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Loy Norrix Journalists Take Big Steps at MIPA 2019

Loy Norrix Journalists Take Big Steps at MIPA 2019
May 18, 2019

Each year, the Michigan Interscholastic Press Association holds a ceremony awarding various Michigan school publications and student journalists’ hard work and unique content they’ve published throughout...

Social Media Will Shape the Next Generation of Politicians

Social Media Will Shape the Next Generation of Politicians
November 14, 2018

As of June 2018, Statista reports over 1 billion Instagram users worldwide, a staggering one seventh of the world’s population. However, that figure pales to the 2.23 billion active Facebook accounts...

Augmented Reality: The Future of Technology

Augmented Reality: The Future of Technology
October 9, 2018

Nowadays, most Americans own cell phones. We can use them to text, call, look things up, play games and we’re still developing new capabilities. So, what if we could make these everyday activities even...

Loy Norrix Sophomore Wins Prestigious Award

Sophomore Gabriel Vroman completed his journey to earning the Microsoft Office Master Award. Photo Credit / Finn Brent
June 12, 2018

By Finn Brent On Friday June 8th, Loy Norrix Sophomore Gabriel Vroman completed his journey to earning the Microsoft Office Master Award. To do this, he earned a Microsoft Office Specialist Certification...

Privacy Being Perpetrated? Norrix Students Are Suspect Over Mark Zuckerberg and His Facebook Privacy Policy

Privacy Being Perpetrated?  Norrix Students Are Suspect Over Mark Zuckerberg and His Facebook Privacy Policy
June 4, 2018

If you’ve ever been worried that your private information may be leaked or exposed, then you’re right to be worried. On March 17, Mark Zuckerberg, the CEO of Facebook, was exposed by the New York...

Teens Struggle to Move Forward after a Sudden Snapchat Update

Teens Struggle to Move Forward after a Sudden Snapchat Update
March 29, 2018

You’re switching apps between your phone, perhaps checking up on what your friends are doing or sending a text to your friend asking to hangout. Many activities such as communicating, researching information,...

The New Apple AirPods Flying High

Senior Mitch Mansfield sits in Mr. Hosler's classroom during lunch listening to his new Apple AirPods. He has owned them for about two months and brings them everywhere he goes.
October 27, 2017

Technology these days has thrown people off their feet with crazy inventions such as hoverboards, 3D printers and google glasses. But there is one invention that tops all of those, the new Apple AirPods....

Quirky and Awkward in Real Life, Flirty and Fun Online: Social Media Helps Teens Feel More Confident When They Communicate

Devon Gross
June 18, 2017

Guest Writer Devon Gross Some people are naturally charismatic and friendly. They can make friends without really even trying, and they’re just meant to be the life of any and every party. Other people...

Loy Norrix’s Malik Farrakhan Working to Help Restore Lost Eyesight

Malik Farrakhan posing in front of Loy Norrix High School. Photo Credit / Henry Snapp
June 13, 2017

Glaucoma is an incurable eye condition that currently affects over 3 million people in the United States. Starting with their peripheral vision and extending inward, patients slowly go blind. According...

Blue Light Disrupts Sleep

Blue Light Disrupts Sleep
April 21, 2017

Imagine lying awake at night, unable to fall asleep. You toss and turn but can’t seem to get your mind to settle down. You eventually lie on your back and stare at the ceiling, cursing yourself for...

Hats and Phones: Overregulation Leads to Resistance

Hats and Phones: Overregulation Leads to Resistance
March 30, 2017

GUEST WRITER: Kiernan Dean-Hall Do most people consider the wearing a hat or the use of a cell phone to be on par with harassment or bullying? Effective Monday, March 13, Loy Norrix will consider the...

Loy Norrix Freshman Will Change the Way You Look At Computers

Loy Norrix Freshman Will Change the Way You Look At Computers
March 7, 2017

By Alex Vonhof “I took it apart and I ended up breaking a little tiny piece inside of it that made the fan work," said freshman Jason Howard, talking about struggling with a computer. "After that I...

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