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Mahdis Riazikhah, Staff Writer | February 14, 2024

I stood onstage, everyone clapping and smiling at me for being voted for prom royalty. I felt joyful about being recognized by my peers. In 2016, it was an administrative choice to do away with prom royalty. The administration said it was causing insecurity and was a popularity contest. Before, students were nominated by other students. Now, students will be asked if they would like to participate....

Prisha Sabherwal, Staff Writer | February 14, 2024

A place where we feel comfortable, relaxed, safe, and secure. A place where memories are made, connections are formed, and generations keep returning. Millard North High School has been such a place. From the bustling hallways to the classrooms and sports fields, our school has played an important role in the lives of many families, helping to shape their futures and create lasting memories. Home...

Grace Evert, Staff Writer | February 14, 2024

Ask any senior, and they can attest to the many changes that have taken place at MN since they were a freshman. A new teacher, an addition to the building, or a new school policy are yearly modifications at any school. But how do these changes look in the eyes of longtime teachers or faculty who now teach at the school they once called home? MN is home to many former student faculty and longtime teachers...

Ishani Karki, Yearbook Editor-in-Chief | December 12, 2023

“And”, it’s the word most familiar to an initiative focused on unity between communities. Realizing that there are always two perspectives to a story and that two experiences are not mutually exclusive is a recurring lesson for many at the Tri-Faith initiative. Located at 13136 Faith Plz, the Tri-Faith Center aims to bring harmony among the three Abrahamic religions by showcasing the beliefs...

Callie Menke, Sports Editor | December 12, 2023

On Oct. 7, a violent attack attracted global attention as the ongoing conflict in Israel and Gaza reached a new level of intensity. Social Studies teacher Matt Meyer has followed past tensions in an effort to stay knowledgeable about the ongoing conflicts that have  led up to Oct. 7. Due to teaching AP World History, Theory of Knowledge and Honors Latin III, he understands students may come to him...

Mahdis Riazikhah, Staff Writer | October 30, 2023

Youtuber Heidi Powell has suffered through both anorexia and bulimia. She had a great childhood but because she did not love herself enough, she did not know what the ideal healthy weight was, and that she was beautiful no matter what. She felt worthless, ugly, and unwanted. She did not feel like she had a lot of control over life. To try and find this control, she began controlling her food. When...

Anuj Singh, Opinions Editor | October 30, 2023

Food is something that is needed to live. It’s necessary for human survival, providing the body with the energy and nutrients it requires to thrive. But food can be so much more than that. It can be a source of joy, with the right meal completely altering someone’s mood. It can be a sign of love, when a mom makes her child their favorite dish to cheer them up. For some, food is everything. But...

Prisha Sabherwal, Staff Writer | October 30, 2023

In the intense world of wrestling, Sophomore Chase Morris was faced with the challenge of making weight for his wrestling match. He had put on weight due to overeating and decided to sweat off those last few pounds in a hurried attempt to meet the required weight for his match. He layered himself up, piling on three hoodies, two T-shirts, two pairs of sweatpants, and set off on a frantic sprint that...

Grace Everet, Staff Writer | September 25, 2023

You open your eyes, see the all-too-bright light through your window, and immediately wish you weren’t awake. Closing your eyes, you imagine you are still driving a Ferrari or stuffing your face in that bowl of chocolate ice cream. But, just as suddenly as it came, your dream is gone. Almost everyone has experienced this feeling. For the brief time that you remember a positive dream, you often wish...

Teja Sridher, Staff Writer | September 25, 2023

Continuously yawning, as you trudge down the hallway desperately trying to stay awake after the plethora of homework and activities you did the night before. You arrive at your next class, but the feeling of burnout and exhaustion suddenly strikes you. This is the experience that several high school students go through at least once each school year. Sophomore Ellie McKevitt, for example, is one of...