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A Look at DePaul Prep Theatre Society’s, “Loyalties and Assumptions”

Maggie Hollerman & Stephanie Nguyen, News Editor and Editor in Chief

March 14, 2018

Filed under Opinion

This year for the spring play, the DePaul College Prep Theater Society did the play, "Loyalties and Assumptions," on Friday, March 9th at 7 pm, and Saturday, March 10 at 2 pm and 7 pm at the DePaul University Theater Scho...

Black Panther Movie: Its Effect in Hollywood

Serena Tran and Parker Casey, Freshmen Writers

February 20, 2018

Filed under Opinion

     As many continue to fight for representation in the media, Black Panther takes the lead in representing the indigenous youth of Africa. This movie not only portrays strength and courage, it portrays diversity. The 2018 fi...

Everyday is Christmas for Sia in Her New Holiday Album

Stephanie Nguyen, Editor in Chief

December 12, 2017

Filed under Opinion

  It’s that time of the year where streets are filled with Christmas lights and artists create their own Christmas album, one being Australian singer, Sia. Well-known for her pop single, “Chandelier,” the aussie art...

Guns – How We Are Affected

Serena Tran, Freshman Writer

November 7, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

As Americans, we are given privileges not many countries give their people. These privileges come from the constitutional amendments. Not only are we granted freedom, we are granted freedom of speech, freedom of religion and b...

A Word of Advice to the Freshmen

Avery Downes, Sophomore Writer

August 25, 2017

Filed under Features, Opinion

The transition from eighth grade to high school can often be nerve racking and scary. You might not know anyone, the work load is harder, and you aren't the oldest anymore. Not to fear, for the older kids at DePaul College Prep...


Shoni Herrera, Senior Editor

April 11, 2017

Filed under Opinion

In less than one month, on April 28th, the best day of the year is yet to come for all juniors and seniors! Girls, be ready to show off your beautiful dresses and boys, be prepared to wear your nice-fitted tuxedos with a touc...

Lady Gaga Gets Personal in New Album, Joanne

Stephanie Nguyen, Junior Writer

November 8, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Three years after Artpop, American singer Lady Gaga has come back with her fifth studio album, Joanne. On October 21, 2016, produced through Streamline and Interscope Records, Lady Gaga dropped Joanne with eleven tracks, and fourteen...

Is Tim Burton’s Nightmare Before Christmas a trick or treat for Halloween?

Avery Downes, Freshman Writer

November 8, 2016

Filed under Opinion

In honor of Halloween, Tim Burton's Nightmare Before Christmas has been played countless times by families across the world. The story starts with a young skeleton named Jack Skellington who is discontent with his job in Halloween...

Shawn Mendes: Illuminating on the Charts

Stephanie Nguyen, Junior Writer

October 10, 2016

Filed under Opinion

18 year old singer-songwriter, Shawn Mendes, has released his second studio album on September 23, 2016. Since 2013, this Canada native has been dominating the social media outlets, in particular, Vine, a six-second video shar...

Is Lemonade Sweet or Sour?

Stephanie Nguyen, Sophomore Writer

May 6, 2016

Filed under Opinion

What do you do when life hands you lemons? Beyonce decided to create an album entitled, Lemonade. The “Queen B,” Beyonce, shook the music industry when she dropped her sixth studio album on April 23, 2016, three years after h...

I am NOT a Victim

JR, Sophomore Writer

April 20, 2016

Filed under Opinion

ABC 7 News recently issued a segment on bullying, providing an encouraging video about a girl, Mia, who shared her story regarding being beaten by a group of her peers. Because of Mia’s strong message, people from all around...

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