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11 apps you should already be using

11 apps you should already be using

By Sarah Wietecha, Assistant Editor

January 26, 2016


Filed under Features, interactive, Showcase

From popular applications like Buzzfeed

2015 retrospective

2015 retrospective

By Alex Harring, Web Editor

December 28, 2015


Filed under Features, interactive

A look back at what made 2015 unique.

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away

By Rey Kam, Editor-at-Large

December 23, 2015


Filed under Features, interactive

37 years ago to be exact. Before entering the movie theater with high expectations and a lightsaber secretly shoved into your tub of popcorn, check out these facts about the Star Wars saga. ...

Christmas DIY for the Pinterest-inclined

Christmas DIY for the Pinterest-inclined

By Sarah Wietecha, Assistant Editor

December 22, 2015


Filed under Features, interactive

With Christmas right around the corner, families are pulling out their decorations and trees, baking cookies and preparing for the big day to arrive. Since there are so many different stores popping up dedicated solely to Christmas decorations, there’s not a lot of variety in your basic cookie-cu...

Holiday hodgepodge of cookies

Holiday hodgepodge of cookies

By Emma Puglia, Web-Editor-in-Chief

December 11, 2015


Filed under Features, interactive

It's time to smell the sweet aromas of baking sugar floating throughout the house, time to find random bits of flour showing up in your hair, time to taste the deliciousness that is holiday cookies. If you find yourself with a sweet tooth and a few spare hours this weekend, we've curated a Pinterest board filled with cookie recipes from classic sugar cookies to...

The 80s make a comeback with online shows

The 80s make a comeback with online shows

By Lauren Sexton, Multimedia Editor

November 6, 2015


Filed under Features, interactive

Today’s shows don't seem to be cutting it anymore. They are bland, boring and have been overdone time after time. However, there are shows that still have originality. Check out a list of some of the best 80s shows. ...

Your guide to a spooky halloween

Your guide to a spooky halloween

By Jennifer Kusch, Managing Editor

October 21, 2015


Filed under Features, interactive

Halloween is a week away, and we have curated Pinterest boards to help you with any of your plans on Oct. 31. If you’re looking forward to treats instead of tricks, then you’ll love these spooky recipes for all walks of life—vegan and gluten-free options included. Costumes are always the best part of the evening, and we ha...

Fall recipe round-up

Fall recipe round-up

By Jennifer Kusch, Managing Editor

October 14, 2015


Filed under Features, interactive

Ladies and gentlemen, fall is upon us. The days are getting shorter and trees are changing colors, and with the fall season comes plenty of football games, tailgates, and bonfires. Whether you are cooking for one or feeding an army (or fall sport pasta party), the flavors of autumn never disappoint. We’...

All about the homecoming pep rally

All about the homecoming pep rally

By Alex Harring and Lauren Sexton

October 10, 2015


Filed under Features, interactive

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More about freshman Grant Sachs’ former state, Utah

More about freshman Grant Sachs’ former state, Utah

By Michal Ruprecht, Intern

October 10, 2015


Filed under Features, interactive

After reading the Faces In The Crowd about Grant Sachs' year away from Michigan at Cedar Ridge Academy, you may be wondering what it's like to live in Utah on the other side of the country. We've compiled a Pinterest board filled with the state's government, points of interest and various foods. ...