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Buzzfeed Test Friends

Buzzfeed Test Friends

Rachel Vaughan, Lifestyle Writer

December 3, 2015

Buzzfeed is full of delightful channels and one of the best ones is Test Friends, which features a revolving door of cast members that includes Shane, Ryan, Jen, Maycie and Daysha. Jen is a highlight of the channel with any video she stars in being a great option to view, even though some videos she isn...

Fast Food: The Analysis

Fast Food: The Analysis

Ashar Farooq, Opinion Writer

December 1, 2015

What’s your favorite fast food? Is it Dunkin Donuts or McDonalds? Perhaps it’s Wendy’s or Burger King? The truth is that there are way too many options when it comes to fast food. According to Christopher Ingraham of The Washington Post, as of June 2014, there were about 14,000 McDonald's in th...

Demystifying The College Process

Demystifying The College Process

Hans Bas, Lifestyle Writer

November 30, 2015

College. Even the word is intimidating. Like many people reading this article, I intend to go to college (it is the next step after high school, right?). However, the question many others and me beg: which college is right for me? My first instinct was to take one of those online personality quizzes that wo...

How Google is Revolutionizing Virtual Reality with a Cardboard Box

How Google is Revolutionizing Virtual Reality with a Cardboard Box

Josh Joseph, Lifestyle Writer

November 23, 2015

Two years ago, virtual reality was an expensive toy for gamers. Today, that's no longer the case, thanks to Google Cardboard. A few weeks ago, readers of the New York Times received something special with their newspaper. A nondescript cardboard box emblazoned with the Times logo accompanied the bun...

Teenagers or Automaton Robots?

Teenagers or Automaton Robots?

Ashar Farooq, Opinion Writer

November 17, 2015

Does this sound familiar: you wake up, hit the snooze button on your phone, fall asleep again, finally wake up, get up from your bed, eat breakfast (most of the time), brush your teeth, take a shower, get dressed, and go off to school. You get through eight periods and stay after school for sports and ...

Apple’s Vision for The Future of Television

Apple’s Vision for The Future of Television

Josh Joseph, Arts and Entertainment Writer

November 9, 2015

Nine years ago, Apple announced the Apple TV. Codenamed "iTV" at the time, it was Apple's first foray into the living room. Since the release of the first Apple TV, Apple has been hard at work revising and improving its design and features. In 2010, Apple revealed the 2nd generation Apple TV, which ...

Is Musical Training the Key to a Successful Life?

Is Musical Training the Key to a Successful Life?

Deanna Tabibzada, Lifestyle Writer

November 4, 2015

Researchers are coming to the realization that there is a scientific link between playing an instrument and brain development. James Hudziak, a professor of psychiatry at the University of Vermont said, “What we found was the more a child trained on an instrument, the more accelerated cortical organiza...

Microsoft’s New Hardware

Microsoft's New Hardware

Josh Joseph, Lifestyle Writer

October 22, 2015

On October 6th, following impressive events from tech giants Apple and Google, Microsoft took the stage to announce its latest products. These new Microsoft devices are the first designed after the launch of its new Windows 10 OS. Through the products announced, the tech world got a glimpse of Microsof...

Why You Should Learn Programming NOW!

Hans Bas, Lifestyle Writer

October 22, 2015

Programming. Computer Science. What is the first thing that pops into your mind when you hear those words? For me, I hear the clacking of a mechanical keyboard, the changing colors of keywords against a black screen, and a soothing hum of the computer fan. Then again, I’m going to major in computer science, so ...

Recipes: Healthy School Lunches

Recipes: Healthy School Lunches

Sarah Panza, Lifestyle Writer

October 19, 2015

Healthy school lunches are very important towards the success of kids at Whitman. Here are some ideas for lunches that are perfect for school: Quick and Easy Lunches: BLTA Wraps: This is an excellent twist on the classic BLT. All you need is a whole wheat wrap to spread the avocado on, crumbled bacon (not too much!...

Best of Buzzfeed: Try Guys Edition

Best of Buzzfeed: Try Guys Edition

Rachel Vaughan, Lifestyle Writer

October 19, 2015

New is exciting, which is why no one is ever bored with Buzzfeed. There’s always a variety of topics in their videos and a fresh view based on the topic. With a wide range of subjects, one thing that is constant is the people inside the videos, especially during a series. One series that has been sent f...

Five Study Tips, Tricks, and Techniques

Five Study Tips, Tricks, and Techniques

Hans Bas, Lifestyle Writer

October 14, 2015

Hello students! So many of you may be wondering why I am writing an article about studying so early in the year. I do agree that we are still far from the stressful last few months of AP exams, finals, and Regents, but these months come faster than you think. Soon enough it will be the last week of April...

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