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Die Lit Album Review

Die Lit Album Review

Ben Jordison

May 21, 2018


Filed under BLOG, ENTERTAINMENT, OPINION, Showcase, Social, STUDENT LIFE, Students, Uncategorized

     Since his spring 2017 debut album, Playboi Carti has been off the grid in terms of releasing new music. However, last week the drought ended for hip hop fans as Carti delivered his latest project, ‘Die Lit.’ Featuring nineteen tracks with guest appearances from artists, Travis Scott, Lil...

Walkout or Callout: Opinion by Josh Wente

Walkout or Callout: Opinion by Josh Wente

Josh Wente, Author

May 4, 2018


Filed under BLOG, OPINION, PHOTOS, Showcase, Social, STUDENT LIFE, Students

     It wasn’t long ago that students walked out of their second block classes in protest of gun violence. The April 20th walkouts attracted a large following of students nationwide in response to the tragic Parkland shooting earlier this year. Hundreds appeared at Waukee’s demonstration to par...

Predictions in Fashion: 2018

Predictions in Fashion: 2018

Claire Petersen and Macy Kennedy

February 8, 2018


Filed under Beyond The Kee, BLOG, ENTERTAINMENT, OPINION, Showcase, Social, STUDENT LIFE, Students, Uncategorized

Your style is a huge part of you. It’s human nature to base a person off of their fashion sense. It tells people who you are and how you live. As the year comes to a close, take a look back on the clothing trends. The year contained many trends inspired by the 90’s. Numerous collaborations were an...

A World Without Technology

A World Without Technology

Haven Lackey, Reporter

January 31, 2018


Filed under Beyond The Kee, BLOG, ENTERTAINMENT, OPINION, Showcase, Social, STUDENT LIFE, Students

In the world society lives in today, everyone highly depends on all things technology. Almost every individual walks around with mini computers in their pockets called phones. However, phones are almost never used for the main purpose that they were intentionally to have: calling. Instead, the majority ...

I Went Six Days Without Social Media

I Went Six Days Without Social Media

Josh Wente, Reporter

December 5, 2017


Filed under Beyond The Kee, BLOG, ENTERTAINMENT, OPINION, Showcase, Social, STUDENT LIFE, Students, Uncategorized

Students mindlessly swipe through their feed during class, at lunch, in the car, and in their bed. Refreshing it every chance they get, in hopes of notifications signaling likes and comments. Although it seems silly, the instant gratification provided by something as simple as, ‘@basicstacy liked your p...

Hair-Dye Dos and Don’ts

Hair-Dye Dos and Don’ts

Alena Gamble, Journalist

October 10, 2017


Filed under OPINION, STUDENT LIFE

Hair dye trends are all the rage nowadays, but that perfect head of fire-red or royal purple hair is not achieved as easily as one might think. It takes careful planning in order to successfully dye never before bleached hair. Step 1: Picking the Color When picking a new color, always, always, always take your skin...

Fall Time Activities 2017

Fall Time Activities 2017

Claire Petersen and Abby Benson

October 4, 2017


Filed under OPINION, Showcase, STUDENT LIFE

Color changing leaves, soft sweaters, and hot drinks are certainly some of the best parts of fall, however the truly best aspect of this season is the memories you create with all the people around you. This is a favorite season for many because of all the fun and festive activities you can partici...

Waukee Bonuses

Waukee Bonuses

Bowen Siberz, Reporter

October 3, 2017


Filed under OPINION, Showcase, STUDENT LIFE

Waukee offers countless things for students to do with their free time, but how to spend is up to an individual. Today, I've narrowed down my top five favorite extracurriculars at Waukee.  Weightlifting Every day starting at six in the morning, Waukee offers a strength program to help any individua...

North Korea: World Threat or Paper Tiger?

North Korea: World Threat or Paper Tiger?

Ethan Adato, Reporter

May 11, 2017


Filed under OPINION, Showcase

In the 1960s, at the height of the Cold War, both the Soviets and the USA pushed to the brink of nuclear war. Now, with the USSR gone, North Korea has quickly become the United States’ greatest enemy. During the Obama administration, the United States and her allies quickly placed severe economic ...

Dieting Disasters of The Modern Age

Dieting Disasters of The Modern Age

Grace Culbertson, Reporter

March 7, 2017


Filed under OPINION

“You are what you eat,” is a well known saying that originated from the French physician Anthelme Brillat-Savarin. Though it may seem somewhat abstract and complex to comprehend how this could be true, Everyday Health states that an unhealthy diet can lead to depression and instability physicall...

Unfilmable: The Forgotten Controversies of Hollywood’s Brightest Stars

Unfilmable: The Forgotten Controversies of Hollywood’s Brightest Stars

Cameron Wolff, Reporter

February 15, 2017


Filed under OPINION, Showcase

February 26th, 2017: Hollywood’s most prominent night will air to millions of televisions across America. This is the Academy Awards, or the Oscars, the star-studded centerpiece of every cinephiles’ year, where acclaimed films are cemented into Hollywood’s storied history forever. I always watch th...

10 Things Turning 10 in 2017

10 Things Turning 10 in 2017

Grace Culbertson, Reporter

January 23, 2017


Filed under OPINION, Showcase

The Smartphone was Born   One of the most well-known products of 2007 is undoubtedly the iPhone. While the technology looked nowhere near to how it does currently, at the time, in a generation of big, chunky flip-phones, this technology paved the way for the following decade. The iPhon...

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