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  • The Book Club is starting on Tuesday October 24th in the Student Center from 3:15-3:45.

  • Audition sign ups for our District One-Act Play are up on Mr. Wright's window.

  • Those interested in jazz band please meet in the band room at 6:45am Oct.24

  • Attend Pollen Nation meetings Tuesdays at 7:15 in Mrs. Fuelberth's room

  • If you are interested in study abroad: see the educational opportunities bulletin board in the guidance office

  • Senior photos are due by October 31st!

  • Check the bulletin board in the guidance office for several new employment opportunities

Love Streaming TV? Here’s What You Need To Know in 2017

Love Streaming TV? Here’s What You Need To Know in 2017

Lily Yates, Quintessence Editor-in-Chief

September 25, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Everything in Between, News, Showcase

Streaming services like Netflix have been around for some years now, and for many around the world, they have just as quickly become a household fixture comparable to the radio or nightly news of the past. In 2017 and looking ahead, however, other entertainment powerhouses are beginning to adapt to the...

Photo Essay: My Big Fat Greek Festival

Photo Essay: My Big Fat Greek Festival

Maria Miller, Flightline Editor-in-Chief

August 24, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Everything in Between, Showcase

Regardless of your linage, the Greek Festival held every year at St. John’s Greek Orthodox Church on 30th and Jackson is a celebration of heritage is an unforgettable experience. There are rides, games, an assortment of delicious homemade foods and desserts that you would be hard pressed to find a...

This Documentary Will Convince You Slavery Still Exists

This Documentary Will Convince You Slavery Still Exists

Lily Yates, Quintessence Copy Editor

May 8, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Everything in Between

The screen blinks on, and you're faced with a tattered black-and-white image of the American flag. But suddenly, you realize, it's not the flag at all. Those stripes are the stripes of a prison inmate. Netflix’s late 2016 premiere of the social documentary "The 13th" began a rampant stream of success,...

The Rare Bird of Fashion

The Rare Bird of Fashion

Alaina Anderson, Staff Reporter

March 27, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Everything in Between

“You can't take your eyes off Iris Apfel, but then again, why would you want to?" raves The New York Times about Albert Maysles’ documentary "Iris." "Iris" is a hidden gem that wows viewers with its outlandish vibe and infinite wisdom. Anyone who knows fashion knows Iris Apfel. She is iconic when...

Spielbound: The New Way to Game

Spielbound: The New Way to Game

Kayley Anderson, Editor in Chief

March 20, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Everything in Between

Ticket to Ride, Obama Llama, Pandemic, Concept. These are just a few of the many games found on the shelves of Spielbound in Midtown. The innovative cafe and gaming center stands on a corner near 36th and Harney, and serves not only coffee but also drinks in the evenings. My first impression of Spie...

Exploring One of Space’s Deadliest Objects

Exploring One of Space’s Deadliest Objects

Sam Klemme, Staff Reporter

March 13, 2017


Filed under Column, Entertainment, Everything in Between

Try to imagine something the size of a peanut with the power to swallow our entire planet. Something that can be the hottest object one moment and then the coldest in another. These are just a few of the mysterious properties of black holes that I learned at the exhibit “Black Holes: Space Warps...

11 Books You Need to Read Before You Graduate

11 Books You Need to Read Before You Graduate

Kayley Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

March 13, 2017


Filed under BirdFeed, Everything in Between, Tips & Tricks

Everyone at some point in time has failed to complete a reading assignment, whether because they hated the book or couldn't understand it, or even just couldn't find the time. However there are a few books in the long list of high school reading that you shouldn't miss out on. Here are those books as...

One Step at a Time: Save Dogs with This Simple App

One Step at a Time: Save Dogs with This Simple App

Lily Yates, Quintessence Copy Editor

January 30, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Everything in Between

Do you wish you could take home every pet at the shelter (but you're not sure how to help without moving into a zoo)? Good news: Walk For A Dog is the free app of your dreams, allowing you to donate, at no cost, to animals in need with every step you take. This seamless solution is available to animal...

The Game is Afoot

The Game is Afoot

Alaina Anderson, Staff Reporter

January 16, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Everything in Between

Exposing a government mole, chasing a billionaire serial killer, and a devastating death all have one thing common; they’re all components of the new season of BBC’s Sherlock. The three episode series is back after a two-year hiatus, and it’s already leaving viewers with a wide range of emotions. Said...

8 Things To Do During Christmas Break

8 Things To Do During Christmas Break

Allison Heithoff, Editor-in-Chief of Quintessence

December 12, 2016


Filed under BirdFeed, Everything in Between, Tips & Tricks

I know, the concept of free time is foreign and rare for the average high school student, and I'll be the first to say this semester was a whirlwind. Personally, it has been the most chaotic few months of my life, which is why Christmas break is needed more than ever this year. Aside from summer break, ...

Video Games to Splurge on Over Thanksgiving Break

Video Games to Splurge on Over Thanksgiving Break

Ava Dreessen, Ad Manager/ Copy Editor

November 14, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Everything in Between

Wide-eyed and belly-filled, you stare blankly at your computer screen, your gateway into hours of splendid leisure, and it stares back at you, anticipating your next move. “Do I play another minute of Call of Duty,” you may ask, “Or Minecraft?” You shudder at the title alone. Summer was spent w...

This is Halloween

This is Halloween

Molly Gubbels, Entertainment Editor

October 31, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Everything in Between

On any given day, it's common for me to be seen sporting my "I just woke up and this is the best I could do" look, complete with crooked eyeliner wings. However, with Halloween upon us, I've traded in my eyeshadow for face paint and my lipstick for fake blood. Special effects have been a big part...

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