Battling Bullying

Priya Kukreja, Co-Editor-In-Chief

March 6, 2017

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ccording to the National Center For Gender Equality, transgender youth face significant challenges in school. A national survey has found that 75 percent of transgender youth feel unsafe at school. Those who are able to persevere...

Narrative Interviews

March 6, 2017

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Chase Stokes Senior Transmale When did you first realize you were trans? Had you ever considered it before? It was the summer after my sophomore year band camp. We had done a gender swap for our Wednesday theme. That was when I...

Tea Time: Freshman speech inspired by tea

Christina Youn, Co-Editor-In-Chief

February 21, 2017

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Green tea. Black tea. White tea. Chai. Tea is making a comeback as people look for healthier alternatives to coffee. The “Tea Trend” is not only apparent across the nation, but its impact can be seen among the various students...

Breaking Down Anxiety: Analyzing the way school and social pressures affect anxiety

Odochi Akwani, Co-Online Editor

January 11, 2017

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Tuesday. 2nd hour. Speeches are to be presented in front of the entire English class. For some, this is a breeze; they can’t wait to share what they’ve researched. For even more, they are a little nervous but know once the...

Anxiety: A Personal Story

Anxiety: A Personal Story

January 11, 2017

Maintaining An Attitude of Gratitude

Madeline Halgren, Staff Writer

November 21, 2016

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“What are you thankful for?” We are asked this question every year during the Thanksgiving season and often our answers are quite materialistic. We may say we are grateful for our iPhones or new pair of shoes. Other common...

Team Trump

Priya Kukreja, Co-Editor-In-Chief

October 24, 2016

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The chattering crowd gathers in front of a tall podium. The shorter attendees near the back stand on their tiptoes trying to catch a glance of the stage. A man is shaking his fists at the news cameras, aggressively yelling about...

Holla’ for Hillary

Priya Kukreja, Co-Editor-In-Chief

October 24, 2016

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The 2016 elections have created more antagonism amongst disagreeing voters than ever before. While some are lost in inaccurate news, unconfirmed accusations, and uncertainty, others stand firm in their choice for President. Junior...

Remodeling Reactions

Remodeling Reactions

September 20, 2016

Let the graduation festivities begin

Kori Christensen, Staff Writer

May 18, 2016

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Food, friends, funny pictures, and aspiring teens. What more can you ask for from a graduation party? As their final days at MN approach, in addition to school finals and college plans, the seniors are working on their graduation...

Millard Adjusts to 21st Century Education

Joey Covolo, Editor-in-Chief

April 13, 2016

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Prior to the overhead era of schooling, classes were taught with the old-fashioned chalk and board. Teachers scraped the utensil with the familiar clank sound to etch their equations to the class. While the remnants of this...

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