By: Therese Porod On Saturday, April 28, 2012, I had the opportunity to interview a few band members of Cobra Starship. Ryland Blackinton, who plays guitar, and Alex Suarez, who plays bass, sat down and talked with me about their band. Me: How did the band meet? Ryland Blackinton: Alex and I went to high … Continue reading Interview with Cobra Starship
by Rohaina Hassan STAFF WRITER There’s a light patter of rain on the window as you look outside of your classroom. You’re dreading that minute class ends and you have to walk to your car. You glance at the screen on your phone; it’s the beginning of April. Spring is a time to renew, cleanse … Continue reading What to wear: rainy days
By Tarik Hrvo GUEST WRITER It’s been 12 years since the American Pie series was started in 1999, and it has returned for one last laugh with its final piece titled “American Reunion”. Popularly known as “The Hangover” of the 2000’s, the American Pie series has become a worldwide pop culture phenomenon over the … Continue reading Last sequel to “American Pie” hits big screen
By Kiran Munir STAFF WRITER For centuries, people have tried to look their best, and most often that includes keeping a fit figure. In order to maintain this ideal body image, some often starve themselves, especially before special occasions. For example, the day of marriage used to include worries about hair, makeup and dress … Continue reading Dangerous vs safe dieting
By Kiran Munir STAFF WRITER Undergraduate students that are either pre-pharmacy, pre-dentistry or pre-medicine all share a common goal: to get accepted into the graduate schools of their respective fields of study. All of the pre-something undergraduate students are plagued by studying hard to achieve a high GPA, volunteering endlessly, furiously looking for research … Continue reading To-Do List for Pre-Professionals
By Andreana Holowatyj STAFF WRITER April 8th, 2012. April 15th, 2012. Question: What do the above dates have in common (besides that they are both Sundays, dates in the month of April, and exactly 7 days apart)? Answer: A holiday. There are both days that people around the world celebrate Easter. Some may find … Continue reading Happy Easter! Again?
By Rohaina Hassan STAFF WRITER When the name Olsen pops up, people automatically jump to Mary-Kate and Ashley. However, in the spotlight is a different Olsen: Elizabeth Olsen. Just as trendy, if not more, Elizabeth has started to take on the Hollywood scene slowly. She has starred in movies all across the board, but namely … Continue reading Style inspiration: Elizabeth Olsen
By Amel Tobaa SCENE EDITOR There is a restaurant in Lombard that sushi-lovers everywhere are raving about: RA Sushi. RA has been a success ever since it first opened in 1997. The restaurant has a very casual vibe that is enhanced by its contemporary decorations, as its ceiling is lined with floating red, Asian lanterns … Continue reading RA Sushi: one of a kind