North Pointe Now

Leave it to Love: Hunter Adelson and Noelle Conrad

Leave it to Love: Hunter Adelson and Noelle Conrad

By Emma Puglia and Yena Berhane

February 15, 2016


Filed under Leave it to Love, Media, Showcase, Video

From North Pointe Now’s Valentine’s Day special, here’s freshmen Hunter Adelson and Noelle Conrad discussing their relationship.

Leave it to Love: Emily Truss and John Cobau

Leave it to Love: Emily Truss and John Cobau

By Emma Puglia and Yena Berhane

February 15, 2016


Filed under Leave it to Love, Media, Showcase, Video

From North Pointe Now’s Valentine’s Day special, here’s senior Emily Truss and junior John Cobau discussing their relationship.

Keeping it brief: five things to know for the week of Feb. 14-21

Keeping it brief: five things to know for the week of Feb. 14-21

By Alex Harring, Staff Reporter

February 15, 2016


Filed under Keeping it brief, News, Showcase

1. Long-time justice passes Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonin Scalia died at age 79 on Feb. 13, 2016, in Shafter, Texas. Appointed by Ronald Reagan in 1986, Scalia’s death brought controversy over whether President Obama or his successor should appoint the new justice. President Obama commented...

Leave it to Love: Andrew Hallam and Jacqueline Squillace

Leave it to Love: Andrew Hallam and Jacqueline Squillace

By Emma Puglia and Yena Berhane

February 14, 2016


Filed under Leave it to Love, Media, Showcase, Video

From North Pointe Now’s Valentine’s Day special, here’s sophomores Andrew Hallam and Jacqueline Squillace discussing their relationship.

Leave it to Love: Mikah Sherrill and Matt Konczal

Leave it to Love: Mikah Sherrill and Matt Konczal

By Emma Puglia and Yena Berhane

February 14, 2016


Filed under Leave it to Love, Media, Showcase, Video

From North Pointe Now’s Valentine’s Day special, here’s juniors Mikah Sherrill and Matt Konczal discussing their relationship.

Leave it to Love: Piper Perkins and Ryan Kolp

Leave it to Love: Piper Perkins and Ryan Kolp

By Emma Puglia and Yena Berhane

February 14, 2016


Filed under Leave it to Love, Media, Showcase, Video

From North Pointe Now's Valentine's Day special, here's seniors Piper Perkins and Ryan Kolp discussing their relationship.

Pool provides refreshing listening experience

Pool provides refreshing listening experience

By Abbey Cadieux, Assistant Editor

February 10, 2016


Filed under Music, Reviews, Showcase

Rating: 4 stars There’s a certain odd feeling that comes with driving down a mysteriously vacant cityscape just after dark. Indie pop band Porches’ newest album, Pool, encaptures that exact scene. For listeners looking for something to play while cruising down lit-up streets and feeling dreamy,...

Sensational actors play out predictable plot

Sensational actors play out predictable plot

By Allison Lackner and Bella Lawson

February 9, 2016


Filed under Movies, Reviews, Showcase

Rating: 3.5/5 stars As the eleventh whirlwind romance to be produced from novel to film, Nicholas Sparks’ The Choice, had big shoes to fill. The movie is just like the other soppy love stories but with enhanced performances and visually-appealing scenery. The differences  made the same old same...

Keeping it brief: five things to know for the week of Feb. 7-14

Keeping it brief: five things to know for the week of Feb. 7-14

By Emma Puglia, Editor-in-Chief

February 8, 2016


Filed under Keeping it brief, News, Showcase

1. Denver Broncos beat Carolina Panthers Super Bowl 50 In the third most-watched program in TV history, only behind the Super Bowl XLIV and the Super Bowl XLVII, the Carolina Panthers fell to the Denver Broncos 24-10 during Super Bowl 50 on Feb. 7. Though quarterback Peyton Manning continued his strong...

Which Hamilton character are you?

Which Hamilton character are you?

By Sarah Wietecha, Assistant Editor

February 7, 2016


Filed under Features, interactive, Showcase

Take this quiz to find out which character your personality matches.

Sia releases captivating new album

Sia releases captivating new album

By Alex Harring, Staff Reporter

February 5, 2016


Filed under Music, Reviews, Showcase

Rating: 4 stars In her lyrics, Sia claims to not care about singing on key, but someone on her team must. Her new album, This Is Acting, is by far her most powerful set yet. Boasting a power-plop sound, Sia clearly moved past provocative cage dancing to convey her message. The beginning of the a...

Sims 4: Movie Hangout Stuff pack delivers boho style, but lacks movies

Sims 4: Movie Hangout Stuff pack delivers boho style, but lacks movies

By Caitlin Bush and Allison Lackner

February 2, 2016


Filed under Reviews, Showcase, Video Games

Sims 4: Movie Hangout Stuff pack adds a boho chic theme along with two movie related items to the Sims world. The themes combined aren't compatible but the items prove useful for Simmers due to well execution. Still, EA should have created two separate packs, one for the boho items and one with a wider ...