The Spectrum

School culture perpetuates illness

The pressure to push through sickness and come to school creates cycles of illness
March 18, 2016

It's an unfortunate, yet familiar sight: the red cheeks, coughing, sneezing, and sniffling. Every few weeks it seems to be the same. It’s never just one student, and it seems as though there is a new...

Volunteering at Majestic Hills Ranch

October 1, 2012

It’s not often that I meet someone who can change my perspective on life. However, this past summer, I met a young girl who did just that. Ava is five years old. She was born weighing less than a...

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