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Women in the Arts

Rachel St. Pierre, Features Editor

April 27, 2018

The National Museum of Women in the Arts is a museum dedicated entirely to commemorating the accomplishments of women in the visual, performing, and literary arts. Located in Washington D.C., it’s the only museum committed to...

North Korea War Scare

North Korea War Scare

November 22, 2017

Letters: Percoco inspired by his high school teacher

May 26, 2011

Jim Percoco, who has been a Spartan for 31 years, wrote this letter to the teacher who influenced him the most. He asked that it be published in The Oracle. Dear Neal: Well, by now you have read the last issue of The Or...

Letters: AP tests are enough

May 26, 2011

Dear Editors: I would like to discuss the topic of AP exam week and how I feel that teachers should respect it more than they do. Don’t get me wrong, a lot of teachers are fully aware that this is a critical time for student...

Senior ca$hes in on $cholarship money

Rita Zevallos, Senior Staff Writer

May 23, 2011

Without a job, money is hard to come by. Most people go into college broke or in debt. Senior Lena Nelson will start hers with over $250,000 in scholarships. The fall of senior year is filled with college applications: filling...

Procrastination is NOT key

Julie Hess, Journalism 1

May 9, 2011

While trying to write about procrastination, I find myself doing exactly that. It seems like it would be quite a bit easier to just get an assignment out of the way as quickly as possible. Unfortunately, as soon as a minor...

The Great Cookie Debate

Erin Falk, Journalism 1

May 9, 2011

The best part of my school day is, by far, the first bite I take out of my warm chocolate chip cookie at lunch. This routine may change, however, now that the cafeteria has introduced new, unfamiliar cookies to the lunch line. The...

AP changes irk me

May 9, 2011

Dear Editors: Reading the recent Oracle article, “AP exam attendance rules cause unrest,” got me even more annoyed with the administration than I already was. First of all, our student body is already treated like c...

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