The Roar

Genetic games

by Bri Branscomb, Editor-in-Chief

November 8, 2018

Senator Elizabeth Warren recently made headlines after she publicly released the results of a genome test conducted to determine her ethnic ancestral makeup. This came as a result of a long-standing feud between Warren and Preside...

Come all ‘Ye faithful

by Bri Branscomb, Editor-in-Chief

November 8, 2018

American rapper Kanye West has become a trending subject once more following his appearance on the late-night sketch show, Saturday Night Live. Instead of fulfilling his promise to release new music this past weekend, West launche...

'Venom' is the titular characters first solo film from Sony Pictures.

Movie Review: Venom

October 24, 2018

Required reading: Does it really benefit you?

by Amanda Nguyen, Staff Writer

September 19, 2018

Every year, students across Leander ISD have been required to read at least one book over the summer, do an assignment, and take various quizzes and tests over it. Some students do the assignment and get something out of it, bu...

Saying goodbye to Neil Simon

by Erin McSorley, Staff Writer

September 6, 2018

At age 91, beloved American playwright Neil Simon passed Sunday. On paper, Simon was a Pulitzer Prize-winning writer with an unprecedented 4 Oscar nominations and 17 Tony nominations. In the hearts of those among the theatre comm...

Armed with plastic

by Ari Shaver, Staff Writer

September 6, 2018

Chris Wilson, the founder of a Texas company that produces untraceable 3D printed guns was given an extended ban preventing him from releasing them. However, he announced on Tuesday that he has begun selling blueprints despit...

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