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The Student News Site of Lynbrook High School

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The Student News Site of Lynbrook High School

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The Student News Site of Lynbrook High School

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According to a survey by the Student Wellness team, 56% of students feel ready to live independently after high school --- a belief shared by 70% of parents.

Graphic illustration by Alexandra Wu and Olivia Yuan
Educational webinar guides students beyond high school
Amanda Jin, Staffer • May 20, 2024

The Lynbrook ASB Student Wellness team hosted an online webinar on April 30 titled “Are Lynbrook Graduates Ready for College & Adulting?”, inviting Lynbrook students...

A rendering of the upcoming Voyager building, set to be constructed in summer 2024, by Quattrocchi Kwok Architects. // Apple, which was formerly headquartered at its Infinite Loop campus in Cupertino, had a tax-stake agreement with the city that was ended in 2022 by a state audit. // The 2023-2024 rollout of the Federal Application for Student Aid, which was plagued with technical difficulties and delays, ultimately led some students to renounce colleges they could not afford to attend. // Climeworks has developed numerous plants for atmospheric carbon extraction in recent years; its latest model, the Mammoth, is currently the worlds largest direct air capture plant.

Used with permission from Nick Stephenson // Image from Picryl // Image from Pexels // Photo by Arnie Saeberg/Climeworks AG via AP
News In Brief
Meadow Shen, Staffer • May 20, 2024


“What do you want to be when you grow up?”
Atoms or Aristotle?
Apurva Krishnamurthy, News Editor • May 20, 2024

“What do you want to be when you grow up?”  “Where do you see yourself in 10 years?” These were questions that had been posed to me on numerous occasions, yet...

I thought I wanted to be a romantic — or even a communist — after indulging in the passionate, Marxist-inspired writing of Sally Rooney.
Reading between the lines
Surya Saraf, Copy Editor • May 20, 2024
A conversation between different versions of myself, split between the characters ME and her inner voices, RISKY, CAUTION and WHY, who all respond to FRIEND.
Fragments of my inner self
Anushka Anand, Managing Editor • May 20, 2024
My ordinary morning routine starts in a dreary, colorless bedroom, where I wake up facing blank walls and bare floors aside from the occasional dusty Lego set.
Going home
Riki Murase, Social Media Manager • May 20, 2024


Graphic illustration by Gary Pan and Erin Fitzpatrick
Used with permission from Alexander Chu
Adrian Philip carves a path toward success
Yvonne Wu, Staffer • May 20, 2024

The stale aroma of earthy lumber mixed with the impermeable presence of sawdust creates an atmosphere that makes sophomore Adrian Philip feel right at home. Traveling from...


Photos of the FUHSD Adult School from 1923 to 2024. Photos used with permission from Liz Ambra, Photo by Audrey Sun
Never too late to learn at FUHSD’s adult school
Vihaan Patel and Rohan Kakhandiki May 20, 2024

Since 1923, FUHSD’s Adult School has provided learning opportunities for adults looking to learn new material, find jobs and earn high school diplomas — all for free....


The model demonstates a side plank, one of the most common positions in Pilates.

Graphic illustration by Rohan Kakhandiki
A guide to the history, benefits and practice of Pilates
Erin Fitzpatrick and Irene Hwang May 20, 2024

Over the past few years after evolving from a niche form of exercise to a global phenomenon, Pilates has captivated the attention of many. Pilates gained recognition for its...


Taylor Swifts album cover
Taylor Swift’s ‘The Tortured Poets Department’
Charlotte Bolay, Staffer • May 20, 2024

In a memorable moment at the Grammys, Taylor Swift announced her 11th album on Feb. 4, just after winning the Best Pop Vocal Album award for her 10th album “Midnights,”...

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