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Hit the road to see what college is really like

Hit the road to see what college is really like

September 12, 2011
Filed under College Admissions, Opinion

By Kelvin Noronha | Staff | September 11, 2011 Although it’s difficult to find time what with homework and extracurriculars (and a life), try taking a trip to your top 5-10 colleges when classes are in session. I visited eight universities over the summer, and found that an actual walk-around reve...

Jenna’s weekly rant: PDAs

Jenna’s weekly rant: PDAs

September 9, 2011
Filed under Jenna's Rants, Opinion

By Jenna Garcia| Opinion Editor | Sept. 9, 2011 you are very gross stop groping in the school hall seriously dude A haiku I wrote to express my emotions about PDA. School is bad enough at the beginning of the school year, especially with the consistent hot weather we’ve been getting, ...

The Facebook dilemma: Part One

The Facebook dilemma: Part One

September 1, 2011
Filed under Opinion

By Vanessa Massel | Opinion Editor | Sept. 1, 2011 “Sign up," Facebook told me with its ugly yet tantalizing green button calling out to me. I obeyed, clicking the ‘Sign Up’ button on Facebook and saw the magically simple form. All I needed to enter was my name, my email, a password, my...

And so I stumble ever onwards. . .

And so I stumble ever onwards. . .

August 29, 2011
Filed under Opinion

Harry Menear | Entertainment Editor | Aug, 29 2011 "Dear Icebergs, Sorry to hear about global warming. Karma's a b**** huh? Sincerely, The Titanic." I chuckle quietly to myself and move the pointer to the blue thumb in the top left-hand corner of the screen. Once I have signified that I ap...

And they [were] all yellow

And they [were] all yellow

August 22, 2011
Filed under Guest Opinion, Opinion

Todd Borden | Guest opinion | August 22, 2011 Look at the stars, look how they shine for you, and they [were] all yellow I remember my first DP football game in 1975; I was awed by the team as they ran out onto the field in their navy blue jerseys and yellow helmets. Earlier, I remember watching ...

A senior’s advice for newest Chargers

A senior’s advice for newest Chargers

August 11, 2011
Filed under Opinion

By Ben Sutton |Editor-in-Chief |August 11, 2011  August is a tough month for 14 year olds. At this point your post-graduation buzz has long since worn off, you begin to sense summer vacation nearing its end, and at the end of the road looms the unspeakable, unthinkable horror: high school. Charting a safe course through an ocean of bullies and jocks and cruel teachers may see...

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