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Why Cheerleading is a Sport

Why Cheerleading is a Sport

January 2, 2020

When most people think of high school cheer teams, what comes to mind is pompoms and lots of yelling. Sideline cheering is part of the sport, but what no one emphasizes the athleticism required for prac...

Debt Trails Follow Graduates

Debt Trails Follow Graduates

December 18, 2019

                If we consider the amount of money that college costs for current students, there is a guarantee that they’ll be paying loans for most of their lives, which is ridiculous. A typic...

Students Cannot Afford American Dream

December 18, 2019

           With rising tuitions, students must undertake more loans, therefore sentencing themselves to a lifelong struggle of paying off their debt. Wages for college graduates are simply no match fo...

Graduates Face Financial Crisis

Graduates Face Financial Crisis

December 18, 2019

         Because more of today's jobs are knowledge-based or require advanced technical skills, colleges should be free. Today, the cost of attending many public colleges is so high that a lot of...

Should College Really Be Free?

Should College Really Be Free?

December 18, 2019

            While not having to pay for college would be nice, the reality is it is unavoidable and wouldn’t help those who need it most. Andrew Kelly of the New York Times wrote an art...

The Need for Schools to Start Later

The Need for Schools to Start Later

December 18, 2019

                 Schools need to start later because teen’s growing bodies function better later in the day. According to the National Sleep Foundation, biological changes cause teens to have a ...

Should There Be K-9 Units in Schools?

Should There Be K-9 Units in Schools?

December 18, 2019

K-9 units are the police department’s frontline when searching for drugs and are loyal and smart when it comes to apprehending criminals. These dogs are very keen on what they are trained to do.   ...

YA Fiction Doesn't Reflect Reality

YA Fiction Doesn’t Reflect Reality

December 13, 2019

Young adult, also known as ‘YA’ for short, is a genre of writing typically written for an audience from the ages of 15 to 21. Young adult novels can cover mature topics, like sexual encounters, strong...

'Frozen 2': A Magical Experience You'll Never Forget

‘Frozen 2’: A Magical Experience You’ll Never Forget

December 3, 2019

After six years of anticipation the moment has finally come: Disney’s Frozen 2. Grab the popcorn and take a seat because this movie is a combination of everything your childhood dreams could have eve...

Won`t You Be... My Neighbor?Remembering Rogers in 'A Beautiful Day'

Won`t You Be… My Neighbor?Remembering Rogers in ‘A Beautiful Day’

November 27, 2019

The film A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood is inspired by the works and influences of Fred Rogers, the gentle-hearted and famous children`s TV host. Directed by Marielle Heller, who also directed the ...

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