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Things to do in the 502

Lillian Metzmeier and Sylvia Cassidy

July 10, 2019

At this point in the summer, it’s not unusual to feel bored. The “school’s out!” induced euphoria has worn off and it’s not hard to fall into the habit of wasting hours on the phone. So, here’s a list of things to do...

Dear Trump

Dear Trump

February 21, 2019

The Final Straw

Claire Rooney

February 19, 2019

Straws suck. While using a straw could help make drinking an iced coffee a little more enjoyable, the reality is: most people don’t need them. We can’t completely get rid of them because they are necessary for the elderly and...

Life in Liquor

Life in Liquor

January 9, 2019

We the Minors-Adolescents want their place at the grownups’ table, but seats are reserved until the age of 18.

Ali Shackelford

November 7, 2018

Words by Ali Shackleford and Olivia Brotzge She watched the big hand tick minute by minute until the little hand finally moved one notch to the right. It was time. She felt hesitant but ready. She felt scared but brave. Woul...

Your Local Gov. Guide

Ysa Leon and Maddie Currie

November 2, 2018

Words by Ysa Leon and Maddie Currie It’s Nov. 6, 2018 — election day. Yikes. Walking up to your voting site, you realize the names you’re seeing are unfamiliar. Divided by parties and levels of power, the letters strung to...

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