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The trailblazer that is Sam Smith

The trailblazer that is Sam Smith

Anthony Howard, Social Media Editor

November 28, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

With an immense fluster of desperation after hearing the angelic vocals of Britain's own Sam Smith would leave any listener in a melodramatic haze of sorrow and pleasure. According to Billboard, Smith’s latest body of work, ‘The Thrill Of It All,’ lands him with his first No. 1 album on the Billboa...

Black women misrepresented in magazines

Black women misrepresented in magazines

Montia Daniels, Arts and Entertainment Editor

November 17, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

From boxer braids to blown-out afros, black women have rocked hundreds of hairstyles. Over the course of history, black hair has taken on different meanings. During the times of slavery, boxer braids were used to map out escape routes from plantations. In the 1960’s, afros came to symbolize black l...

Falling into fall with The Howler

Falling into fall with The Howler

Katelyn Sajewicz, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 13, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

All of our fall playlists can be found on Spotify, thehowlerplaylist, and are perfect to drift into fall with.    

Hurray For The Riff Raff: The Navigator, a story through an album

Hurray For The Riff Raff: The Navigator, a story through an album

Anaum Salman, Staff Writer

November 13, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Regularly, songs in an album follow a similar theme. The folk band, Hurray For The Riff Raff, however, released an album which follows a story instead. Alynda Lee Segarra, the face of the band, constructed a character and wrote her story. The band’s new album paints a story of self-discovery and a...

MoviePass barely passing…but it passes

MoviePass barely passing…but it passes

Maxwell Bryn, Co-Arts & Entertainment Editor

November 3, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

America loves its media, but America does not love paying for it. In the age of the internet and digital piracy, we can access a plethora of content for low standard fees. With physical formats of media such as CD stores and movie theatres being left behind, old businesses of America’s yesteryear are d...

Simple fall recipes perfect for after school

Simple fall recipes perfect for after school

Isabelle Kozubowski, Opinions Editor

November 2, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

These easy fall recipes are perfect to make after school or as a quick break from studying. Most of them only take about 20 minutes of actual prep time which is perfect if you need to take your mind off of your homework.

Most anticipated video games of 2017

Most anticipated video games of 2017

Joseph Ortiz, Website Editor

November 1, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

As 2017 comes to an end, taking the time to reflect on the great games that came out is a tradition in the gaming community.

Pumpkin spice–is it nice?

Pumpkin spice–is it nice?

Isabella Petruccione and Paige Schepperley, Co-Editor-in-Chief and Creative Director

November 1, 2017


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Katelyn’s Skincare Routine

Katelyn’s Skincare Routine

October 25, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Morning Routine: 1. Formula 10.0.6 Best Face Forward Daily Foaming Cleanser Passionfruit and Green Tea $5.99 at Ulta Beauty Immediately after I wake up in the morning I wash my face with this cleanser.  It removes oil and reduces skin impurities with green tea and chamomile while passionfruit...

Isabelle’s Skincare Routine

Isabelle’s Skincare Routine

October 25, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Morning Routine: When I’m being really good about my routine (not always as often as I would hope), I start my morning by washing my face. I usually rotate between my Shiseido foaming cleanser or my Desert Essence Tea Tree face wash. Both of these smell so clean and natural, I love how the Shiseido ...

Tweeting his way to infamy: Donald Trump on twitter

Tweeting his way to infamy: Donald Trump on twitter

Isabella Petruccione, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 11, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Recently, the severity of his twitter publicity ramped up when Trump acknowledged a tweet that depicted him hitting former Secretary of State and First Lady Hillary Clinton with a golf ball. This is incredibly unintelligent and laughable blow at Clinton didn’t cease to gain hoards of attention and become a highly debated topic on the social media platform, as violence towards women is never something to be made a joke of.

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