Choosing a major: the pressure is on

“What do you want to be when you grow up?” is a question even five-year-olds are used to being asked. By the time most students reach high school, the question turns into, “What major are you going to pursue in college?” Sixty-eight percent of All Saints’ Upper School students say they know what major or…

Five Feet Apart: Take Your Kleenex

Five Feet Apart, directed by Justin Balconi, may be one of the best movies you’ve never heard about. Based on the real life experience of Katie Donovan and Dalton Prager, the movie recounts the story of two teenagers, Stella and Will, who both have cystic fibrosis and who fall in love despite the necessity to…

The reality of the YouTube world

An astonishing 75 percent of children aspire to be YouTubers, according to mediakix. Being able to make a living by creating content and amassing subscribers is clearly something that children and young adults find desirable. For example, a search on Social Blade reveals that Emma Chamberlain, a popular YouTuber with almost seven million subscribers, is…

Do you follow the teen curfew law?

“It’s 10:00 p.m. Do you know where your children are?” This public service announcement (PSA) first appeared on television in 1967, when several cities in the northeast began imposing curfews on teenagers. The term curfew means different things to different people. For someone who grew up in the 60’s and 70’s, it usually represents an…

2020 Presidential Election Insight

With the 2020 election quickly approaching, many politicians, and even some business professionals, are throwing their hats into the ring and joining the fray, and more are expected to join the race in the coming months to challenge the incumbent President Donald Trump. According to Vox, Congresswoman Elizabeth Warren has announced that she will be…

Winter Restaurant Week in Fort Worth

To kick off the new year, over 30 restaurants in the Fort Worth metroplex welcomed eager consumers during Winter Restaurant Week. Despite its name, this event spanned a total of three weeks, beginning January 7 and ending January 27. The goal of Restaurant Week was to raise money for Grace, a food bank in Grapevine,…

2018 Midterm Election Results

While many people seem to disregard the importance of midterm elections and instead focus on presidential elections, these elections determine a significant amount of our national and local government. With about one-third of the Senate being elected and the entire House being elected, results of the midterm elections greatly impact the United States legislation and, in…