

5. The official freshman guide to finals: By peers; for peers

Some students utilize the library as a place to organize their study materials. The library is open to all students and offers computers, textbooks, whiteboards and a place to sit.

Zoe DeYoung, Staff Writer

December 11, 2019

On these final days leading up to finals (pun intended), study habits spring into full force. This is the time where students buckle down, lock themselves inside their room with Cheez-its and a textbook and start hitting the books. While Quizlet and notecards are great study tactics, they can often b...

The complete underclassman’s guide to passing the drivers test

Making sure to keep both hands on the wheel during the test will help guarantee you passing.

Drew Boone, Staff Writer

November 19, 2019

While we're used to stressing and studying for tests at school, the nerves and anxiousness of the driving test are enough to keep students awake at night. According to CBS News, more than four in 10 people fail to get a passing score of 70% on their first try. The following steps will help to put you at ease on your test day and hop...

St. Louis International Film Festival brings movies from far and wide

Actors Adam Driver and Scarlett Johansson star in

Sabrina Bohn and Emma Caplinger

November 7, 2019

Need a break from Netflix? Want to feel a little fancier than Chesterfield Mall’s good ole AMC? Why not go give St. Louis International Film Festival a try (SLIFF)? SLIFF is an annual film festival that began in 1992, showing around 300 films every November. With that many films to choose from, it...

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