Stem Corner

Sanjana Chava, Feature Editor

April 3, 2019

Climate change has been an ongoing problem around the world, with greenhouse gases heating up the atmosphere. Out of all the greenhouse gases, carbon dioxide is the one that has been a leading cause in global warming. The amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere has been increasing around the world,...

What influences a child’s upbringing?

Malavika Santhosh, Reporter

April 3, 2019

I remember being seven years old, having newly moved to America. As I looked around me and my peers, I noticed something. I began to notice it more and more as I saw depictions of American families on TV and the world around me. You see, most shows that I saw on TV portrayed a caucasian family, while...

Student Personal Stories

Bryanna Fernandez and Evie Smith

April 3, 2019

Maddi McNiel ('19) had it all figured out. She was destined to be a builder,a designer, a architect. As a child, blueprints filled her journals and it didn’t matter where, “whether it be at home, at school, or even at church,” she was constantly drawing. As her dream became more important, ...

What in the World?

Evie Smith, Photo Editor, Co-Litterbox Editor

March 22, 2019

In the village of Paricutín, a farmer by the name of Dionisio Pulido was working in a cornfield. According to the SDSU geology website, on the morning of February 20, 1943, he noticed a crack on a small hill. Pulido describes, “the ground swelled and raised itself 2 or 2.5 meters high, and a kind...

Cracking conspiracy theories

Stehanie Rodriguez and Rebecca Del La Torre

March 22, 2019

The Demon Horse A sculptor by the name of Luis Jimenez sculpted Blue Mustang, a 32-foot horse with red, glaring eyes that glow in the day and night; although that detail is scary enough itself, it gets worse. The sculpture fell on Luis Jimenez during the process of creation and killed him. Many believ...

Tracking down Bigfoot

Cody Winkelman, Co-Sports Editor

March 22, 2019

Many of you probably know about the mythical creature Bigfoot. Many believe Bigfoot is wandering around somewhere in the wilderness; however there are people who don’t believe in Bigfoot due to a lack of evidence. In a poll taken by Bothell students, only 37% believe Bigfoot is real opposed to the...

STEM corner

Sanjana Chava, Feature Editor

March 22, 2019

Most people know what a normal visit to the doctor’s office usually entails . You show up at the doctor’s office and check in at the front desk and wait for around 30 minutes to see your doctor. However, when you finally get to meet your doctor, you only get to speak to them for around 15-20 minutes;...

Gen-Z dictionary: decode what you hear in the halls

Malavika Santhosh and Nyla Libed

March 22, 2019

The English language is ever-changing. It evolves and grows, adapting to the changes going on in the environment around it. Slang, or short language, is a big part of communication, and changes and evolves just like normal language does. Over the years, many slang words have gone in and out of style,...

Personality types

Bryanna Fernandez, Reporter

March 22, 2019

Everybody around you is different. Sometimes it may be hard to even understand why and how others are the way they are. Majority of us are familiar with the terms introvert and extrovert. You might be one of them. Let’s go into depth about each term. Introvert: This is a person who tends to be more...

Holidays for the Homeless

Rebecca Del La Torre, Reporter

March 22, 2019

As the holidays approach and the weather gets colder/ many homeless people struggle to live off the streets in such harsh conditions. While Seattle continues to become greater plus more expensive, it leaves families and citizens in a financial pit. How to help the homeless this season: There are many...

How to be happier

Evie Smith, Photo Editor, Co-Litterbox Editor

March 22, 2019

Singing can make people happier. People are singing everywhere, many tv shows are based on singing competitions and, for those who are less talented, karaoke nights are a perfect opportunity to compete. Buddy the Elf was on to something when he said, “The best way to spread Christmas cheer, is singing...

Black History Month

Stephanie Rodriguez, Reporter

March 12, 2019

African American History month, or more commonly known as Black History Month, is an annual celebration which commemorates the achievements of African Americans and their contribution to the history of the United States. Black History Month used to be only a week. A Harvard historian named Cart...

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