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How to prepare for the ACT tear-less

February 14, 2020 4:33pm | Isabella Alberti

The ACT is often a nerve-wracking test for many students. It can determine which college you get into, and if the goal is to get into your dream school, a good ACT score can be crucial to whether or not you’re admitted. Sometimes the stress […]

Future Cars are in view for Tomorrow

February 7, 2020 4:38pm | Eduardo Velasquez

The evolution of cars changes drastically to its features and benefits to many people’s needs. If someone has a higher budget and is in need of an expensive car, they may incline to a car from certain companies such as Rolls Royce or Mercedes. If […]

Coronavirus Taking the World by Storm

January 31, 2020 4:30pm | Chris Klein, Zach Jakubiak

A new respiratory virus has hit the globe at an alarming rate, starting in Wuhan, China on December 31st of 2019. It is quickly making its spread across the world being found in countries such as Japan, South Korea, Singapore, Thailand, Taiwan, Vietnam, France, Hong […]

Aesthetic Note-taking for Dummies

January 31, 2020 3:56pm | Callie Broaddrick

How to take notes that look nice and help your grades Throughout a student’s time at school, whether it be middle school, high school, or college, taking notes is something that every student will have to do. Notes can be extremely helpful for learning and […]

Legally Blonde is legally fresh

January 30, 2020 4:06pm | Teagan Gumina

Last year, WestTAP stepped into the 1990s with the musical Newsies. This year, WestTAP leaps into the 21st century with a new musical known as Legally Blonde.  Senior Olivia Vernon, who plays the lead as Elle Woods, said that Legally Blonde is one of the […]

Marathon 25th Anniversary

January 14, 2020 4:08pm | Luke Jensen

When people think about classic first person shooter (FPS) games, they often think about games like Doom, Wolfenstein 3D, Duke Nukem 3D, and a whole list of other games that pioneered the then new genre of games, and refined the FPS format during its first […]

Starbucks Vs. Dunkin’ Donuts

January 9, 2020 4:17pm | Kaylie Dziegielewski

About 83% of the world is filled with coffee drinkers; which makes places like Starbucks and Dunkin’ Donuts hot spots for a quick drink on your way to work or school. Even if coffee isn’t your beverage of choice, you probably have checked these cafes […]

Why Vinyl is going to outsell CD’s for the first time in 32 years

January 8, 2020 4:23pm | Luke Jensen

Every year since 1987, vinyl has been outsold by CD’s, streaming, and other digital formats. With the introduction of MP3s and streaming, CD sales have fallen drastically, since these mediums offer far more portability and convenience than the Compact Disk, yet by 2018, Vinyl profits […]

Night of the Living Debt: Students loans will turn your life into a horror story

January 6, 2020 4:16pm | Maria Radish

What do you want to do after high school? If you don’t say college, your family is going to immediately throw you out on the streets or ask themselves what they did wrong while you just sit there getting your feelings deeply hurt. In our […]

The End of Another Saga

January 6, 2020 3:51pm | Nolan Egofske

Has there ever been a movie with as much weight on its cinematic shoulders as Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker? The film, directed by J.J. Abrams, has to wrap up a nine-movie saga four decades in the making, reward scores of beloved characters with […]