Star Wars spin-off hits mark

Since acquiring the Star Wars franchise in 2012, Disney has churned out additions to the Star Wars saga at a rapid pace. While the sequel trilogy, with recent releases The Force Awakens and The Last Jedi, were spectacular blockbuster successes, the executives at Disney have also produced spin-off movies, “Star Wars stories”, that don’t follow…

Networks reveal TV fates

Popular TV shows survive through next year or get cancelled As if May isn’t stressful enough with final exams and projects, students also have to worry if their favorite television shows will be renewed or canceled as network executives reveal their decisions. Most of these shows have passed the chopping block, including four of the…

June stirs emotion

Community reflects at end of school year As school winds down to the last couple of weeks, a lot of emotions fill students’ minds as they can’t wait to walk out of the school for the summer. Students may feel excitement, overwhelmed, and ready for their upcoming plans they have coming right around the corner.…

13 Reasons Why tackles tough topics

For the past two years people have been divided about the hit show 13 Reasons Why. Some of the rough challenges teenagers are presented with are displayed throughout the series. The show premiered on Netflix on Mar. 31, 2017, and the second season arrived on May 18. When the first season of the show came…

Opportunities for students during summer

Pre-college programs, jobs, summer institute, internships, SSL hours among options With summer fast approaching, students’ excitement is growing. Eleven stress-free weeks. Eleven weeks we wait all school year for. While students look forward to spending this time relaxing, I think we can all agree laying in bed for weeks gets a bit boring. Luckily, in…