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iGEM: Funding the Future

iGEM: Funding the Future

Ananya Mehta, Staff Writer

October 10, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

The brilliant Stephen Hawking once said, “Scientists have become the bearers of the torch of discovery in our quest for knowledge”. Just like this quote suggests, the future of society and the success of its people has become dependent on the adventurous scientists and their endeavors to better the...

The Ins-and-Outs of Homecoming Proposals

The Ins-and-Outs of Homecoming Proposals

Andrew Hampton and Morgan Quach

October 10, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

As members of the student body at Lambert High School, we look forward to the spirited events. For most of us, Homecoming is one of the occasions that is highly anticipated since the beginning of the year. Many students spend hours pondering on “what to wear” or “who to ask.” Now we may not be ab...

The influences of Native Americans on American society

The influences of Native Americans on American society

Jennifer Zhao, Staff Writer

October 9, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

Native Americans have, quite obviously, been with America from the very beginning. Throughout the entirety of American history, various tribes and individuals have played crucial roles in shaping the country we know today. Even throughout their brutal decline and the nearly third world conditions many sti...

How a national day becomes a national day

How a national day becomes a national day

Allie Tatoy, Associate Editor

October 3, 2017


Filed under Features

The growth of social media has caused many new occurrences, such as increased communication. This communication can lead to the various absurd holidays we see posted on social media platforms such as Instagram and Twitter. Holidays such as National Dance Day and National Coffee Day pop up on people’...

Lambert’s Environmental Footprint

Lambert’s Environmental Footprint

Christina Renzetti, Staff Writer

September 20, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

Students flood into Lambert's cafeteria and form into lunch lines as servers quickly grab tray after tray to place hot food on. After one use, trays and any leftover food are thrown away by students. Dozens of trash bags are hauled to big blue dumpsters, where they wait to be sent to landfills. The vi...

Tech Tips Tuesday: Don’t be a sloth, use hotkeys

Tech Tips Tuesday: Don’t be a sloth, use hotkeys

Eric Kim Jr., Staff Writer

September 19, 2017


Filed under Features, Uncategorized

The three-toed sloth. With an average speed of 0.03 miles per hour and a metabolism that would give the first organisms on Earth a run for their money, this furry mammal is the number one slowest animal on Earth. Now, how does the three-toed sloth relate to hotkeys in any way shape or form? Simple, ...

The constant evolution of family dynamics

The constant evolution of family dynamics

Cayla Vanderzanden, Senior Editor

September 14, 2017


Filed under Features

Family. A six letter word that has the power to dictate one's entire life. The word family is defined as “a group of individuals living under one roof and usually under one head”. However, that doesn’t even begin to depict the true essence of what a family is. A family is everything. A family is love, fru...

Summer in Toulouse

Summer in Toulouse

Avery Ketcherside, Social Media Editor

September 13, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

Over the summer I had the opportunity to get to know Lea. Lea is a bright and spunky teen from Toulouse, France, who is currently learning English. In attempt to strengthen her language skills, she spent her summer over here with her American relatives, all of whom happen to be my neighbors. Of course, ...

The Venezuela crisis

The Venezuela crisis

Jennifer Zhao, Staff Writer

September 7, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

For months, there have been protests in Caracas - Venezuela’s capital - almost everyday, several of which turned violent. As of August 8, at least 124 people have died, and hundreds more have been injured.   Just from a cursory look at the conditions in the nation, it’s no surprise that tensions...

The beginning of Lambert’s A cappella Club

The beginning of Lambert’s A cappella Club

Patrick Bullock, Features Editor

September 7, 2017


Filed under Features

One of Lambert’s newest clubs, the A cappella Club, is now up and running as Founders Kaylee Kim, Kathleen Winn, and Audrey Stephens (all Juniors) hold auditions, arrange music, and choreograph dances for performances that will take place during the 2017-2018 school year. A cappella is a style ...

26.7% of Lambert’s Students could Succumb to Failure

26.7% of Lambert’s Students could Succumb to Failure

Morgan Quach, Staff Writer

August 31, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

While stuck in the American school system, students have defined the term “failure” to fit within their own lives. Whether their definition of the word symbolizes a grade percentage or an overall sense of defeat, the thought of failing in a student’s mind can be very negative. Lambert High...

Tech Tips Tuesday: What is lost will be found

Tech Tips Tuesday: What is lost will be found

Eric Kim Jr., Staff Writer

August 31, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

There is not a single moment more frustrating than being unable to find that one file you’ve been looking for within the file explorer. Amid the hundreds of files saved in that one folder of yours, you know, beyond a reasonable doubt, that you saved it in that specific directory. And by now, after what feels like a...