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Clypian Accepting Staff Applications

ShareAre you interested in joining the 2017-2018 Clypian news staff?  Applications are being accepted until May 1 for all news staff positions. Positions include: Reporters Editors Photographers Online Radio Station Managers Podcasters Editor-in-Chief Graphic arts Social Media team Web design team Saxon...

Valentine’s Day Around the World

ShareIn Western societies, Valentine’s day is the day where lovers are celebrated and exchange gifts to one another. Usually associated with red and pink hearts, chocolates, and flowers, this holiday is the most romantic of the yearly line up. However, in other...

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Failing Grades Around Winter Break

ShareThe week before the winter break is chaotic for high school students. To the point some teachers do not take in school work due to how many students cram into the classroom to do last minute work. Especially, if the work for...

Alternative Holidays

ShareFor those who are not into the mainstream holidays of the season, there are hundreds of alternatives for this winter. One of these holidays is focused on peace on Earth and goodwill toward people without the religious aspect; HumanLight is  is a...

Holiday Recipes: Caramel Apple Pork Chops

ShareA plate of plain pork chops, missing the caramel apple twist this recipe offers. Photo courtesy of Pengrin.  For something a little more savory, but still sweet, and complimentary to the two preceding recipes, cook Caramel Apple Pork Chops. This dinner also...

Holiday Recipes: Double Layer Pumpkin Cheesecake

ShareA pumpkin cheesecake, albeit not of the double layer kind. Photo courtesy of genniebee512 on Pixabay.  During the chilly winter break, for those attending or hosting an extremely rad party where the snack table is ruined because gingerbread cookies are still in...

Holiday Recipes: Grandma’s Lemon Meringue Pie

ShareAn example of a lemon meringue pie, this one half eaten. Photo credit to Rob Ireton on Flickr.  If pumpkin is too autumn-themed, but peppermint is too cliche, try Grandma’s Lemon Meringue Pie. It is a classic year-round, without being too ever...

The Nightmare Before Christmas: A Freeform Movie Review

ShareThe Art of “The Nightmare Before Christmas” on display at the El Capitan Theatre at a screening of “Nightmare Before Christmas” in 4D  on October 30, 2011. Photo courtesy of Loren Javier on Flickr.  This Tim Burton classic, set in the whimsical and...

Emotional Advertising around Christmas

ShareBrands like M&M’s, Hershey’s, Pampers, and Campbell’s Soup are profiting off of nostalgia and memories from everyone’s past. During the holiday months from November to January, these brands re-release decades-old commercials from the 80’s and 90’s to television screens across America. Why...

Protests Growing Violent Against President-Elect Trump

ShareAbout 400 protesters gathered outside the Minneapolis Convention Center where Donald Trump was holding a private fundraising event in Minneapolis, Minnesota on Aug. 19, 2016. Photo credit to Fibonacci Blue on Flickr.  In the declaration that the next president of the United States was...