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Celebrities speak out

Damilare Samuel Oyetibo

February 7

Filed under Lifestyle

Celebrities are most known for their contribution to humanitarian causes but due to the recent election of United States President, Donald Trump, they have decide to voice their opinions about some very controversial topics. This ...

A trail of gold

Matthew Chakwin

February 7

Filed under Lifestyle

With the new year has come film award season. Although certain films have been dominating their respective categories of nomination at awards shows, there is still an air of uncertainty in which films will end up on top. The h...

Engineering class gives students practical knowledge

Luke McNamara

February 7

Filed under Lifestyle

Every year at Curtis the teachers and staff try to expand the school’s repertoire of classes to fit the needs of its students. One of this year’s new additions is an engineering class, a rising field with new career paths ...

Classic Movies get Second Life through Netflix

Trinity Keefer

February 7

Filed under Lifestyle

Do you ever find yourself on Netflix with nothing to watch? I have the perfect solution for you, so pull up a chair, invite some friends over, and watch the  1961 classic movie “Breakfast at Tiffany’s.” Inspired by the no...

Voice actors strike slows video game production

Hannah Lonergan

December 19

Filed under Lifestyle

On October 19th, a voice actor strike began that may affect some popular video game companies. You may be familiar with the voices of some voice actors from your favorite games, and recently they’ve shared their dissatisfaction wi...

Learning the Ropes

Eric Irvine

November 14

Filed under Lifestyle

Every year at Curtis a new batch of freshmen begin their high school career sometimes confused and alone. They face new problems and troublesome questions that this year’s sophomore, junior, and senior class have already solve...

Curtis students work to create safe haven for transgender students

Damaris Estudillo

November 14

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In May 2016, The Obama administration announced that transgender students would be allowed to use the bathroom that corresponds with their gender identity. This decision caused controversy across the country. North Carolina deci...

Hitting the gym

Heather Rahn

November 14

Filed under Lifestyle

Fans of the beloved Pokemon series had something to look forward to over the summer with the release of the mobile game “Pokemon Go.” The game released in North America on July 6th, finally gave dedicated fans and new players...

Misconceptions of high school

Lara Scafo, Editor

December 3

Filed under Lifestyle

Ava Ruberti, Freshmen This current “freshie”, as some would call her, entered  her last leg of mandatory education believing, because of shows like “Degrassi” and “Neds Declassified”, that the day would feel prolonged because of the...

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