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The Discovery of Socially Complex Octopi

The Discovery of Socially Complex Octopi

Chloe Brown, Reporter

October 16, 2017


Filed under News, Recent Stories, Top Stories

Could there possibly be a group of human-like octopi lurking within the ocean? “I have not recently read about this specific topic or done any research to know about socially complex octopi. I would, however, like to learn and educate myself about this particular topic. Even though I have not rea...

MasSpec Pen: The Magic Pen

MasSpec Pen: The Magic Pen

Chelsea Evangelista, Reporter

October 13, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories

Cancer, one of the leading causes of mortality around the globe, is quite possibly the most notorious illness known today. Fortunately, many researchers have been actively seeking ways to minimize and decrease these numbers. Scientists from the University of Texas recently developed a device in a form of...

Big Dreams for Bengal Volleyball

Big Dreams for Bengal Volleyball

Liz Simo, Reporter

October 12, 2017


Filed under Events, Sports, Sports News, Student Life, Top Stories

The Brashier volleyball team always strives for greatness. Through the thick and thin of this season, the team has endured summer conditioning, endless hours of training, and several games. Getting to the top of their region this year will be tough, but the girls are determined. Together, the girls know...

What Makes a Team Lose?

What Makes a Team Lose?

Chris Calamia, Reporter

October 11, 2017


Filed under Recent Stories, Sports, Sports News, Top Stories, Uncategorized

Between all sports, each fan shares a mutual distaste for their favorite team taking a loss. Whether your team is on a hot winning streak that was suddenly upset by an underdog, or in an unfortunate rebuilding phase and losing game after game, the heartbreaking sentiment is constant among all fans. How...

Standardized Testing

Standardized Testing

Rachel Etwaru, Reporter

October 9, 2017


Filed under Events, Feature Page, Student Life, Top Stories

In the recent ACT scores released, Brashier Middle College Charter High School had the highest ACT composite score in the Greenville County School District. Standardized testing is a major aspect of American society today that determines our tomorrow. They determine what college we get into, what schol...

Soccer For Success

Soccer For Success

Liz Simo, Reporter

September 29, 2017


Filed under Recent Stories, Sports, Sports News, Student Life, Top Stories

Some would say that the most critical part of a kid’s day is when they get out of the classroom. That’s why after-school programs are essential for children who do not have the proper support they need to be successful. Soccer For Success is a non-for-profit after-school program that is proven to help kids establish healthy habits and develop critical life skills ...

Chelsea: Her Past, Present and Planned Future

Chelsea: Her Past, Present and Planned Future

Valentina Idarraga, Reporter

September 4, 2017


Filed under Feature Page, Recent Stories, Student Life, Student Musings, Top Stories

“One of my most favorite, if not my favorite, characteristics of Filipinos is how resilient and optimistic we are…” says the one and only Chelsea Evangelista, about her fellow countrymen with much sentiment and pride. Evangelista does not only admire and share culture with Filipinos, she was born in...

Body Shaming Breaks Hearts

Body Shaming Breaks Hearts

Lauren Martin, Reporter

May 12, 2017


Filed under Feature Page, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Top Stories

As the days pass, it seems that more people are being shamed for their size, genetic or not. Self-esteem is something that a lot of women struggle to obtain in general, but in recent years, it seems that society has failed to realize the actual insecurities that women hold. “Today, girls are c...

School Funding

School Funding

May 11, 2017


Filed under Feature Page, Recent Stories, Student Musings, Top Stories

There are different educational policies for each district in every state. Certain education policies make funding difficult for schools. There have been problems with the funding for Chicago Public Schools; in fact, Chicago Public Schools and the rest of Illinois have the biggest funding gap in the ...

Coachella Best & Worst

Monica Williams

May 9, 2017


Filed under Feature Page, feature picture, News, On Your Mind, Photos, Recent Stories, Reviews/Opinions, Top Stories

As always, at the end of April, the famous music festival, Coachella, was held in Indio, California. Although the festival is obviously about celebrating the art of musicians, in past years it has recently become more like an episode of Who Wore It Best? Because of this, I want to share what I think wer...

Should College Be Tuition Free For Middle Class Students

Should College Be Tuition Free For Middle Class Students

Monica Williams

April 28, 2017


Filed under New Trends, News, Recent Stories, Student Life, Top Stories

The governor of New York, Andrew Cuomo, passed a law that plans to provide tuition-free college for students of middle class working families who want to attend public universities. This decision made in New York is not only being praised there, and some South Carolinians are delighted by the fact t...

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