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

Neville's book,

By Alexandra Chang, Culture Editor

March 21, 2017

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 2017. Infographic by Logan Connors

By Logan Connors, Staff Writer

February 14, 2017

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’

A copy of

By Alexandra Chang, Culture Editor

February 13, 2017

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

Me, circa 2003. My thoughts were probably

By Maya Wernick, Staff Writer

February 9, 2017

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

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....

5 Things to do in LA on a Rainy Day

The walkway in the Archer courtyard is soaked with rain. This week, Los Angeles experienced rain multiple times, which is highly unusual.

By Alexandra Chang, Culture Editor

January 12, 2017

This past week in Los Angeles, it rained on Monday, Tuesday AND Wednesday, and it was very, very exciting. When the weather is something other than 100 percent sunny, Angelenos often don’t know what to do, including myself. I have a really difficult time getting into a car with an umbrella without rain...

Video: How do Archer girls de-stress during Finals week?

Video: How do Archer girls de-stress during Finals week?

By Nelly Rouzroch, Multimedia Editor

December 13, 2016

Ah, finals — when December hits, and stress skyrockets. It's the joyous time when you are assessed on everything you have learned over the last four months. Finals may be a very stressful week for high school students, but don't fret. We have you covered. Click the video on the side to watch...

December Playlist: Getting through finals (festively!)

This playlist will help you get through the end of first semester. Infographic by Logan Connors

By Logan Connors, Staff Writer

December 9, 2016

Are you stressed about finals? Do you want a way to get in the holiday spirit while studying? The Oracle has you covered. This playlist will help you study effectively while getting into the holiday spirit.   https://open.spotify.com/user/archeroracle/playlist/1cQav0CMosVXCVhgHAnrGb Follow...

5 things you can do to celebrate the end of finals

A laptop shows the home screen of Netflix, one of the most popular places to stream TV and movies online. Netflix is the perfect place to binge-watch all of your favorite shows and a common destination for many Archer girls. Explore all of the categories they have to find some new shows, too!

By Maya Wernick, Staff Writer

December 9, 2016

With winter break quickly approaching, there are so many things to look forward to after you turn in that last final exam. Now that we have two whole weeks with minimal to no studying, there are endless options of things to fill your time with. Here are five ideas for things to do once school is out...

Video: What are Archer girls thankful for?

Video: What are Archer girls thankful for?

By Nelly Rouzroch, Multimedia Editor

November 18, 2016

As Thanksgiving approaches, Archer girls reflect on what they are thankful for.

Grab a Cup of Joe to Celebrate the Best VP Memes

A latte from Alfred Coffee with the photoshopped word

By Alexandra Chang, Culture Editor

November 13, 2016

Whether putting on his signature Ray Ban aviators in the middle of a speech or guest-starring in an episode of "Law and Order SVU," Joe Biden has done it all. We all need to take a moment to appreciate the Biden memes that are currently taking over social media. I'm so happy that Biden is now receiving the attention he deserves; it's ...

Back to school Playlist

Get ready for the back to school year with The Oracle's back to school playlist.

By Logan Connors, Staff Writer

September 11, 2016

As students are coming back to school, it is often challenging to get back into the groove of studying, homework and extracurriculars. Listen to the Oracle's Back to School Playlist while doing work, hanging out with friends or even sitting on the bus heading to Archer. Be sure to follow the Archer Oracle on spotify to hear more of our playlists. https://open.spotify.com/user/archeroracle/playlist/4n1LGqu5Rp...

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