Author Archives: Haley Staub

Downton Abbey crash course

With Edith’s surprise pregnancy, Rose’s affair with a black man, and as one of the strongest relationships between Anna and Mr. Bates is shaken to its core, so far Season 4 of Downton Abbey hasn’t missed a beat. Downton Abbey, … Continue reading

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Inside the life of a unique 14-year-old

Most 14-year-olds are concerned with sports, video games, learning to be independent, and getting used to life in high school. But it’s safe to say that Mark Prusakowski is not your typical teenager. Not only has he traveled to Europe and been … Continue reading

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Five of my favorite Christmas ornaments

Baking cookies, listening to Christmas songs, going to church, wrapping presents, and visiting family are a few of the highly anticipated holiday activities. But there is one activity that is missing from that list that truly makes this “the most … Continue reading

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Black Friday: the unofficial start of the Christmas season

Just hours after the turkey was carved and your family was gathered around the table, the stores came alive and the Christmas season unofficially began. Packed parking lots, thousands of people rushing into the stores to get the Doorbuster Deals, … Continue reading

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Five of my favorite Instagram accounts

@collegeprepster  A Georgetown graduate living in New York City and blogging about fashion, food, and day-to-day living, Carly Heitlinger, “The College Prepster,” is someone I would love to be friends with and her closet is I would love to have. … Continue reading

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Restore the Roar

Last Tuesday, the NCAA announced their decision to reduce the sanctions against Penn State as a reward for their implementation of the Free Report recommendations. A large part of the sanctions lifted have allowed the University to increase the amount … Continue reading

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“We do not remember days; we remember moments.”

It seems as if as soon as you are a freshman in high school, all you can think about is being a senior; you look up to them, follow their lead for three years, and can not wait for your … Continue reading

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Rocket athletes prepare for the fall season

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A pleasant surprise

If you see this store front and the perfectly crafted delicacies inside, how can you keep your hand off the door and your mouth from watering? Today, during my college visit to DC, I came across Sprinkles Cupcakes, which had … Continue reading

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The Trip of a Lifetime

Words can only go so far; that is where pictures come in. Recently, I traveled to Europe for ten days and I wrote a story that will appear in the paper in August. Here is a sneak peek of our … Continue reading

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