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Maintaining confidence in high school

Maintaining confidence in high school

March 17, 2021

You’ll hear this sentiment probably over a thousand times in your life. “Oh, you should be more confident!” “It’s all in the confidence!” “Confidence is attractive!” What people...

The issue with social media: strangers and friends

The issue with social media: strangers and friends

February 17, 2021

Okay. While this is definitely a topic I’m sure has been drilled into your head by adults (don’t worry, it’s been drilled into mine too), I think that a different message comes across when it is...

Art by Stephanie Houser

Why you should actually do the assigned reading in English class

January 20, 2021

Throughout high school, there is a fair amount of books that you will be asked to read. Depending on what class you choose to take, the amount and selections vary. The more “advanced” the class you...

Accepting that friends ebb and flow throughout high school

Accepting that friends ebb and flow throughout high school

December 16, 2020

If you would have told me freshman year about all of the people I would be friends with right now, I would be shocked. Not necessarily because of who my friends are right now, but because of who they...

Read this, and Ill help you keep your room clean

Read this, and I’ll help you keep your room clean

November 18, 2020

It’s the end of the week. Before COVID, weekends meant going out with friends, seeing a movie, or -for a really special treat- going over to Easton. Things are a little different now, but what has definitely...

Art by Stephanie Houser

Why getting a job in high school is awkward (and how to deal with it)

October 21, 2020

With your nerves finally settled, you stand near a side table, waiting eagerly to have your picture taken. You feel free - you finally have your driver's license.  Of course, most people aren’t...

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