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Video: What are Archer girls grateful for?

Video: What are Archer girls grateful for?

By Nicki Rosenberg

December 12, 2017


Filed under MULTIMEDIA, SHOWCASE, WHIMSIES

During the holiday season, gratitude is a common theme at Archer. The above video shows students reflecting on what they are most grateful for, which include everything from dogs to the opportunity to attend Archer.  

Five fun things to do in LA over winter break

Five fun things to do in LA over winter break

By Alexandra Chang, Managing Editor/Culture Editor

December 10, 2017


Filed under FOOD, WHIMSIES

Whether you're traveling abroad or staying local in Los Angeles, winter break is a time of relaxation and fun. Due to Archer Forward construction, Archer students have three weeks off this year as opposed to the normal two. If you are in need of some local activities to engage in, we've got you covered....

LA Neighborhood Guide: Beverly Hills Edition

LA Neighborhood Guide: Beverly Hills Edition

By Gracie Marx, Staff Writer

December 3, 2017


Filed under FOOD, SHOWCASE, VOICES, WHIMSIES

“LA Neighborhood Guide” is a collection of listicles highlighting unique Los Angeles neighborhoods. It explores places to go, things to do and interesting information about the area in general. Through this spotlight, The Oracle hopes to explore Los Angeles’ diversity and unique attractions. Beverly ...

Five Netflix shows to binge watch this winter

Five Netflix shows to binge watch this winter

By Molly Goldberg, Staff Writer

November 28, 2017


Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, WHIMSIES

Netflix TV shows experiencing a golden age, but there are some drawback to this excess of entertainment. How is it possible to choose just one show to watch? After Netflix removed fan favorites including "How I Met Your Mother" and "One Tree Hill," teenagers all over the country have to ponder ...

LA Neighborhood Guide: Downtown Edition

LA Neighborhood Guide: Downtown Edition

By Cybele Zhang, Editor-in-Chief

October 22, 2017


Filed under FOOD, VOICES, WHIMSIES

"LA Neighborhood Guide" is a collection of listicles highlighting unique Los Angeles neighborhoods. It explores places to go, things to do and interesting information about the area in general. Through this spotlight, The Oracle hopes to explore Los Angeles' diversity and unique attractions. Los Ange...

Six creative DIY Halloween costumes

Six creative DIY Halloween costumes

By Nelly Rouzroch, Multimedia Editor

October 15, 2017


Filed under VOICES, WHIMSIES

Halloween is one of the best holidays of the year, filled with spooks and frights. With Halloween only 16 days away, now is the perfect time to start brainstorming ideas for an awesome costume. Here are some easy do-it-yourself (or DIY) Halloween costumes from previous years that Archer girls made....

Fun things to do over Memorial Day Weekend

Fun things to do over Memorial Day Weekend

By Alexandra Chang, Culture Editor

May 23, 2017


Filed under VOICES, WHIMSIES

Memorial Day is one of the best holidays of the year, filled with going to the beach, celebrating our veterans and spending time with friends and family. However, if you want to avoid crowded beaches, there are countless other activities you can do over the holiday weekend. Friday, May 26 marks the...

Playlist: Jam out to the best tunes this summer

Playlist: Jam out to the best tunes this summer

By Logan Connors, Staff Writer

May 10, 2017


Filed under MULTIMEDIA, VOICES, WHIMSIES

As the school year comes to a close, and you get ready for vacation, this playlist will get you in the summer mood. Follow the Archer Oracle on Spotify to hear more of our playlists.

Not Another Teen Movie: Archer teachers share prom stories, photos

By Alexandra Chang and Nelly Rouzroch

April 24, 2017


Filed under MULTIMEDIA, VOICES, WHIMSIES

Have you ever wondered about what your teachers wore to prom? Or what music they listened to? Or maybe you've never understood what a cassette tape is and feel too embarrassed to ask. Well don't worry. We've answered all of these questions. With Archer's junior-senior prom coming up on April 29,...

6 ways to enjoy Coachella 2017: Weekend #2

6 ways to enjoy Coachella 2017: Weekend #2

By Anika Bhavnani, Editor-in-Chief

April 21, 2017


Filed under VOICES, WHIMSIES

Coachella is an annual Music and Arts festival held at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California located in Coachella Valley. Weekend one took place from April 14-16 — and as weekend two quickly approaches, here are some helpful tips to get you through the next three days. It was my first time going,...

10 weird things you do on Passover

10 weird things you do on Passover

By Maya Wernick, Staff Writer

April 17, 2017


Filed under VOICES, WHIMSIES

Passover is the strangest holiday. It took me a while to realize this since I went about 14 years without trying to explain it to anyone else. Basically, Jews from around the world celebrate their freedom by eating the food of slaves for eight days. The holiday takes place in the Hebrew month of...

March Playlist: Spring Break

March Playlist: Spring Break

By Logan Connors, Staff Writer

March 26, 2017


Filed under MULTIMEDIA, VOICES, WHIMSIES

Whether you're spending spring break somewhere tropical, in the snow or in the comfort of your home, this playlist will help you relax over the break. Check out the Archer Oracle on Spotify to hear more of out playlists!

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