Gianna King - News & Artwork Editor
On Oct. 17 and 18, juniors and underclassmen students at Oswego High School took the digital version of the PSAT after a digital readiness check on Oct. 3. Considering OH has never done the PSAT/SAT digitally before, the OH testing administrators used readiness checks to help students transition into digital standardized testing.
On Oct. 20, 2023, from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., all students in Oswego High School and Oswego East High School will have the chance to attend their Coalition’s Activating Student Compassion through Essential, Notable Discoveries (ASCEND) Conference at Waubonsee Community College. This conference will be the first of its kind to demonstrate the district’s goals of “diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging” for students, said in the official announcement. Waubonsee Community College and the Oswego School District will be hosting the event together.
Oswego High School will once again host its annual Homecoming dance on Sept. 30. All students must check in no later than 8:00 p.m. with the new theme “Las Vegas.” This year’s Homecoming dance will be at Oswego High School’s auxiliary gym. The field house will also be open to students for coat check, games, the photo booth, and tables to sit down and relax at.
Fontaine has finally been released in Genshin Impact, and the travelers of the game are hyped. But how has the region compared to player expectations? On Aug. 15, 2023, “Genshin Impact,” a fantasy and anime-themed open-world action role-playing game (RPG) set in the land of Teyvat, released a new update thanks to the developers at HoYoverse.
On Sept. 13, 2023, GameFreak will begin to release the new “Pokèmon Scarlet and Violet” downloadable content (DLC), “The Hidden Treasure of Area Zero,” on the Nintendo Switch. This DLC comes in two phases: “The Teal Mask” releases on the thirteenth, and GameFreak has confirmed that “The Indigo Disk” will be released in the winter. “The Teal Mask” will have players explore a new land to uncover the secrets of a folklore story passed down for generations. Players will also gain new game functions, Pokèmon evolutions, and characters to interact with.