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Rihanna’s first appearance on the carpet.

Top Five Looks at the Met Gala 2023

Emma Wittkopp, Writer June 6, 2023

On May 1st, the annual Met Gala was held with the theme for 2023 as ‘Karl Lagerfeld: A Line of Beauty’. The theme was made in memory of the record breaking designer who recently passed away in 2019....

Taylor Swift during her commencement speech in 2022 at New York University.

Do Celebrity Scholars Have an Unfair Advantage?

Chiara Palomera, Writer June 6, 2023

As the graduating class of 2023 commences their path towards college, among them could potentially be a herd of celebrities and famous influencers. Accepted into the most prestigious universities in the...

Scantron for an AP exam.

The Advantages and Disadvantages of AP Exams

Emma Townsend, Writer May 23, 2023

Rochester Adams High School Advanced Placement (AP) has concluded for the 2022-2023 school year. Students took their AP exams from May 1st to May 12th in hopes to gain college credits.  AP classes...

The many looks worn to the Met Gala in honor of Karl Lagerfeld.

Is High Fashion Overrated?

Chiara Palomera, Writer May 23, 2023

Just last week, “A-list” celebrities and influencers walked through the most awaited red carpet of the year, The Met Gala, an annual charity ball—held by Vogue’s Anna Wintour—that raises money...

A familiar website opening screen for many students

AI Use: Detrimental or Beneficial?

Emma Wittkopp, Writer May 23, 2023

Chat GPT, an extremely advanced public and controversial Artificial Intelligence (AI) system, became available with mixed emotions from users in November of 2022. Ever since, this system has become increasingly...

Protesters outside of the White House protesting against The Willow Project.
(Photo Credit: Bryan Olin Dozier)

The Willow Project: Animals vs. Economy

Saudah Amatullah, Writer May 5, 2023

Economy versus nature has always been an American conflict. This is especially true for communities suffering economically and lacking job security. Conflict arises when a person is guaranteed by a politician...

Masters winner John Rahm lifting his first Masters trophy and wearing the famous green jacket. (Photo Credit:

Rahm Saves the Masters from LIV Golf

Holden Popoff, Writer April 22, 2023

The Masters was hosted last weekend in Augusta, Georgia, at Augusta National Golf Club, featuring the best golfers from across the world. The Masters is one of the premier PGA tournaments, and this year,...

Everything Everywhere All At Once Wins Seven Oscars at the 2023 Academy Awards

Everything Everywhere All At Once Wins Seven Oscars at the 2023 Academy Awards

Greta Hugen, Writer April 21, 2023

On March 12, 2023, the team of the 2022 film Everything Everywhere All At Once left the 95th Academy Awards with a total of seven Oscar awards, leaving viewers in awe. A win like this leads many to question...

The Elgin Marbles in the British Museum.

To What Extent Should Museums Preserve History?

Delilah Dakis, Writer and Editor March 14, 2023

For over 200 years, the Greek Parthenon sculptures, also known as the Elgin Marbles, have resided in the British Museum in London, England. The Ottomans, who at a time ruled Greece, sold these artifacts...

Francesca’s advertisement for country styles.

Shop Spring Fashions at The Village of Rochester Hills

Ashley Sapardanis, Writer and Editor March 13, 2023

Spring is right around the corner and so are the latest spring fashion trends for the 2023 season. Trends range anywhere from pajamas to runway inspired looks, and every outfit in between. Whether aspiring...

When Will it End? MSU Mass Shooting Another Reminder of Needed Change

Delilah Dakis, Writer and Editor March 7, 2023

On February 13, 2023, students attending Michigan State University (MSU) in East Lansing, Michigan tragically fell victim to a school shooting resulting in three deaths and five severe injuries. The issue...

Screenshot of TikToker @kayleeavemealone

Are Relationships Being Defined by TikTok Trend?

Ashley Sapardanis, Writer and Editor February 28, 2023

It’s almost guaranteed that those that have TikTok, have seen the viral “Mascara Trend”. Set to the sound “Constellations” by Duster, #MascaraTrend has 167.6 million views. Users compare a significant...

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