The A-Blast

Why do people procrastinate on tasks?

Suad Mohamed, In-Depth Editor

December 6, 2018

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Anyone who says that they have not procrastinated a little before is not being truthful. Everyone has pushed at least a few assignments back a bit. Maybe it is because you wanted to hang out with your friends, or maybe it is...

Eight tips to help you manage your time better

Henry Hoang, In-Depth Editor

December 6, 2018

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Everyday, people tend to put things off to the side. Sometimes it’s those little things like cleaning up the house, doing chores, or delaying homework and studying. But often times procrastinators avoid large and difficult...

Procrastination tales

Suad Mohamed, In-Depth Editor

December 6, 2018

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Days packed with homework and practices. This is the norm for junior Megan Le, an IB Diploma candidate and swimmer for the school’s swim and dive team. Le is a participant in several clubs, such as Science Olympiad and Key...

Time management queen

Suad Mohamed, In-Depth Editor

December 6, 2018

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Junior Cynthia Nguyen is a busy student. Along with being an IB Diploma candidate, she is also a year-round athlete, running for the school’s cross country, winter, and spring track teams. Even will all of these extra-curricular...

Is FLE class effective?

Suad Mohamed, In-Depth Editor

October 16, 2018

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According to a 2017 study conducted by The Center for Disease Control, 39.5% of teenagers have had sexual intercourse. Of that percentage, 3.4% had sex before they were 13. 13.8% reported that they have never used any sort of...

The rise of STDs

October 16, 2018

Do’s and Don’ts for Freshies

Casey Nguyen, Managing Editor

September 5, 2018

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Freshmen year is infamous for being a year filled with fear, shyness, curiosity and obvious awkwardness. Not only are you in an entirely different school, but it feels like you are on an entirely different planet: high school....

How to deal with stress

Suad Mohamed, In-Depth Editor

September 5, 2018

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Starting high school comes with a lot of stress. Adjusting to a new school, worrying about classes and one’s future, and balancing a new schedule can cause anybody to have a bit of anxiety. While feeling stressed is not the...

Get involved in extracurriculars ASAP

Suad Mohamed, In-Depth Editor

September 5, 2018

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As school starts up, students' primary and sole concern is their classes. Everyone sets a goal GPA, rushes to complete summer assignments, and sets up a neat binder for their core classes. What most freshmen are forgetting is...

Places currently hiring

Elias Moura, Staff Writer

March 14, 2018

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ALDI Currently looking for more store associates. Responsibilities will include everything from working as a cashier to a stocker. In addition to handling a range of grocery items, including produce, milk and dairy, employees...

Q&A with Robin Roth

Casey Nguyen, In-Depth Editor

March 14, 2018

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Q: What is the difference between an internship and a job? A: An internship can really be any volunteer work and isn't always necessarily paid. Sometimes it is. So, it is all up to the individual internship if you get paid or not...

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