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Discover: SPEAK

Discover: SPEAK

An underground alternative band
ColinH, Acting Copy Editor April 25, 2017

If you are looking for a good new alternative band that isn’t very well known, I would definitely sit down and take a listen to SPEAK. They have one album out that came out in 2014, entitled Pedals,...

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Houston To The Rescue

a website to help stop being bored inCypress
HaleyB, Staff Reporter April 4, 2017

Most people who live in Cypress know there is nothing much to do. There are only so many movies to watch and new restaurants to go to until it all becomes old. Since we live right next to the best city...



a search engine
TeresaH, Staff Reporter March 28, 2017

It's a simple idea: a search engine that plants trees with money generated from ad revenue. This vision is what led Christian Kroll to create, a bing-based search engine, in 2009. Since its...

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Steven Universe

A cartoon for all ages.
LeahT, Staff Reporter March 22, 2017

Okay, I know what you're thinking, 'cartoons are for kids, cartoons are stupid, blah, blah, blah.' While yes, so many cartoons are made to just keep children distracted enough so the parents can take a...

A bullet journal

Bullet Journals

Discovering a new way to journal
EmilyH, Staff Reporter February 28, 2017

It was a boring day and I was busy scrolling through Instagram trying to keep myself entertained when I came across some beautiful images of neat yet unique journal pages that seemed made by professionals....



a current obsession
KaylaP, Staff Reporter February 22, 2017

EDEN, his real name being Jonathon Ng, is a music artist that I was recently recommended and I can see why. His music type is something I have never quite heard before and I am hooked. I would describe...

Example of annotations and information that Genius provides.

Genius: Beyond The Lyrics

Students can use Genius to help when reading poetry and books
Sarah W, Staff Reporter February 15, 2017

A lot of people know the website “Genius,” ( for the site’s annotations and lyrics for just about any song, but the site has more than just lyrics to songs. For sophomores reading...

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The Skin Deep

a new way of communicating
KiaraC, Reporter February 10, 2017

The Skin Deep is an interactive documentary on YouTube that presents a unique take on different types of human relationships, including everyday life struggles of individuals, who you can in some way relate...

A Golden Retriever models while wrapped in the blanket.

Blanket Paradise

The perfect blanket for those chilly nights
SujeanS, Co-Copy Editor January 27, 2017

Despite December being done and gone and January almost over, winter is still in full effect. There is still plenty of time to cuddle up on the couch with a hot drink and a good book. The only thing missing...

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Games Done Quick

Raising money to battle cancer
JustinV, Staff Reporter January 10, 2017

Some people play video games for fun, some play to be competitive, and others play to finish as quickly as possible. Games Done Quick, takes finishing games to the next level. Games Done Quick is an event...

A Fetching Accessory

A Fetching Accessory

The next big thing you can share with your animal
SujeanS, Co Copy Editor December 8, 2016

There are many ways an animal lover can show their appreciation to their pet. Pictures and videos are common ways to express one's love to their best friend, but how about friendship bracelets? Friendship...

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Underground SoundCloud Artists

Four SoundCloud artists that deserve to be heard despite popularity.
SarahW, Staff Reporter November 15, 2016

SoundCloud, the app that made recording and sharing music easy for undercover or local artists, is bursting at its seams with underground talent. These artists are often overlooked by large branded artists...

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