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Guest Column: Unified Sports IS a sports team

Madison Ehle, Staff Writers

December 10, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinion

For those who may not know, Unified Sports is a team that allows for young people with disabilities to partake in sports as athletes along with other student partners to guide them. The reason I say “for those who may not know”...

Schools should have gender neutral bathrooms

Jade Levy, OpEd Editor

December 10, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinion

The topic of whether or not gender-neutral bathrooms should be made available is a widespread controversy. On one hand, people fear gender-neutral bathrooms will put them at risk for sexual assault and other dangers. On the other...

What many think is torture may actually be healthier than you expect

Matt Nenninger, Utilities Editor

March 6, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Everyone knows those days at sports practice, after a game that maybe didn’t end so well, when the coach makes you run. Yes, I believe that sprints, so called “line touches,” and various other workouts are a bit torturous and...

Guest Column

Nasharie Davis, Guest Columnist

March 6, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinion

On January 17, our school had a very uncomfortable atmosphere due to the actions of one student. The reactions varied between racial and socio-economic background. Tears, yelling, anger, and shock was what was displayed...

Sexual education must be consistently taught

Katie Marx, Sports Editor

March 1, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinion

In my four years here, I never once had a sex education class. Now that I’ve just finished my last semester of physical education, my chances of taking sex ed have dropped to zero. My sex education started and ended in 7th grade, where we le...

Electoral College must be abolished or reformed

Richard Nakatsuka, Features Editor

March 1, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Arguably the most iconic hallmark of the United States is our commitment to the ideal of democracy. As a country, we pride ourselves on being the worldwide advocates of representation and freedom. We hold strong to our beli...

Do not be afraid, despite recent events

Do not be afraid, despite recent events

Gianna Muzzio, Staff Writer

January 28, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinion

A story of my time on the Cheyenne River Reservation

Gwyn Reutenauer, Staff Writer

November 16, 2016

Filed under Columns, Opinion

This summer I spent three weeks on the Cheyenne River Sioux Reservation in South Dakota for a counselor in training program. The Reservation is as large as Connecticut, with only two grocery stores and very few schools. Dupree...

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