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Multiculturalism Grows at DCP

Jaileen Rodriguez, Senior Writer

January 3, 2019

Diversity has declined at DePaul College Prep (DCP) ever since the name Gordon Tech was changed. Also, classes like “African American Studies” were removed from the courses once available at Gordon Tech. Today at DCP, co...

All-In for Thanksgiving

Dulcemaria Rincon, Junior Writer

November 19, 2018

On November 22, people from all over the United States will celebrate Thanksgiving with their loved ones. Students from DePaul College Prep and other schools across the country have a Thanksgiving break to enjoy ...

Everyday is Christmas for Sia in Her New Holiday Album

Stephanie Nguyen, Editor in Chief

December 12, 2017

  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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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