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Let’s take a whopping step back and think about our daily checks on our emails. Look to your left and spot an everyday technical gadget. That Candy Crush game you play incessantly? Technology, for most people, is becoming the bacteria in our stomachs. As more and more people use technology every day, we are also […]

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Summer Suggestions Summer Suggestions

Summer Suggestions

So finally it’s summer, and it seems like teens finally have the free time. So why do most of us sit around doing nothing? Here are two checklists of places to check out during the summer, along with total calculations for each trip. Carnival Fare: Take a free one hour juggling class with friends (equipment […]

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Voice Over Experience Voice Over Experience

Voice Over Experience

There are different types of career options in the arts and entertainment area, the most common one being acting. Some people may not like to act on camera so they go on to their next option: voice acting. Voice acting, also known as voice over, involves just using your voice. This career option can be […]

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Lego Movie Review (Spoiler Warning!) Lego Movie Review (Spoiler Warning!)

Lego Movie Review (Spoiler Warning!)

The Lego Movie is suitable for anyone of any age to watch. The whole movie is based simply on Legos, and the different things that can be constructed from the small, bricklike toys. Modern phrases and typical everyday activities of the average person takes place. In the movie, it starts out with a Master Builder, […]

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Common Core Standards

Common Core Standards have been a controversial issue in recent years. What is Common Core? For most of us, it brings up the horrifying image of long hours of standardized testing....

Apr 23, 2014

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Let’s take a whopping step back and think about our daily checks on our emails. Look to your left and spot an everyday technical gadget. That Candy Crush game you play incessantly?...

May 15, 2014

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Engineers vs. Eagle; Slaughterhouse

December 4th 2012 marked the second match for our Tech Engineers as they face off against the Eagle Academy. With the overkill win in the previous match between Tech Wrestling v. Baldwin,...

Dec 12, 2012

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SAALT Experience

This past weekend I attended the SAALT Summit held at American University Washington College of Law  in Washington DC. SAALT (South Asian Americans Leading Together) was an experience...

Jun 8, 2013

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Technology

Technology

Let’s take a whopping step back and think about our daily checks on our emails. Look to your left and spot an everyday technical gadget. That Candy Crush game you play incessantly? Technology, for most people, is becoming the bacteria in our stomachs. As more and more people use technology every day, we are also […]

Summer Suggestions

Summer Suggestions

So finally it’s summer, and it seems like teens finally have the free time. So why do most of us sit around doing nothing? Here are two checklists of places to check out during the summer, along with total calculations for each trip. Carnival Fare: Take a free one hour juggling class with friends (equipment […]

Voice Over Experience

Voice Over Experience

There are different types of career options in the arts and entertainment area, the most common one being acting. Some people may not like to act on camera so they go on to their next option: voice acting. Voice acting, also known as voice over, involves just using your voice. This career option can be […]

Lego Movie Review (Spoiler Warning!)

Lego Movie Review (Spoiler Warning!)

The Lego Movie is suitable for anyone of any age to watch. The whole movie is based simply on Legos, and the different things that can be constructed from the small, bricklike toys. Modern phrases and typical everyday activities of the average person takes place. In the movie, it starts out with a Master Builder, […]

Common Core Standards

Common Core Standards

Common Core Standards have been a controversial issue in recent years. What is Common Core? For most of us, it brings up the horrifying image of long hours of standardized testing. These educational standards are an effort to bring the whole nation at one steady pace of learning. Students in each grade are taught the […]

Tau versus Pi

Tau versus Pi

Most people have heard of pi , the mathematical constant that is defined as the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter. However, most of you probably don’t know what tau  is. There is debate over whether to use tau  instead of  pi. The problem with this is that the argument is superficial and […]

Grapes of Wrath Review

Grapes of Wrath Review

The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck has been called “the most American of American classics” and is rightfully so. The story follows the families moving to California as the Great Depression unfolds, in search of work and restoration of a normal life. The novel centers on the Joads, an Oklahoman family driven out by […]

Jaylen D. Bledsoe – High School CEO

Jaylen D. Bledsoe – High School CEO

A very small select entrepreneurs can start multi million dollar companies. An even smaller select can start these in their pre-adult lives. Mr. Jaylen D. Bledsoe is one of those special select few that not only started a business at the age of eleven, but have successful transformed it in to a multi million dollar […]

De Blasio So Far

De Blasio So Far

It’s been over a month and a half since Bill De Blasio was inaugurated into office as Mayor of New York. Back in November, he won a landslide victory over his opponent, Joseph Lohata, former chairman of the MTA. De Blasio was the Public Advocate, which is a position that serves as a watchdog for […]

Why the SHSATs are Important

Why the SHSATs are Important

Last month, over 20,000 New York eighth grade students took the specialized high school admission test, commonly abbreviated as the SHSAT. This exam is 150 minutes long. It has four sections and a hundred questions in total. The first section, which is composed of five questions, is the scrambled paragraphs. This section asks students to […]