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The Art of the Marathon

The Art of the Marathon

Alex Hughes, Journalist
October 14
Filed under HEALTH, SPORTS, STUDENT LIFE

The idea of running a marathon has always been attractive to me. It is said that the marathon is the ultimate test of human ability. Many people ask me, “Why would you ever want to go out and run 26.2 miles?” There is no one answer to this question. No one runs a marathon for the same reason. E...

Personal Fitness, Students Opinions vs. Teachers Opinions

Personal Fitness, Students Opinions vs. Teachers Opinions

Shannon Thomas and Anna Dinov
May 2
Filed under FEATURES, STUDENT LIFE

  According to Dianne Dudley, a personal fitness teacher at Community High School, approximately 80 percent of our population does not get enough exercise.     “Where we stand, we are getting less and less movement, which contributes to disease and less vitality in life,” agreed Melissa ...

Morgan Forum Wins BSU Talent Show

Morgan Forum Wins BSU Talent Show

Alexandra Hobrecht and Megan Syer
May 2
Filed under NEWS, STUDENT LIFE, UNCATEGORIZED

Inside Room 220, Quinn Strassel was a blur of motion, putting the finishing touches on his forum's act for the BSU Talent Show. In between handing out purple and red wigs, large sweatshirts and assigning dance positions, he called to senior Laura Westervelt to review the movements again. Meanwhile...

Medicine for the Soul

Medicine for the Soul

Mira Simonton-Chao
April 29
Filed under POETRY, STUDENT LIFE

Seated at a booth in Espresso Royale, Carson Borbely grips a pen tightly, her hand hovering just inches above a fresh sheet of notebook paper. The smell of coffee wafts around the spacious shop, the hum of music just barely audible above the light chatter of other customers. As a current senior at Comm...

Travels

Travels

April 11
Filed under SERIES, STUDENT LIFE, TRAVELS

Taylor and Gang Enjoy Some Delicious Bibimbap

Taylor and Gang Enjoy Some Delicious Bibimbap

Kenneth Simpson
March 18
Filed under 1000 WORDS, SERIES, STUDENT LIFE

Why do you like Kosmo so much, Taylor?  "Because it's like my only source of protein and for me this is very healthy."...

The Highlight of the Year

The Highlight of the Year

Marika Chupp and Elena Bernier
March 11
Filed under LOCAL, STUDENT LIFE

Two hundred assorted neon highlighters anxiously awaited 7:00 p.m on March 4th. Moments later the doors of the Neutral Zone would be flooded by a throng of Ann Arbor youths. The fourth annual Live on Washington Highlighter Party was about to begin. The Neutral Zone is a non-profit teen center tha...

FutureStars Finals Captivates Audience for the 14th Time with Raw Talent

FutureStars Finals Captivates Audience for the 14th Time with Raw Talent

Anurima Kumar and Taylor Tucker-Gray
January 26
Filed under FRONT PAGE, SCHOOL, STUDENT ARTS, STUDENT LIFE, UNCATEGORIZED

“SOLD OUT” signs were plastered on the doors of Pioneer High School. Security guards, screaming students and sparkling performers all gathered at the school on Saturday, Jan. 23  for the 14th Annual FutureStars Finals competition. A steady trickle of friends, parents and other enthusiasts filled Schreiber auditorium. The lights flickered an...

12 Video Games You Should Try Out

12 Video Games You Should Try Out

Kenneth Simpson
January 6
Filed under LIFE, STUDENT LIFE

Dance Central Consoles: Xbox 360 Do you enjoy showing off your killer dance moves? If yes, then "Dance Central" is for you. In this rhythm game, the player must gain as many points as they can, matching the dance moves that appear on screen. This game is similar to "Dance Dance Revolution," but instead o...

Jack Cassel

Jack Cassel

Ellen Reed
December 14
Filed under LIFE, STUDENT LIFE

What’s one thing you want to do before you graduate? That’s hard… Probably get a lead role in CET. Cause I’ve liked doing theater for a long time, and I’d be really fulfilling to get a lead role. It’s one of my aspirations. Michigan or Michigan State and why? Well I lived near Lansing for the firs...

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