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Long road ahead

Long road ahead

May 19, 2017

Top five things to do in May

by Michelle Parker, Staff Writer

May 15, 2017

Spring has sprung with art, music, and more. The blossom of May flowers signifies the time to say goodbye to the cold breezes. This month, creators are celebrated across Texas. Enjoy the last few days of prime weather for outd...

Beat

by Taylor Key, Staff Writer

May 3, 2017

It’s like a pounding drum, building up behind your eyes and bringing with it a brilliant burning. You press knuckles to temple but it continues to grow in strength. Soon it has moved to pound further back, consuming your entire he...

Not an anomaly

by Bri Branscomb, Assistant Editor

April 30, 2017

When I was younger, I didn’t know what it meant to be black To me, it felt like I was always under attack Like I was an ant And the world was holding a lens So that the more light poured in The deeper the h...

A hateful heritage

by Bri Branscomb, Assistant Editor

April 30, 2017

The south is notorious for many things; beautiful countrysides, sweet iced tea, charming accents- and racism. Unfortunately, the bottom half of the US is known for it’s overwhelming prejudice towards people of color, histor...

Six months

by Amanda Nguyen, Staff Writer

April 30, 2017

I screamed at my dad in tears and frustration, trying to get him to understand why. Six months and he still doesn’t understand. Six months and he still doesn’t understand how or why I was diagnosed with depression ...

“13 Reasons Why” it’s problematic

by Michelle Parker, Staff Writer

April 30, 2017

Netflix’s original series "13 Reasons Why", based on Jay Asher’s eponymous book, has come under fire from parents for their portrayal of mature subjects. The series focuses on the suicide of female high school student Hann...

Top five shows on Netflix in April

by Michelle Parker, Staff Writer

April 27, 2017

April brings a deluge of shows and movies to popular streaming service Netflix, including exclusive originals. Embracing the April showers is easier with these top picks. 1. Kubo and the Two Strings Kubo and the Two Strings capture...

She’s a dream

by Kyle Gehman, Editor-In-Chief

April 15, 2017

You set the clock for the time You walk up to your bed and make the climb Get under the covers and start to ask why But all you can see is that sad goodbye You start to look back and reflect About how far it’s come within...

Party with the Peeps

by Bri Branscomb, Assistant Editor

April 10, 2017

  Topgolf Easter Party Topgolf is hosting a family-friendly event on Easter Sunday. Kids can come and take pictures with the Easter Bunny, and make egg crafts. Tickets for 12 and under cost $5, and families will receiv...

Top five things to do in April

by Michelle Parker, Staff Writer

April 7, 2017

Spring is in full bloom in Austin. Although we may not have cherry blossoms, springtime will bring time-old local favorites and international talent to Austin. Celebrate warmer temperatures and the occasional spring shower with ...

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