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  • September 17Boys' Varsity Soccer wins 3-2 over St. Francis
  • September 9Boys Varsity Cross Country team places 2nd in Jeff Leavey Invitational, junior Evan Cummings finishing 7th
  • September 99-6-19 DGN Boys Varsity Football defeats Addison Trail 41-0, Senior QB Cassens with 4 touchdowns

Video games are not causing gun violence

Sam Bull, Editor-in-Chief

September 10, 2019

Gun violence is a pressing issue in the US, with mass shooting statistics constantly increasing. Debates continually rage regarding what exactly the issue is to be resolved, but there is one thing I hope we can all be sure about...

Review: Game of Thrones — Season Eight, Episode Six (“The Iron Throne”)

Sam Bull, Opinion Editor

May 29, 2019

Game of Thrones is officially over, and what a ride it’s been. Drama, action, romance, even a hint of comedy here and there. But this last episode just did not represent the last eight seasons, nor did it give us a particular...

Staff Editorial: Recycling has changed, now our habits must as well

May 16, 2019

Since we were little kids, school teachers, PSAs, and neatly laminated signs have taught us to dictate what can be recycled and what should be sent to the landfill. They’ve drilled into our minds that by recycling, we’re doin...

Nurses’ Office visits need more confidentiality

Ellie Cawthorne, A&E and Social Media Editor

May 15, 2019

Last year, I was going through a particularly rough patch in my life, specifically surrounding my anxiety and depression. Typically I wouldn’t share this type of personal information in a school publication, but I feel as if...

Travel: keep an open mind

Sam Bull, Opinion Editor

April 30, 2019

Travelling to foreign countries can result in two things: resorting to one’s small, introverted bubble without taking in anything that makes that country different, or actually involving oneself in the ways of that country and...

Senior assassin: no longer just fun and games

March 15, 2019

Senior assassin season is here and you know what that means: paranoia, backstabbing and hilarity ensue. We all know it is in good fun, but when is enough enough? Should our fun be regulated? To put it plainly, people have not been offe...

A message from the Omega EICs

Sarah Rogoz and Matt Troher

March 15, 2019

Writing about tragedy is never easy, especially when tragedy hits so close to home. Some of us on The Omega were close to Beth, others didn’t know her at all. Regardless, our editorial staff felt many emotions for many di...

Public displays of affection are rude and discomforting

Sam Weinheimer, Feature Editor

March 15, 2019

Picture this: you’ve just gotten an A on a math test you spent all night studying for. Proudly walking down the hallway with your head up high you see your best buddy, give him a fist bump and shout, “Today has been such a...

Man up and understand your responsibility

Matt Troher, Editor-In-Chief

March 15, 2019

Men, we can do better. To coincide with the 2019 Super Bowl, the razor company Gillette released an advertisement entitled “We Believe: The Best Men Can Be”.  The nearly two-minute long ad promotes the ideals of the MeTo...

The Video Game Market is Changing for the Worse

Logan Maramba, Opinion Editor

March 14, 2019

Apex Legends was unveiled and released on Feb 4 on Origin for free. Apex Legends had been worked on for two years by Respawn Entertainment. Endorsed by Electronic Arts, and developed by a legendary studio, Apex Legends had...