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Hard Work U: College of the Ozarks

Hard Work U: College of the Ozarks

Sydney Cook, staff writer

April 8, 2019

We live in a world where college is heavily encouraged for students to complete - but what if the cost of the university deters you? College of the Ozarks is a liberal arts college located in Missouri that integrates learning, work, and service. Students who attend this school pay for college in a unique...

Time management tips & tricks

Time management tips & tricks

Taylor Anderson, staff writer

April 4, 2019

“Good time management enables you to work smarter - not harder -” says the Mind Tools Newsletter, “you get more done in less time, even when time is tight and pressures are high.” Time management gives one an advantage over their hectic schedule or chaotic calendar. The ability to deal with...

Tasty vegan meal ideas

Tasty vegan meal ideas

Saousane Bejjaji, staff writer

March 8, 2019

If you’re looking to reduce your meat and dairy consumption, you're in the right place. I myself as the most unshakable carnivore wooer, can even fall in love with some vegan meals! I have listed my top 3 favorite vegan/vegetarian recipes. Vegetable Roll-Ups: This roll-up should be considered a...

Restaurant Review: Coastal Flats

Restaurant Review: Coastal Flats

Miranda Sandoval, online editor

February 26, 2019

The other day, my Mom and I drove to Fairfax Corner and arrived at Coastal Flats around 4:30 for dinner. A part of the Great American Restaurant chain, I have frequented it many times while growing up; I’ve had consistently good experiences each time and so it has earned my respect. Anyways, since...

Netflix & binge: most binge-worthy shows

Netflix & binge: most binge-worthy shows

Adriana Agic, staff writer

January 24, 2019

Most of us have had the feeling of boredom and irritation after we’ve finished binging a show on Netflix. We ask ourselves, “When will the next season be released? What do I watch now? Should I just rewatch something?” Here are some show recommendations to get you out of your rut! Historical: The Crown Numbe...

Best teen jobs available in Reston

Best teen jobs available in Reston

Sara Marzaro, staff writer

January 17, 2019

Working a job during high school can be hard and stressful, but for many people it worth it since you can have more independence and develop a sense of responsibility. Below are some available workplaces to be a restaurant team member: Chipotle Mexican Grill, 1284 - Reston Town Center-(01284) 119...

Top 10 New Year’s resolutions for students

Top 10 New Year’s resolutions for students

Jordan Anderson, staff writer

January 10, 2019

1. Get more sleep: Although it sounds impossible for a high school student, getting more sleep is crucial for long-term success and your health. Also, getting extra sleep is great! 2. Stop doubting yourself: Saying, “I can’t do this,” “There’s no point,” etc. will only hold you back from...

Holiday special: a newspaper-centric gift guide

Holiday special: a newspaper-centric gift guide

Helen Ehrlich, news editor

December 19, 2018

DIY Newspaper wreath 1.) Trace around a plate (circular) to make a base on a sheet of paper 2.) Trace around a smaller plate(circular) onto the center of the first plate you traced 3.) Using a craft blade or scissors cut out the outer circle, then the inner, you can recycle the inner circle, the o...

The best holiday movies & T.V. shows of the season

The best holiday movies & T.V. shows of the season

Helen Ehrlich, news editor

December 19, 2018

Netflix A Christmas Inheritance If you’re looking for the cheesiest, most predictable, and most cliché Christmas movie out there, A Christmas Inheritance is just what you want. It tells the story of a New York girl heading to a small town to discover the true spirit of family and Christmas. Snow st...

Why VSCO is valuable

Why VSCO is valuable

Brooke Snyder, staff writer

December 18, 2018

VSCO - the app that is used for editing and sharing pictures - has become popular, mostly amongst teenage girls that like to share their favorite pictures with friends or the VSCO community. You can use VSCO to edit your pictures with different filters, colors, and themes. There are different variations...

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