Netherlands vs America: through the eyes of an exchange student

Each day, foreign exchange students can be found walking the halls of Springfield High School. They come from highly varied locations, cultures and families, yet they all have one thing in common—unique and interesting points of view. Isabel Schuit, an exchange student from the Netherlands hosted by Natalie Berendt, is one of these people. Stereotypes … Continue reading Netherlands vs America: through the eyes of an exchange student

Unpopular opinion: Star Wars Episode VII disappoints

(Warning: contains spoilers) When anyone of relative intelligence hears the words “Star Wars,” they think of splendor, adventure, and intrigue as never before seen on the big screen (excluding the prequels, of course). However, with the recent release of Episode VII: The Force Awakens, the series took on a new set of connotations -- disappointment, … Continue reading Unpopular opinion: Star Wars Episode VII disappoints