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Disorder Dilemma: Stigma of Mental Illness Persists, Alienates Teens

Alexandra Jolliff, Staff Writer

April 9, 2014

Filed under Features

Mental illness seems to be a growing problem in the U.S., with one in five teens having a mental disorder, according to the CDC (Center for Disease Control). The average teen experiences the same amount of anxiety today as a 1950’s...

Unraveling the Mystique of the Feminist Movement

Joseph Chunn, Staff Writer

April 8, 2014

Filed under Features

In 1993, during a rally supporting women’s rights, Gloria Steinem articulated a statement that would forever change the feminist movement. Affirming what she deemed the true aim of the women’s right movement, Steinem said...

April Sasstrology

April Sasstrology

April 1, 2014

Sasstrology Special: Which Pop Culture Characters Have Your Zodiac Sign?

Daniel Williamson, Staff Writer

March 31, 2014

Filed under Features

At some point in everyone’s life they have watched a movie, book, or TV show. And there are certain ones that stand out to us as our favorites. In whatever book, movie or show is your favorite, you most likely have a favorite...

Sophomore Prepares for Second Half Marathon with Students on the Go

Hannah Fuller, Guest Writer

March 21, 2014

Filed under Features

Walking into the club fair as a freshman, sophomore Christine Politte had no idea what she was getting herself into. When she walked out, she was signed up to run a half marathon with Students on the Go. After Politte started...

March Sasstrology

March Sasstrology

March 14, 2014

Do Movies Really Ruin Books?

Ar'Reon Watson, Staff Writer

February 17, 2014

Filed under Features

Popular books, whether old or new, that have been turned into movies seem to be a trend in today’s society. Renowned books such as “The Great Gatsby,” “The Book Thief,” “The Hunger Games,” “12 Years a Slave,”...

February Sasstrology

February Sasstrology

February 13, 2014

Returning Artist Visits District Schools

Christine Politte, Web Editor

February 13, 2014

Filed under Arts & Leisure, Features

It was the first time Sandy Weltman had been inside U. City for 40 years. Some areas, like the library, were new and foreign, but others, such as the gym, were exactly the same. The stadium remained largely unchanged, the same...

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