Where the Wild Things Are

Agustin Tilca Martinez, Contributing Writer

January 22, 2019

Filed under Features, Showcase

Clubs at Oak Forest High School have always had their own identity and their own sets of projects. Nowhere is this more clearly the case than with Ecology Club. For example, during the summer, while most students were sleeping, Ecology...

Huawei, Apple, and the U.S.-China Trade War

Sarah Abdulwahid, Contributing Writer

January 17, 2019

Filed under Features, Showcase

Due to the continuing economic trade war between China and the United States, technology companies have been suffering great consequences, while others are experiencing significant growth. It remains to be seen whether the trade...

Boys’ Basketball Wins 11 of Its Last 12 Games

Alexa Estrada, Contributing Writer

January 16, 2019

Filed under Showcase, Sports

A winning team is one that works harder and with more unity than any other—a team that learns and grows from every practice and every game. The varsity boys’ basketball team is definitely a hardworking, winning group. The...

Boys Bowling Gets the Ball Rolling

Sarah Abdulwahid, Contributing Writer

December 4, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Oak Forest Boys’ Bowling team is off to an incredible start this season. So far, the team has placed first in the Silver Division at the Naperville Central Baker Invite and second at the Oak Lawn Invite. The boys are excit...

Fresh Perspectives

Simone Pedroza, Contributing Writer

November 14, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Coming to a new school and making new friends--it should be easy, right? Most might not find it challenging because high school is new to every freshman. I totally agree, but when you don’t know anyone, you feel lonelier than ...

The Snowball Effect

Rhianna Sumrall, Contributing Writer

November 13, 2018

Filed under Features, Showcase

A snowball effect is defined as a small process that starts from an initial state of small significance and builds upon itself, becoming larger and hopefully beneficial. How would you feel about being a part of a snowball effe...

Me, Myself, and iPhones

Sarah Aguilar, Contributing Writer

October 5, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

As the years go on, and technology continues to develop rapidly, we get to experience a huge release: Apple’s newest iPhone. The latest model, the iPhone XR, is set to be released later this October, as the company adds last-minute...

Cheering on the Bengals

Sarah Abdulwahid and Alexa Estrada

October 5, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Sports

Homecoming was the week of September 24-29, and Oak Forest High School’s cheerleaders trained daily for the special event. The Varsity Cheerleaders were excited to perform under the bright night lights for the Homecoming footb...