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The extravagance of prom is too stressful, too expensive, too inescapable

Katie Cresser, Copy Editor

April 2, 2014

In the not-too-distant past, senior proms were held in high school gyms decorated with little else besides streamers and balloons. Today, senior prom is synonymous with extravagance and splendor. For a senior girl, the stress and spen...

EDITORIAL: A prom night to remember, for the wrong reasons

January 6, 2014

Everyone knows that senior prom is the most highly anticipated night of one’s high school experience. The location for senior prom is better than that of junior prom, girls’ dresses are fancier, and the ability to take a limo...

Two steps back: race relations and the Miss America pageant

Meghana Rao, Editor-in-Chief

October 15, 2013

“Hey Meghana, did anyone ever tell you that you look like the new Miss America?” someone recently told me. Here we go, I thought to myself.  While I appreciate the fact that this person was trying to flatter me, her comm...

Pixel perfect: why video games are works of art

September 25, 2013

Video games encompass all other forms of art; they have rich, detailed stores like novels, contain images both still and in motion, and add a layer of interactivity that no other form of art has. With that being said, why aren’t...

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