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Reasons I Am Nervous to Go to College

Aug 11, 2014


by Laura d’ Almeida, iLander Staff Reporter

    For the past four months, I have been preparing myself to be a college student. It was very exciting at first, but now that I am getting closer and closer, I am super nervous!  Don’t get me wrong.  Everything about being an adult, feeling independent, and choosing your own classes and schedule is amazing! But, for me,  they all come with concerns.

    I will be attending...

How Recycling Helps the Earth

Aug 10, 2014


by Tenzin Jangchup, iLander Staff Reporter




Aug 7, 2014

by Ibtissam ait Daoud, iLander Staff Reporter

     You think the FDA has your back? Sure, they have recently proposed two new regulations to 'beef' up food safety measures, specifically how food processors and farmers can work better to keep their fresh products free of dangerous bacteria (remember that killer cantaloupe outbreak from 2011?). But, while it may seem like the government is out to protect us from bad—even fatal—food-borne illnesses, which cause 3,000...

iPhone 6 ?

Aug 5, 2014

Rumors suggest that the new invention of Apple, the iPhone 6 which is also referred to as the iPhone Air, is going to be huge!

Apparently, Apple wants to detect audio waves through a display assembly. The display assembly may include a screen and at least one electromagnetic energy emitter configured to direct energy at an inside surface of the screen. Also at least one sensor could be configured to sense the emitted energy after it’s been reflected back.

One practical feature...

Summer Ball

Aug 3, 2014


by Tenzin Jangchup, iLander Staff Reporter


   The Columbia Heights 18U Summer Softball season has come to an end. It started in the beginning of June and ended in the beginning of July. Games were every week, on Tuesdays and Thursdays with tournaments on the weekends.

    The team was coached by Rebecca Miller and Josey Olson, who are also the coaches of the high school softball team. The team ended the season with a 1-4-1...

Parent's Day

Jul 27, 2014


by Laura d' Almeida, iLander Staff Reporter


Celebrated every year on the Fourth Sunday of July, Parents’ Day is an American event for all children to show appreciation to their parents and thank them for all their doings.  Parents’ Day was officially accepted by the U.S in 1994 under President Bill Clinton.  However, it is still not a public holiday in the United States.  Parents’ Day is also celebrated in many other countries such as the...