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We stan stan culture

Sireen Abayazid, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018

Noah Centineo, Tom Holland, Shawn Mendes. These are just a few of the celebrities who have gained a loyal following after their rise to fame, and recently these fans have begun referring to themselves as “stans.” For many, to ...

Negative reaction to affirmative action

Lahari Ramini, News Editor

October 26, 2018

On  Aug. 30, 2018, the U.S Department of Justice defended a lawsuit against Harvard University for artificially capping the number of qualified Asian-Americans accepted into the school. “Harvard has failed to carry its dem...

Facts behind fashion

Sree Kolli, Online Editor

October 24, 2018

While mindlessly scrolling through Instagram, something catches your eye: an ad for a  bright, fresh, yellow crop top. To be honest, the shirt looks like any other you would find walking down the aisle of a teen apparel store. ...

Negative reaction to affirmative action

October 24, 2018

On  Aug. 30, 2018, the U.S Department of Justice defended a lawsuit against Harvard University for artificially capping the number of qualified Asian-Americans accepted into the school. “Harvard has failed to carry its dem...

REEL REPRESENTATION IN FILM

Felicia Xiong, Staff Writer

September 18, 2018

After decades of whitewashing the film industry, Hollywood has just begun to have an awakening – an awakening that will finally bring dejected Asian actors into the limelight. From yellowface roles in the late 1800s to whit...

POSITIVITY IS #BEKIND OF A BIG DEAL

September 18, 2018

By now, you’ve seen it everywhere- posters, t-shirts, and even your student ID. What is this phrase? #BeKind is Omaha’s new initiative to encourage kindness in schools. In the age of cyberbullying, “13 Reasons Why”, and social me...

#NeverAgain

Molly Murch, Staff Writer

May 22, 2018

“Please, we’re children. You guys are the adults,” Stoneman Douglas senior David Hogg said in a CNN interview following the recent shooting at his high school in Florida. He explains that, for adults, our politicians see...

The Fight Within

Molly Murch, Staff Writer

May 22, 2018

“Get over it already. Just be happier,” they say. “Go out and have some fun,” . These comments are constantly thrown around as an attempt to somehow cure those with mental illnesses. What people fail to realize is that, like the ...

Global Affairs: The Deliverance of Indifference

Lucy Tu, Opinions Editor

May 22, 2018

Ten seconds are left on the clock. The game show host pulls out a shiny card and asks the final question for the ultimate prize: “What are the names of the five Simpson family members?” Instantly, your nerves calm, and you readi...

Skepticism of Nepotism

Lucy Tu, Opinions Editor

May 22, 2018

Every single one of us is aware of the fact that we are unable to change who our family is. After all, you are reminded of this each time your mom pulls out her phone to take a picture of you winning an award or taking a sip of wat...

Political Peace in Pieces

Lucy Tu, Opinions Editor

May 22, 2018

It’s a Friday night. You’re in a booth with the worst first date of your life. Not only are they chewing with an open mouth and yapping about an ex, but they’re talking about politics, which is a huge red flag. Before long...

Vows of Silence

Lucy Tu, Opinions Editor

May 22, 2018

“For better, for worse, for richer, for poorer, in sickness and in health, to love and to cherish, till death do us part.” These vows of marriage are some of the most sacred to any person. They are rules defining an unbreakab...

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