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Winter Rally 2023: Pixar

Winter Rally 2023: Pixar

Amy Liu and Jason Shan January 28, 2023

A sea of smiling faces and invigorating drum beats filled the gym as students filed in for Winter Rally, marking the culmination of the Pixar spirit week. Dressed in their class colors, classes...

Behind the scenes: Studio 74 puts on “The Lion in Winter” play

Behind the scenes: Studio 74 puts on “The Lion in Winter” play

Chelsea Lee, News Editor January 13, 2023

Studio 74’s 2022-23 casts and new drama teacher Larry Wenner produce their winter play production, “The Lion in Winter.”

The Epic staffers select their favorite album of 2022.

The Epic’s favorite albums of 2022

Qianzi Loo, Staffer January 9, 2023

Listening to their favorite songs as they finish the upcoming issue, many Epic staffers are avid music lovers. Here is the Epic’s take on the best albums of the past year!   1st Place: Midnights...

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever releases to critical acclaim, with its cinematography and theme outshining its pitfalls.

“Wakanda Forever” memorializes past heroes and passes the torch to new ones

Meera Nambiar, Web Editor December 12, 2022

Four years after the first movie’s release, its sequel, “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” hits theaters over the Veterans Day weekend. While the movie received lots of publicity and praise for the...

Seniors and varsity soccer players Livia Inojoza and Samantha Strand have been coached by their fathers for their whole lives.

Father-daughter goals: Balancing coaching and parenting on the soccer field

Susanna Tang, Sports Editor December 12, 2022

Like father, like daughter — seniors and girls varsity soccer players Livia Inojoza and Samantha Strand have long been familiar with the title “coach’s kid.” Varsity Head Coach Leonardo Inojoza...

With lights, candles and tables full of food, December is the heart of the holiday season.

December holidays: A season of festivity

Sophie Au, Design Editor December 12, 2022

Representing lights, candles and tables full of food, December is the heart of the holiday season. From Christmas and Hanukkah to Kwanzaa and New Year’s Eve, families gather to celebrate, honor cultural...

Staffers Samiya Anwar and Ashley Huang share their opinions on the free speech debate.

Expressed or repressed speech?

Ashley Huang and Samiya Anwar December 12, 2022

The First Amendment of the United States Constitution protects freedom of speech from government interference. Yet as American politics becomes increasingly polarized, both right and left-wing parties...

Exchange students often compared Lynbrook and their home schools throughout the
day.

Students experience Viking life through the IDC exchange

Lilly Wu, Staffer December 12, 2022

Students from all five FUHSD schools gathered at Lynbrook on Nov. 18 for the first Intra District Council Exchange in three years. The exchange students experienced Viking spirit firsthand at Lynbrook’s...

Senior Allen Wang has committed to University of Chicago for track and field.

Allen Wang commits to University of Chicago track and field

Daeun Chung, Staffer December 12, 2022

Senior Allen Wang committed to University of Chicago after devoting six years to track and field, with his personal record of 11.25 seconds in the 100-meter dash event.  “Running is a lot of pain,”...

Sophomore Matthew Tanaka can be found rising at dawn to catch waves on his longboard.

Matthew Tanaka braves the waves

Valerie Shu, Staffer December 12, 2022

 On the weekends, sophomore Matthew Tanaka can be found rising from bed at dawn to catch waves on his longboard. Only a brief 30 minute drive away, his favorite spots include Manresa State and 38th Avenue...

Teja cherishes nature and the outdoors on his backpacking trips around the country.

Teja Jampani travels the world, step by adventurous step

Deeksha Raj, Staffer December 12, 2022

On the final stretch of his nine-day and 327-mile journey from Oregon to New Mexico, junior Teja Jampani soaks in the breathtaking views of the beaches and mountains, remembering all of the incredible...

Through their collaboration during the past three months, CAA and Miller students raised and installed garden beds, removed weeds and fixed the drip irrigation system.

CAA breathes life into Miller’s school garden

Emily Pedroza, Staffer December 12, 2022

Hands gloved and ready to serve both a blossoming garden and school community, Lynbrook Conservation Action Association members and Miller Middle School students gather to foster growth in Miller’s garden...