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Autism means having different abilities, not having a disability

April 13, 2014

Filed under Blogs, Freshmen Spotlight, Perspectives

Freshman blogger Bea Floresca shares her experiences having a younger brother with autism By Blogger Bea Floresca Autism is a developmental complication that affects a person’s ability to communicate and interact. According to the ...

Valentine’s Day fun for singles

February 12, 2014

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By Blogger Bea Floresca Valentine’s Day is hyped to revolve around love, but in reality it is just an excuse to sell boxes of chocolate, red and white stuffed animals, and lots of other heart-shaped merchandise. Besides all...

Finals should take priority over practice

December 19, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Freshmen Spotlight, Perspectives

With one day of finals left, blogger Jacob Triplett believes that student athletes and their coaches should work together to achieve academic success By Contributor Jacob Triplett With the holidays in full swing, it is eve...

Loki steals the spotlight in “Thor: The Dark World”

November 13, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Freshmen Spotlight, Perspectives

By Contributor Bea Floresca According to The Hollywood Reporter, “Thor: The Dark World” raked in $85.7 million in its opening weekend in U.S. box offices. Fans will be pleased to know that the sequel has received better r...

Freshman runner has high hopes

October 30, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Freshmen Spotlight, Sports

By Contributor Jacob Triplett Top freshman cross country runner Emerson King and I sat down to discuss his season and what he would like to accomplish at a national meet where he will represent Naperville Track Club. King has proven himself to his p...

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