Eastside

Habitat for Humanity Reflection: Day 4

Kayla Schorr ('14), Eastside News/Features Editor

March 30, 2013

Yesterday was an extremely busy day, hence my inability to write about it until today. As it was a half-day at work, we all worked very diligently in order to finish many smaller tasks. The house I worked on did not need as...

Habitat for Humanity Reflection: Day 2

Kayla Schorr ('14), Eastside News/Features Editor

March 30, 2013

The second day of Habitat was a great success. Although we planned on shaking things up a bit and working on new projects with new groups, we stayed with the same routine and accomplished a lot. I personally worked with Jordan...

Habitat for Humanity Reflection: Day 1

March 30, 2013

Unfortunately, my alarm sounded at 6:00 a.m., rather than 7, which I deemed to be a "false alarm." Anyhow, with an additional hour of rest, we were all ready to initiate our first day of building. Albeit our preconceived notions...

Jukebox the Ghost album review: Safe Travels

Kayla Schorr ('14)/ Eastside News/Features Editor

August 18, 2012

The album Safe Travels by Jukebox the Ghost features a combination of upbeat, relaxing and generally entertaining tracks. The album was released on Tuesday, June 12, and has entertained me for the entire summer. Band members ...

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children book review

Kayla Schorr ('14)/Eastside News/Features Editor

October 31, 2011

Ransom Riggs’ teen bestseller, Miss Peregrines Home for Peculiar Children, tells a suspenseful, mind-altering tale of Jacob Portman, a typical sixteen-year-old boy. Though Jacob seems to be a normal teen at the beginning of th...