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Op-Ed: A Starting Point

Op-Ed: A Starting Point

Every person has a beginning to their life. It could be a happy beginning or a sad one. Each beginning is a new experience for them. It can be a beginning on becoming a mother or a beginning of starting a new chapter in your life. However, as you continue to invest...

The Beginning

The Beginning

Frank Sinatra famously sang, “And now, the end is near and so I face the final curtain.” And, to all those seniors, the end of high school is approaching, and yes it is sad, to end such a beautiful chapter in our lives. At this point we enjoy the little time we have...

A new beginning

A new beginning

I am not the only one to say that we are completely done with the school year, I have heard some of my own teachers say it too.  Now that the year is coming to an end it is time for us to prepare for next year. Freshmen will be sophomores, then later on juniors and...

Top athletes in the 2018 NBA Draft

Top athletes in the 2018 NBA Draft

Every year, the National Basketball Association holds a Draft where each team gets a chance to select new players to add to their team. Hundreds of players each year hope to hear their name called on Draft night. The teams with the worst records in the previous season...

Navigating new beginnings

Navigating new beginnings

The start and ending of a chapter. For some a fresh beginning, in my stance, a beginning into adulthood, debt, confusion, and the start of my “life.” Take it how you want it but beginnings always come with endings. In my position and many other fellow peers, I will...

Dealing with a new beginning

Dealing with a new beginning

You experience a new beginning everyday. However, what makes each beginning so significant is up to each individual and the things that follow after it. We have had thousands of “beginnings” already, and there are certainly more to come in the future. When we were...

A Visit to UC Davis

A Visit to UC Davis

Like most people in my community, I am a first generation college student. As such, college has always been a bit of an enigma for me. I will be attending UC Davis next fall, and despite knowing it is a good school, I was wary of attending there given the sprawling...

A fresh start for school

A fresh start for school

The start of a new school year is like the beginning of something new, whether we are starting at a new high school or we are back in the same environment as the school year prior. Beginning a new school year opens up new doors and many more opportunities that we...

The humble beginnings of the largest YouTube star

The humble beginnings of the largest YouTube star

Even if you people may not know who he is or what he does, there is no doubt that virtually everybody with access to the internet has at least heard of the name “PewDiePie.” That would be because he is currently one of the biggest faces of the internet, currently...

Op-Ed: A Starting Point

College isn’t the beginning

It’s June which, for many of us, is also the time for graduation. Middle school students culminate to high school, (most) high school students graduate to college, college goers are thrown into the adult-world. Everybody who moves on thinks that there is going to be...