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Stories From the Students: Cats

January 27, 2012
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By: Ms. S (Pen Name) “Curious Creatures if you ask me,” said Anthropologist Brett Waltin. “Never have been a fan folks but if you check out these brain-wave Charts, you can see that they mildly surpass us in intelligence. A Large uproar of Irritability and uncertainty filled the museum. “Now folks keep ...

What did you do over break?

January 27, 2012
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Photos by: Megan Jeffries and Samantha Behen Juniors George Zackert and Allyson Ng work on AP Government homework over winter break.  Each year, AP Government teacher Seth DeRose assigns a lengthy essay grading assignment.  Enjoying an afternoon nap, junior Allyson Ng caught up on sleep over winter vacat...

Sadie King candidates announced

January 18, 2012
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Check It Out: Dear Material Girl, why aren’t we a part of your ‘Material World’?

Check It Out: Dear Material Girl, why aren’t we a part of your ‘Material World’?

December 14, 2011
Filed under Features, Opinion

Fashion blog by: Madisson Stanley The Material Girl Collection was created by Lourdes ‘Lola’ Leon and her mother Madonna and was launched Aug. 3, 2010. Material was to be designed for and distributed to all Macy’s department stores. To give a number, 75 stores were signed off to have shops installed or ‘...

Thanksgiving loses value

December 14, 2011
Filed under Features, Opinion

By: Natalie Holmgren Thanksgiving is a holiday when families should gather together and appreciate everything they’re thankful for.  Most families now just think it’s an excuse to eat a big meal. That’s not even close to what Thanksgiving is really about. Some people talk about how they gai...

Boeding’s Buzz: ‘Gears of War’ is not a bore

Boeding’s Buzz: ‘Gears of War’ is not a bore

November 15, 2011
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Video game blog by: Jake Boeding Gears of War’s multiplayer is fantastic, simply put.  While the versus mode can be a bit frustrating, the iconic “Horde” mode and brand new “Beast” mode make the $60 game worth it.   While versus does provide some nice competition every once in awhile, it inevita...

Marching Northmen take the field

November 13, 2011
Filed under Features, Sports

Check It Out: H&M meets the Plaza; Versace meets H&M

Check It Out: H&M meets the Plaza; Versace meets H&M

November 11, 2011
Filed under Features, Opinion

  Fashion Blog by: Madisson Stanley It seems to me that fashion is right on schedule this year; forget being ‘fashionably’ late.  The Country Club Plaza has always kept up with high-end boutiques like Armani Exchange, Betsey Johnson, Coach, Michael Kors, and even a Tiffany & Co. So the new 2...

Stories from the students: “Imagine”

Stories from the students: “Imagine”

October 27, 2011
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Photo and poem by: Sydney Bennett, Junior Imagine peace, No fighting, no war. Imagine honesty, Tell the truth and nothing more. Imagine passion, Love something with all your heart. Imagine hope, Have faith in a world falling apart. Imagine love, No anger, no hate. Imagine a giving world...

Boeding’s Buzz: Uncharted 3 multiplayer falls short

Boeding’s Buzz: Uncharted 3 multiplayer falls short

October 25, 2011
Filed under Features, Opinion

Video game blog by: Jake Boeding After enjoying a nice tasty Spicy Italian foot long and large cherry coca-cola from Subway, I noticed that by just buying a drink I had gotten early access to the online multiplayer of Uncharted 3, the third installment of developer Naughty Dog’s juggernaut series. ...

Samatar places first

October 25, 2011
Filed under Features, Sports

By: Katelyn Ramsey Junior Liban Samatar placed first at Cross Country Conference on Thursday, Oct. 13. Northmen News caught up with the champion to ask him about his training and future. Northmen News: What was it like to win conference? Liban Samatar: It felt great.  It’s hard.  The course sucked, and ...

College website help for seniors

October 23, 2011
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