• Editorial

    Story of My Life

    by  • February 17, 2017 • Editorial, Opinion • 0 Comments

    “Stories are compasses and architecture; we navigate by them, we build our sanctuaries and our prisons out of them, and to be without a story is to be lost in the vastness of a world that spreads in all directions like arctic tundra or sea ice.” -Rebecca Solnit, The Faraway Nearby If you’re reading this...

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    Perfectly Flawed

    by  • January 30, 2017 • Editorial, Homepage • 0 Comments

    Not everyone is perfect. Whenever I end up thinking about my flaws, I always come back to a certain lyric that helps me realize that that’s okay. “We’re all imperfect in a perfect way.” – Witt Lowry In a way, that is my own personal mantra. By remembering that simple line, I see that...

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    Embrace It

    by  • December 14, 2016 • Editorial, Homepage • 0 Comments

    I remember visiting colleges my sophomore year, not knowing what I was getting myself into, and here I am in my senior year, and I still don’t know what I’m getting myself into. It is finally that time, applications are in, I am patiently (not really) waiting for my acceptance/rejection letters. I’ve been doing...

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    A New Beginning

    by  • October 27, 2016 • Editorial, From the Editor • 0 Comments

    Honestly, being the Editor-in-Chief of The Blue and Gold newspaper has been such a surreal experience so far. In 2012, I was fresh out of middle school and new to high school. I felt like a fish out of water.  I was just a freshman who did not know what he was really getting...

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    The Power of Knowledge (And Why It’s So Constantly Taken For Granted)

    by  • March 17, 2016 • Editorial, Homepage • 0 Comments

    It wasn’t until I was watching the Democratic debate recently, while I was listening to presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders discuss the environment, that it hit me. Hydraulic fracturing–a topic I had recently covered in my science class–is more than just a unit that I had to memorize to pass another quiz....

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    Customize Your Ride

    by  • January 12, 2016 • Editorial, Homepage • 0 Comments

    Have you ever seen a car with its wheels slanted outwards? Don’t worry, it’s not broken; the car was actually purposely built like that. People spend countless hours perfecting their stance builds. Stance is when car-owners “drop” or lower their cars, so low that almost the whole car is touching the ground. Along with...

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