A Project for Better Journalism chapter


“Strangers: Prey at Night” inspired by true life

May 26, 2018 4:20pm | Kaline Martinez

The Stranger: Prey at Night is a 2018 American horror film directed by Johannes Roberts and starring Christina Hendricks, Martin Henderson, Bailee Madison and Lewis Pullman. The sequel is in fact inspired by the 2008 film, The Strangers, which was technically inspired by true events […]

“Teen Mom: Young and Pregnant” shows real struggles

May 23, 2018 7:10pm | Savanna Guevara

Teen Mom: Young and Pregnant is a show in which five teenagers made the choice that changed their lives forever. The show is a new series in which the girls Ashley, Brianna, Jade, Kayla and Lexi are all young expecting mothers; their challenge now is […]

“Big Little Lies” draws in viewers

May 20, 2018 8:06pm | Iris Valles

The TV show Big Little Lies is yet on another season of their show. It focuses on unfolding a central mystery. But what it does particularly well is that it portrays the complicated thinking and the social deal-making of a group of wealthy mothers. The […]

What I love about “Ten Things I Hate About You”

May 17, 2018 8:02pm | Kayla Saenz

Kat Stratford (Julia Stiles) is a beautiful, smart girl, but quite different from most of the other teenage girls. that meaning she doesn’t really attract boys. Her younger sister, Bianca (Larisa Oleynik) attracts many boys, but is never allowed to hang out with them. House […]

Tate McRae hits the big time

May 14, 2018 5:52pm | Kayla Saenz

Tate McRae is a 14-year-old dancer, singer and actress from Calgary, Canada. She hopes to be on Broadway one day, and dance or sing professionally. Tate has her own youtube channel with 376,981 followers. About four months ago Tate started posting videos singing songs that […]

“Before I Awake” brings nightmares to life

May 11, 2018 1:07pm | Carina Sanchez

When parents lose a child a hole is created and some try to conceive another child to fill the gap. When Mark and Jessie find out that they are not able to have more kids after the loss of their only son Sean to a […]

“Island of the Blue Dolphins” showcases survival

May 8, 2018 3:23pm | Scarlet Carrillo

Island of the Blue Dolphins is based on a true story. This adventure shows how one smart, innovative girl uses her knowledge of the world around her to endure her survival. Through many challenges, Karana remains intent not only on survival alone on her island, […]

“Glee” showcases real life issues for teens

May 5, 2018 3:18pm | Kayla Saenz

Glee is all about a teacher who tries to keep her high school’s Glee Club alive and help open the students’ eyes to a variety of possibilities. I’m the kind of person that’s into drama and musicals, and so this show is perfect for me. […]

9/11 covered in “12 Strong”

May 2, 2018 4:47pm | Tana Cleveland and Kayleigh Rhodes

“We’re on our own.” No one was coming to help them. They were the only ones willing to go on this mission, a suicide mission. After 9/11, Captain Mitch Nelson leads 11 other men into Afghanistan. The team makes a shaky union with the Northern […]

Luke Bryan creates his sixth hit album

April 29, 2018 3:56pm | Megan Wedhorn

Thomas Luther Luke Bryan, better known as Luke Bryan, is an American country music singer, songwriter, as well as one of the new judges on American Idol. Since releasing his first studio album back in 2007, Bryan has gone onto release many EPs, one compilation […]