How to Learn a Foreign Language (By Yourself!)

By: Jackie Thompson Foreign languages are becoming increasingly prevalent in today’s education system. Most students are roped into some sort of foreign language requirement whether in high school or beyond. Here are a few tips for struggling foreign language students and aspiring polyglot alike: Free language resources galore: There are tons of apps on the market devoted to foreign language learning. Duolingo is a great … Continue reading How to Learn a Foreign Language (By Yourself!)

5 Upcoming Summer Movies

by Bridget Richard With the 2016 award season already completed, many people are looking forward for the season of summer blockbusters to begin. 1. Captain America: Civil War: The long-awaited film in the Captain America series is set to be released in North America on May 6. This will be the third installment in the series of Captain America movies, this time featuring the other … Continue reading 5 Upcoming Summer Movies

Movie Review: Zootopia

by Jaimie Franz “Zootopia” is a fun family movie around the premise of animals acting like humans would but still keeping primitive features to their species. The movie follows around a small, hopeful bunny making her dreams come true in a big world. It is rated PG and lasts 108 minutes. Released on March 4, Zootopia is still quite popular in theaters, having several showings a day. … Continue reading Movie Review: Zootopia

Conor McGregor Retired?

By Kasen Stephensen Conor McGregor, 27 year old Irish MMA fighter and featherweight champion, released a tweet on April 19 stating, “I have decided to retire young. Thanks for the cheese.  Catch ya’s later.” It was retweeted 165,000 times and sent shock-waves through the MMA community.  His coach shortly after tweeted, “Well was fun while lasted,” adding to the incredulity of fans, athletes, and coaches. … Continue reading Conor McGregor Retired?

The Perfect Makeup for your Perfect Prom Dress

by Alyssa Rogers Finding the perfect prom dress is stressful. Once you have that, then you have to decide how to wear your makeup. Choosing colors and types can be extremely overwhelming. Try using this guide if you’re stuck…(and trust me, you’re not the only one stuck). GENERAL RULES OF THUMB FOR ALL GIRLS GOING TO PROM: Make sure to wear foundation that does not … Continue reading The Perfect Makeup for your Perfect Prom Dress

New York Primary Results

By: Rachel Stewart The crucial primary election in New York has finished and the results are in. Donald Trump won for the Republican Party, receiving 89 delegates with John Kasich swooping in for a measly 4 delegates, and Ted Cruz did not take home any. Hillary Clinton won majority for the Democrats. However, just because Clinton won does not mean Sanders went home with as … Continue reading New York Primary Results

Bellbrook’s 2016 After-Prom

by Henry Wong Bellbrook High School’s After-Prom is Sunday, April 24 from 12 am to 4 am at Five Seasons Sports Club. Tickets are $20 and include a commemorative t-shirt with the Great Gatsby theme. After-Prom, a long running tradition at Bellbrook High School, has in the past been at Skateworld, the Kettering Recreation Center, Skyzone, and other venues. The goal of After-Prom is to … Continue reading Bellbrook’s 2016 After-Prom

Making Change

By Sarah Rovinsky There’s been an ongoing push to get a woman on currency. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew announced in 2015 that he might replace Alexander Hamilton, the current face of the $10, with a woman. Loyal supporters argued the removal of Andrew Jackson, a man responsible for the Trail of Tears and opponent to the central banking system, instead of  Hamilton, a  founder of  … Continue reading Making Change

Ivy Park- New Athletic Clothing Line by Beyonce Knowles

By: Harmony Takhar Beyonce Knowles-Carter has been pretty busy lately, from her jaw-dropping performance at the 2016 Superbowl to her announcement of a new album to be released this year not to mention she’s a mother of a 4-year old girl, Blue Ivy, meaning she’s really putting in quite a bit of work. Somehow, among all the projects she’s working on, she was even able … Continue reading Ivy Park- New Athletic Clothing Line by Beyonce Knowles