Cons: the fall obsession

Cons: the fall obsession

November 24, 2015

Little Boxes

Sarah Bratton, Editor

March 23, 2015

Filed under Opinion

And the people in the houses, all went to the university, where they were put in boxes, and they came out all the same, and there's doctors and lawyers, and business executives, and they're all made out of ticky tacky, and th...

Death to discrimination

Sarah Bratton, Editor

January 26, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Two-hundred and thirty-nine years have passed. In that time we’ve brought electricity to the home in light bulbs, taken to the road in cars, survived two world wars and witnessed the rise of the internet. However, we have yet...

Until the whistle blows

Sarah Bratton, Editor

December 1, 2014

Filed under Opinion

My dreams of being a sports star were crushed at a very young age. However, through this experience, I became a realist and better prepared for the hardest sport of all-life. This lesson was learned starting early in my youth...

Students react negatively to food changes

Chelsea Thayer, Editor-in-Chief

October 29, 2014

Filed under Opinion

It’s all the talk around the halls: the new foods served at lunch are cramping the food supply at school. When the food law “Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act” was put into effect at the beginning of the school year, many...

Social awakening

Sarah Bratton, Editor

October 29, 2014

Filed under Opinion

There is no joy in loneliness. We need change. “We don’t have a word for the opposite of loneliness, but if we did, I could say that’s what I want in life,” wrote Yale student Marina Keegan, before dying in a car accident. The...

Dress code raises issues

Linsley J. Snider, Staff Writer

June 9, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Cold weather is over and so are the winter coats, long jeans and thick sweaters. The warmth is emerging, leaving staff members to crack down on student dress code. The staff deals with girls in short shorts and guys with tasteles...

Read without regret

Read without regret

June 9, 2014

Q & A: Senior year

Kellen Harris, Staff Writer

May 28, 2014

Filed under Feature, Opinion

We asked five juniors the following questions about senior year. Here's what they said: What are you looking forward to most about senior year? "I am looking forward to being closer to graduation and taking new ste...

Been there, done that

Lauren Kostiuk, Editor-in-Chief

May 12, 2014

Filed under Opinion

“The high school years” are saturated with stress and an impending sense of doom during exam season; but here are a few survival techniques to help along the way. Let’s break it down fast: 1 Girls rule, boys drool Don’t...

Block out blame

Emily Cook, Copy Editor/Cartoonist

May 6, 2014

Filed under Opinion

When something goes wrong, like failing a test, for example, it’s easier to find someone else to blame. And the obvious target is the teacher. It is almost guaranteed that if someone were to sit in an average classroom for ...

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