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Tips on how to focus on work amid distractions at home

I tidy up my workspace before I get started my

May 10, 2020

Many of us find it hard to focus on work within the comfort of our own home, but why is that? It can be due to many things that distract us, such as family, pets, a TV or your phone. People stuck in quarantine suffering from this problem are wondering just what they can do to be able to focus, and thi...

An online art challenge- using everyday objects

My recreation of Liotard's still life for the Getty Museum Challenge.

By Cameron Hart, Staff Writer

April 28, 2020

Art can be shown in many forms, and represented through many things. Everything, in some way, is a form of art, even simple objects such as a can of Soda. It all lies in both the design and presentation. and with coronavirus people have even more time for art. The Getty Museum has some of the best art on...

The Secret Life of Pets During the Pandemic

My dog Lucky enjoying his time with our family.

By Cameron Hart, Staff Writer

April 14, 2020

Being stuck in quarantine has been stressful to everyone, and we’ve all been affected by it. Students have all been forced to adapt to online classes, while adults have had to adapt to working at home, but how have our pets reacted to this? Since everyone has been spending more time at home our pets have...

Gotta go fast- Into the theaters for Sonic the Hedgehog!

Gotta go fast- Into the theaters for Sonic the Hedgehog!

By Cameron Hart, Staff Writer

March 6, 2020

You walk in to the Sonic the Hedgehog movie expecting to come out saying “That’s no good,” but then you walk out saying “Gotta go fast,” annoying your friends with your stupid Sonic quotes. But you can’t help it. That’s just how good this movie was. The Sonic movie is an action packed...

200 years of photography within a few walls

By Cameron Hart, Staff Writer

November 19, 2019

Photography is a form of art that has been around since the 1800s and it has always been special when compared to other forms of art. But just how did photography come to be what it is today? A History of Photography: Selections from the Museum’s Collection is being showcased at the Houston Museum o...

Preparing for a Pact with the Devil

By Cameron Hart, Staff Writer

November 5, 2019

Carnegie Theater Company has produced many great performances, like Let The Right One In, but what will they do next? Their next show is titled Faust, written by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, the story of a scholar who sells his soul to the devil in return for obtaining unlimited knowledge.  The character Wagner is a stu...

The Slice of Justice- Pink’s Pizza

Pink's oh-so-good- pepperoni pizza

By Cameron Hart, Staff Writer

October 4, 2019

Pink’s  Pizza is  a pizzeria  that was founded  in the early 2000’s  by Ken Bridge. Pink’s received  its name in memory of “Grandpa Pink”. Pink’s  prefers to take a more old-school approach when  it comes to their pizza. They like to use fresh and  delicious daily made ingredients...

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