Emily Zhen: My first time voting in a political election

Emily Zhen, Managing Editor, Opinions Columnist

March 18, 2014
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Mr. NCHS: Old traditions, new talent

Catt Kim, Profile Editor, Entertainment Columnist

February 11, 2014
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A moment of Zhen: Social media vs. reality

Emily Zhen, Managing Editor, Opinions Columnist

January 28, 2014
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Ever been to an awkward party? I know I have. Picture about a dozen teenagers with their faces buried in their phones, thumbing through their Facebook, Twitter and Instagram newsfeeds and pretending to be preoccupied. Besides... Read more »

Staying plugged into news

Emily Zhen, Managing Editor

January 13, 2014
Filed under Columns, Opinions

Staying up to date on current events is the exception for many students these days. With the rapid development of technology, information can be shared faster than ever. Breaking news from all over the world can be communicated... Read more »

Should retail employees be forced to work on holidays?

Emily Zhen, Managing Editor

January 13, 2014
Filed under Columns, Opinions

When I think of the holiday season, I picture two contrasting images. The first image I envision is a wholesome scene: family gathered around a dinner table, enjoying each other’s company. The second image is not so wholesome:... Read more »

Emily Zhen: The evolution of high school stress

Emily Zhen, Managing Editor

January 13, 2014
Filed under Columns, Opinions

“I can’t wait for college!” “I have senioritis. I’m only a freshman.” “I’m 50 shades of done with this semester.” As a senior, I hear (or say) these things on a daily basis. I don’t know a single high... Read more »

Emily Zhen: My love/hate relationship with annotating

Emily Zhen, Managing Editor, Opinions Columnist

January 13, 2014
Filed under Columns, Opinions

Just as I prepare to flip the page and venture onto page 22 of “The Catcher in the Rye,” it hits me. I forgot to annotate the first 21 pages. ... Read more »

Emily Zhen: How Hollywood can turn child stars crazy

Emily Zhen, Managing Editor, Opinions Columnist

January 13, 2014
Filed under Columns, Opinions

There are a few movies that in my mind never get old. “Mean Girls” is a given, but “The Parent Trap” and “She’s the Man” also make it on the list. Whenever I watch these movies, I can’t help but think, “What... Read more »

New Year’s Resolutions: to set or not to set?

Emily Zhen, Managing Editor

December 31, 2013
Filed under Columns, Opinions

It’s that time of year again when we reflect on memories from the past year and look forward to what the upcoming year has in store. As I ring in the New Year, an overwhelming hope sweeps over me, and with that hope comes a... Read more »