Author: Abbey Jordan

Same Love

A couple weeks ago a classmate of mine, Senior Elizabeth Valencia, approached me and asked excitedly, “Do you, by chance, support gay rights?” Immediately, I told her yes and jumped for joy as she...

What the Frack?

In the last few years, we have found a new way to make money and ruin the lives of many people all around the country. Sounds familiar, right? The government and its corporations have...

The Golden Globe Results

The 71st annual Golden Globe Awards focused closely on two films: “12 Years a Slave” and “American Hustle.” The two films took the top rewards, winning Best Motion Picture Drama and Best Comedy or...

Large Tuition Stifles Experience

I’m hesitant to say this, because of the pride Texans take in their home and native land, but I have always looked forward to graduating and getting far away from here. Being from California,...

PCP: In favor of Atheist churches

The concept of an “atheist church” is a strange one, there’s no doubt about that. People all over the country furrow their brows and ask the question, “but… don’t atheists not believe in church?”...

The Importance of Junior Year

It’s no secret that getting involved and making good grades is vital to ones acceptance into a prestigious college, but what many students don’t know is that junior year is essentially the most important...

MISD’s BYOD Program

In an effort to integrate technology-based learning into the classroom, Mesquite ISD has launched a new program entitled BYOD. Standing for “bring your own device,” the program allows students to use their phones or...