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Fitness in the pandemic

Jack Drobny, Staff Writer

1:04 pm

Since a young age I’ve been a skinny person. My high metabolism mixed with poor eating choices left me with a slender physique that I thought I couldn’t do anything about. Participating in long distance running sports didn...

Teens should follow politics

Alexis Radke-Chism, Staff Writer

September 21, 2020

If you were asked what political party you identify with, would you have an answer? There are so many teens today that don’t take the time to care about current politics, or even know how the political system truly works....

OPS classes should stay online

Cecilia Zahm, Staff Writer

September 21, 2020

Online learning hasn’t been ideal, and it has its downsides, but it’s the best option there is for handling coronavirus. Going back in person creates unnecessary problems that need to be seriously considered. 

Black owned businesses to support during the pandemic

Elena Correa, Staff Writer

September 19, 2020

The Coronavirus pandemic has hit the economy very hard, especially small businesses. It has also been observed that black small business owners have been affected more negatively than their white counterparts. With this in mind,...

Systemic racism exists and proof is in the education system

Elena Correa, Staff Writer

September 19, 2020

Systemic racism has been a hot topic of discussion since the beginning of the protests in the name of the Black Lives Matter movement. Now, white Americans are questioning “Does systemic racism exist?” “Has racism gone away?”...

Activities to do in fall during a pandemic

Shyla Youngs, Staff Writer

September 18, 2020

This time of year, there are normally many opportunities to have fun and enjoyable times with friends, family or alone. However, with everything going on right now, it might seem harder to think of things to do while still bei...

Disney faces serious controversy with Mulan

Olivia Gilbreath, Editor-in-Chief

September 18, 2020

Disney released Mulan as a live action princess movie on Sept. 4, 2020. Initially, Disney fans were excited for another remade classic- the company has already turned movies like “Aladdin” and “Beauty and the Beast” into ...

Discovering new music during quarantine: Françoise Hardy

Grace Ridgley, Staff Writer

September 17, 2020

With plenty of downtime during the Coronavirus quarantine, one of my favorite activities to keep busy was discovering different musical artists. These stretched from rap to classical with everything in between. Listening to...

An inadvertent bonus of the coronavirus quarantine is the perfect environment to train and get to know a new pet

Grace Ridgley, Staff Writer

September 17, 2020

Adopting a pet can be one of the most exciting yet nerve-racking things. One major problem with adopting, especially for someone with a busy schedule, is the need to spend plenty of time with the new pet. An inadvertent bonus...

Vala’s Pumpkin Patch opening amid pandemic

Sophia Sgourakis, Section Editor

September 16, 2020

Fall: when pumpkin-spice-everything returns, haunted houses open, and pumpkin patches become filled with not only pumpkins, but people too. In Omaha, one of the most visited places during the fall season is Vala’s Pumpkin Patch....

Ways to support social activism, other than protesting

Daniel Graham, Staff Writer

September 14, 2020

 Protesting is one of the most effective ways to participate in social activism, but it’s by no means the only way. Below is a short list of things you can do to show your support, other than protesting.  1. Sign petitions: This is prob...

Being a teenager during a pandemic

Mackenzie Coughlin, Staff Writer

September 8, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has obviously changed many aspects of how our world lives and communicates. We’ve resorted to online video chatting to take classes, have birthday parties, and even hold weddings. Staying home as...

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