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Who’s laughing now?

Who’s laughing now?

Julia Eisenshtadt, Managing Editor

May 23, 2017


Filed under Opinion

These days, avoiding a political conversation is nearly impossible, especially on Saturday nights. For over forty years, Saturday Night Live has sketched its way through politics and the inauguration of the 45th President of the United States is no different. The cultural significance of SNL is pro...

Something That You Will Take With You

Something That You Will Take With You

Jake Weitzman, Managing Editor

May 22, 2017


Filed under Opinion

For the spring play, the Broken Leg Theatre Company chose the play “You Can’t Take it with You.” The two hour production was indeed a comedy, complete with jokes, silliness, and chaos. The play is about two people, Alice and Tony, who fall in love and are trying to get their two very different...

New Electronic Music Hits The Dance Floor

New Electronic Music Hits The Dance Floor

Hanna Halstead and Staff Writer

May 18, 2017


Filed under Opinion

While she may not be widely popular, Adara, an up and coming new musician focusing on electronic dance music (EDM), has released an album called AfterGlow EP. When I was first introduced to her, I was surprised by the quality and ingenuity presented by her music, and I instantly fell in love. Though...

A Taste of Authentic Italy In Detroit

A Taste of Authentic Italy In Detroit

Carly Armstrong, Feature Editor

May 18, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Roma Café is a quaint restaurant in the heart of Midtown with an authentic Italian feel. Roma opened in 1890, making it Detroit’s oldest restaurant, and one that has continued to grow while being owned and operated by the same family for generations. Having just vacationed in Italy, I am a self-proclaimed...

A Fad Diet Or A New Way Of Life?

A Fad Diet Or A New Way Of Life?

Caitlin Finerty, Feature Editor

May 18, 2017


Filed under Opinion

When my mom went on a specialized plan in January that included guidelines for meals, workouts, and even meditation, I was happy for her. But, knowing my mother, she would use this opportunity to drag me into her plan, which I was scared of trying and failing. So, starting after New Years, my mom began...

What The Hawkeye can learn from Minhaj’s Monologue

What The Hawkeye can learn from Minhaj’s Monologue

Anish Tamhaney, Editor In Chief

May 7, 2017


Filed under Opinion

In his monologue at the White House Correspondents Dinner, comedian Hasan Minhaj highlighted the importance of the First Amendment during times of blinding, polarized politics, a message that resonated with me on a distinctly personal level.   As a high school journalist I strive to accu...

Yummy Cupcakes is More Than Yummy

Yummy Cupcakes is More Than Yummy

Jillian Abbo, Staff Writer

May 4, 2017


Filed under Opinion

If I could be one food item, it would be a cupcake. But not just any cupcake, a yummy cupcake from Yummy Cupcakes. Simply walking into yummy cupcakes provides a breath of fresh air. On that Wednesday afternoon, the cozy and cute ambience greets its customers with a smile on their faces. Reading int...

The Alaskan Impact

The Alaskan Impact

Skylar Raitt, Photo Editor

February 16, 2017


Filed under Opinion

I am not the same person. After wedging and stuffing my life into one small hiking pack, I left for seven weeks to Alaska, The Last Frontier, and it changed me. Despite my knowledge of camping, I knew nothing about the state of Alaska. Not one thing. Even though I was raised to apprecia...

Motivation strategies, your guide to success

Motivation strategies, your guide to success

Jenny She, Staff Writer

February 14, 2017


Filed under Opinion

It’s a new semester. New schedule, new classes, new teachers, new classmates, new surroundings. It’s a fresh start. Time to polish up your GPA this semester, right? On your way home from school, you’re thinking about the long list of things you have to do before this week ends: finish that long...

Seeing double

Seeing double

Skylar Raitt and Jayden Raitt (Guest Writer)

February 13, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Pro Sisters by birth, friends by choice That’s my answer when people ask me what it’s like being a twin. It must be fun being a twin. It’s a gift. One that only a select few get to receive. And I am one of them.  Having a twin is the best gift I could ever ask for. Where is S...