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Casually self-depreciative

Casually self-depreciative

Shelby Mattos, News Editor, Reporter

January 7, 2018


Filed under Features

 Oftentimes, in my classes, it’s not uncommon to hear self-deprecating comments casually tossed around by students. “Just kill me now” or “Somebody shoot me” might be the typical responses blurted out after taking a difficult exam or being assigned a big project.   Most teens will argue ...

Get crafty with Christmas DIY decorations

Get crafty with Christmas DIY decorations

Rebecca Meyer and Lucinda Hu

December 20, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

Christmas is an opportunity to get festive with decorations, gifts and goodies. For those with a crafty hand or looking to go beyond store-bought decor, here are some do-it-yourself decorations. At night, decorate the darkness with a snowman candle holder. The snowman candle holder is made to look...

A Boxful of Hope

A Boxful of Hope

Noe Nekotani, Opinions Editor, Reporter

December 19, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

This year, Sacred Hearts Academy’s Interact Club is gearing up for the holidays by giving back to the community through gifts donated to homeless women. The Shoebox Project for Shelters collects and distributes gifts during the holiday season, but what separates it from other charities is that...

Universal Christmas

Universal Christmas

Martha Nicholas, Media Editor, Reporter

December 19, 2017


Filed under Features

Christmas is said to be one of the most universal holidays in the world. In America, the tradition of putting up a Christmas tree with presents under it can be found in almost every household. However, that isn’t the case in other countries, as each country has its own way of celebrating this f...

Treehouse brings photography into focus

Treehouse brings photography into focus

Jasmine Matsumoto, Reporter

December 6, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

Punk rock music being played on a record player can be heard by those walking down Auahi Street in Kakaako. That’s because it’s coming from a photography shop called Treehouse, which brings a hipster vibe and antique aesthetics to the world of film photography. The shop offers customers the abi...

A new take on holiday gifts

A new take on holiday gifts

Taylor McKenzie, Webmaster, Reporter

December 6, 2017


Filed under Features

Now that Halloween and Thanksgiving have passed, it’s time to look forward to, arguably, the biggest holiday of the year: Christmas. Make this year special for your friends with gifts they will really love. We all have those friends whose variety of interests make it difficult to find meaningfu...

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