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Stop AAPI Hate

Stop AAPI Hate

Madeline Phuong and Ganga Subramanian
April 25, 2021

Pulled by the opportunity of striking it rich in gold, East Asians began to immigrate across the Pacific Ocean during U.S. westward expansion. In 1871,...

Women's Herstory Month

Women’s Herstory Month

Madeline Phuong
March 20, 2021

Amid the March Madness craze for basketball and the growing dread of Tax Day, one vital celebration is too often disregarded: Women’s History Month....

Black History Month

Black History Month

Julia Epling, Writer and Designer
March 10, 2021

Black History Month is a celebration of achievements by African Americans that occurs annually. Starting in 1976, every U.S. president has officially designated...

Among Us: An Unobservant Person's Perspective

Among Us: An Unobservant Person’s Perspective

Elyssa Huff, Copy Editor
December 15, 2020

     If anyone had told me at the beginning of 2020 that ostensibly the biggest game of the year would be a modernized version of the childhood classic...

Student Musicians

Student Musicians

Julia Epling, Writer and Designer
December 15, 2020

Many Homestead students are involved in an activity that is based around music. Whether that be show choir, orchestra, marching band or jazz band, there...

Disappearing Act

Disappearing Act

Elyssa Huff, Writer
November 24, 2020

Notice: This article was written the week of November 4th, exactly one week before the two-week moratorium on in-person learning. When the article was...

The Art of Quarantine

The Art of Quarantine

Madeline Phuong, Writer
October 31, 2020

ARTicle:  Creativity blooms under the most unlikely of circumstances. In the case of the COVID-19 pandemic, quarantine allowed for a creative utopia...

Celebrating Easter in Times of Discomfort

Celebrating Easter in Times of Discomfort

Julia Epling, Writer/Designer
April 21, 2020

This year, Easter is among the several events to be moved online for Christians around the world. Among many other pastors, Rev. Dr. Annie Epling, of First...

April Letter from the Editor

April Letter from the Editor

Mikayla Havison, Editor-in-Chief
April 13, 2020

Dear Readers, By now, you have probably realized that we will not be going back to school this year, and as a result, we will unfortunately be unable...

Bullet Journaling

Bullet Journaling

June Hill, Executive Editor
March 15, 2020

   Life can be messy, and sometimes planners, Google Calendar and mental notes just don't cut it. That's why bullet journaling, an increasingly popular...

Tattoos and Taboo

Tattoos and Taboo

Mikayla Havison, Editor-in-Chief
January 26, 2020

It’s your eighteenth birthday and your are sitting in the bulky, leather chair. It reminds you of the dentist’s office, but what is about to ensue...

The End of a Decade

The End of a Decade

Hafsa Ibrahim, Writer
December 16, 2019

What defines a decade? Is it a moment? A story? A trend? Maybe it’s a series of events. Regardless, in less than a month, our decade is coming to an...

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