• Entertainment

    2016 Celebrity Deaths by Vikki Damon

    The year 2016 has come and gone – and it took many beloved celebrities with it. Many famous men and women passed away last year, and each one deserves to be remembered. The first notable death of the year was on January 10th, when famous musician David Bowie died at age 69 because of liver cancer. He was a singer known for hits such as; “Space Oddity”, “Ashes to Ashes”, and “Starman”. Bowie was soon followed by actor Alan Rickman. He was known for playing the character of Professor Snape in the Harry Potter movie series. He passed away on January 14th at the age of 69 as a result…

  • Feature

    Self Image by Natalja Gontrum

    Self-image, the idea one has of one’s abilities, appearance, and personality, is a relatively simple noun which impacts almost every single part of a person’s day and life. Although self-positivity has become increasingly mainstream and highlighted by topics such as the feminist movement, teenagers, especially girls, are notorious for being self-conscious. 20 girls at Nease of differing backgrounds participated in a survey about self-perception and their responses are integrated within the rest of the paragraphs. In an age of social media, it has become a societal paradox of the narcissism affiliated with taking selfies and posting about what is for dinner, meanwhile scrolling through Twitter and wishing one could look…