Clubs and extracurricular activities are promoted often as a way to socialize and spice up college applications, but what if your school does not cater to your interests? Clubs generally can be divided into 3 groups, service clubs, academics, and artistic/creative ones. Though every school is different, there is an…

The progression from getting educated from a young age to going to college to then getting a job has become a standard in the past few decades. Where if 20 years ago it would still be completely possible to easily get a job straight out of high school, in today’s…

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Bloody Mary. We’ve all heard of the term, whether it was late at a sleepover, beside a bonfire at a summer camp, or from your older siblings trying to scare you. The myth of Bloody Mary, and many variations of it…

Within our school curriculum, we have the standard selection of classes, science, math, literature, and history, perhaps the occasional STEM or programming class. Art classes can also be found, but not always in the same quality as the other electives.

According to Liberty Classical Academy,

“during the 1999–2000 school year…

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Chupacabras — the vampire animal. In Latin American popular legend, the Chupacabra is a monstrous creature that attacks animals and consumes their blood. Their name is taken from the Spanish words ‘chupar’, which means “to suck”, and ‘cabra’, which means goat…

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The Japanese myth Kuchisake-onna, or the Slit-Mouthed woman, is one to watch for during Halloween! This popular urban legend originates in Japan — which is known for its frightening ghost stories — during the Heian period; 800–1200 years ago. …

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As the spooky season has finally arrived this year, let’s dive into some mysterious myths and legends that have been passed over throughout the years. The legend of the wendigos, or sometimes spelled the windigos, originate from beliefs held by Indigenous…

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