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Perfectly Imperfect

Perfectly Imperfect

Peter Boeh and Kaylee Schreiner

December 1, 2017


Filed under Features, Sports

Perfection is defined as the condition, state or quality of being free or as free as possible from all flaws or defects. This is the goal that most people have in mind; it is the one thing, above all, that people strive to be. Most would agree that achieving complete perfection is impossible; however,...

Facing the Puzzled Past

Facing the Puzzled Past

Emily Lara, Tom Tom Staff

November 10, 2017


Filed under Features, Tom Tom

Change \‘ c h ā n j \ noun The act or instance of making or becoming different. ***      The journey of becoming different often corresponds with changing the past. Individuals frequently dwell on situations to help themselves become better and be the person they want to be. One dilemma, one question ...

Golden Girl

Golden Girl

Jessica Lamberty, Senior Editor

November 10, 2017


Filed under Features, Tom Tom

Being golden is not just an attitude, it’s also a way of life. All too often, people mistake the term “golden girl” as someone who is spoiled, conceited and has a lack of interest in others. However, the truth could not be more contrary. A “golden girl” is defined by the the Oxford dictionary a...

Accepting The Silver Lining

Accepting The Silver Lining

Lauren Bluthardt, Senior Editor

November 10, 2017


Filed under Features, Tom Tom

A standard education begins with matching the correct time to the arms on the clock or subtracting single digit numbers. Now, a student is expected to find the standard deviation of the amount of cells in an oak leaf. For years there used to be a time when walking into school was joyful, but for high ...

Heart of Gold

Heart of Gold

Madisen Krapf, Tom Tom Staff

November 10, 2017


Filed under Features, Tom Tom

The screen reads “BREAKING NEWS” in all caps -- another shooting has occurred somewhere in America. These words across the screen are read like it’s showing the weekly forecast. It’s a frequent occurrence that doesn’t surprise anyone anymore. That reminder of the world that is currently cru...

To Be More Than An Insignificant Speck

To Be More Than An Insignificant Speck

Alex Rapp, Assistant Digital Director

October 17, 2017


Filed under Features, Tom Tom

Every single person is unique. All 7.442 billion people who walk the face of the Earth have something no one else among that number has. Every random passerby has a life as vivid and complex as one could possibly imagine. All of them posses their own ambitions, routines, opinions and worries. All of them, ...

Differences Don’t Define Me

Differences Don’t Define Me

Gianna Chiappetta, Tom Tom Staff

October 17, 2017


Filed under Features, Lifestyles, Tom Tom

Looks can be deceiving. From the outside, one might not read as a Catholic, but on the inside it is what they speak, practice and reflect about. Attending a public school may be difficult for those who believe in a spiritual path different from those that they are surrounded by. They might feel out of t...

Above & Beyond

Above & Beyond

Kaylee Schreiner, Digital Director

October 17, 2017


Filed under Features, Lifestyles, Tom Tom

Setting goals, having determination, even waking up in the morning - all of these could be seen as ambition, depending on the person. Ambition is a commonly talked about trait, in fact, a lot of people think it is necessary to have it. However, ambition is different for everybody and shows itself in a...

Five Things You Need To Know

Five Things You Need To Know

Diana Anghel, Print Director

October 17, 2017


Filed under Features, Tom Tom

Having The Heart of a Lion

Having The Heart of a Lion

Aliya N. Rhodes, Creative Director

September 29, 2017


Filed under Features, Tom Tom

Everyone knows of the Cowardly Lion from The Wizard of Oz; the character who undoubtedly lives up to his name. Throughout his adventure to the Emerald City, he demonstrated small acts of bravery that are bigger than they seem, such as picking fights with palace guards and venturing off alone, even w...

Bad Blood

Bad Blood

Jillian Everett, Managing Editor

September 29, 2017


Filed under Features, Tom Tom

There is sweat dripping from the foreheads of adrenaline-filled athletes waiting to stomp on their victims, screams wailing from the mouths of the jam-packed fan section and hope springing from the minds of tense parents in the crowd. All of these components add up to the perfect storm: the storm of ...

Last Ditch Effort

Last Ditch Effort

Lauren Bluthardt, Tom Tom Staff

May 12, 2017


Filed under Features, Lifestyles

Like a hammer on a nail, humans have the viability to force certain conceptions and ideologies into their minds. Wanting to have the best prom dress, the perfect hourglass figure or just to fit into society’s preconceived notions of health, the temptation to change oneself can take a heavy toll. T...

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