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Headaches over headphones

by Mellie Mesfin, Online Editor

March 12, 2015

You’re leaving the house. Jacket? Check. Phone? Check. Earphones? Che- where are my earphones? Where are my earphones?! Everyone has a pair that they love. And if we happen to leave our lifelines at home, it’s the end of the worl...

Five myths about Springbrook

by Sanee Lakhani, Staff Writer

November 25, 2014

All Springbrook students are in gangs. This is far from true. Students at Springbrook have their friend groups just like any other high school, but these groups are not gangs. Stereotypes cause the common misconception that th...

LGBT on TV: Controversy or no?

by Dana Jackson, Staff Writer

November 10, 2014

Over the past few years, due to new marriage laws regarding same sex marriage, more and more LGBT people have been appearing on Television. In the current TV season, lesbian, gay or bisexual characters make up 3.9% of the total numbe...

Ebola jokes are ignorant and insensitive

by Jessica Ho, Feature Editor

November 3, 2014

Recently, Ebola has been receiving widespread attention as it has spread to the United States. Due to the increased talk about this deadly disease, jokes about Ebola have made their way onto social media websites and subsequently...

Is APUSH too much of a push for freshmen?

by Michelle Gomes, Assistant Editor

October 21, 2014

One of the listed accomplishments on Springbrook High School’s website is that the school has the highest number of freshmen students enrolled in Advanced Placement United States History (APUSH). However, this fact is not something...

Artists are pushing their fifteen minutes of fame

by Jaspreet Purewal, Print Editor

October 21, 2014

You sit down at your computer to listen to some music and just happen to stumble upon a brand new music video. It starts off with a girl walking from a warehouse-like building to a deli. The girl catches the interest of a butch...

Chronic diseases are becoming overly romanticized

by Lindsey Collins, Photography Editor

October 8, 2014

Who doesn’t love a great love story? Recently, the fiction genre has been filled with novels, movies and television shows, all with several things in common: two teenagers, a heartbreaking plot and unexpected love stemming right f...

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