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Six creative DIY Halloween costumes

Six creative DIY Halloween costumes

By Nelly Rouzroch, Multimedia Editor

October 15, 2017


Filed under SHOWCASE, 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!

The best animals to follow on social media: Style icons, authors and more

The best animals to follow on social media: Style icons, authors and more

By Alexandra Chang, Culture Editor

March 21, 2017


Filed under VOICES, WHIMSIES

If you're an animal lover like me, you can probably spend hours stalking random people's pets on social media. There's nothing better than opening Instagram and being greeted by a picture of an adorable rescue dog — or perhaps a baby panda — or maybe a pig named Hamlet who shares your secret reality TV show obses...

February Playlist: Valentine’s Day 2017

February Playlist: Valentine’s Day 2017

By Logan Connors, Staff Writer

February 14, 2017


Filed under MULTIMEDIA, VOICES, WHIMSIES

Whether you're going solo this year or celebrating Valentine's Day with your significant other, this playlist will set the mood for February. Follow the Archer Oracle on Spotify to hear more of our playlists!

Hilarious but true reasons why Archer is ‘dangerous’

Hilarious but true reasons why Archer is ‘dangerous’

By Alexandra Chang, Culture Editor

February 13, 2017


Filed under VOICES, WHIMSIES

Last month, author Lindsey Lee Johnson released her debut novel called “The Most Dangerous Place on Earth.” You might be convinced that Johnson is talking about Iraq, or maybe Venezuela, the newly announced murder capital of the world.  However, you’re forgetting one extremely obvious place. ...

Being a Jewish teen: shofar, so good

Being a Jewish teen: shofar, so good

By Maya Wernick, Staff Writer

February 9, 2017


Filed under VOICES, WHIMSIES

If you’ve ever jumped around in a mob of 13-year-olds singing “I Gotta Feeling” by The Black Eyed Peas, accidentally eaten bacon and had guilt eat you in return, or kvetched with the bubbes at shul, you might be Jewish. Being Jewish is great. Besides being the official Chosen People, we have so ...

Video: Do Archer teachers know slang words?

By Nelly Rouzroch, Multimedia Editor

January 20, 2017


Filed under MULTIMEDIA, VOICES, WHIMSIES

The Oracle wanted to kick off second semester with some fun and laughter as Archer girls get back into the groove of school. Naturally, we made a video to see if Archer teachers know current slang words that the teenagers are using today. You can check out our video featuring Archer teachers above....

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