Pandemic Brings Back Drive-In Movie Theaters

Pandemic Brings Back Drive-In Movie Theaters

Kimberly Platas, Staff Writer

September 29, 2020

Drive-in movie theaters are back again?! The answer is yes! Drive-in theaters have begun to reopen again and people are just excited about it! But why are people excited about something that hasn't been done in years?  The reason is simple. It brings back an experience for families and friends to be...

‘Murder Hornets’ are Identified in Washington State

'Murder Hornets' are Identified in Washington State

Sophia Antillon, Staff Writer

September 16, 2020

Asian monster hornets are an intrusive species that could represent a danger to bumblebee populaces. They've been prevalently alluded to as "murder hornets;" however, they aren't typically intrigued by people (however you should attempt to keep away from them since they do have a ground-breaking sting). The...

French Workers Protest, Strike Against Pension Reforms

Thousands of protesters in France are against pension reform.

Elizabeth Rivera, Staff Writer

May 18, 2020

Ever since the president of France, Emmanuel Macron, was elected, there has been protests against him and his administration, especially on the topic of his government reforming the pension system. This riled-up people into chaos on the streets that included riots, demonstrations, and other striking methods. ...

COVID-19 and the Effects of Underlying Xenophobia

Protest in Boston against coronavirus racism

Stephanie Tran, Website Editor

May 14, 2020

With the coronavirus pandemic's worldwide quarantine already lasting well over seven weeks, everyone is in a state of boredom, worry, and stagnancy. The health concerns of this certain strand of the virus, COVID-19, are drastic enough to where most people would willingly follow self-isolation orders...

11 Decades of Evolving Girls Fashions

11 Decades of Evolving Girls Fashions

Kimberly Platas, Staff Writer

May 14, 2020

Fashion throughout the years has had a huge impact on girls. It has evolved and drawn inspiration from each decade. The 1900's was the dawn of a new century of fashion for girls. Girls during this time period were innocent and childlike and wore white cotton dresses for seasons in the spring a...

COVID-19 Has Added Stress to Students’ Lives!

illustration depicting mental health

Debbie Lawhead, Creative Arts Editor

April 17, 2020

With the growing pandemic changing the way we go about our lives, many more issues than falling ill emerge. Students nation-wide are no longer in the classrooms, and now they sit at home on a computer or with paperwork teaching themselves. No longer do they have the ability to just raise their hand...

USC Announces Free Tuition for Students With Family Income Under $80,000

USC Announces Free Tuition for Students With Family Income Under $80,000

Sophia Antillon, Staff Writer

April 13, 2020

USC (University of Southern California) has announced free tuition for undergraduate students from families with an annual income of $80,000 or less. The university also said it will increase undergraduate financial aid by more than $30 million annually. The arrangement will be staged-in at the Los Angeles...

100 Years of Women’s Suffrage

suffragette in front of a crowd of supporters

Debbie Lawhead, Creative Arts Editor

March 28, 2020

On August 18, 1920, the 19th Amendment gave women their right to vote. For nearly a century, women had been protesting to receive universal suffrage. Over the last 100 years, disagreements between campaign strategies often threatened to cripple the movement. Among all of the issues within the suffrage...

McDonald’s Are Getting More Futuristic

Touch-screen ordering 
Daniel Gerzina/Eater Chicago

Elizabeth Rivera, Staff Writer

March 26, 2020

McDonald's has implemented new technology in a bid to further what the future of restaurants will look like. At the start of 2020, it was decided that all McDonald's in the U.S. were going to have kiosks. The touch-screen kiosks are a new way to provide menu and ordering options for self-service....

Coronavirus Pandemic Becoming Chaotic

Coronavirus Pandemic Becoming Chaotic

Michelle Blas and Sofia Lemus

March 24, 2020

A virus that seems to be rapidly infecting millions is getting out of hand. This coronavirus, now widely known as COVID-19, is a serious problem that has been spreading at a fast rate. This disease is something that is being heard on the daily and is all that is being talked about. I think inform...

Bong Joon Ho’s Parasite the Big Winner at Oscars 2020

Bong Joon Ho making his Oscars kiss.

Lisset Saavedra, Editor In Chief

March 4, 2020

The first Oscars of the new decade are upon us and the Academy Awards went host-less for the second straight year after Kevin Hart's invitation to host in 2019 was revoked. The show opened up with Janelle Monae. The singer/songwriter wore a tuxedo suit with a large cast of background dancers. The...

United States and Iran Conflict Escalates with Military Strikes

Conflict erupting between The United States an Iran

Jeselyn Merino, Staff Writer

February 27, 2020

President Donald  Trump and the Iranian leaders have threatened each other multiple times recently. It began when President Trump ordered an airstrike to kill Maj. General. Qassim Suleimani on Friday, January 2nd. He was killed by drone aircraft at the Baghdad airport. President Trump believed that...

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