NFL fining NFL teams for kneeling down

October 1, 2018

By Stephania Flores ’20 In 2016, Colin Kaepernick, a football quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, started to sit or kneel down during the national anthem. This sparked major controversies involving racism in the United […]


Nike and Kaepernick just did it

September 27, 2018

By Carina Lopez ’20 In the year 2016, Colin Kaepernick, a quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, sat during the national anthem, before a pregame. Kaepernick chose to not stand for the national anthem, “to […]


Being an IB/AP student

September 24, 2018

By Stephanie Solis ’20 Have you ever wondered what it is like to have classes of Advanced Placement, AP, or an International Baccalaureate, IB. Are you thinking about how to get in? Well, for AP […]


Dear Chicago: What are we really fighting for?

April 18, 2017

By Starr Lewis ’18 Dear Chicago, we’ve been fighting for some time now. Fighting for freedom, equality, justice, and change. What happens when we are fighting for the wrong fight: we lose the battle that […]


College Life ’16

November 1, 2016

By Jackie Martinez ’18 and Lisbeth Valentin ’18 College is an adventurous obstacle. It’s the place you start to discover yourself as humans. A college schedule is extremely different than a high school schedule. You […]


Calm Classroom Benefits

November 1, 2016

By Hernan Bueno ’18 and Sebastian Ortega ’18   Should calm classroom be something that is done everyday? Will our life be less stressful without it? What do students and teachers have to say about […]