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This Day In History

This Day In History

December 3, 2019

November 1st 835- All saints day started this day. It is a christian holiday that celebrates the dead who have reached heaven especially the saints recognized in the Catholic...

Startup Moxie

Startup Moxie

December 3, 2019

A program that is very niche in our school community that many are very uninformed about is Startup Moxie. This program is run by Program Director Lara Brian and Executive...

Thousands of Teachers Will Travel to Indianapolis to Support Public Education

Thousands of Teachers Will Travel to Indianapolis to Support Public Education

November 15, 2019

On Tuesday, November 19th thousands of teachers from across the state will meet at the Indianapolis statehouse to protest in the hopes of affecting change for public education....

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5th Annual Tower Rock
The Beauty Of Clue

The Beauty Of Clue

December 5, 2019

“The Beauty Of” explores media on the line between popular and obscure, and the reason it lies here under the label of “Cult Classic”.   This article contains...

A Guide to Winter

A Guide to Winter

December 3, 2019

Happy Winter! Essentially this is the time of year where there are a bunch of different holidays, and a bunch of different family gatherings. Logically, fashion is a really...

The Rising Popularity of Unturned

The Rising Popularity of Unturned

December 3, 2019

Unturned is a free to play zombie survival game available for free on Steam (a seller of online games). The game isn’t extremely popular, but it has a large enough following...

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Jaylen Wright
David Smith and Issanae Bailey

David Smith and Issanae Bailey

December 8, 2019

David Smith and Issanae Bailey have sung their way through Adams for the last four years, proving to be some of the most accomplished and talented artists from the school....

Tania Gonzalez and Eamin Lynch

Tania Gonzalez and Eamin Lynch

December 8, 2019

JAWS, or “John Adams Women Swimming,” has a record-breaking amount of girls eager to swim this year, ranging from experienced swimmers and girls jumping in the water for...

Brendan Quinn

Brendan Quinn

December 5, 2019

Brendan Quinn is a senior at John Adams High School. He is a very determined, caring, and hard working person. He has been part of the cross country team all four years attending...

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Should the No Backpack Rule be Eliminated?
Is “Ok Boomer” a Slur?

Is “Ok Boomer” a Slur?

December 3, 2019

“Ok Boomer.” A phrase sweeping the internet, and showing us just how quickly old people get angry. It has been used to demean those of the “baby boomer” generation,...

Why We Need To Keep Talking About Sex Trafficking

Why We Need To Keep Talking About Sex Trafficking

December 3, 2019

The term “sex trafficking” is one we have all  heard before; but it seems many people don't know what it truly means. Due to the stigma surrounding sex trafficking, many...

Redefining Masculinity in 2019

Redefining Masculinity in 2019

December 3, 2019

From the beginning of time, men have been portrayed as the more powerful and assertive gender. The masculinity of a man used to define them, but in 2019, the social standards...

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