The “Perfect” Major

Leylah Qualo

June 8, 2020

When it comes to deciding a college major, many students fear that they could potentially end up making the wrong decision. A student’s “perfect” major ultimately depends on their current situation. Some factors in this...

Love Yourself Before Anyone Else

Kaylin Khusial

June 3, 2020

Too often I find myself in a dark hole and in this hole I am unable to experience genuine happiness. At the end of the day, nobody can pull me out of the hole but myself and to do that you need to have self-love. Loving yourself...

On My Block: Season ending with a shock

Kaiya Daughety

June 3, 2020

For most people, Netflix is a safe space. It’s their getaway and excuse to leave the outside world and it's problems behind. There are a huge variety of movies and shows on Netflix and one of the teen faves is the show, On My...

Nussa: A history and travel through language

Breanna Rampersaud

April 6, 2020

Caridad Morales Nussa considers herself living proof of the history she has lived through. Having grown up in Cuba and living there for most of her adult life, she has witnessed the Cuban revolution, the Civil Rights Movement,...

Carlson bonds through guidance

Breanna Rampersaud

April 6, 2020

Jennifer Carlson’s love for learning has given her many opportunities to travel across the world. She first studied abroad in Mexico, and after college joined the Peace Corps, a volunteer program that provides social and economic...

Sometimes, you should trust your instincts

Kyla Harris

April 6, 2020

Who would’ve thought a fun night out could become a traumatizing memory. Janaisjah Williams, Joshua Johnson, and I were attending a backyard party during the summer. It was such a coincidence that prior to the shooting we actually...

Leila Bethea: Bringing Her Talents Home

Jamilla Buroow-Mincey

March 30, 2020

Leila Bethea was born and raised in Jersey City, and when it came to her higher education she opted to leave town. However, when it came time to work in her chosen career she made her way back home. As we all know, there has...

A guide to young love: healthy relationships

Shyann Cordero

March 30, 2020

As a teenage girl who’s never been in a long lasting relationship, keeping the bond and communication with a boy was and still is rather difficult, but I think I understand now. The first few months of the relationship is what...

Love: too good or misunderstood

Kaiya Daughety

March 30, 2020

It’s strong affection, commitment, it’s respect, it’s romance, it feels indescribable, it’s what we call love. It comes in many different forms. There’s family love, friend love, and sometimes pet love. But young romantic...

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