Articles by Sarah Lu

  • Fetching the frisbee and fifth place

    Breathe in, breathe out. The players on both teams know what is on the line here. Time is counting down, five… four… three… two… and…...

  • Hate Crimes

    A shock in the night   A vacant football field rests silently on campus as the students indulge in their seasonal, summer celebrations. Suddenly, a...

  • Teachers say goodbye to NPHS

    As the graduation ceremony comes to a close, students glance at one another with bittersweet tears streaming down their faces, knowing that their life is...

  • Cheating: the hidden truth

    What defines cheating? Interviewer: What do you define as cheating? Student: I don’t know what cheating is, honestly. Interviewer: Would you say that you cheat? Student:...

  • Heroin: The 21st Century Opium War

    Long-term consequences of the short-lived high An overdose begins to kill long before a death takes place. The body is weak, shaky limbs reaching for...

  • Coach Buckley: Shaping the athletes of NPHS

    The final play of the game is upon them. Whether it’s soccer, football or lacrosse, each athlete has an intense focus on the goal at...

  • Studs raise money to eliminate MNT

    Wolf whistles can be heard from all around the auditorium as the “studs” of 2017 are introduced during the annual Stud Pageant hosted by the...

  • Happy Chinese New Year: Celebrating the five thousand year old tradition

    “Gong Xi Fa Chai.” These words greeted millions around the world, as a good wish for the Chinese New Year. The celebration of the new...

  • Dancing their way to a cure

    Swirling and twirling in the spotlight, the performers at the eighth annual Dance for Hope charity event on Feb. 3 poured their hearts on the...

  • Remembering Mr. Carr

    The accident that changed it all Piercing kind blue eyes, a dazzling smile and the apparent desire to connect with each and every student that...