The end of Vine

The end of vine

Aislinn Fallon, Social Media Manager, 12 Although six-second videos may seem prosaic, these videos bring joy to millions – or at least they used to. Twitter announced on October 27, 2016 that they will be shutting down Vine, their popular video sharing app, where users can film videos for a maximum of six seconds before posting and broadcasting them to others. Twitter was not the … Continue reading The end of vine

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Florida’s Young Politicians Club hosts fundraiser for Florida Relay for Life

Haileigh Galloway, Grade 8 The Young Politicians Club is a non-FLVS-related foundation that empowers young people interested in careers relating to leadership to achieve their goals and prepare for a bright and successful future. As of late, YPC has been fundraising for Florida’s Relay for Life located in Coral Springs. Between now and April 29, the club will be hosting fundraisers anywhere from 2 to … Continue reading Florida’s Young Politicians Club hosts fundraiser for Florida Relay for Life

Top 4 most influential African Americans in the United States

Tamar Lilienthal, Opinion Editor, 11 The month of February is Black History Month, and it is a time for us to reflect on the many African Americans who have shaped our nation’s history. For the past many centuries, African American leaders have impacted our country’s politics and culture. Some have even helped change our fundamental ideals! Though there are many African Americans that can be … Continue reading Top 4 most influential African Americans in the United States

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25 Songs to add to your playlist

Featured image via Unsplash Saarah Siddiqui, 10 Music is used by artists and listeners to express themselves.  Many songs, even from years ago, are constantly played on the radio, and here are 25 songs that you should add to your playlist. “Jar of Hearts” by Christina Perri “Human” by Christina Perri “Stone Cold” by Demi Lovato “Doubt” by Mary J Blige “If I Die Young” … Continue reading 25 Songs to add to your playlist

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The end of the Rosetta space mission

Featured image credit via DLR German Aerospace Center. Olivia Williamson, Photography and Multimedia Manager, 11 The Rosetta Space Mission, launched by the ESA, European Space Agency, in 2004, made its last landing on September 30th, crashing into the comet it had been studying for two years.  This crash allowed researchers to learn more about the state of the comet’s gas, dust and plasma environment. On … Continue reading The end of the Rosetta space mission

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February 17th- Random Acts of Kindness Day

Aislinn Fallon, Social Media Manager, 12 Kindness– it appears as time progresses hate instead of kindness is seen more throughout the world. Although this is important in the world, kindness is now a rarity. On February 17th, Random Acts of Kindness Day inspires people to become a better version of themselves and treat others well. Below are ten acts of kindness you can show and display … Continue reading February 17th- Random Acts of Kindness Day