Jade Haakonsen

Jade Haakonsen

Jade Haakonsen is a Senior at Oaks Christian School, language enthusiast, female fencer, and aspiring entrepreneur. She currently runs Ethereal Tendencies, an international clothing brand instilling deep thought among generations. Her additional hobbies include writing poetry, analyzing films with her twin sister, and baking chocolate chip cookies.
Opinion: Why masks should be enforced

Opinion: Why masks should be enforced

Since the beginning of COVID-19, society has focused on one pertinent, controversial topic: mask wearing. Despite the usage, the spread of the virus has still not fully subsided. Social distancing is not enough, and masks need to be a critical part of the path towards...

Opinion: The societal impacts of streetwear

Opinion: The societal impacts of streetwear

Despite their luxurious appeal, what truly makes these brands so popular? Their branch of clothing relates to the youth as it embraces a stylistic, streetwear fit for all to represent. Micro Macro Magazine describes streetwear as casual attire generally worn by an urban or skate audience. Most people overlook the impacts it has on society. More than just a trend, streetwear holds a cultural meaning–with historical background–which is necessary to learn about. 

Column: Celebrating 100 Years of the 19th Amendment

Column: Celebrating 100 Years of the 19th Amendment

August 18 marked 100 years since the passage of the 19th Amendment. Given the incredible advancements for women today in politics, it is essential to acknowledge and celebrate this moment of United States History. 1848 was the year of the Seneca Falls Convention, a...