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Social distancing activities for couples

Alexandra Fry, Features Editor March 30, 2020

Just because we’re under a “shelter in place” order, doesn’t mean that you have to cancel date night! Here are some safe outdoor activities that involve being at least six feet apart.  Canoeing....

School at home. To the tune of “When will my life begin” from “Tangled”

Alexandra Fry, Features Editor March 16, 2020

Eight a.m, time for the new morning lineup. Get online, for the digital school routine. Econ and math, street law, and lit, theater directing. Math again and by then it’s like 9:15 And so...

It’s time for our generation to ink a new history

Alice Simenstad, In-depth and Arts and Entertainment Editor February 3, 2020

For thousands of years, cultures around the world used body art to signify power, beauty, and celebrate spirituality. However, when European cultures first encountered body art, they associated tattoos...

The establishment’s last stand

Nick Anthony, Arts & Entertainment Editor February 3, 2020

The best way to describe the last four years from a social perspective would be “identity-focused.” More than ever, individuals rallied around their identities, both political and personal. Violence...

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January 4, 2020

You already know the drill. The Christmas music starts playing, eggnog appears on supermarket shelves, and sparkling lights illuminate homes on every block as the weather starts to chill. Yet something...

An image courtesy of Pixnio combines elements of fantasy to the well known American sport of football.

NCAA puts ‘fantasy’ back into ‘fantasy football’

Jack Reuter, Sports Editor December 27, 2019

Middle Earth- Following the conclusion of the 2019 season, the MCAA (Mythological Collegiate Athletic Association) shakes up the system by announcing the admittance of Elves, Dwarves, and Orcs for the...

Some students play basketball in PE, while others sit by and watch, showing both sides of the enthusiasm spectrum

Physical education should not be a high school requirement

Samantha Parr, Editor-in-Chief December 24, 2019

Many students detest physical education (PE) class, as it breeds athletic and social supremacism. For others, it gives them a great opportunity to blow off some steam after a long day of remaining relatively...

Original Illustration by Pace Buchan, representative of rising amounts of teen drug use and abuse.

Drug abuse at core of high school interaction

Sophia Martin, Editor December 20, 2019

The use (and often abuse) of substances during adolescent years has been a social norm for decades. Movies all the way back to the fifties show teens partying with a drink in hand or casually smoking a...

An original illustration by Pace Buchan representing the idea of raising our children in gender neutral ways.

Let’s raise our sons and daughters the same

Melissa Auchard, Editor in Chief December 10, 2019

I was around eight years old and sitting in a comfortable position on one of my family’s living room chairs, with my feet on the chair and legs bent on either side of my torso. “You should close...

Photo illustration by Jon Weller. Stock image courtesy of pixinio.com.

Satan Stuns Nation by Announcing 2020 Democratic Bid

Nick Anthony, Arts & Entertainment Editor November 19, 2019

THE SEVENTH CIRCLE OF HELL - After a turbulent start to the election cycle, the Prince Of Darkness has just announced the launch of his presidential campaign.   “I think there’s a lot of...

Free public college is a no-brainer

Kaden Brastow, Reporter November 11, 2019

The lack of funding for education in the United States has always been a problem, but now the crisis has grown to be more serious than ever. Elementary, middle and high schools suffer from lack of funding,...

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