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Nicole Ong
As a Singaporean-American teenager passionate about politics, American History, and social justice, Nicole aims to reflect these passions in her writing. She hopes to inspire others in the same way that many have inspired her. Nicole also writes poetry. Her sleep schedule remains a mystery to many, she loves 80’s music and wholesome memes. Say hi when you see her around campus!

Nicole Ong, Editors-in-Chief

Jun 03, 2020
Class of 2020 (Story)
May 25, 2020
3 shows to binge watch while in quarantine (Story)
May 25, 2020
COVID dreaming: Where do we go from here? (Story)
Mar 25, 2020
A guide to Subtle Asian Traits spinoffs (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
“Saving face” might mean not saving your face at all (Story)
Feb 26, 2020
Coronavirus does not excuse racism (Story)
Feb 26, 2020
Goodbye, Cupertino (Story)
Jan 29, 2020
Rate the date spot (Story)
Dec 04, 2019
Chill beats for the best of study sessions (Story)
Oct 02, 2019
Remembering Jennifer Gross: A woman who touched the hearts of many (Story)
Oct 02, 2019
Pearl milk tea and all it means to me (Story)
Sep 10, 2019
Lost in Translation: Redefining what Asian American means to me (Story)
May 03, 2019
Boys tennis overcomes challenges through the season (Story)
Feb 01, 2019
Four of California’s recently enacted laws (Story)
Dec 14, 2018
Epic staff members try to make gingerbread houses in 10 minutes (Story)
Dec 12, 2018
A look into seasonal depression: winter blues and summertime sadness (Story)
Nov 14, 2018
Netflix’s “Queer Eye” breaks stereotypes and sparks discussion about race, gender and sexuality (Story)
Oct 31, 2018
Five songs to add more fright and delight to your Halloween night (Story)
Oct 06, 2018
The reality of mental health for the model minority (Story)
Oct 05, 2018
Behind the “Model Minority” myth: How do I, an Asian American student, tackle mental health? (Story)
Jun 12, 2018
Japanese teacher Kumi Kobayashi reflects on 15 years at Lynbrook (Story/Media)
May 24, 2018
Orthorexia: When Healthy Eating Becomes Toxic (Story)
May 11, 2018
Future collegiate athletes celebrate commitments to colleges (Story)
Apr 26, 2018
Future freshman officer elections modified (Story)
Mar 29, 2018
America’s past: not such a blast (Story)
Mar 01, 2018
Who does your feminism include? (Story)
Feb 22, 2018
I am angry that this is our reality: Reacting to the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting (Story)
Jan 25, 2018
Web freedom at risk with loss of Net Neutrality (Story)
Nov 20, 2017
Hugs and Performances: ASB holds Kindness Week (Story)
Nov 02, 2017
Unmasking the realities of the Tinkerbell Effect (Story)
Nov 02, 2017
Athletic trainer helps players back on their feet (Story)
Sep 02, 2017
Varsity football plays home opener against Andrew Hill (Story)