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Falling through Stars: Space is hard

Falling through Stars: Space is hard

Aileen Zhang, Design staff
February 13 • 72 views
Filed under Columns, Opinions, Showcase, Uncategorized

In this first installment of senior Aileen Zhang's science column, she discusses the dangers of studying space, even from afar.

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Host Family Life: ten reflections on one semester

Host Family Life: ten reflections on one semester

Sophia Kontos, Staff Writer
January 4 • 278 views
Filed under Columns, Opinions, Showcase

In her final installment of "Host Family Life," Sophia Kontos thinks back to all the best moments of fall 2016 with exchange student Barbara.

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What a Fool Believes: The ultimate 2016 playlist

What a Fool Believes: The ultimate 2016 playlist

John Kennedy, Music Columnist
December 28 • 206 views
Filed under Columns, Culture, Opinions, Showcase

Senior John Kennedy reflects on the best of the 2016 music scene.

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Host family life: Thanksgiving from a different perspective

Host family life: Thanksgiving from a different perspective

Sophia Kontos, Staff Writer
December 6 • 305 views
Filed under Columns, Opinions, Showcase

What's Thanksgiving like to someone who didn't grow up celebrating the holiday? Sophia Kontos shares her experiences with foreign exchange student Barbara.

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Host family life: FAQ’s

Host family life: FAQ’s

Sophia Kontos, Staff Writer
November 17 • 466 views
Filed under Columns, Opinions, Showcase

Even almost halfway through the school year, some people still aren't completely sure exactly where exchange student Barbara is from.

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Host family life: Kinkaid Week with Barbara

Host family life: Kinkaid Week with Barbara

Sophia Kontos, Staff Writer
November 10 • 454 views
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Kinkaid Week is full of traditions that can seem bizarre to newcomers. Host sister Sophia Kontos describes her week with exchange student Barbara.

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What a Fool Believes: Trump v. Clinton, music edition

What a Fool Believes: Trump v. Clinton, music edition

John Kennedy, Music Columnist
November 3 • 305 views
Filed under Columns, Opinions

Kennedy judges the 2016 presidential nominees off their music taste and experience. Listen to Hillary Clinton's official playlist, Bill Clinton playing saxophone, and Tiffany Trump's 2011 pop single.

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What a Fool Believes: Young the Giant’s “Home of the Strange”

What a Fool Believes: Young the Giant’s “Home of the Strange”

John Kennedy
October 3 • 188 views
Filed under Columns, Opinions, Showcase

John Kennedy's music column continues in his assessment of Young the Giant's new album "Home of the Strange".

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Host family life: the first months

Host family life: the first months

Sophia Kontos, Staff Writer
September 15 • 603 views
Filed under Columns, Opinions, Showcase

This year's exchange student, Barbara Paić from Croatia, is staying with the Kontos family. Sophia Kontos shares how she transitioned from being an only child to a host family sister.

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What a Fool Believes: Frank Ocean’s “Blonde”

What a Fool Believes: Frank Ocean’s “Blonde”

John Kennedy
September 12 • 391 views
Filed under Columns, Opinions, Showcase

Read the first installment of John Kennedy's music column. His focus: Blonde by Frank Ocean.

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Sadde’s Side: The summer of Pokémon Go

Sadde’s Side: The summer of Pokémon Go

Sadde Mohamed, Senior Assignments Editor
August 21 • 667 views
Filed under Columns, Opinions, Showcase

This summer, Pokémon Go has captured teens and adults alike by storm. Senior Sadde Mohamed shares his experience.

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Sadde’s Side: Lessons learned “At the End of the Universe”

Sadde’s Side: Lessons learned “At the End of the Universe”

Sadde Mohamed, Senior Assignments Editor
July 8 • 651 views
Filed under Columns, Culture, Opinions, Showcase

Senior Sadde Mohamed shares his experience at "Kusama: At the End of the Universe", an interactive exhibition at the MFAH.

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