A Look at the 2021 Met Gala

By: Lily Riesett For the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic, the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute benefit, better known as the Met Gala, took place on Monday, Sept. 13. This event is held each year to raise money for the Met’s Costume Institute and commemorate the opening of the Institute’s fashion exhibit. ThisContinue reading “A Look at the 2021 Met Gala”

Sex Education Season 3 Review

By: Angelie Roche Netflix’s “Sex Education,” a show featuring a group of teenagers exploring their sexual identities, returned for its third season on Sept. 17. The students are in the midst of their sixth form–the British equivalent of high school seniors–and are suddenly wrought with a number of changes to their schooling– in particular, theirContinue reading “Sex Education Season 3 Review”

Upcoming Book, Television, and Movie Releases to Look Out for This Fall

Breezing into autumn in full, many long anticipated releases of seasonally aligned shows or books are approaching rapidly.  By: Emily Vance Benjamin Alire Sáenz, author of “Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe” and winner of the Stonewall award as well as a multitude of other awards for this novel, exemplifies themes ofContinue reading “Upcoming Book, Television, and Movie Releases to Look Out for This Fall”

Take One! Improv Club Presents “Sick Day”

By: Catherine Wasilko On Friday, Sept. 17 at 9 p.m., Take One! Improv Club hosted their first in-person improv show. The cast and audience wore masks during the entire performance for everyone’s safety. Senior Maggie Malia, President of Improv Club, introduced the event as well as herself to the crowd. When asked about her firstContinue reading “Take One! Improv Club Presents “Sick Day””

“Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings” Debuts To Critical Acclaim, Breaks Box Office Record

By Annilee Hampton “Shang Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings,” Marvel’s first film with an Asian lead, was finally released on Sept. 3 after many delays, receiving positive reviews and an incredible box office turnout.  Leading up to its release date, “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings” already had an uphillContinue reading ““Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings” Debuts To Critical Acclaim, Breaks Box Office Record”

Kanye West’s Album, Donda, is Released

By: Lily Riesett On July 23, 2021, rapper Kanye West held a rather out of the ordinary event in honor of his tenth studio album, “Donda.” Named after his late mother who died of plastic surgery complications in 2007, this album has stirred up commotion not just in pop culture news, but across all newsContinue reading “Kanye West’s Album, Donda, is Released”

What Is BookTok?

By Charlotte Mayer Recently, the term “BookTok” has popped up in college conversations, leaving many confused. What exactly is BookTok? Booktok is an online community of book lovers on the social media platform known as TikTok. People on BookTok create all kinds of book-related content such as reviews, recommendations, hauls, aesthetics and more. These videosContinue reading “What Is BookTok?”