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How to stay safe in the sun

Meredith Courteau, Web Contributor

May 22, 2015

Filed under Advice

As the days get longer and the sun gets hotter, it becomes increasing important to protect yourself from the sun and, ultimately, skin cancer. People generally have different perspectives on how to stay safe in the sun- some wear...

Finales are approaching: Tips to prepare

Sydney Gonzalez, Web Contributer

May 22, 2015

Filed under Advice

The end of 2015 school year is quickly approaching , although most students are thinking of summer, there's one more topic we have to deal with which is: finals. Here are some tips to help you get ready for these stressful...

Surrounding yourself around the right people

Mary Giltz, Web Contributor

May 14, 2015

Filed under Advice

You should always want the best for yourself and do what is best for you, but that could be hard if you are not surrounded around the right people. The only problem is that sometimes it is hard to identify who are the right people...

Preparing for the move: College

Sarah Coleman, Web Contributer

May 14, 2015

Filed under Advice

With graduation quickly approaching, seniors are choosing their colleges, and many are preparing to move away from home for the very first time. While moving away to experience the "college life" is exciting, there are some very...

Safety first!

Monica Corgan, Web contributor

May 8, 2015

Filed under Advice

Summer is just around the corner and a lot of decisions are going to be made. It may not always be easy to say no, but it may be the best for you. You might feel peer pressured into going to a party that involves drinking, however;...

My opinion on Every 15 Minutes Program

Ellen Bowman, Web contributor

May 8, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Every 15 minutes is a program to show students what could happen if they make bad choices. It shows that one mistake you make can change your life. This program acts out drunk driving on prom night and the drunken kids getting...

Discrimination needs to be stopped

Monica Corgan, Web contributor

May 8, 2015

Filed under Literary Corner

According to dosomething.org, in 2010 the U.S. Sentencing commission reported that African Americans receive 10% longer sentences than whites through the federal system for same crimes. Although discrimination may be uncomfortable...

A change from the past

Abigail Gonsiorowski, Web contributor

May 8, 2015

Filed under Literary Corner

The a Declaration of Independence states, "All men are created equal, they are endowed by their creator with certain unalienable rights.... Life liberty, and the pursuit of happiness". From the first steps on American soil to...

The reality of discrimination

Kevin Guernsey, Web Contributor

May 6, 2015

Filed under Literary Corner

Have you watched any of the recent news casts the past year? Studies have shown that African Americans and Latinos are more likely to be pulled over by police rather than Caucasians. The way people are treated in society these...

The choice is yours

Sara Hill, Web Contributor

May 6, 2015

Filed under Literary Corner

       In a four-year study of religious discrimination around the world (2006-2010), Christians were the most-discriminated against group, experiencing harassment by the government and society in 168 countries. Religious disc...

Discrimination editorial

Zoe Spain, Web contributor

May 6, 2015

Filed under Literary Corner

Studies show that police are more likely to pull over and frisk blacks or Latinos than whites. In New York City, 80% of the stops made were blacks and Latinos, 85% of those people were frisked, compared to a mere 8% of white people...

All men are created equal

Zoe Batistatos, Web Contributor

May 6, 2015

Filed under Literary Corner

In a four-year study of religious discrimination, Christians were the most-discriminated against group, experiencing harassment by the government and society in 168 countries (2006-2010). Discrimination is a serious matter that...

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