The Hawk Eye

Traditional exams cause unnecessary stress

Traditional exams cause unnecessary stress
April 19, 2013

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_column_text]TAKS. STAAR. EOC. UIL. GPA. PSAT. ACT. SAT. AP. TOEFL. GRE. CLEP. Never-ending jumbles of letters and acronyms seem to make up and ultimately determine...

Social networking produces generation of cowards

April 19, 2013

I have never been in an argument with someone face-to-face. All of my trivial fights in middle school were about my friend taking me off their “Top Friends,” taking my profile song or stealing my...

Price tag of education should not limit ambition

April 19, 2013

As each new class of students enters the search for the perfect college, many factors are taken into consideration. Whether it is seeking a solid foundation for a career or the traditional college atmosphere,...

Friday Night Fluorescents: Prep classes sacrifice time for success

April 19, 2013

Since sophomore year, all I wanted to do was go to at least one football game on a Friday night. I don’t know much about football and I am certainly not the most school-spirited, but what I wanted was...

Value of marriage ‘altared’ by society

April 19, 2013

In America a couple gets divorced every 13 seconds, according to the United States Census Bureau. Additionally, 41 percent of first marriages end in divorce, 60 percent of second marriages end in divorce...

Off ‘Pointe’: Dance curriculum lacks necessary consideration

April 19, 2013

In our generation, people are using the arts as a creative outlet and to express themselves. This artistic boom has led to the rising popularity of performance shows such as Glee, The Voice, American Idol...

Gamers examine first-person shooters

April 19, 2013

BIOSHOCK: INFINITE by David Chambers, web editor There isn’t much I can say that hasn’t already been celebrated by this first-person shooter adventurer. Read no more past this sentence if you want...

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