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Stop relying on the retest

Stop relying on the retest

Caleb Wai, Guest Contributor

November 14, 2018


Filed under Opinion

It’s never the end of the world when you fail a test as you can always retest. Even though retesting can’t bring your grade all the way up to 100, a retest can bring it back to a satisfactory level. All you have to do is study more and go for another try, but does retesting really help the stude...

Keeping Up with Kanika: Spotify playlists

Keeping Up with Kanika: Spotify playlists

Kanika Kappalayil, Staff Reporter

November 13, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

I have a problem making Spotify playlists. Counting and taking into account short playlists that honestly qualify more as faux playlists, I have around more than 40 on my account. I have no doubt in my mind that the number will exponentially grow in the foreseeable future. Some might ...

Say It Louder: contact Congress and curb childhood obesity

Say It Louder: contact Congress and curb childhood obesity

Emma Crampton, Opinion Editor

November 12, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion, Showcase

The news article Lessons from the Lunchroom: Childhood Obesity, School Lunch, and the Way to a Healthier Future by UCSUSA highlights the issues and concerns of growing childhood obesity and how school lunches can help decrease it. Obesity rates among children have more than tripled since 1970. About 16 per...

Real Talk: is it too early to celebrate the holidays

Real Talk: is it too early to celebrate the holidays

Remi Williams, WTV Staff Reporter

November 9, 2018


Filed under Real Talk

In this week's edition of real talk, WTV's Remi Williams hits the halls to ask students if it's too early to celebrate the holidays.

All Voices Matter: time to act on climate change

All Voices Matter: time to act on climate change

Aviance Pritchett, Staff Reporter

November 8, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Last month, it was reported that the world has just over a decade to stabilize climate change. On Nov. 4, the Supreme Court refused to stop a lawsuit that would force the Trump administration to do something about climate change. The plaintiffs of the case were aged between 11 and 22, which is prett...

Real Talk: election results

Real Talk: election results

Remi Williams, WTV Staff Reporter

November 7, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Real Talk

In this week's edition of  Real Talk, WTV's Remi Williams hits the halls to talk to students about Tuesday's midterm elections.

Vote: it’s your right

Vote: it’s your right

Madeline Aronson, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

You've probably heard it quite a few times recently, but everyone over 18 should go vote. It’s November 6, 2018 midterm Election Day, and in Texas, this is an election for the history books. This year is the first time since 1988 that a Democrat has come this close to their Republican opponent in a Senate race, but that is not the only important election you should participate in. There are so many spots up to the vo...

Keeping Up with Kanika: enjoy the moment

Keeping Up with Kanika: enjoy the moment

Kanika Kappalayil, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

The annual Trunk-or-Treat event was on Oct. 29, and for many younger kids it was a sweet surprise to go trunk to trunk getting candy and showing off their costumes, But it also served as a pivotal moment for my outlook going forward senior year. With college apps and scholarship deadlines marking...

Extra fees keep gaming experience from the next level

Extra fees keep gaming experience from the next level

Ian LaPerre, Guest Contributor

November 5, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

In the past few years, microtransactions have been becoming commonplace in the video game industry. Microtransactions are the small in-game purchases you can make, using real money, for certain upgrades and unlockable items. In the beginning microtransactions were mainly for additional downloadabl...

Real Talk: daylight saving time

Real Talk: daylight saving time

Prachurjya Shreya, Managing Editor

November 2, 2018


Filed under A&E, Opinion, Real Talk

In this week’s edition of Real Talk, WTV’s Prachurjya Shreya hits the halls to ask students how they feel about daylight saving time.

All Voices Matter: vulnerability is not a weakness

All Voices Matter: vulnerability is not a weakness

Aviance Pritchett, Staff Reporter

November 1, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Society often portrays males as strong, independent individuals. They don’t cry, because only girls do that. They don’t talk about what troubles them, because only girls do that. Vulnerability is seen as weakness, something that only girls possess. And while that’s an issue to imply that girls are weak for showing their emotions, I al...

Report bullying and possibly save a life

Report bullying and possibly save a life

Aliza Porter, Assignment Editor

October 31, 2018


Filed under Opinion

From the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in February to the recent Butler High School shooting, there remains a long list of school shootings in 2018. More and more teenagers are getting ahold of guns, but is this the real issue? The real issue could be the person sitting next to you while you read this article, or ...

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