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Tis’ The Season To Be Jolly!

Tis’ The Season To Be Jolly!

Carly F., Writer
December 21, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

What do you think about when you hear the word Christmas? Do you think Santa? Do you think presents and cookies and reindeer and, and, and… Or do you think, what the heck is all of that? Who’s that fat man in the red suit? What the heck does Santa have to do with Christmas?  For centuries, he...

10 Creative Gifts To Give This Holiday

10 Creative Gifts To Give This Holiday

Savanna A. and Sachi K.
December 16, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Ugly Christmas Sweater Kits, $18 image credited to amazon.com For the DIY lifestyle… Then you can wear it to the office Christmas party.    Egg-and-Toaster, $35 image credited to amazon.com For the busy on-the-go bud… Okay, I admit, it’s a little lazy, but hey, it’s...

Virtual Reality: Oculus

Virtual Reality: Oculus

Angelina D., Writer
December 2, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

In the past months, there has been an increasingly popular new piece of tech called the Oculus Rift. I found out about this when one of my favorite YouTubers; Joey Graceffa, bought one. He was immediately immersed into a whole new world as soon as he put on the headset. It provides 3-D experiences fro...

They Killed Who?!

They Killed Who?!

Hayden F., Writer
November 28, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

*Spoilers for Walking Dead Seasons 6 & 7 and Fault in Our Stars* Have you ever felt attached or personally connected to a character in a movie or TV series? Did you long for that character to live forever? The one thing we don’t want is for that character to be killed off.  But, a lot of t...

The History Of Last Names

The History Of Last Names

Carly F., Writer
November 17, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

So, if you have a last name like Funke or Butt (at least Jake Butt is a 6’6” Michigan football player) or Chase (as in Annabeth Chase from Percy Jackson) you are probably quite curious about the “where and the why” of your last name. Have you ever asked yourself where do last names come from? ...

DCIS’s Halloween Story Winner

DCIS’s Halloween Story Winner

Kanghui Z., Guest Writer
October 29, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

It was Halloween night. As usual, Yulan already had her costume and makeup on, and was watching the clock tick by, ears alert for a chime of the doorbell. Kira and Chitaka should have been here by now, and they were never late. Moments ticked by, until Yulan stood up and reached toward the phone. D...

YouTube Red

YouTube Red

Carly F., Writer
October 3, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Have you heard of YouTube? It’s an extremely popular website where people make videos of doing basically everything, from challenges to story videos to cats jumping from curtains and cars and bridges and...you get the idea.  They have it all. YouTube owners, Google, recently came up with a new com...

Blowing Up A Watermelon

September 30, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Ava A., Ariana G., and Megan B. from the Day Creek Howl got bored on a Friday and decided to implode a watermelon using rubber bands. Why not?

Top Trending- September 2016

Savanna A. and Sachi K.
September 28, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

1. Stranger Things 2. Adidas Superstars 3. Pom Pom Keychain 4. Lush 5. Coffee Scrubs ...

Happy Labor Day!

September 9, 2016
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