Top four reasons not to date in high school

Sydney Prescott, Staff Writer

April 11, 2018

Filed under opinion

Finding your own identity The teenage years are for discovering your identity. You start to figure out what career you plan to be in, if you will follow your parent’s rules and traditions, and who you are as a person. ...

Schools need to punish students who participate in walkouts

Grace Turner, Staff Writer

April 9, 2018

Filed under opinion, Showcase

April 20th marks the anniversary of Columbine, one of the first school shootings in the United States. It will also be the date of a national school walk out which has been planned after the more recent school shooting in Parkland...

College basketball selection process has serious flaws

Ari Saltzman, Staff Writer

April 9, 2018

Filed under opinion

The object of every sport is to win. The contestants that win the most, should be the contenders that are competing for a title. In the NFL, the NBA, the NHL, MLB, MLS, the Premier League, high school sports, etc, it is. College...

The Masters to bring fresh faces, tough competition, record-breaking crowd

Ari Saltzman, Staff Writer

April 9, 2018

Filed under columns

The 82nd edition of the Masters gets underway today at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia. Today officially begins a major golf season with a lot of questions and storylines. Three players can clinch the career grand sla...

Doubt in faith important for maturity but not necessary for belief

Sydney Prescott, Staff Writer

April 9, 2018

Filed under columns, opinion

Can you have faith without doubt? This is a question asked by 73 year old Lesley Hazleton, who is an agnostic Jews that wrote a biography on the life of Muhammad. Her argument was the doubt without faith turns into only conviction,...

Political Moderation

Malcolm Durfee-O'Brien

April 9, 2018

Filed under columns, opinion

On February 25th, the California Democratic Party declined to endorse incumbent Senator Dianne Feinstein for reelection, with many delegates attacking her for being a "conservative" Democrat. This is part of a pattern in which...

Using awards shows for social awareness is useful, important

Heidi Heyden, Staff Writer

April 9, 2018

Filed under opinion

Within the past year, there have been many people accused of things that were normally seen as taboo. It all started with Harvey Weinstein, when the first of 97 people accused him of sexual harassment and/or rape. This helped...

High school flies by, important to enjoy little things, live in the moment

Heidi Heyden, Staff Writer

April 9, 2018

Filed under columns

Get this: 2008 was ten years ago. I know—it shocks me too. In 2008 I was both a kindergartener and a first grader who barely lost her first tooth and was taught bits of that year's presidential election from whatever news I...

Gun Control Movement

Malcolm Durfee-O'Brien

April 9, 2018

Filed under columns, opinion

For the first time in many years, teenagers have become invested in fighting for a major policy change in the United States, with thousands (if not millions) of students marching out of school on March 24th to push for changes...

Reverse Racism

Simret Habte, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018

Filed under opinion

First and foremost, reverse racism is not a real thing.            Reverse racism is a term used to describe perceived discrimination against white people by people of color. According to ThoughtCo racism is, ...

Adults hypocritical, often more attached to phones than teenagers

Emma Whaley, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018

Filed under columns, opinion

Pretty much everyone over the age of 30 says the same thing about teenagers and cell phones. They claim we're all addicted. While this may be true for some teens, most of us aren't too bad. The idea that everyone under 25 is glued...

Local artists deserve more representation in elite galleries

Kaitlyn Engel, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018

Filed under arts & style, opinion

With the rise of globalization, the need for local artists have never been greater. The arts are the way to preserve the uniqueness of culture in a region against the broad sweeping brush of universal trends and culture. Without...

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