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The Goldbergs standard

The Goldbergs standard

Bryan McKnight, Staff Writer
January 13, 2017
Filed under Features, Showcase

About a month ago, when the holiday spirit was still in full swing, I found myself walking through The Avalon off of exit 10. I was exhausted from 2 hours’ worth of trying not to completely embarrass myself while ice skating and we were looking for a place to eat. To be completely honest, it was so c...

Battling with extracurricular activities

Battling with extracurricular activities

Christine Park, Staff Writer
December 8, 2016
Filed under Features, Uncategorized

Homework, extracurricular activities, all-nighters, and stress - that sums up the life of a high school student as they strive to meet their parents' expectations. Keeping up with school and extracurriculars can be very challenging for most students as their parents expect the best out of them. Parents...

The Importance of Arts Education Within Public Schools

The Importance of Arts Education Within Public Schools

Patrick Bullock, Staff Writer
December 6, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

Imagine a world in which the arts ceased to exist. In this world, the Middle Ages, the Renaissance, the Baroque Age, the Classical Period, the Romantic Era, and the Twentieth Century eras of music would not only fail to spawn but also lack the ability to inspire unique and innovative cultural experiences...

Films: a platform for gender empowerment

Films: a platform for gender empowerment

Mahima Siripurapu, Edtor-in-Chief
December 6, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

In a country where women’s rights have progressed so much over the last 7 decades, it is easy to overlook the plight of the female gender across the world. According to Overcoming Violence, a group of churches looking to decrease the amount of violence women face, “Around the world at least one woman in every three has been beaten, coerced into sex, or otherwise abused in her lifetime. Most often the abuser ...

Parent-teachers: the presence of mom or dad at school

Parent-teachers: the presence of mom or dad at school

Hannah Kim, Senior Editor
December 6, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

There are students whose parents are teachers; then, there are students whose parents are teachers at their own schools. To discover how this dynamic may affect school and social life, four Lambert students whose parents teach at the school were individually interviewed, and they all agreed they ...

Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child

Emma Bryant, Staff Writer
December 5, 2016
Filed under Features

Once again, the Christmas season has arrived sooner than expected. Lists and planning are in the works as the days leading to the 25th swiftly fade away. Most families around the world have the luxury of being able to provide for their kids; they are able to gift their children every single item on th...

The History of Nintendo

The History of Nintendo

Eric Kim, Staff Writer
December 5, 2016
Filed under Features

Nintendo was established in 1889 and is the world's oldest video-game company. The company was originally named "Nintendo Koppai" and was founded by Fusajiro Yamauchi.  It started off producing cards called Hanafuda Cards, but took on the pivotal endeavor into the video-game industry in the 1960's. ...

Cell phone addiction is a serious problem

Cell phone addiction is a serious problem

Cameron Adamczyk, Staff Writer
December 1, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

People are often blinded to addiction. Most people don’t even know if or when they have an addiction. Sometimes addictions can appear harmless or irrational. Addictions are dramatized through television shows that show people eating coins or sniffing cats. But this generation of students have an add...

The hardships faced by children of divorce

The hardships faced by children of divorce

Cayla Vanderzanden, Opinion Editor
December 1, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

Divorce- a complete separation of two things “Divorce is by far the worst thing I have experienced emotionally and mentally.” The family of Noah Johnson, a junior at Lambert High School, was torn apart following his parent’s divorce. He used to witness two happy people, in love, the concrete foun...

Full-time student workers

Full-time student workers

Kelly Yoon, Social Media Lead
December 1, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

Most students (primarily juniors and seniors) at Lambert High start driving at the age of 16 to school, work, and really just anywhere. As they start driving along the road, most head off to their first jobs. As the upperclassmen grow into adulthood, they find themselves with a new problem: insufficient...

Lambert’s Kitchen King: a conversation with Teacher of the Year Laura King

Lambert’s Kitchen King: a conversation with Teacher of the Year Laura King

Kelly Yoon, Social Media Lead
November 29, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

The bright lights illuminate the reflections of budding chefs in the silver bowls of the Kitchen Aid Mixers that sit atop of the stainless steel work tables of the culinary arts kitchen, room 1538, Lambert High School.  Laura King, Lambert's eighth teacher of the year, moves among them, modeling knife...

Spoken Word Poetry Club Profile

Spoken Word Poetry Club Profile

Nethra Pillai, Online Editor
November 22, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

It takes great courage to stand up for one another, and even more difficult to stand up for those you love. But, it may be the most difficult to stand up for one’s self, particularly when it seems that you cannot be heard. Universally, this is an aspect of life that many teenagers struggle with. The...