Advice From a Senior: Nicole

Hello, I’m Nicole Vickers and I have a Latin assignment due in 3 hours, so naturally I’m writing a post due next month. Anyway, I think everyone has some wisdom to share, but I sometimes don’t like to see myself as an authority. That’s because I think everyone should figure out what they want to…

Reality Fighting Every Day of the Week

By Nicole Vickers So I found a better title! I think. Anyway, as promised and without further ado, I give you a TV show for everyday of the 2017 Fall Season! Sunday: Bob’s Burgers Meet the Belchers; each of them is insane in their own way, but they love and support each other. Tina is awkward,…

Reality Fighters… We Got BOOKS

By Nicole Vickers Because of the media center downsizing their book collection at AHS, the literary gods took pity upon us and decided to grant all our English teachers with sets of brand new books! What a blessing, am I right? No excuse now not to read! So without further ado, here are ten of the best…

Welcome to Reality Fighters Unite

By Nicole Vickers, Layout Editor/Style Manager So we all have stuff about our lives that we don’t like. Maybe we aren’t tall enough. Maybe we’re lonely. Maybe we can’t stop thinking about the extinction of the bees. Maybe we have a debilitating fear of the color blue and for that reason we can never leave…

Attendance Goes Digital Next Year With Key Cards

By Nicole Vickers, Website Editor Lately, people have been noticing ports in walls inside of classrooms. Rumors have been swirling about what they might mean for AHS, and rightfully so, as AHS infrastructure will experience fundamental changes this upcoming school year. Starting the 2017-2018 school year, students will be responsible for carrying ID cards to…

Fantastic Beasts Movie Gives Wizarding World New Dimensions

The official poster for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them which was released November 18, 2016. By Nicole Vickers, Website Editor The number one critique most hardcore Potterheads make after seeing a Harry Potter movie is how it compares to the book. However, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is the first Wizarding…

Rowling Blesses Fans with Cursed New Harry Potter Installment

  By Nicole Vickers, Website Editor Nine years ago, the nerd world thought that they had received the final installment of the Harry Potter series. However, with the support of an unrelenting fan base, series author J.K. Rowling decided to open the Harry Potter universe up once again, starting with the release of Harry Potter…

Books As Seen on TV

By Nicole Vickers, Website Editor Most people have probably seen, or at least heard about the explosive ending to the Hunger Games series, Mockingjay Part 2. Generally, it seems to be widely acclaimed by fans and critics alike, but as for any book turned movie, there is always some disappointment about what the writers and…

Warning: The Books Listed Below Are BANNED

By Nicole Vickers, Website Editor The last week of September is Banned Books week, when the literary community reflects on the idea of censorship and celebrates the virtue of books that have been banned in the past. Banned books are books that have made unavailable to students because of their content by, a group of people,…