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  • "When you want to succeed as bad as you want to breathe, then you’ll be successful" ~Eric Thomas (submitted by Justin Edgecombe)
  • “If you take the time to do something correct the first time, you don’t have to spend the extra time redoing it.” (Submitted by Dr. Young)
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“For My Abuelo”

Layla Alexander, Guest Poet May 6, 2021

Note to self:   Every once in awhile, Someone you know will have to walk outside that door, And they will never return to this house again. They didn’t go because they necessarily wanted to,  But...

To Be Somebody: The Emotions of a Robot

To Be Somebody: The Emotions of a Robot

Ariel Ritchey, Staff Writer April 30, 2021

When a human feels threatened, they tend to enter fight or flight mode - they either fight, run, or freeze. This psychological tendency can be applied to anything that ignites the emotion of fear, whether...

Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay

We Don’t Need Your “Help”

Kamira Payne, Staff Writer April 20, 2021

The movies The Help, Green Book, 12 Years a Slave, The Blindside, Freedom Writers and more  have all won Academy Awards for their portrayals of the treatment of African-Americans throughout America. The...

Image by Ralph Leonard Poon from Pixabay

WHAT’S NEXT FOR THE MCU?

Mariah Bates, Staff Writer April 20, 2021

After a bittersweet ending to the infinity saga, the world Is on the edge of their seats for what’s next for the marvel cinematic universe. This biggest question: What will MCU phase 4 look like? We...

When They See Us: A Review

When They See Us: A Review

Michelle Jennings, Staff Writer March 25, 2021

The 4-part series produced by Ava DuVernay, When They See Us, is a prime example of light being shed on a controversial topic. The film brought awareness to topics such as police brutality, racism, and...

Monster by Walter Dean Myers

Book Review: “Monster” What do they really see?

Damajia Daniels, Staff Writer March 23, 2021

Overview  Monster was written by Walter Dean Myers, a New York’s Time bestselling author. It was published in 1999 about a young man named Steve on trial for a murder that everyone believes he’s...

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What’s next for Star Wars?

Mariah Bates, Staff Writer December 21, 2020

The Star Wars franchise holds a Guinness World Record title for “Most Successful Film and Merchandising Franchise.” It is the fifth highest grossing media franchise of all time, with it’s value recently...

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“Power Book II: Ghost” The Apple doesn’t fall too far from the tree

Xzavier Jones, Staff Writer December 20, 2020

Overview Power Book II: Ghost is the sequel to the hit show Power which ended earlier this year after six amazing seasons. The sequel takes place immediately after main character Tariq St. Patrick's mother...

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“Moonlight” A Review

Kamira Payne, Staff Writer December 18, 2020

Starring, Mahershala Ali, an Oscar winning actor known for House of Cards and Green Book, Jharell Jerome who is best known for his award winning performance in When They See Us, Trevante Rhodes who is...

Chicago P.D. Review: Honor and Community

Michelle Jennings, Staff Writer December 10, 2020

The NBC hit show Chicago P.D. has returned for another season after viewers were left wondering as the seventh season came to an end. With the rise of COVID-19 cases, production was forced to stop, ending...

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SANDRA OH, MY GOSH

Mariah Bates, Staff Writer December 10, 2020

The former “Grey’s Anatomy” star has left quite an imprint on the world recently. Since the actress walked away from “Grey’s Anatomy”, she has had no trouble finding her place in the industry.  “I...

Kappa wears black timberland boots, black pants, and a green shirt from her line: Duffle Bagg Co.

(Photo by Essence Knighten-EL)

Meet Kappa: A Triple Threat Entrepreneur

Essence Knighten-EL, Staff Writer November 12, 2020

In this section of the Hawk Eye, I will be interviewing Nina Harper, also known as Kappa, who is a DJ, aspiring rapper, and clothing designer with her own line—Duffle Bagg Co. The sixteen year old multi-talented...

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