Monthly Archives: April 2016

Frying Our Brains? Cellphones and Cancer


By: Alima Mootoo Cell phones are used everywhere by many people, but what few users know is that they can possibly cause its users to develop cancer. The World Health Organization has listed mobile phone use in the same “carcinogenic

Horoscopes from Tig: Week 14

Backyard Burn Oct. 27th
6:00-7:30 pm

Compiled by: Jasmine Burroughs Aries This week is going to be your week, but don’t take it to the head. Taurus Rest your head little one  because your week is finally over. Gemini Be the bigger person when it comes

A Bunny with Eggs: The Story Behind It All


By: Jasmine Burroughs How can a bunny lay eggs? Some might ask themselves this question over and over again, but the real meaning behind all this Easter egg business is this: Easter originated in a Pagan Europe environment.  The pagans

Pressed and Wrinkle Free: Girls Pressured by Society


By: Carolina Hughes Women are supposed to perfect: perfect bodies, perfect lives, perfect clothes, perfect everything. These standards are set by magazines, models, clothing companies, and beauty product manufacturers; women are attacked from all sides with solutions about how they

Is Your Life Worth That Message? Texting can Wait!


By: Ny’Stacia Hechavarria Texting and driving is the biggest driving complaint that faces not just teens but adults too. There have been many campaigns to try and stop driving and texting, but all drivers seem to do is ignore the

Is Bigger Always Better? The Tiny House Movement


By: Abigail Calhoun The Tiny House Movement is a social movement where people are choosing to downsize the space they live in. The typical American home is estimated to be around 2,600 square feet, however, the typical tiny houses can