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Behind the History of Prom

Behind the History of Prom
May 2, 2018

The typical factors of a modern-day prom hasn’t changed too much from the original “promenades” that occurred over a century ago. Young ladies and gentlemen don either a long gown or crisp tux, go...

Cultural disparity: Living as the “first generation”

Explore the role that food can play in recording divides that result from cultural assimilation.
May 1, 2018

Recently in Mrs. Harrison’s AP Literature and Composition class, students were tasked with interviewing family members to discover the origins and methods of a traditional family recipe. Students dug...

One Immigrant’s Perspective of America’s Political Atmosphere

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February 6, 2018

The current political atmosphere of the United States is one of dissonance and disconnect between Washington politicians and the general American populous. Major news outlets write opinion pieces slamming congress...

True Heroism

The red on the United States of America's flag represents valor, the blue symbolizes justice, and the white stands for purity. There is one red or white stripe for each of the original 13 colonies, and there are 50 stars in the blue corner for each state in America.
November 14, 2017

With so many American holidays, there is only one day that honors the soldiers of our country. November 11th is dedicated to all of the soldiers that fought bravely in one of America’s many battles....

Violence erupts after white power rally in Charlottesville

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The rally was held at the University of Virginia, where officials had planned to take down a Robert E. Lee statue.
August 16, 2017

`America was shocked when, on Saturday, August 12, 2017, a white nationalist rally on the campus of the University of Virginia grew violent when met by counter-protesters. Rally organizer, Jason Kessler,...

A closer look at Trump’s travel ban

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February 13, 2017

On January 27, Trump signed an executive order called, “Protecting the Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States,” which barred citizens from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria,...

The Inauguration of Donald Trump

The Inauguration of Donald Trump
January 26, 2017

On January twentieth, America welcomed Donald Trump, its 45th president, as he gave his inaugural address and took the oath to serve and protect the nation to the best of his abilities.

New era of Trump dawns

The Capitol Building is where Congress meets and where most Presidents have been sworn in. Since Ronald Reagan's inauguration, all following ones have been held on the western front of the building, whereas all prior ones have been held on the eastern front. Trump was sworn in at the western front of the Capitol on Jan. 20.
January 25, 2017

The nation witnessed President-elect Donald Trump be sworn into the highest position of power on Jan.20. His inaugural address was the capstone of his election platform. Though American citizens have...

Why we should let Syrian refugees into America

Personifications of Germany and Syria hold hands as a symbol of peace.

Created by resident artist, Sarah Sander
January 19, 2017

Over 11 million Syrians have fled their country after a civil war broke out in March 2011. Six years later, the debate is still fired up over whether we should be allowing Syrian refugees into our country. The...

Super Tuesday takes the South

Donald Trump totally trumped the competition this Super Tuesday. On Thursday night, March 3, during the Republican Presidential Debate, Trump was very confident in where he stands in the race.
March 4, 2016

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Longhorns for Warriors

Longhorns have pride not only for their school, but their nation as well.
September 16, 2015

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