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PBS Kids in Retrospect

PBS Kids in Retrospect

March 30, 2022

     The year is 2010. You sit in front of your box television, juice box in hand, as it flickers on and off every couple of minutes, dying a slow death....

The Enneagram

The Enneagram

Hannah Shaw and Melody Thrasher
March 30, 2022

For decades, people have been using numerous systems to define their own personality. These include MBTI types, astrology signs, DiSC, the Enneagram and...

The ABCs of LGBTQ+

The ABCs of LGBTQ+

Luke Gayer, Writer/Designer
March 22, 2022

Ever growing, Homestead is an incredibly diverse community which includes the LGBTQ+ community. According to the 2020 United States Census, about eight...

The Van Gogh Experience

The Van Gogh Experience

Kate Hutner
March 16, 2022

    As many of you know, living in Indiana comes with the consequences of having little to do. Yes, you can visit the art museum once a month, or travel...

Our Fondness for Fictional Characters

Our Fondness for Fictional Characters

March 10, 2022

There’s a strange phenomenon relating to literature, where people like you and me are becoming emotionally attached to fictional characters. Of course,...

King waving to the massive crowd of over 200,000 at the March on Washington in 1963 where he gave his revolutionary “I Have A Dream” speech.

A Celebration of Martin Luther King Jr.

Elaina Schilt, Writer/Designer
March 10, 2022

      Perhaps one of the most influential and outstanding men in all of American history, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., fought against racial segregation,...

Trends, Tiktok, and That Girl

Trends, Tiktok, and That Girl

Isabella Ambrose, Writer/Designer
March 10, 2022

Introduction      That girl: she is flawless, effortless, perfect. She has her life together. Deep down, we all aspire to be her. The idea of having...

How the Spartana is Made: From Pub Room to Printing Press

Madeline Phuong, Junior Editor
March 1, 2022

A knock on the door. Moments later, a glossy pile of magazines floats into the room, bringing with it the heady scent of ink. Whether placed on a discreet...

The Oregon Trail Game: Fact or Fiction?

The Oregon Trail Game: Fact or Fiction?

Hannah Shaw, Writer
February 24, 2022

Imagine, you’re sitting in eighth grade social studies class. You have been trying to win the Oregon Trail game for the past half hour. You’re down...

Etsy Gifts

Etsy Gifts

Kealynn Tunks, Writer
February 3, 2022

Many people associate  the month of December with gift giving. At first glance, it is all fun and games as you give your loved ones your thoughtful gifts...

A Monster Mashup

A Monster Mashup

Kate Hutner, Writer/Designer
February 3, 2022

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Debrand Chocolate: What Strikes YOUR Flavor?

Debrand Chocolate: What Strikes YOUR Flavor?

Kaiya Cronkhite, Writer/Designer
January 31, 2022

We have all been in that situation at DeBrand’s when EVERYTHING looks so good that you’re having a hard time choosing what you actually want. It’s...

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