Category Archives: Opinion

Something from a senior: Join a club!

  For all incoming freshmen next year, being a part of an extracurricular activity is going to be mandatory. Whether or not this new rule will be truly implemented is…

Homosexual blood donor ban is discriminatory

Men who have had sex with other men (MSM), at any time since 1977 (the beginning of the AIDS epidemic in the United States) are currently deferred as blood donors….

My Take: One school rule doesn’t necessarily fit all

Some school leaders don’t care about individual problems and being fair. I got in a fight not too long ago, and  I was the one being bullied. The administrator who…

Something from a Senior: Scared of Ourselves

I know what it’s like, to feel like the very moment you have reached self discovery, a wave of doubt drowns out any hope for it. Confronting yourself is difficult….

Something from a Senior: Girls and Gossip

At a high school campus gossip is everywhere. Gossip is printed on the bathroom stalls and crinkled notes. It travels through Facebook messages and hushed whispers. Gossip seems to be…

Something from a Senior: The Forgotten Truth

People suck sometimes. I get it. Little comments and remarks that cause pain become engraved into your mind and it hurts. This concept of “bullying” or–for lack of a better…

Something from a Senior: The Infamous Sweep

The time allowed to get from one class to another is exactly five minutes. It may seem like enough time but when the minute song starts playing and you find…

Something from a Senior – Why should I join a club?

The thought of joining a club can be a scary one, especially if you consider yourself to be more of an introvert than a social butterfly. And it is scary…but…

Something from a Senior: The Moment After

I’ve written a lot about the decisions, we as young people, make. We view ourselves as young and free, living life with “no regrets.” There are even pop songs to…