Survivors of Florida Shooting vs. Gun Control

By Rozany Guzman Seventeen people died in Parkland on Wednesday. It was one of the deadliest mass shootings in history. Teenagers witnessed their friends and teachers get shot. They hid in classrooms, under desks and in closets. They sent text messages to their parents. They prepared for the worst. And today, survivors of the massacre didn’t… Read More Survivors of Florida Shooting vs. Gun Control

Uma Thurman: Harvey Weinstein Assaulted Me, Too

By Diana Rodriguez “…Happy Thanksgiving Everyone! (Except you Harvey, and all your wicked conspirators — I’m glad it’s going slowly – you don’t deserve a bullet) -stay tuned…,” American actress and model Uma Thurman posted this cryptic message on her Instagram during the holidays, but said she would take her time before sharing her story… Read More Uma Thurman: Harvey Weinstein Assaulted Me, Too

5 Activities to Distract Singles on Valentine’s Day

By Rozany Guzman With Valentine’s Day around the corner, couples are making reservations to their favorite restaurants, parents are searching for affordable babysitters, and teens are buying Valentine grams at school. However, there are some people who won’t be enjoying this celebration: the singles. With all the activities going on solely for couples, there is… Read More 5 Activities to Distract Singles on Valentine’s Day

The End of the F***ing World Review

By Daylin Delgado What do you get when you mix a 17-year- old self-proclaimed psychopath looking to kill his new girlfriend, and a too-cool- for-school teenage girl who want to run away in a British dark comedy-drama? Internal monologues, blatant depictions of teenage awkwardness, and surprisingly well-done character development—all sans the modern-day romanticizing of mental… Read More The End of the F***ing World Review

ICYMI: Currents from Cuba Presentation at MLEC

By Daniel Gonzalez Last Monday, February 5th, MLEC invited all its science classes during to view a presentation about Cuban wild life, plants and environment. It was presented by Rich Kern, a nature documentary film director. He created the film called, “Currents from Cuba,” which documented his adventures into Cuba as he focused on the… Read More ICYMI: Currents from Cuba Presentation at MLEC

Super Bowl LII: Eagles Defeat Patriots for Their first Super bowl Victory

By Andres Cruz  After both being number one seeds in their conferences’ playoff rankings, The New England Patriots and the Philadelphia Eagles both sealed their spot against one another in the 52nd Annual SuperBowl. The Eagles went into the game as the underdog team, led by back-up Quarterback Nick Foles, and chased their first championship… Read More Super Bowl LII: Eagles Defeat Patriots for Their first Super bowl Victory

Why Football and the Super Bowl are Staples in American culture

By Krystal Alverio For more than 100 years, baseball was crowned as America’s favorite pastime, but over time, it seems football has taken over the throne. The NFL’s – National Football League – rise to power came about in the 1920’s around the same time the television began to pop up in American homes. The… Read More Why Football and the Super Bowl are Staples in American culture