Halloween: Is it just another day or witchcraft?

Claire Tierney, Staff Writer

October 29, 2019

Based on a CNN report from last year, Halloween is one of the most popular holidays in America, with more than 175 million people participating in the festivities every year. Although it falls at the end of October, people spen...

Trick-or-Treating

Victoria Giomi, News Editor

October 29, 2019

It’s just chicken. It’s not that deep.

Caitlin Earnshaw, Opinion Editor

October 29, 2019

Chick-fil-A has been around for some time now, their first restaurant opening in 1967 out of Atlanta. Recently, the chain has gained much popularity among the youth of our community. Some NDB students even make the trek down to Sunn...

Students with private college counselors have an unfair advantage

Emma Tsui, Staff Writer

October 29, 2019

The wealthy often bathe in their riches by flaunting their luxury items, such as cars, clothes, houses, and more. However, another luxury item that is starting to be noticed is access to private college counselors, consultants...

Good night, Tigers: Go the heck to sleep

Kaitlyn Lopez, Staff Writer

October 29, 2019

One of the biggest issues amongst high school students is the lack of sleep that they are getting. According to Nationwide Children’s Hospital, teens are supposed to get an average of nine hours of sleep per night.  But, i...

Focusing on STEM too much limits students

Bianca Lopez, Staff Writer

October 29, 2019

Over the past several years, NDB has put a lot of attention and support toward bringing STEM – science, technology, engineering, and math – to campus in its classes, extracurricular activities, and facilities.  It is planning...

Yes, NDB should have relaxed its uniform policy

Kaitlyn Lopez, Staff Writer

September 26, 2019

For the 2019-2020 school year, NDB has made changes to its uniform policy. The most popular change was that students were no longer required to wear NDB  polos, but could wear NDB t-shirts instead. Wearing NDB shirts are bette...

No, NDB should not have relaxed its uniform policy.

Caitlin Earnshaw, Staff Writer

September 26, 2019

NDB prides itself on empowering young women. But, before this year, I had come to the understanding that each young student’s “general appearance should be appropriate to the business of school.” In order to produce profe...

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New year’s resolutions

Victoria Bartels, Staff Writer

March 6, 2019

January is a notorious month, full of pressure and transition, as people scramble to start their New Year’s resolutions. From drinking more water to getting a new job or even traveling the world, many people in the community...

Intercession should happen every year

Jean Aquino, Opinion Editor

March 6, 2019

Intercession is a four day break given to students every other school year, following Presidents Day weekend. Activities, such as on-campus classes as well as off-campus educational trips, are offered to give them a chance to l...

The president and the state of this union

Johana Ligtenberg and Michelle Kleytman

March 6, 2019

February 5th was a big day for the nation, NDB included. As President Trump gave his second State of the Union speech, followed by Stacy Abrams with the Democratic response, all history classes were in the virtual audience, ass...