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Interactions With Technology

August 26, 2013

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With many teenagers grabbing at their smartphone whenever they get the opportunity, it’s not a surprise that toddlers will grow up in a technological world. Learning from iPads and Nooks, is all they have known so far. Inte...

Top Five Cheap Things To Do Over The Summer

May 23, 2013

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1. Go to the Denver Art Museum.  It is $3 for kids six to 18 if they live in Colorado.  It is a cheap and fun way to see amazing modern art or old artifacts. You can take your friends to the museum and then meander around downtown...

Tips For Passing AP Exams

May 6, 2013

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ALIA REZA It's officially that time of year. AP Exams start May 6 and continue on until May 17. Stressing out? Here are some tips on how to raise your scores to the very top: 1) Review. If you have a review book don't put i...

“Oblivion” Receives 3 out of 5 Stars

April 30, 2013

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CLAIRE OLIVER Tom Cruise stars in the new movie "Oblivion" with Morgan Freeman and Andrea Rosenburg. The movie had a strong opening week with $38 million at the box office. The plot for the movie is confusing so I will try...

Five Movies to Watch Over Summer

April 30, 2013

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MICHAEL O’SULLIVAN  With summer right around the corner, the season of summer movies can be eagerly anticipated by students of all tastes.  Here are five films that are sure to warrant your attention in the upcoming mon...

The Great Gatsby Movie Soundtrack Has Fans In An Uproar

April 29, 2013

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ALIA REZA Could the most anticipated album of 2013 be a movie soundtrack? Maybe. Famous music artist, Jay-Z, was picked to make the soundtrack for the upcoming Baz Luhrmann film, The Great Gatsby. And he chose quite a lot of...

Doctor Who: 50th Anniversary

April 22, 2013

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CLAIRE OLIVER As the television show Doctor Who is reaching it’s 50th anniversary, the show’s popularity has infected not only all of England but most of the United States. The show began in 1963 and has had a steady running...

Places to Fish Near Highlands Ranch

April 22, 2013

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KELSEY LUKE, TAYLOR YAW, and KENNA DAUGHERTY Living in the suburbs, it seems as though there are limited places to fish close by. However, if you drive a few miles there is a plethora of fishing locations that will be sure to cur...

What To Do With Your Prom Dress After Prom

April 22, 2013

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Girls always spend hours looking for the perfect dress to wear to Prom... and then they never wear it again after that. That beautiful gown you danced in all of Saturday night simply sits in the closet collecting dust year after...

Summer Bucket List

April 19, 2013

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ANNA PIPPIN & EMMA COOPER Summer Bucket List: 1. Have a paint war- Fill water balloons with paint, and throw them at each other. Make sure to wear a white t-shirt and frame it. Be sure to use washable paint! 2. Sleep on...

Book vs. Movie: Anna Karenina

April 15, 2013

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CLAIRE OLIVER The book Anna Karenina is a celebrated Russian novel written by Leo Tolstoy. The book mainly highlights two love stories. The first is of Anna Karenina, a married woman, and Alexei Vronsky, a young military officer....

The Culture of Food: The Benefits of Learning how to Cook

April 15, 2013

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Last weekend, I ended up with five kids in my kitchen. One of them was me, yes. Two were the other members of my Spanish IV project group, another was my freshman brother, and the last was his partner for his Spanish II projec...

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