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A Moveable Feast: February’s recipe roundup

A Moveable Feast: February’s recipe roundup

photos by Shilpa Saravanan, editor-in-chief This month, A Moveable Feast tried three recipes from New York-based recipe blog smitten kitchen. (We recommend it highly — for the totally inspirational food photography, the humor and of...

 

A Moveable Feast: Mug cakes prioritize function over form, still tasty

A Moveable Feast: Mug cakes prioritize function over form, still tasty

by Shilpa Saravanan, editor-in-chief & Annie Zhang, executive editor We’re back with the ultimate dessert for the time-conscious — ooey-gooey chocolate mug cakes! The snickerdoodles from last time took a while, we’ll admit....

 

Snickerdoodles predictably tasty, unpredictably filled with struggles

Snickerdoodles predictably tasty, unpredictably filled with struggles

by Shilpa Saravanan, editor-in-chief & Annie Zhang, executive editor Snickerdoodles are comforting, well-loved and eminently forgiving. In short, they’re the perfect recipe for us, because we want to be well-loved, and we need forgiveness...

 

This week’s breakfast: stuff to chew on

This week’s breakfast: stuff to chew on

by the Roar staff Our summary of things to do, words to read, people to meet, and dances to learn this week. Enjoy! MONDAY, Jan. 26 all day | Buy one Chipotle burrito filled with their spicy-tofu Sofritas filling & receive a coupon...

 

Friday playlist: Capturing Robert Falcon Scott’s deep, freezing despair

Friday playlist: Capturing Robert Falcon Scott’s deep, freezing despair

by Shilpa Saravanan, editor-in-chief & Rojas Oliva, managing editor The Roar is proud to present our new weekly series FRIDAY PLAYLISTS, where we drop you, the students of Consol, into a drama-filled moment of history and ask you what song...

 

Lady Tigers finish 2014 with 69-48 win over Bryan

Lady Tigers finish 2014 with 69-48 win over Bryan

On Dec. 19, after the semester’s final day of school, Consol’s girls basketball team faced crosstown rivals Bryan at home. The Lady Tigers jumped out to a lead in the first quarter and held it throughout, winning comfortably, 69-48....

 

Photo of the day: Choir members prepare for Christmas concert

Photo of the day: Choir members prepare for Christmas concert

Choir director Travis Angel directs choir members in the commons. The choir is rehearsing for their annual Christmas concert, which will take place on Dec. 19.

 

Having favorite color leads to startling lack of depth

Having favorite color leads to startling lack of depth

by Shilpa Saravanan, editor-in-chief Orange: the color of my favorite sweatshirt, my bedspread, my towel, the sticky notes covering my desk, the fruits I eat with alarming frequency and the vegetables of which I ought to eat more. I’ve...

 

Beginners struggle with ‘Advanced Warfare’

Beginners struggle with ‘Advanced Warfare’

Roar staffers who’d never previously come near a first-person shooter (editor-in-chief Shilpa Saravanan and staff reporter Vi Burgess) attempt to play “Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare,” aided and abetted by news editor Aaron...

 

Photo of the day: Volleyball players depart for state tourney

Photo of the day: Volleyball players depart for state tourney

Senior volleyball players Christi Corkran, Carly Hicks, Paige Kopetsky and Mattie DeWitt and junior volleyball player Haley Slocum, along with the rest of the volleyball team, walk through a cheering crowd as they prepare to leave for the state...