This is Gloria Cueva’s first year in Newspaper. She is currently in her junior year of high school. She enjoys English and hates math. Her dream is to go to the University of Columbia to pursue a career in Journalism. In addition to newspaper, Gloria participates in Track. Gloria’s obsessions include Blink 182, Betsey Johnson, Angels & Airwaves, and the oh so very attractive Tom DeLonge.
High school and college are two very different spectrums. The idea of college means starting a new phase of life, and becoming more of an adult. You’re leaving the young you behind and transforming into someone else.
It's a Saturday, and you have no plans. It's too late to make plans with friends. They are already out and about for the day. So what do you do now? Here are 5 ideas on how to make your boring Saturday a bit more entertaining.
Prom has been the only thing on juniors and seniors minds since the theme was announced in January. Posters, ticket prices, and the talk of dresses people were going to wear was all that was being heard around the school, so what about the freshman and sophomores that don’t have the opportunity to go to prom?
Behind the runway, people are running around like crazy. Models’ clothes are being ripped off and shoved on. Zippers are in jeopardy of being broken by the quick hands attempting to zip them. This hectic scene is one many would run from, but up and coming fashion designer, Felix Cueva thinks otherwise.
We are all use to seeing those Christmas traditions of hanging up ornaments on the Christmas tree, wrapping presents, and getting no sleep on Christmas Eve because we know that waiting underneath the tree for us is beautifully wrapped gifts, but what about those weird or treasured Christmas traditions not everyone does?
The aroma of Thanksgiving turkey, stuffing, sweet potatoes, mashed potatoes and gravy, and that sweet scent of pumpkin pie fill the room. For most people that is, but there are those eccentric few that do things a little differently for their Thanksgiving feast.
As soon the package is handed to the soldier they smile. The packages filled with food and supplies are a gift that these soldiers are so excited to see. It makes them think of their families eagerly awaiting their arrival back home.