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Trivia: Banned Books week

September 23, 2019

InkSpotify: Favorites from past NCHS musical performances

InkSpotify: Favorites from past NCHS musical performances

April 11, 2019

As the cast of the musical Shrek gets set to open their show, Kim Halm and the Inkspot staff took a look back at the musicals NCHS has put on over the years. Check out this InkSpotify playlist highlighting the Inkspot's favorite songs from those past performances. ...

NCHS grad making original music, finds Spotify success

NCHS grad making original music, finds Spotify success

February 12, 2019

Cooper Smith has been hard at work since walking across the stage at Grossinger Arena, receiving his diploma in the spring of 2017. Since leaving Normal, Smith has set his sights on other stages - as he pursues his college degree and works to get his start in the music industry. Smith attends Lincoln Christian University, where he is studying worship min...

InkSpotify Playlist: Mr. Kelly Keogh’s top 8 Springsteen songs

InkSpotify Playlist: Mr. Kelly Keogh’s top 8 Springsteen songs

February 1, 2019

In the February Inkspot print edition, we profiled Mr. Kelly Keogh's love of Bruce Springsteen. Take a listen to Chapman's top 15 Pearl Jam songs.

InkSpotify Playlist: Mr. Matt Chapman’s top 15 Pearl Jam songs

InkSpotify Playlist: Mr. Matt Chapman’s top 15 Pearl Jam songs

January 30, 2019

In the February Inkspot print edition, we profiled Mr. Matt Chapman's love of Pearl Jam. Take a listen to Chapman's top 15 Pearl Jam songs. ...

Obama’s ‘Becoming’ book tour

Obama’s ‘Becoming’ book tour

January 8, 2019

Positivity. Encouragement. Empowerment. These were the emotions in the air as a once in a lifetime event at the United Center was about to begin. Audience anticipation was high as former First Lady Michelle Obama and cultural icon Oprah Winfrey were about to take the stage at the sold-out Chicago leg of the Becoming book tour on November 13, the...

Easy to make winter desserts recipes

Easy to make winter desserts recipes

December 17, 2018

The Inkspot staff tried out some winter dessert recipes - here are the step-by-step instructions for our favorites. Our criteria for choosing recipes to test were that: a. the ingredients for each recipe cost no more than $15 b. the recipes included a lot of ingredients that you may already have in your kitchen c. that they only needed 15ish minutes...

Inkspotify: Winter & Holiday Playlists

Inkspotify: Winter & Holiday Playlists

December 6, 2018

The Inkspot staff has curated playlists for the winter and holiday seasons. Jolly Holiday Winter ...

InkSpotify

InkSpotify

December 6, 2018

The Inkspot staff has collaborated to curated a variety of playlists for students to help them discover new artists and songs. Acoustic EDM Common Covers Throwbacks...

Review: Echosmith track a miss

Review: Echosmith track a miss

May 22, 2018

The newly released Echosmith song “Over My Head” is one you will want to get out of your head. Hit songs are rare and difficult for artists to produce. Artists aren’t able to make every song a hit, and Echosmith is no exception. This release fails to recapture the successful pop sound Echosmith achieved with their 2013 debut track "Cool Kids." ...

Prom dinner choice trivia

Prom dinner choice trivia

April 16, 2018

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