Katelyn S. Irons, Author at The Echo News — The Echo News

Articles by: Katelyn S. Irons

The market equation

The market equation

With nearly half of recent graduates unemployed or underemployed, there has been a large shift of people now choosing to go into STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) fields, which offer higher employment rates and pay grades. But going into STEM is not a quick fix.

by · May 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Science & Tech
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Nerdster — The road ahead

The Batmobile might become a reality in this new era of self-driving cars.

by · May 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Science & Tech
The ‘Destiny’ of FPS games

The ‘Destiny’ of FPS games

“Destiny,” the latest game by the makers of Halo is introducing a new type of gaming, a “shared world shooter.” This is revolutionizing the video game industry. What will be next?

by · May 13, 2014 · 0 comments · Science & Tech
A semester of Adoration

A semester of Adoration

After a year of performances both here and in Asia, the Adoration Chorus is wrapping up their semester with a concert this Thursday.

by · May 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts & Entertainment
Taylor Music Department finishing on a high note

Taylor Music Department finishing on a high note

Faculty members performing Schubert and Beethoven is just one event in the busy schedule of the Taylor Music Department. With senior recitals, string quartets, choir performances and orchestra concerts ahead, the music department is finishing off the semester on a high note.

by · April 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts & Entertainment
Celebrate Earth Month responsibly

Celebrate Earth Month responsibly

If you enjoy conservation, get excited for Earth Month! April is the time to celebrate our planet and learn more about living responsibly.

by · April 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Science & Tech
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Nerdster: One step closer to the replicator

Do you ever wish that you lived in the world of #StarTrek? Maybe someday we will, sorta. Read on to see how some of our technology is reflecting the realm of sci-fi.

‘Divergent’ film: better than the book

‘Divergent’ film: better than the book

Watching the movie adaptation of a book can be nerve-wracking for fans, but “Divergent” surpasses expectations.

by · April 8, 2014 · 1 comment · Arts & Entertainment
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Adventure-proof your tech

Keep your phone out of the ocean and your cameras from getting broken. Learn how to travel safely with your technology.

by · March 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Science & Tech
GPA won’t get you pay

GPA won’t get you pay

Students spend a lot of time and effort clinging to their GPAs. But is their stress misplaced? One editorialist suggests students should spend more time pursuing internships and other opportunities that will better prepare them for the workforce.

by · March 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Editorials