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Heels Distract in the School Environment

Heeyoung Sim, Opinions Editor

November 15, 2013

Filed under Columns, Opinion

The way you dress is a hugely personal choice, and the hallways of McNeil feature many eclectic styles. Step out during passing periods and you’ll see everything from beat-up combat boots to sequined tank-tops to collared pol...

Candy Crush Saga Plays to Your Sweet Tooth

Aleah Goldberg, Copy Editor

October 16, 2013

Filed under Opinion

Last April, the world’s collection of addicting substances increased by one. One of the most frustrating, addicting and pocket-emptying creations took over many lives. The name of this source of stress and procrastination: Candy...

Thoughts on Moving

Nikki Eduave, Reporter

October 8, 2013

Filed under Opinion

When I first visited Texas in 2012, I was completely oblivious to the fact that my mom was scoping out the area under the pretense of taking us on a spring break vacation. I actually kind of liked it: I liked the fact that Aus...

Class about Finance Would Prepare Students for Future

Quinn Phelan, Editor in Chief

June 30, 2013

Filed under Opinion

Something that I think is missing in almost every school’s curriculum is a required class on personal finance. There are so many classes that we take in high school that make me wonder when will I ever need this? I’m sure...

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