Opinion

Vaping: gateway drug or helpful alternative?

Vaping: gateway drug or helpful alternative?

. Daily e-cigarettes use was reported at  8.7 percent for 8th graders, 16.2 percent for 10th graders, and 17.1 percent…

School start times up for debate

School start times up for debate

Every morning in the United States, 17.3 million sleepy high school students wrench themselves from their warm beds and begin…

The Flipside

The Flipside

In today’s generation, masculinity is a trait that is highly valued by most males. It’s a concept most seem to…

A Call to Students

A Call to Students

The teachers have made their stance on the idea of getting a pay raise very clear to the community. But…

Teacher Negotiations and Protest

Teacher Negotiations and Protest

Let’s talk about respect. Respect for teachers, who spend their days in classrooms, entertaining, educating, and caring about students, who…

College Acceptance Etiquette

College Acceptance Etiquette

It’s that time of year again—yes, spring—but also, ‘tis the season for college admission letters. For some seniors, this March…

Turnabout: Sexist Tradition?

Turnabout: Sexist Tradition?

As many people know, Turnabout is a dance where girls ask guys. But girls and guys, including those in same-gender…

Super Bowl

Super Bowl

You’ve probably already seen what many bloggers are calling the Super Bowl’s best commercial: the NFL’s anti-domestic violence PSA, which…

NYPD Problems

NYPD Problems

Temper tantrums. We know them as whining, misplaced anger, and nonsensical rants. They’re commonly associated with bratty children, but what…

Frat (Rape) Culture

Frat (Rape) Culture

With application deadlines right around the corner, high school hallways across the nation are bound to be bristling with the…