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  • Emojis: For the Better or Worse?

    Emojis: For the Better or Worse?

    Lauren Sauerland, Staff Writer, Editor of Entertainment

    November 15, 2017

    Fascinated with ever-changing nature of language and in hopes of pursuing linguistics at university next year, I sought to explore the effect of the infamous emojis on the interpretation of language in computer mediated communication for my extended essay. The question whether emojis improve or deteriorate...

  • Haunting Huntington’s

    Haunting Huntington’s

    Ronida Abdulrahman Cheko, News Editor

    November 14, 2017

    Loss, regardless of what it robs us from, always rings bells of grief and brings a bitter taste of an unfulfilled void at heart. Yet the most cruel loss is, perhaps, being forced to acknowledge the reality of losing yourself and having those who care about you watch you crumble. This is what happens...

  • Varsity Boys Soccer ISST Tournament

    Varsity Boys Soccer ISST Tournament

    Mihiro Shimano, Editor of Sports

    November 12, 2017

    This week, the Varsity Boys’ Soccer placed a close third after winning the penalty shoot-out against ACS Cobham (COB). The ISST tournament was a home tournament as it was hosted here at Frankfurt International School, marking the end of the fall season. The FIS team met a strong line up of schools...

  • Review of WorkWithinWork

    Review of WorkWithinWork

    Hannah Crisolli, Staff Writer

    November 8, 2017

      If you haven’t noticed yet, likely in in this day and age, the Bockenheimer Depot in Frankfurt is currently hosting the contemporary Dresden Frankfurt Dance Company. The current piece is called WorkWithinWork, a contemporary piece choreographed by Jacopo Godani. May I say a truly masterful...

  • Blood Types in East Asian Culture

    Blood Types in East Asian Culture

    Seoeun (Sunny) Choi, Travel and Culture Editor

    November 7, 2017

    There are many things that have always seemed natural to me, but very strange to others. Some would include my strong belief in horoscopes and astrology signs, tarot card readings, and the main topic of today’s article – blood types. What do all of these superstitious topics have in common? They a...

Is less really more? Living in a 140 character, 10 second world

Is less really more? Living in a 140 character, 10 second world

Maximilian Worms, Staff Writer

November 19, 2017No Comments

The internet is arguably the greatest and most impactful invention of this generation. It is almost impossible to get through a day without using the internet. We use it for many different purposes. We use it to access i...

Harvey Weinstein – Another Symptom of Hollywood’s Misogyny

Harvey Weinstein – Another Symptom of Hollywood’s Misogyny

Helen Weber, Editor-in-Chief

October 23, 20172 Comments

Many are led to believe that women and men are truly equal in today’s society. When looking up from your law book however, you will realise that reality does not lie in written text. Sure, theoretically, we are supposed ...

Expanding Life Education

Expanding Life Education

Mihiro Shimano, Editor of Sports

October 21, 20171 Comment

The consequences of the First World War, the evolution of the English language and proof by induction are important knowledge that students receive from school education. From a student’s perspective, we study to pass tests,...

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New York Fashion Week: Most Valuable Fashion Tips

New York Fashion Week: Most Valuable Fashion Tips

Anna Scherpenhuijsen Rom, Staff

November 6, 2017No Comments

Most people in the fashion industry strive to be able to showcase their designs on any of the main Fashion Weeks throughout the year. One of the biggest of these is The New York Fashion Week, which took place Thursday, September...

5 small tips for when the IB gets too much

5 small tips for when the IB gets too much

November 6, 2017

Review: Fenty Beauty

Review: Fenty Beauty

November 6, 2017

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Why Should We Eat Tangerines?

Why Should We Eat Tangerines?

Eunhee Kim, Staff Writer

November 18, 2017No Comments

Tangerines are one of the most famously and commonly consumed fruits in winter. They are usually peeled and eaten straightaway but are also used in salads and desserts because they contain a high level...

Is This New Phone Worth Your Dollar?

Is This New Phone Worth Your Dollar?

November 15, 2017

Haunting Huntington’s

Haunting Huntington’s

November 14, 2017

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