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Why we need ASA

Why we need ASA
March 6, 2020

I am the president of the African Student Association. Like any club, we have to learn how to manage meetings, socials, events, dues, and all the other usual stress that comes with organizing a club, especially...

Zimmerman Back at it

George Zimmerman in court in Florida in 2013. (Joe Burbank / Orlando Sentinel)
February 10, 2020

After shooting and killing your 17-year-old unarmed son and putting you through months of emotional stress, only to be acquitted of all charges, surely there is no more I can do to harm you and your family,...

Taming of The Shrew

Photo by Adrian Pacini
November 3, 2019

  The Clements Theatre Company performed Taming of the Shrew for their annual Fall Production. This show was also the new theatre director’s debut at Clements High School.  The beauty of...

My Journey To Senior Year

My Journey To Senior Year
November 1, 2019

“Ginger, You’re Accepted!” As soon as I read those words atop the Baylor website, I was at a loss for my own. I could not believe my eyes as I watched the fireworks practically pop out of the...

The Problem With College Board

The Problem With College Board
November 1, 2019

College Board changed the deadline for AP registration for the 2019-2020 school year. This year, the deadline is November 1, 2019. And it makes no sense. College Board’s justification for moving the...

Inside the DECA Internationals

Inside the DECA Internationals
May 16, 2019

Day -1. Internationals. Florida. Five days. It seems a little surreal to be totally honest. As a member of DECA going as part of the leadership program, I am unsure of what is in store for me. As for...

For Your Consideration: An Inconsiderate Society

For Your Consideration: An Inconsiderate Society
May 16, 2019

A girl is outcasted in a world that grows closer each day. She becomes isolated because of online gossip that ruined her reputation. Living in the cruel mobile age, this crusade on her can only end one...

Is Heterophobia Real?

In same-sex relationships, couples are often asked:
April 30, 2019

“Why are there gay-only bars, but no straight-only bars?”   Go ahead and pat yourself in the back for such progressive thinking. Because you are absolutely right! Why should we, in the...

Thoughts on Body Image

Thoughts on Body Image
April 28, 2019

The media glorifies thin bodies for girls and muscular bodies for guys. This glorification has caused many perfectly healthy teens and adults to develop a body dysphoria. When someone develops a body...

What AP Spanish has taught me

What AP Spanish has taught me
April 4, 2019

Before heading into the fourth quarter of AP Spanish IV, my class finished the movie, “Mar Adentro”, or translated in English, the “Sea Inside.” The movie is a true story about Ramon Sampedro,...

Favorite Show to Binge Watch

Favorite Show to Binge Watch
March 8, 2019

Sitting in bed staring at a blank screen. Thinking of the infinite possibilities before me. What do I choose? Romance, comedy, mystery. There are too many choices. That’s where we come in, because we...

Glass Houses

Glass Houses
March 8, 2019

We all live such superficial lives. We smile when we don’t want to, pretend to care when we don’t and say things without comprehending the depth of our words. In this world, we all live in houses...

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