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Orthorexia: When Healthy Eating Becomes Toxic

Recent In-Depth Stories

DNA genetic testing poses privacy concerns

DNA genetic testing poses privacy concerns

May 24, 2018

After more than 40 years of arduous investigations, the notorious Golden State Killer — a serial killer,...

Vaping: an alternate take on cigarettes

Vaping: an alternate take on cigarettes

April 26, 2018

Growing up, senior Miles Wong* often felt alone. His best friend passed away in front of him when he...

Inside the classification of gaming disorder

Inside the classification of gaming disorder

April 26, 2018

After contentious debate over whether or not excessive gaming should be deemed a mental illness, the...

Changing the face of Western masculinity

Changing the face of Western masculinity

April 26, 2018

It is 10 p.m. on a Friday night. A boy shrugs off his backpack, exhausted after a long session at the...

When words cut: verbal abuse at Lynbrook

When words cut: verbal abuse at Lynbrook

March 29, 2018

Junior Katherine Patel* knows the impact words have. For the past few years, she’s felt the effects...

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Hidden food spots for escaping after finals

Recent Features Stories

Trendy and Broke: Thrift Store Challenge

May 24, 2018

Divya: Model: Shriya Reddy: Casual, Trendy, Comfortable Jacket: $9.15 Dress: $8.75 I was...

How to avoid becoming a finals zombie

How to avoid becoming a finals zombie

May 24, 2018

Around this time of year, you can surely feel the impending apocalypse of second-semester finals. Studying...

Advice for high school students

Advice for high school students

May 24, 2018

My favorite aspect of the end of the school year aside from summer break is the opportunity to hit the...

Famous Dex releases debut album

Famous Dex releases debut album

April 26, 2018

Chicago rapper Famous Dex,  also known simply as Dex, released his highly anticipated debut album...

Maxwell Wang flies to new heights with drones

Maxwell Wang flies to new heights with drones

April 26, 2018

Junior Maxwell Wang’s hands move quickly over the buttons of his controller, checking the drone’s...

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Encourage solidarity by accepting student-led movements

April 26, 2018

Streets and quads across America on March 14 were filled with students and teachers standing together as a tribute to the seventeen lives lost in the recent Parkland shooting and making a call for improved gun control. In light of the movement, we, the staff of the Epic, declare solidarity with fellow...

Tzen-Hao Ng
May 24, 2018

In especially egregious cases, it may be difficult to separate artists from their creative work. In recent news, high-profile actors such as Bill Cosby and Kevin Spacey have been accused of sexual assault, and consequently, television networks have pulled their shows from their channels. However, not...

Diana Xu
May 24, 2018

Ever since my sister committed to the University of California, Berkeley, I realized that I would soon become the new target of my parents’ expectations. This didn’t excite me at all. I knew I wouldn’t be able to avoid them anymore as all the attention would be on me. I realized that once my sister...

Sadhana Sarma
May 24, 2018

“Like a porn star says when she’s about to have sex with a Trump, let’s get this over with”; this is how excited comedian Michelle Wolf was for her performance at the 2018 White House Correspondents’ Dinner (WHCD) on April 28. With the amount of backlash she received after the show, her opening...

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The Student News Site of Lynbrook High School
The Student News Site of Lynbrook High School