Psychological Effects of Social Distancing

Kayla Timmerman, Co-editor-in-chief

May 1, 2020

Social distancing is something most have never had to do before. This is all brand new to all of us. As we are all stuck in our house, the psychological burden that is weighing us down is something we never experienced before. Th...

Where Does Our Confidence Go?

 Emma Best, Staff Writer

April 22, 2020

When we were younger, in elementary and middle school, our sense of style wasn't the best. But did we care? Most would answer no. Getting older changes everything. We start caring about what other people think of us more than an...

A Reflection on Bullying and Discrimination  

Tamiyah Fearrington, Staff Writer

April 22, 2020

Bullying and Suicide It seems that bullying and discrimination have grown from innocent name calling to porposely hurting people physically and mentally. One of the most serious effects of bullying can be suicide. The Center...

Op-Ed: Lobbying in America

Emma Duffy, Staff Writer

April 22, 2020

In United States history courses we learn all about big business influencing government decisions in the past, but how about the present? During the Gilded Age, large corporations began to invest money into politicians to ensur...

Tech Possibilities Endless. But Are We Becoming Lazier?

Jake Amato, Staff Writer

April 22, 2020

The leaps and bounds that technology has taken over the past decade are nothing short of remarkable. Technologies that were never thought to be possible seemed to have become commonplace; the possibilities for the future of tech...

Changes in the School Experience

Andrew Rosas, Staff Writer

April 14, 2020

Up until about a month ago when our schools closed, school had changed for the better over the past ten years.  Considering the fact that we are now older and more mature, it is still a weird change to witness because we are ...

What Do You Want to be When You Grow Up?”

Kayla Timmerman, Co-editor-in-chief

April 14, 2020

A question we have been asked all of our lives: “What do you want to be when you grow up?” It makes you think no matter what age you are. “What do I want to do in the future as a career?” There are so many possibilities...

The Unknown is Scary, But Let’s Stay Safe

Cailin Stryska, Staff Writer

March 31, 2020

Well... I guess it wasn't such a bad thing that people went crazy at stores and bought a lots of toilet paper because now, in a world where we can't even see our friends, we have to do things like group FaceTime and online class...

Are You as Aware About Mental Health as You Think You Are? 

Christina Kuriakose, Staff Writer

March 1, 2020

In today's society, mental health has been discussed more and more. It has been brought to the media's attention as to how important it is. However, there are many people who are not aware of the effects of mental health and wh...

So Much Stress

Taylor McGuire, Staff Writer

February 4, 2020

Why are we so stressed? Recently, these past years for teens have been really tough. We stress out about things that should not be stressful, and it seems to be getting worse and worse with each year.  Statistics show that...

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