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The Pursuit

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Fathers Day

Father’s Day

Kathy Tran, Writer/Producer/Designer June 9, 2023

Just like there’s a day for mothers, there’s a day for fathers as well! We love our dads just as much as we love our moms. So, let’s celebrate our father figures for what they did for us from our...

Woman standing in the crowd, is symbolic of feeling alone in a room full of people.

Grief Before Death

Gabriela Viruet, Writer/Producer/Designer June 9, 2023

Mental health affects every aspect of our lives. It is a part of human existence that controls our emotions, thoughts, relationships, and actions, even if we do not notice it. Despite this, there is a...

Top 5 Ideas to Cross Off Your Bucket List This Summer

Top 5 Ideas to Cross Off Your Bucket List This Summer

Marie Morales, Writer / Photographer / Producer June 9, 2023

Allow this summer to be an unforgettable one, get out as much as possible and enjoy every moment possible. Drive-In Movie: Instead of going to your typical movie theater, bring some snacks, a blanket...

Working over the summer can have many benefits for students beyond the extra money in their pockets.

10 Reasons Why High School Students Should Work Over The Summer

Luke Egrie, Photographer June 8, 2023

The summer break during high school offers students a valuable opportunity to engage in various activities. While relaxation is important, working during the summer can bring numerous different benefits....

LEscrimeuse (The Swordswoman), taken from Wikimedia Commons

The Life of Julie d’Aubigny

Cece Perez, Writer/Producer/Designer June 1, 2023

Julie d’Aubigny was a French opera singer and a skilled fencer in the late 17th century who led a chaotic, almost unbelievable life– between going on the run singing and fencing people for cash, to...

Memorial Day has been a national holiday since 1970.

Remembering American Heroes

Alianna Ulerio, Writer/Producer/Designer May 31, 2023

Memorial day is a day to honor those who have fought for our country, especially those who have lost their lives fighting for us in the military. It is celebrated on the last Monday in May. The holiday...

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, it’s important to take care of ourselves and check on one another.

Mental Health Matters: A Few Tips for Taking Care of Yourself

Vick Torres, Writer/Producer/Designer May 31, 2023

Background Ever since 1949, May has been declared Mental Health Awareness Month by The Mental Health America (MHA) organization. During this month, many people direct their focus to help fight the stigmas...

Colorful Salt Water Taffy!

Taffy Tales: The Origin of Salt Water Taffy

Gabriela Viruet, Writer/Producer/Designer May 23, 2023

National Salt Water Taffy day is an annual celebration on May 23 dedicated to the sweet and salty treat loved by those on the Atlantic coast! This day can be used to reminisce on the fond memories that...

Celebrate your Mom!

Celebrate your Mom!

Alianna Ulerio, Writer/Producer/Designer May 22, 2023

None of us would be here without our moms. We should all take a day to dedicate to our moms and everything they’ve done for us. That’s why Mothers day was created, and why it is one of the holidays...


A Renaissance of Motion Images

Pedro Mendoza, Writer/Producer/Designer May 22, 2023

Throughout the history of entertainment and film animation has been used to express many ideas of creativity. From TV to movies, people have used the art of animation to send messages through a colorful...

The pizza came with the color and shine expected of a hot-fresh slice.

Deep Fried Reviews: Margherita Pizza

Jaden Ferrer, Writer/Producer/Designer May 10, 2023

The Cafe’ on Main remains one of the biggest mysteries at ACIT, as the students are unable to order from the menu and many faculty members either bring their own meals or are simply too busy to stop...

Dogs can feel the same emotions as their human, including anxiety and fear, (

Anxiety & Your Pup

Marie Morales, Writer/Producer/Designer May 5, 2023

Similar to humans, like us in moments of uncertainty, whether it be thinking about the future or minutes before presenting, anxiety and fear takes over, and it can occur in dogs too. Although not in the...

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