The Horizon Sun

Celebrities Embrace Their Imperfections

Allyssa Gauer, Columnist

May 31, 2018


Filed under Diversity, Fashion, Features, Health

For every 10 teens, eight of them have acne, according to Kids Health. Acne is a skin condition that creates multiple bumps (typically pimples such as whiteheads, blackheads, etc.), and primarily affects teenagers on their route to adulthood. These marks often discourage and decrease teen’s self est...

What Happened to The Old Kanye?

Ethan Hurlburt, Columnist

May 4, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Diversity, Features, Music

Kanye West seems to be back on Twitter as usual. Instead of telling us when “Love Everyone” will be coming out, he brought renewed attention to himself over the past week with some controversial tweets. Last time he was on Twitter was in November 2016, when he was hospitalized for exhaustion and...

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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