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The last straw

The last straw

Monica Kenny, Reporter

October 4, 2018


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

Plastic straws, a seemingly innocuous object, have recently been a hot topic of contention in legislature nationwide. As concern for climate change grows, so has argument for banning select plastic goods. Many cities across Washington, Florida, New Jersey and California have already banned plastic straws,...

Three simple ways to make a political difference : How to be civically engaged

Three simple ways to make a political difference : How to be civically engaged

Taylor McKenzie, Webmaster, Reporter

April 28, 2018


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

On Friday, students from Sacred Hearts Academy walked out of their classes to protest gun violence and demonstrate their civic engagement. More than 2,600 walkouts were planned and had thousands of students participating. What differentiated this walkout from the March 24 “March For Our Lives” wa...

Is Prom Actually Worth It?

Is Prom Actually Worth It?

Martha Nicholas, Media Editor, Reporter

April 10, 2018


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

Every year, high school students across the country spend months prepare for prom. It is a semi-formal dance that takes place towards the end of junior and senior year of high school.   “I think people want prom to be perfect for a number of reasons. Prom seems like such a big deal in our societ...

Trump’s America Comic

Trump’s America Comic

Jasmine Matsumoto, Reporter

March 7, 2018


Filed under Opinions

More than 800,000 American immigrants are being affected by recent policy changes made by the Trump Administration. The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) organization, which is currently being phased out, allowed individuals who entered the country as minors to receive a renewable tw...

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