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Showering in the morning vs. the night

Showering in the morning vs. the night

Shira Aronow, Staff Writer

December 18, 2018

Showering in the morning versus the night or vice versa can be a decision with many reasons behind it, or on the other hand, it can be a decision purely based upon convenience. Ultimately, there are positives and negatives to whichever shower lifestyle you choose. Maia Chavez ‘21 has reasons beyond convenien...

Students Stress Importance of Studying Early, Getting Rest In Preparation For Finals

A common scene for students during finals weeks. However, organization can lead to success.

Jack Prince, Sci-Tech Editor

December 12, 2018

Finals is the time of year that everyone dreads. However, if students take the necessary steps to prepare, they are more likely to get a better score on the test. Furthermore, students who prepare well also will feel more relaxed before and after their test. The most common mistake made by students prepar...

To sleep or to study?

Students studying into the early morning hours often fail to recognize the threat sleeplessness poses to their scores

Michael Feldkamp, Staff Writer

May 28, 2015

In the midst of finals week, many of us have started looking back at our old textbooks and notes from earlier in the year. It’s almost impossible to study enough for every subject you have, no matter what kind of person you are, if you only study during the daylight hours. So you have a choice. Eit...

Sleepy students are sacrificing self care for schoolwork

Sleepy students are sacrificing self care for schoolwork

Sage Bergerson, Contributing Writer

October 31, 2013

On a Monday morning, students are waking up early to slip through the doors by 7:50 a.m. We go from class to class, then to sports then back to more homework. We finish the day late at night, continuing this cycle daily. The fact is, Blake students are tired. We aren’t getting enough time each day...

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