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heARTbreaker: Lisa Kim, Artist of the Month

An aspiring visual artist, senior Lisa Kim has recently been accepted to the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, is involved in Northwood’s arts classes and has built an impressive portfolio of 2D and 3D artworks throughout her high school career. Victoria Quin: How

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The costs of Obamacare

Free healthcare for everyone! Sounds amazing, right? Well don’t bother dreaming about it yet, because universal healthcare could be a taxpayer’s worst nightmare. In case you’re not familiar with it, a universal healthcare system exists when a country’s government provides health coverage for all its

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The dangers of echo chambers

Social media networks such as Facebook or Twitter are the main source of news consumption for many teens across America. However, these platforms’ personalization algorithms (which display posts based on one’s digital interaction history) are now creating echo chambers, or dangerous virtual spaces in which

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What is the truth behind the new security cameras?

As a Northwood student, you’ve probably noticed a sudden increase in security cameras around the school. It’s obvious that the administration is watching us. But is that all there is to it? What is the real purpose behind them? The Truth is out there, hidden

The left-leaning news consumption at NHS

Throughout America, partisan bias in the media is an epidemic plaguing the nation and causing distrust within the American people. Northwood students are no exception to this phenomenon. Overwhelming trends show that students at Northwood trust liberal sources like CNN and the New York Times