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A step toward inclusion: Fenty Beauty review

A step toward inclusion: Fenty Beauty review

Issra Said and Anai Freeman

October 13, 2017


Filed under All, Entertainment, Reviews, Showcase

The talk of Fenty that is currently ruling the Internet does not seem to be coming to an end any time soon. Singer Rihanna debuted her makeup brand, Fenty Beauty, on September 7th. Much of the general public is pleased to receive more than just music from their pop culture favorite. Rihanna focused on ...

Dunkirk exceeds expectations

Dunkirk exceeds expectations

Lexi Kava, Entertainment Editor

September 21, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Movies, Showcase

The Common App: an insider’s review

The Common App: an insider’s review

Lexi Gavlas, Creative Editor

September 19, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Just for Fun

NERD ALERT with Lexi Kava: Spiderman Homecoming review

NERD ALERT with Lexi Kava: Spiderman Homecoming review

Lexi Kava, Entertainment Editor

July 13, 2017


Filed under All, Entertainment, Reviews

 Marvel’s highly-anticipated blockbuster Spider Man: Homecoming swung into the movie theatres last Friday and has already claimed its crown as the best Spider Man movie yet. British actor Tom Holland delivers a comical and fresh new look to the well loved superhero, gifting it with the true comic ...

Review: DJ Khaled’s “Grateful”

Review: DJ Khaled’s “Grateful”

Carter Landis, Sports Editor

June 26, 2017


Filed under All, Entertainment

Hip hop’s most famous and most influential producer, DJ Khaled, releases his 11th project since coming on to the scene with Lil Wayne in 2005. ‘Grateful’, inspired by Khaled’s eight month old son, Asahd, features once again a plethora of hip hop artists from all different styles of the genre. ...

What to bring to the beach

What to bring to the beach

Demi Jensen, Staff Writer

June 5, 2017


Filed under All, Entertainment, Just for Fun

13 Reasons Why: Romanticizing suicide or bringing awareness?

13 Reasons Why: Romanticizing suicide or bringing awareness?

June 1, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase, Television, Uncategorized

Two Northern Light staffers examine the positive and negative aspects of Netflix's adaptation of Jay Asher's novel.

Summer 2017 playlist

Summer 2017 playlist

Mackenzie Brey, Staff Writer

June 1, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Just for Fun

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Counting by 7’s Book Review

Counting by 7’s Book Review

sheila mwanda, staff writer

May 31, 2017


Filed under Books, Entertainment, Reviews

“If you’re lost, you might need to swim against the tide” Holly Goldberg Sloan, author of Counting By 7's, tells the amazing story of twelve year old Willow Chance. Nervous and anxious about her transition to middle school, oddball and genius Willow tries to navigate her new life in middle s...

Everything, Everything movie review

Everything, Everything movie review

issra said, staff writer

May 31, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Movies, Reviews

After discovering that the new romance/drama film of the season casted the gifted Amandla Stenberg as the lead role, Everything, Everything became a must-see on my movie list. On top of the pleasant choice of actors, a Black woman, Stella Meghie, directed the movie. It was bittersweet to read that Me...

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