Spartana

Filtered Reality

Michal Spanjer, Editor-in-Chief

May 6, 2018

Filed under Opinion

I’m not one to talk about the negative aspects of social media. As someone who spends most of my free time scrolling through Instagram, Twitter, Tumblr, or even Facebook if I’m really bored, it would be hypocritical of me...

Affirmative Action Should Make Us Think About Others

Jess Melvin, Writer

February 8, 2018

Filed under Opinion

As students begin to look at college and career options during this second semester, the anxiety of getting accepted can be overwhelming. Affirmative Action, a set of policies put into place in the 1960s that seeks to elevate ...

November book review

Bethany Villaruz, Writer

November 30, 2017

Filed under Opinion

A touching and sincere war story emerges in Monica Hesse's Girl In the Blue Coat.

The Dream, the Disparity, the Dilemma

Lisa Chen, Sports Editor

November 3, 2017

Filed under Opinion

The foundation of American society has historically been set on the “endless” opportunities available in this country. Social mobility appears easier to achieve than in other countries and stories of poverty to wealth seem...

October book review

Bethany Villaruz

October 31, 2017

Filed under Opinion

When Dimple Met Rishi is an uplifting and insightful romance novel perfect for a fun read.

September book review

Bethany Villaruz

September 26, 2017

Filed under Opinion

The Hate U Give, by Angie Thomas, provides a meaningful commentary on racism in America for students and young adults.