Why Valentine’s Day Isn’t As Bad As You Think

Kendall Eckman

February 13, 2014

Filed under Opinion

In case you aren’t aware (because you haven’t been to any store that could possibly sell jewelry, chocolate or flowers) it’s almost Valentine’s Day! Now, this celebration of love is a complicated day. It can elicit a...

Damsels in Distress to Modern-day Heroines

Katie Vertido, Opinions Editor

November 15, 2013

Filed under Opinion

“The princess grabbed the sword off the ground and slew the dragon, saving both the brave knight and the kingdom.  And everyone lived happily ever after.”             Yeah, because someone actually wrote a story...

Last Minute Tips for Midterms

Carissa Smith, Creative Writing Editor/News Editor

October 8, 2013

Filed under Opinion

Even if it may seem like the first day of school was just yesterday, midterms are leering right down the corner. The clock’s ticking, and we’re rushing to cram as much as we can in our brain - all in the crazy struggle to...

A Few Words of Wisdom

Kendall Eckman, Online Editor

September 8, 2013

Filed under On the Quad, Opinion, Top Stories

I did drama my freshman year. I didn’t think I needed to do anything else. I was a drama kid, my friends were drama kids. Drama was safe. And that’s exactly what my freshman year was. Safe. I worked hard, but I wasn’t...

Pepe la Pew is dangerous

Tyler Hall, Featainment Editor

March 7, 2013

Filed under Opinion

In the midst of an economic crisis, threats from North Korea, and Khloe and Kim taking Miami, the most traumatic experience of this year so far hits closer to home.  On Thursday, March 07, a ferocious beast slouched itself onto...

Shakespeare for Students

Tyler Hall, Featainment Editor

March 6, 2013

Filed under Opinion

One thing all freshmen dread when they enter into their English class is reading Shakespeare.  Honestly, as a senior in an AP Literature class, I still struggle through some of the longer dialogue.  It’s a fact, Shakespeare...

The CAHSEE is a “big” deal

Tyler Hall, Featainment Editor

February 5, 2013

Filed under Opinion

This week is the mother of all weeks…well at least for sophomores it is.  This week, they will take the California High School Exit Exam (CAHSEE), a test that determines if they can graduate from WHS and, for those who have...

Woodcreek Powder!!

Woodcreek Powder!!

February 4, 2013