Senior quotes can be a hallmark of leaving your footprint on your school. It’s a way to be remembered by your friends and a way to remind yourself of the type of person you once were. As such, it came as a surprise to many when they learned that seniorRead More →

December 7th 2018. It’s Tech’s first hackathon. You’re an hour late, scrambled into a team of two very last minute, and you have no idea what’s going on. Will you win against a field of 100 coders? No way.  At least, that’s what I thought. I’d gambled my night awayRead More →

Would you want the SHSAT to change for the future? Is the SHSAT a fair evaluation for modern standards of talented students to attend specialized high schools? Over 25,000 students take the test every year to compete for about 5,000 seats for eight of the nine specialized high schools, excludingRead More →

On 34th Street there is a bright green store that will confuse you. I was a victim that got sucked in and left with a desire to return. Welcome to the Crocs store.  Upon entering the store, you are greeted with a Pointillists mural of Lady Liberty, made entirely ofRead More →

Most are probably aware of Principal Newman’s recently implemented policy to tackle ongoing vandalism and the vaping epidemic. With this policy in action, male students are only allowed to use bathrooms on the first, fourth, and seventh floor during class time. In addition to students signing in and out, theyRead More →

People are quick to judge you based on what you wear, what you look like, and how you present yourself. First impressions are crucial, and a great presentation will establish an approachable image of yourself. A well-groomed and neatly dressed individual can most likely create a sense of confidence andRead More →

Smartphones. A resource we need and a distraction we refuse to part with. From going through Instagram to chatting with friends on Messenger and catching up on YouTube videos, time flys. What was supposed to be a ten-minute study “break” suddenly turned into an hour of mindless scrolling. This isn’tRead More →