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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,...

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...

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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Famous Art Heists

Famous Art Heists

Isabella Ambrose and Sam Cole
January 27, 2022

The Last Judgment-Pirates-1473 We can’t start a story without background knowledge. The first ever art heist ever recorded was in 1473. Polish pirates...

Whats On Your Plate?

What’s On Your Plate?

Alessia Passoni, Writer/Designer
January 27, 2022

Thanksgiving is a well known holiday in America. Families gather around the table, mouths watering with delight. Autumn colors decorate the room. Food...

A Starry Night: Semi Formal 2022 In Review

A Starry Night: Semi Formal 2022 In Review

  Homestead’s Semi-formal dance looked a little different from years past as it was not a school-sanctioned event. The planning and organization...

Get Me Out of Here!: How to Escape an Escape Room

Get Me Out of Here!: How to Escape an Escape Room

Meghan Kelley, Guest Contributor
November 30, 2021

So, you’ve decided to attempt to escape an escape room. You may have been in or even escaped a room before, but how do you ensure a victory? In short:...

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