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D&D Club leads the way to fantastic worlds

D&D Club leads the way to fantastic worlds

Kimberly Brodersen, Staff Writer

December 12, 2018


Filed under Campus

Members of Dungeons & Dragons (D&D) Club battle goblins and owl-bears in fantasy lands filled with danger and adventure every Friday after school in room D26 . Dungeons & Dragons is a tabletop role-playing game in which a band of travelers goes on quests and adventures. The game was created...

False missile alert leads to real self-reflection

False missile alert leads to real self-reflection

Skylar Weiss, Staff Writer

January 23, 2018


Filed under Opinion

For 38 minutes of my life, I was mentally preparing myself to die. On the morning of Jan. 13, a statewide ballistic missile alert was sent out to cell phones across Hawaii. "BALLISTIC MISSILE THREAT INBOUND TO HAWAII. SEEK IMMEDIATE SHELTER. THIS IS NOT A DRILL." Although the alert was false,...

Normalizing hatred leads to daunting consequences

Normalizing hatred leads to daunting consequences

Nina Heller, Staff Writer

March 28, 2017


Filed under Opinion

While acts of hatred and antisemitism are not a new occurrence, they have been on the rise since the election of Donald Trump as president. In 2017, Anti-Semitism has become an almost daily occurrence, with over 100 Jewish institutions receiving bomb threats since the beginning of the year. The stories of...

Volkswagen scandal leads to fallout

Volkswagen scandal leads to fallout

Ethan Pike, Staff Writer

October 3, 2015


Filed under News

Volkswagen recalled 500,000 of their vehicles after the company intentionally cheated during pollution tests, resulting in cars that emitted 40 times the legal amount of nitrogen oxide. CEO Martin Winterkorn stepped down after the event.  Winterkorn said, "Above all, I am stunned that misconduct...

‘Piece by Piece’ tour leads by example

‘Piece by Piece’ tour leads by example

Kiera Pendleton-White, Staff Writer

August 26, 2015


Filed under A&E

On Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015 the "Piece by Piece" tour made their stop at the Shoreline Amphitheatre and set the bar for future pop concerts. As people slowly filled the seats, the opening act, Abi Ann, started singing her own music like "Future Ex-Boyfriend" as well as covers of songs like Taylor Swi...

Amelia Tupou leads Lady Scots to CCS

Amelia Tupou leads Lady Scots to CCS

November 14, 2013


Filed under Sports

Senior Amelia Tupou led the way as the Lady Scots prepare for the upcoming CCS tournament. The team has been able to excel due to the work Tupou has put in. As the setter, Tupou sets up her teammates with passes that make it as easy as possible for the teammates to get a kill. Without a strong setter,...

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