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Assessing ASMR: Weirdly relaxing or just plain weird?

Assessing ASMR: Weirdly relaxing or just plain weird?

Andrew Kwa, LAYOUT EDITOR

December 14, 2017


Filed under LIFESTYLES

  Everyone has different methods of relaxing after a long day’s worth of work. Some may choose to unwind by binge-watching their favorite shows on Netflix.  Others may instead opt to hang out and socialize with their friends at a cozy café.   Millions of viewers on YouTube, however, have turned to vid...

Ways to stay awake during class

AAVNI GUPTA, COPY EDITOR

December 13, 2017


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   We all know that kid that can’t keep his/her eyes open during an anatomy lecture, or the one that will go as far as bringing a blanket or pillow. With our hectic schedules, we can’t always get a good amount of sleep. That doesn’t stop us from going to class, but it can stop us from partici...

Kickin’ It With the Court

VALERIE TRAPP, VIDEO/BROADCAST EDITOR

December 12, 2017


Filed under LIFESTYLES, MULTIMEDIA, VIDEO

Brodsky (sky)dives her way into the spotlight

Brodsky (sky)dives her way into the spotlight

AAVNI GUPTA, COPY EDITOR

December 8, 2017


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Picture this: You are boarding a plane for a regularly scheduled flight. You take your seat, listen to a long list of safety instructions and get ready for take off. Once you have reached cruising altitude, instead of pulling out some headphones and relaxing, you decide that it’s best to jump out of...

Spiders, needles, death and clowns oh my!

SAMY ASFOOR, STAFF WRITER

December 7, 2017


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The sidewalk ended and a large bed of tall, green grass lied in front of us. I made my way into the ocean of grass, but turned around when I realized my friend was not following. She stood on the edge of the last bit of sidewalk like a statue, staring down at the grass. I walked back to the strip of...

Christmas across cultures

Christmas across cultures

OLIVIA DEMETRIADES, LIFESTYLES EDITOR

December 7, 2017


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   Each December brings an inescapable stream of Christmas music, a wide array of stockings, snow globes and candy canes lining store aisles, and a bright display of twinkling lights decorating every house. Christmas as we know it is a combination of both secular and religious traditions, and this mix o...

Note to self

JOSEPH PAOLI, STAFF WRITER

December 7, 2017


Filed under LIFESTYLES, SHOWCASE

The scene is a familiar one: a teacher dictates to a class of students in the midst of typing down notes. The clicks of excited typing fill the room, and the collective glow created by the collection of screens brightens what would be an otherwise dark room, whose lights are turned off to better allow...

How “Peter and the Star Catcher” caught my attention

JOSEPH PAOLI, STAFF WRITER

December 4, 2017


Filed under LIFESTYLES, REVIEWS

Americans are nothing if not Anglophiles: our love of J.K. Rowling’s literary works convinced Universal to open the Wizarding World at Universal. The royal wedding of Prince William was watched by over eighty million of the United States—that’s nearly a quarter of the population. I believe Walt...

Painting the picture: What is AP Art?

Alexandra Lipton, EDITOR-IN-CHIEF

November 2, 2017


Filed under LIFESTYLES, SHOWCASE

“USUALLY, PEOPLE THINK THAT WHEN IT COMES TO ART, YOU EITHER HAVE IT OR YOU DON’T. BUT IT’S VERY MUCH ABOUT PRACTICING AND GAINING EXPERIENCE.”

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Exciting events in November

Grace Beneke, STAFF WRITER

November 2, 2017


Filed under LIFESTYLES

  As the holiday season begins, many people look forward to classic events in November such as Thanksgiving and Black Friday. However, Orlando offers events that typically aren’t known to most people. If you want to try something new and exciting this November, then these are great events for you ...

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