Monthly Archives: December 2015

Starbucks Mobile

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This shows that the lines have been reduced at Starbucks.

 This year Starbucks started their new online ordering. Having the ability to order online saves us time we don’t normally have to wait on long lines. With the new mobile ordering, you download the app, get a Starbucks card connected to the app, order the drink of your choice (with customizations), and pick it up […]

What’s on Your Wishlist This Christmas?

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Assorted gifts for your loved ones during this holiday season.

As the most wonderful time of the year is upon us, everyone is in a frenzy trying to find the perfect gift for their loved ones.   When asked what an ideal gift would be, Julia Persaud said, “You can never go wrong with jewelry or perfume for girls.”  The ultimate challenge is to personalize […]

Create Your Own Personalized Christmas!

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A before and after of the designs you can make with this ornament.
Photo Credit: Bethzaida Roldan

Christmas is the time of year where many people become creative and think of new and everlasting ways to celebrate the holidays. Putting up fairy lights, assembling the reindeer and everyone’s favorite, decorating the Christmas tree. Hanging the same old ornaments that you use every year can become boring but embellishing the tree with your […]

The Story of an Hour…of Code

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The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that there will be over one million computing jobs open by 2022.  Because of the increasing need for those who know programming languages and computer science majors in the technology world, a nonprofit organization has taken the initiative to teach younger students how to code across the world.  It […]

8 Things You Need to Know For Your College Essay

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A college essay is a big part of the college application process. This is a part where grades don’t mean a thing and where you are looked at as a person rather than a student. “It is important to be yourself while writing your college essay,” senior Torendra Rasik says. “Sounding mature and being honest […]

Fall TV – Hits and Misses

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How To Get Away With Murder is a must-see show.
Photo Credit: ABC

   The Fall season on Television is when primetime programming puts out the best shows they have to offer. Different TV shows either end up successful or cancelled, based off ratings that are usually higher if the series is worth the watch. So what shows are worth the bingewatch over Christmas break? Which could you never […]

Everything you Need to Know About Record Players

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This Crosley 5-in-1 turntable also lets you play tapes, CDs, mp3 and radio.

    Been inside an Urban Outfitters lately? Surely you must’ve walked by their collection of record players before. Maybe your family has an old one, from back when they were used by just about everyone. Lately there’s been some hype going around with bringing old technology back, with not just record players but polaroid cameras and […]

Take Time Out For Beauty!

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The picture on the right was before and the picture on the left was after her results.

Many people are agitated by the appearance of periorbital circles- or as you probably think of them, “Those enormous dark circles under my eyes.” Dark circles under your eyes can make you look older and those who have them are often told that, “You look tired.”  It is sometimes called shadows or dark rings under […]

Christmas Secular Since When?!?

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Christmas has not become too secular. Yes, technically it’s a Christian holiday. However, December in America today is a time to spread a message of good cheer by reuniting with family and friends, and it need not have anything to do with the religion. To many atheist and agnostic humanists, this time of year transcends […]

How Do You Play? The 2015 Game Awards

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Game of the Year, 2015!

         On Thursday, December 3rd the 2015 Game Awards took place in Los Angeles, California. The Game Awards are produced by Geoff Keighley with the main purpose celebrating the very best games of 2015. In addition to that, world premieres of the games 2016 holds are also shown along with musical performaces by deadmau5, the […]