Monthly Archives: January 2024

The FAFSA is Live and It Needs Your Attention!

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As students apply for colleges, covering tuition in full becomes a hurdle, pushing us to seek financial aid. Even while navigating this process, challenges arise, adding extra stress to students.

As we delve into the complexities of the financial aid …

FAFSA Frustration: Unforeseen Glitches Delay Financial Aid Applications

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In the highly anticipated lead-up to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) opening day, students were met with unexpected frustration and confusion. The widely relied upon application, scheduled to open its doors on the promised date, December 31st, …

 A Guide to New Clubs in the 2023-24 School Year

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Interested in joining a club this year? Don’t know which one to choose? Check out some of the new clubs that were formed this school year. New York City Explorers Club, Graphic Design Club, and Green Thumb Society are just …

IS GEN ALPHA THE MOST TERRIFYING GENERATION YET?

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Generation Alpha, a generation that has been raised with technology, may be losing their sense of respect in the midst of all those pixels. Recently there has been a concern saying that the generation is disrespectful and technology addicted. There …

Scam Calls on the Rise

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Caption: Now that a new year is upon us, reconsider answering that sketchy phone number as it may be a potential scam call.

Have you ever received a call from an unknown number posing as an employee from a big …

BSU: The Hottest Club at Edison?

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About 40 clubs have been offered to students this year, with a diverse range of options. In just this first term, one club in particular has stuck out – is Edison’s Black Student Union setting the standard for clubs?

“I …

Has Social Media Ruined Thrifting? 

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Recently, it seems like shopping second-hand is the new “hip thing” for young people to do. It used to be looked down upon as something shameful. Influencers on social media have glamorized the practice and everyone is doing it now! …

Should Gypsy Rose Blanchard Be Released?

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Gypsy Rose Blanchard was granted parole and scheduled for an early release on December 28th, 2023. Blanchard was a victim of long-term abuse at her mother “Dee Dee” Blanchard’s hands. 

Blanchard pleaded guilty to her role in her mother’s murder …

Festive or Depressive: A High School Winter Experience

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The societal expectations associated with the winter holidays have shifted as we mature and become older. For many teens, they tend to face the reality of the winter holidays; the cost of gifts, emotional and mental burdens, and rotting away …

Edison Leaves Students Hungry for More

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In the ever-evolving landscape of our high school, the changes in the cafeteria have become a spicy topic among the students. With renovations of the commodity being completed just last year to streamline lunch services and make them more efficient, …