The Horizon Sun

Feeling Fireworks

Evelyn Streit, Columnist

December 18, 2017

Filed under Diversity, Features, Technology, Uncategorized

The New Year is just around the corner and with this celebration comes many elaborate firework displays. Unfortunately, for some visually impaired people out there hoping to celebrate with friends and family, it is very hard to understand and personally witness this experience. As it turns out, Disney researc...

Holidays Uncharted 2

Naya Johnson, Columnist

December 8, 2017

Filed under Diversity, Features, Showcase, Uncategorized

Seven Fish Dinner

Meghan Tuzzolino, Columnist

December 8, 2017

Filed under Diversity, Features, Uncategorized

The Seven Fish Dinner is part of a Southern Italian Christmas Eve celebration. It is called the Feast of the Seven Fishes in the few households that still celebrate it in Italy, despite being more of a grand meal than a "feast.” Today, it is only celebrated in 1 of 500 Italian-American  households, ...

Art is Therapy

Allyssa Gauer, Columnist

November 3, 2017

Filed under Diversity, Features, Health, Uncategorized

Therapies come in various forms. From physical therapy or talk therapy, to art therapy, people have come up with some extraordinary ways to help those in need. Art therapy, in particular, uses drawing, painting, and sculpting figures that represent their emotions to help with depression, self regulatio...

NFL Players Protest by Kneeling and Linking Arms

AJ Freithoffer, Columnist

October 6, 2017

Filed under Diversity, Features, Sports

The players, coaches, and owners of NFL teams have been silently protesting racial discrimination during the national anthem. Donald Trump has publicly attacked the players and stated on Twitter that “If a player wants the privilege of making millions of dollars in the NFL, or other leagues, he or sh...

Holy Cow! Six Myths About Hinduism Debunked

Pradyoth Velagapudi, Columnist

May 28, 2017

Filed under Diversity

Hinduism is a rich and interesting religion that not many non-Hindu people fully understand. Here are six myths about Hinduism, debunked.

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A Tall Latte with a Side of Intellect and Puppies

Danielle Moran, Columnist

November 28, 2014

Filed under Diversity, Features

When it comes to being diverse, I never really thought of myself as a good example. I'm just a teenager in high school who follows the “typical white girl” stereotypes of having a white iPhone and drinking my coffee. But for diversity, unlike some things, stepping back and seeing the bigger picture...

Defining Diversity

Zach Asato, Photo/Video Editor

November 17, 2014

Filed under Diversity, Features

How can diversity truly be defined? I believe diversity means inclusion, acceptance, and respect for all, regardless of culture or ethnic background. A person’s background is what makes him or her unique as an “individual.” It is not what should be the basis for insult or exclusion. I’d like t...

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