In living color : Fostering a love of life

Julia Foster, Reporter

May 21, 2019

Filed under Opinion/Editorial

My life is a coloring book. Each page is unique and bold, unparalleled to the next.  This moment is my favorite page. Overwhelmed with opportunity to use colors others wouldn’t dare, I spread myself across the paper. ...

Banding together to make a difference; Student voices carry impact

January 24, 2019

Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Showcase

It’s hard to avoid the difficult parts of life. Bad relationships, sudden death, school shootings, budget cuts. As teenagers growing up in the 21st century, we’re surrounded by things seemingly beyond our control. After all w...

Palm oil plagues many products Humanity’s addiction could wipe out own species

January 24, 2019

Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Showcase

Many of the products we purchase while grocery shopping, from ice cream to shampoo, are very likely to contain the ingredient of palm oil. This oil is extracted from the fruit of oil palms native to Africa.  Humankind’s...

Showcase sportsmanship by student athletes

January 24, 2019

Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Showcase

It’s a Friday night. The Bel Air, C. Milton Wright and North Harford swim meet is going smoothly. Then, all of a sudden, the meet stops. The head official buzzes his starter over and over, getting the swimmers in the current hea...

Verizon’s fee on Remind; Cutting student to teacher communication

January 24, 2019

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As a student, keeping in touch with teachers is one of the best ways to stay on top of your school work.  The app Remind was introduced to schools all around a few years back allowing that kind of communication to be possible...

One man’s failure is the same man’s success

Alison Grafton, Health and Science Editor

January 24, 2019

Filed under Opinion/Editorial

You probably have heard the common piece of advice, “failure is not an option.” This advice was given by Gene Kranz, who gave this advice as a flight director of NASA. However, since most people will not be working on a once i...

Sustaining science in order to achieve success

January 24, 2019

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We are a culture of obsessed people.     We care about how many likes our Instagram picture gets, when someone famous breaks up with a significant other, and when the newest iPhone comes out.     The access to...

Sanders must be candidate to defeat Trump in 2020

January 24, 2019

Filed under Opinion/Editorial

As the year of 2019 begins, so does the race for the U.S. presidential election that is to be held the following year. Republican incumbent, Donald Trump, has already made it clear that he is planning to run for reelection in 2020. ...

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