Taking a stand against gun violence with action

Taking a stand against gun violence with action

It seems like in our society, the American flag sails at half-mast more often that it does not. The flag is only positioned like this in times of crisis, or more often in our case, to honor the victims of the atrocities that seem to happen all too often in our country. As events like […]

An education that does not adequately prepare us

An education that does not adequately prepare us

“Why am I learning this information that I will never use in my life?” If any student asks an adult this question, one that haunts our minds while in math class, he or she will be lied to. They will receive a blank look from someone who doesn’t know any better themselves. That person will […]

Handling errors shows character

Handling errors shows character

Five. That’s the number of emotional breakdowns I’ve had so far two months into the school year. Although only three of them have been about academic stress, that’s already too many. Whenever I get back an assignment where the grade I receive is worse than what I hoped it would be, a piece of me […]