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How are You Dealing with Climate Change?

Milla Tivadar, Focal Point Editor

November 25, 2019

“Chronic fear of environmental doom,” to be defined by American Psychological Association (APA) as the term "ecoanxiety." In a randomized poll sent out among Skyline students, only 50% were aware of this expression. Therapists and organizations are quickly catching onto this "pre-traumatic stress" effecting the masses...

How to Ease Stress during the Final Weeks of a Semester

Layna Salinas, Social Media Editor

November 25, 2019

With finals and the holidays fast-approaching, there are ways for students to keep the stress low in order to avoid the end-of-semester stress havoc. Being stressed out is no laughing matter — especially if the holiday season is fast approaching. However, there are ways that you can make the final weeks of a college semester s...

Jojo Rabbit: Shedding Light in the Darkest Past

Jojo Rabbit: Shedding Light in the Darkest Past

November 25, 2019

The imagination runs wild when Taika Waititi latest film Jojo Rabbit brings comedy to a time where laughter...

It’s Not Just About You

Misha Berman, Chief Copy Editor

November 25, 2019

We have all been in a situation where we have had to tell someone something they do not want to hear. Everyone has the right to express their feelings and we should all learn how to advocate for ourselves.  However, even though we should assert our needs, we also live in a world with other people that have equally valid feeling...

More Than A Snap Shot: How to take better photos with your smart phone

Mark David Magat, Editor At Large

November 25, 2019

With a world so connected and having no signs of stopping here, taking photos with a DSLR or other dedicated camera can be a bit of a nuisance, as there is so much additional hasle for better image quality. Adding to that, cameras can get pricey and overly complicated. But there is a way to take amazing photos with nothing more...

Remembering the Loma Prieta Earthquake

Layna Salinas, Social Media Editor

October 25, 2019

It's been three decades since the Loma Prieta earthquake left parts of the San Francisco Bay Area in ruins, but the effects of the earthquake can still be felt to this day. On Oct. 17, 1989, Game 3 of the 1989 World Series was about to be viewed by millions of Americans including people in the Bay Area who were trying to...

The World of Darkness and Myths: Scary urban legends from around the world

The World of Darkness and Myths: Scary urban legends from around the world

Mark David Magat, Editor at Large

October 19, 2019

The world is a dark and mysterious place and while we consume and/or make art of the sick, twisted and...

Send In The Clown

Send In The Clown

October 14, 2019

For me, I’ve always thought the character of Joker holds a lot of power and fear from not having a...

Spider-Man is Swinging Back in Action

Spider-Man is Swinging Back in Action

Hanz Mathews Pacheco, Multimedia Editor

October 3, 2019

After a month long break up, the two studios are finally back again after reaching a new deal to continue...

Rambo’s Still Got it!

Mark David Magat, Editor At Large

October 3, 2019

The 1980s and 90s was a great time for action movies, and since then current action movies have tried recapturing the spark that was once there, but with varying results. With a good number of these movies not hitting the mark, I started to ask “are those style of movies dead?” As I ask myself that walking into Rambo...

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