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A Day That Will Live in Infamy

A Day That Will Live in Infamy

Marie Roser, Managing Editor
December 11
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I remember being a kid in the third grade. I had learned about the world wars, slavery and all those violent incidents in history class that we didn't comprehend were real. It was three days after my eighth birthday. Just a normal Tuesday in September. But the gloomy feeling that day was just not...

The Black Cloud Still Lurkes

The Black Cloud Still Lurkes

Marie Roser, Managing Editor
November 19
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Yesterday was hard. And a bit strange. I've had a hard time wrapping my hard around everything but I had prepared myself for it. And like most times when people get surgeries I'm used to quick surgeries that always end up going well. But that wasn't the case yesterday. Yesterday both my uncle and my grandpa had s...

I Wish I Could Be There

I Wish I Could Be There

Marie Roser, Managing Editor
November 6
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When you look up the definition of family many different definitions come up with it. The first one defines a family as “a group consisting of parents and children living together in a household.” And although I can’t speak for anyone else, I find this definition to be extremely inaccurate. See...

Generation of Technology, Generation of Disrespect

Generation of Technology, Generation of Disrespect

Marie Roser, Managing Editor
November 5
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Lately I’ve been slightly annoyed when scrolling through Facebook. And not for typical reasons of annoying girls or parents who just quite don’t understand how Facebook works. After seeing the video of the police officer whose job was terminated due to the fact that he slammed a young female...

Confidence: It’s A Choice

Confidence: It’s A Choice

Marie Roser, Managing Editor
October 22
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I’ve always been considered a “big girl”. I’ve gotten called fat by people before and have walked down the halls wondering at points if thats how everyone else sees me. Currently I might have fallen off of the wagon a bit. From going from being a dual athlete in college for the NCAA it is...

Reflecting on My Childhood Best Friend

Reflecting on My Childhood Best Friend

Marie Roser, Managing Editor
October 15
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In the beginning of the semester one of the other writers on the staff Kayla wrote an amazing piece about her childhood best friend. Something I’ve always started writing about and would automatically stop. It’s something I don’t like to talk about because to me it seems to be a bit differe...

Style: There’s a Time and a Place For Everything

Style: There’s a Time and a Place For Everything

Marie Roser, Managing Editor
October 8
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It’s one thing to be confident in your body. It’s another thing to dress appropriately. I truly believe dressing appropriately is something that is learned by parents. Examples of what you should and should not wear. And what exactly they let you leave the house wearing. It’s this conditioning...

A Letter To My High School English Teacher – Ms. Scorca

A Letter To My High School English Teacher – Ms. Scorca

Marie Roser, Managing Editor
September 29
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With the summer I had, I have looked back and reflected upon many different parts of my life. Just recently I've realized what a huge impact one small class in high school and one teacher has actually had on my life. And I can't express how much I appreciate that class and all it has done for me. So...

Looking For a Punchline In My Summertime Sadness

Looking For a Punchline In My Summertime Sadness

Marie Roser, Managing Editor
September 23
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Summer is normally a happy time. But when it's so heartbreaking it doesn't even seem real the only thing you can do is learn from the hardship. But looking forward is not always easy when everything keeps knocking you down.

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The Birthday Project

The Birthday Project

Marie Roser, Managing Editor
September 19
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I wanted to make my birthday special so when thinking of activities to do I did what anyone my age would do… I Googled it. “Things to do on your birthday.” The results for the most part came up all the same. Go out to eat. Throw a party. Hang out with friends. Have a spa day. Boring. After...

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