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The Bachelor is the Worst of Reality TV

The Bachelor is the Worst of Reality TV

Lucy Wolfe, Contributing Writer

April 27, 2020

My mom has been watching "The Bachelor" since I was a newborn and I can’t get her to turn it off. With every ounce of my soul, I cannot stand this show. The show is pathetic and it stereotypes and degrades its contestants. It is over-dramatic and so scripted it hurts, and all the cringy, overused, r...

The Art of Creativity

The Art of Creativity

C.C. Lucas, Managing Editor

March 10, 2016

Students are losing touch with their imagination

Student voices: We have a race problem.

Student voices: We have a race problem.

Alexis Reaves, Staff Writer

December 3, 2015

I recently read an article in the New Yorker about the hotbeds that are Mizzou and Yale. If you happened to miss those screaming headlines, they tell the story of college campuses consumed by debates about political correctness. The author of the New Yorker article proposed that these conversations w...

The cost of charging for public college

A drawing of a U.S. dollar bill with 0 as the amount.

Sean Ericson, Managing Copy Editor

October 29, 2015

The U.S. government can afford to make public colleges and universities tuition-free, so why doesn't it?

You can help alleviate the lunch crunch

Isabel Graham '15, Contributing Writer

December 3, 2013

Chicken tenders. Santa Fe rice bowl.  Pasta bar. These might be your favorite dishes served in the lunch room, but they are also three of the several lunches that force us students to stand in seemingly endless lunch lines.  “So what?” you might think.   “Does it really matter if the lunch...

I Hate My Teacher

This layout by Karl Lovaas '14 was named a Best of Editorials 2012 by the National Scholastic Press.

Anna Ehrlich, Staff Writer

October 8, 2013

When walking in the halls, I hear a number of conversations taking place. However, there is one conversation which I hear more frequently than any other. It always goes something like this: “Student A: Oh my gosh, I hate that teacher! He stinks! Student B: I know! I haven’t learned anything in that...

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