Coding the Future: Reid Sotkin Wins 2020 Congressional App Challenge

Coding the Future: Reid Sotkin Wins 2020 Congressional App Challenge

By: Hayden Alexander Our world is changing one technological advancement at a time. A hundred years ago the notion of being able to hold a supercomputer in our pockets or have all the information we could possibly want at the push of a button was unimaginable. Today, technology is moving faster than ever and the [...]

A Second Shot: Carson Cooper’s Story

A Second Shot: Carson Cooper’s Story

By Avery Hudkins Could you imagine stepping onto a basketball court with the fluorescent lights beating down on you after being precisely moments away from death over just a month ago? Incredible right? That’s exactly what Carson Cooper, a senior at Jenks high school, did this basketball season.  Diagnosed with Minimal Change as a freshman, [...]

The Take on 2021

The Take on 2021

By Sophia Stunkard 2020: the year of a global pandemic, a historic presidential election, the fight for social change, and the year where everyone lost the concept of time. With everything that occured during 2020, we look into 2021 with many questions, in need of answers. In this article, I will dive into what this [...]

What to Watch: Most Anticipated Movies of 2021

What to Watch: Most Anticipated Movies of 2021

By: Emma Zeller As our world returns to normalcy, everyone is finally able to get back into their normal routines- even though they may be different. We’ve switched from restaurant dining to takeout food, hugs to elbow bumps, and sadly, movie theaters to T.V.’s. Last year, many anticipated releases were postponed. This year, we reap [...]

Getting Hit With That New Kid Vibe: The Experience of Virtual Kids in an In-Person School

Getting Hit With That New Kid Vibe: The Experience of Virtual Kids in an In-Person School

By: Grace Abraham “Like, I’m just a kid trying to live through a global pandemic and get my work done.” You may have noticed at the beginning of the school year that many of your fellow classmates were missing. Well, they weren’t missing, they were enrolled in a fully virtual-learning instruction called Trojan Connect. Trojan [...]