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Deodorant damage

Deodorant damage

by Fatima Malik, Reporter

December 26, 2019

Deodorant has always been just another daily necessity for me; I didn’t think much about it. One day, I looked in the mirror and realized the skin by my shoulders had begun to darken. I figured it would go away on its own, but the darkening only became worse. I talked to my doctor and figured out my...

Juliette’s Declassified School Survival Guide: December

Juliette’s Declassified School Survival Guide: December

by Juliette Roberts, Copy Editor

December 20, 2019

With increasingly chilly days and post-finals exhaustion setting in like the recent overcast weather, motivation is slipping for many students. Since most don’t have a major project to complete over winter break, once school starts up again in the new year, it’s normally an uphill climb to get back int...

Shades of Purple: Guide to understanding domestic abuse

by Makayla Herron, Copy Editor

December 19, 2019

There’s a quote by musician Kevin Michael McKeehan that goes: "A lack of boundaries often invites a lack of respect." This statement can apply to various areas of your life, but especially to relationships. If you expect to be treated with respect and regarded as your partner’s equal, then you a...

Great American Retreat

Great American Retreat

by Andrew Cox, Advertisement & PR Manager

December 18, 2019

A recording emerged of France’s Emmanuel Macron, Canada’s Justin Trudeau and the United Kingdom’s Boris Johnson mocking President Trump at a Buckingham Palace reception following a Dec. 4 NATO summit for having an unscheduled press conference outside the event, which caused delays. On the sur...

Ask Ethan: December

by Ethan Johnson, Sports Reporter

December 16, 2019

Every new day brings challenges to overcome, whether it’s a test you forgot to study for or simply getting out of bed — we all have goals to accomplish. My goals so far this year have been to make the most out of my time left in high school and get into a college that will allow me to pursue a caree...

Shades of Purple: Guide to understanding domestic abuse

Shades of Purple: Guide to understanding domestic abuse

by Makayla Herron, Copy Editor

November 22, 2019

I was watching “The Aviator” the other night, which chronicles the life of Howard Hughes, a reclusive, eccentric man who sparked a relationship with a young woman and shortly thereafter grew increasingly controlling. He hired a driver to follow her around wherever she went, claiming it was becau...

Juliette’s Declassified School Survival Guide: October

Juliette’s Declassified School Survival Guide: October

by Juliette Roberts, Copy Editor

November 3, 2019

With most college apps due Dec. 1 and the rest usually in early January, the pressure is on for seniors. I turned in my early decision application Nov. 1 and my mom was astounded when she saw how different the process is now compared to when she was in school, before everything was computerized. Imagine a wor...

Shades of purple: Guide to understanding domestic abuse

Shades of purple: Guide to understanding domestic abuse

by Makayla Herron, Copy Editor

October 25, 2019

Every year, over 10 million people experience some form of domestic abuse, which encompasses sexual, mental, verbal, financial and physical. These relationships can be married or unmarried, homosexual or heterosexual, and old or young. For the younger group, which embodies high school students, it can be ...

Product production isn’t all it seems

Product production isn’t all it seems

by Fatima Malik, Reporter

October 18, 2019

Walking down aisles in stores ranging from Sephora® to Walmart, products are full of different labels to convince you of the benefits of selecting their product—“natural,” “organic,” “fragrance-free” and “non-comedogenic”—but these claims aren’t always true. These labels don’t ...

Juliette’s Declassified School Survival Guide: September

Juliette’s Declassified School Survival Guide: September

by Juliette Roberts, Copy Editor

October 2, 2019

A few weeks ago, I woke up at 7 a.m. one rainy Thursday morning with only four hours of sleep and thought to myself, “Nope, I just can’t do this today.” Somebody could have bribed me with a dozen donuts to come to class that morning and I still would have refused to pull myself out of bed. The ...

Juliette’s Declassified School Survival Guide: August

Juliette’s Declassified School Survival Guide: August

by Juliette Roberts, Copy Editor

September 3, 2019

Imagine: you walk into class on one of the first Mondays of the school year, yawning, eyelids heavy, empty stomach aching; not really in the place to spend the energy you don’t have on listening in class. You might settle for taking notes and promising to read them over later, or maybe telling yoursel...

Juliette’s Declassified School Survival Guide: May

Juliette’s Declassified School Survival Guide: May

by Juliette Roberts, Copy Editor

May 21, 2019

Students, we’ve made it. Nearly. Even as AP tests, IB exams and finals keep everybody cramming to the last minute of the last day, sweet freedom is right around the corner. Summer may sound exciting to some and stressful for others, depending on whether you plan to spend your time taking summer courses...