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Baby Steps: Navigating Generational Differences

Baby Steps: Navigating Generational Differences

May 9, 2017

For the most part, we fit the mold of a stereotypical grandfather and granddaughter. My grandparents’...

Conservatives Can Be Snowflakes Too

Conservatives Can Be Snowflakes Too

May 9, 2017

Old, white, angry and male is how we tend to describe most conservatives, but 24-year-old Tomi Lahren...

Frayed Strings and Sibling Things

Frayed Strings and Sibling Things

March 28, 2017

I don’t think I’ve ever spoken to my 14-year old-brother for longer than 20 minutes at a time. In...

A Recipe for Perfect Happiness

A Recipe for Perfect Happiness

March 28, 2017

“In theory there is a possibility of perfect happiness: To believe in the indestructible element within...

Sledding Down Memory Lane

Sledding Down Memory Lane

March 27, 2017

Intro On Thursday, March 29, an iceberg will sink, a dance studio will close and a lighthouse wil...

Why Companies Need To Be Politically Involved

Why Companies Need To Be Politically Involved

March 24, 2017

The United States was founded on the belief that the government would have limited oversight on private...

Cultivating Activism through Search Engines

Cultivating Activism through Search Engines

March 23, 2017

I myself am an avid user of the search engine Ecosia, a Chrome extension I obtained on a whim a couple...

Circuit Court Ruling Highlights Checks and Balances

Circuit Court Ruling Highlights Checks and Balances

March 23, 2017

On January 27, President Trump signed the first executive order of two that barred citizens from Muslim-majority...

Granting Choice: Time for Schools to go Test-Optional

Granting Choice: Time for Schools to go Test-Optional

December 25, 2016

Many high school upperclassmen and their parents have, by now, begun to make sense of the college admissions...

Teachers, Stand Up For Your Stances

Teachers, Stand Up For Your Stances

December 13, 2016

After Mountain View High School’s history teacher Frank Navarro was reportedly put on paid leave for...

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