Wings: Album Review

Ashley Henderson, Centurion Staff Writer

December 17, 2017

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, News, Opinion

Wings is an album by the South Korean boy band BTS. It was released on October 10th, 2016. This album really takes you on a journey--it starts off with the intro, Boy Meets Evil, which a song about falling in love with dangerous,...

Elf: The Musical Review

Aaliyah Johnson, Centurion Staff Writer

December 17, 2017

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, News, Opinion

Elf: The Musical was a delightful musical experience to enjoy with family, while on a date, or even on a field trip! Elf: The Musical is capable of causing even the oldest of people to revert back to a younger age because it was...

Social Media: Detrimental to Teens’ Health and Safety

Ariana Smith, Centurion Staff Writer

December 17, 2017

Filed under News, Opinion, Technology

Facebook, Snapchat, Instagram, Twitter... if you do not know these social media sites, you are not a teen!! Social media is a form of online communication where users can create accounts to share content with friends. It all started...

Is Perception Reality?

October 6, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Perception is how we perceive other people, situations, and things. Perception is important to many people because many of us want to be perceived as something depending on our situations. For example, when attending a job interview,...

Can We Learn Better?

Grace Irio Ogbe, Staff Writer

October 6, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Student Life

In the past few years, homeschooling has increased immensely in the United States. Before the 19th century, homeschooling was not as prominent when it first emerged in the 1980s. John Holt proposed the concept of homeschooling...

How To Stop Letting Bullies Into Your Head

Grace Irio Ogbe, Staff Writer

October 6, 2016

Filed under Classroom Highlights, Opinion

Whenever someone thinks of the general idea of school, there are usually a few things that come to their head. Those general ideas are learning, note taking, tests, and waking up early. However, school is also prominent in the...

Experiencing History

Chidera Onyeizeh, Editor In Chief

March 3, 2016

Filed under Opinion

This summer in June 26, 2015 the Supreme Court legalized gay marriage in any of the 50 states of USA. This day is important because gay people have been fighting against the prejudice towards them. This day changes many lives...

What’s in the Stars for the Stars

Aaron Bell, Centurion Staff Writer

January 12, 2016

Filed under News, Opinion, Student Life

What separates us, Rich South, from being a state renowned academic high school such as Whitney Young, Lincoln Park, or New Trier? Can Rich South really reach the status of being one of the best high schools in the state? Can...

Mr. McGrone: The Change that Rich South Needs

Aaron Bell, Centurion Staff Writer

January 12, 2016

Filed under News, Opinion, Student Life

Rich South’s newest principal, Mr. McGrone, has exponentially helped to transform the school into being a prodigious institution. He has made huge leaps and bounds at the school by making the school safer, more academically...

Dunk Contest, Anyone???

Aaron Bell, Centurion Staff Writer

January 12, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Sports, Student Life

Rich South boasts some of the best basketball talent in all of district 227. Time and time again, we have proven that when it comes to basketball, we are second to none. In addition to having a fantastic basketball program, we...

Struggles of an African Teen versus Their American Counterpart

Chidera Onyeizeh, Centurion Editor-in-Chief

January 12, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Student Life

Stated by my dad, "So you are wearing your cap backwards in the direction your life will head towards!? Ah beg, before I slap you, turn your life around!"I understand reading that, you can't understand how can a cap or what e...

Censorship – A Blessing or a Curse?

Aaron Bell, Centurion Staff Writer

January 12, 2016

Filed under News, Opinion

The Internet; for some, it is the source of much of their knowledge, be it consequential or trivial. For some, it is the source of entertainment. Undoubtedly, the internet has several practical and helpful uses for everyone. What...

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