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Thoughtful Thursday: All my friends are musicians

Thoughtful Thursday: All my friends are musicians

Zoe Alvarez, Thoughtful Thursday columnist

June 13, 2019

Going to a fine arts school comes with its unique perks. I remember sitting in my combined dual class in the recital hall when the realization hit me, the majority of the class were musicians. All my friends are musicians and have knowledge in the fine arts field. It spans from band, orchestra, and mari...

Thoughtful Thursday: Music recommendations

Thoughtful Thursday: Music recommendations

Zoe Alva, Thoughtful Thursday columnist

June 6, 2019

I believe there are various acts of courage. Recommending music to friends or others is most definitely one of them. Our taste in music is our own little corner of privacy. It’s one of the very aspects that makes up our personalities, perception of the world, and emotions. Our taste in music is whe...

Thoughtful Thursday: Clothing, outfits, and style

Thoughtful Thursday: Clothing, outfits, and style

Zoe Alvarez, Thoughtful Thursday columnist

May 30, 2019

I became aware of style when I first started watching HGTV as a child. I started to understand aesthetics which lead to my love of photos, songs, moments, and ideas that matched with certain concepts. It was then that I started to develop my sense of style. I saw what colors complimented each other ...

Thoughtful Thursday: Nighttime

Thoughtful Thursday: Nighttime

Zoe Alvarez, Thoughtful Thursday columnist

May 23, 2019

The sun sets behind the horizon leaving the sky with the darkness of the night; the world changes. When I see the stars and the glow of the moonlight, I see the time of the lights. The city lights illuminate the night sky. Old convenience stores and gas stations emit their neon glow. The light post...

The Bug: Don’t rush to grow up

Analiz Robledo, The Bug columnist

May 23, 2019

This is Analiz Robledo's first The Bug column. Look I get it, the rush you get when you get to do things on your own, getting home late at night, dating, going out with your friends, driving, the full package of being a teen. Here’s some advice, slow down. Everything happens when it’s supposed...

Debatable: LISD should shift more resources into AP testing

Debatable: LISD should shift more resources into AP testing

Angie Bravo, Staff Writer

May 17, 2019

This is senior Angie Bravo's final Debatable column on The Magnet Tribune online newspaper. We hear it nearly every day; “Education is the foundation of life” or “You don’t have a choice, you need to go to study for a better life,” or something along those lines. We hear something nearly ev...

Thoughtful Thursday: Listening to music

Thoughtful Thursday: Listening to music

Zoe Alvarez, Thoughtful Thursday columnist

May 16, 2019

I’ve always enjoyed listening to music. It is one of the guaranteed hobbies I will always have. I prefer the sound of music blasting from my phone’s speaker rather than the empty silence. Every moment I ask myself: “What do I feel like listening too?” “Am I looking for relaxing music or...

Observations: The pros of the death penalty

Observations: The pros of the death penalty

Aryanna Rodriguez, Observations columnist

May 15, 2019

This is senior Aryanna Rodriguez’s final column in The Magnet Tribune’s online edition. The death penalty has been a part of America’s justice system for a long time now, and as of today, it is legal in 30 US states. Capital punishment is a much talked about topic because there are individuals who su...

Experiences: Pink and blue should be unisex

Experiences: Pink and blue should be unisex

Lucero Rea, Experiences columnist

May 15, 2019

This is senior Lucero Rea’s final column in The Magnet Tribune’s online edition. If an individual is shopping for clothes for a newborn, what color do they usually get? The overall rule nowadays is that girls are more likely to dress up in pink clothes and boys in blue. Before a baby is even bo...

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