Unaccompanied is the Best Way to Travel

Staff Writer - Yanessa Cota

September 14, 2009

Filed under Showcase, Student Opinions

  Summer is the best time for travel. Being away from home gives you the opportunity to relax, and get away from the stress of life as a teenager.                                                                           ...

Social Networking-A Help or a Harm?

Sarah Snyder-Staff Writer

September 9, 2009

Filed under Student Opinions

  In this technology-savvy world, few people take the time to call someone up on the phone to see what they’re up to, or sit down with a pen and paper and write someone a letter. Nowadays, it’s easier and more efficient to...

Overcoming Mental Illness and The Soloist

Leanna Jasek-Rydahl - Page Editor

May 1, 2009

Filed under Student Opinions

  An incredible cellist, a confused journalist, and a troubled community were some of the components seen in the movie, The Soloist. The second day The Soloist came out on the big screen, I was given a chance to see the movie...

Pink Slips Here, There – Yes, Here

Staff Writer Kaila Matter

April 29, 2009

Filed under Student Opinions

  With economy at its low, many people are losing their jobs. In January alone, 598,000 jobs were lost and raising the number to 5.1 million workers total by May. Now it has come to pass that they are getting a hold of our teachers’...

Why Did You Say That?

Senior Staff Writer Itzel Alvarez

April 27, 2009

Filed under Student Opinions

  It’s true; sometimes you get to know someone by asking them personal questions. But what truly catches your attention is their reason behind their answer. It might as well be a teacher asking you why you chose the answer “B...

Giving Birth is a Privilege, Not a Right

Page Editor Ashley Lema

April 4, 2009

Filed under Student Opinions

  Who in their right mind wants to conceive a great number of children when one can barely support them self? Nadya Suleman, a single and jobless parent still living in her parents’ home, now has a total of fourteen children...

Are You Motivated Yet?

Staff Writer Steven Kha

April 4, 2009

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Motivation, by definition, is “the psychological feature that arouses an organism to action toward a desired goal; the reason for the action; that which gives purpose and direction to behavior.” In my opinion, motivation is...

You Can’t Beat the Classics

Staff Writer Leanna Jasek-Rysdahl

April 4, 2009

Filed under Student Opinions

  When you first think of the works of Charles Dickens, J.D. Salinger, F. Scott Fitzgerald, and the other classical authors of the world, what comes to your mind? Do you think of monotonous books and contents that are impossible...

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