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PETA Gives Voice To Mistreated Animals

PETA Gives Voice To Mistreated Animals

Danielle Garza, Staff Writer
May 25, 2017
Filed under OPINIONS, Showcase

Behind People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals’ (PETA) promising and headstrong slogan, “animals are not ours to eat, wear, experiment on, use for entertainment or abuse in any other way,” lies hope and strength for the humane treatment of animals. Something many people do not realize is the...

Life Lessons Learned In Life-Saving

Life Lessons Learned In Life-Saving

Hadley Campbell, Staff Writer
May 25, 2017
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It is essential for someone to be able to know and perform basic first aid effectively, because these skills can help save a life when there is not a doctor readily available, or when the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) takes a long time to come to the victim’s rescue. Generally, first aid includes...

Do Not Hesitate, Vaccinate

Do Not Hesitate, Vaccinate

Staff Editorial
January 25, 2017
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The influenza vaccination has been subjected to skepticism and controversy ever since it was first invented by Jonas Salk and Thomas Francis in 1938. Even so, it is important for everyone six months of age or older to receive the vaccination every flu season, as it offers important health benefits and...

Changing Education Expectations

Changing Education Expectations

Jada East, Staff Writer
April 25, 2016
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Next year, blended courses will be offered by the district at the high school level. Blended classes are a mixture of the traditional face-to-face instruction combined with online lectures. Blended classes will give students a new experience in learning, and benefit our education system because it off...

Something Worth Talking About

Something Worth Talking About

Larissa Torres and Karlie Rushing
April 15, 2016
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Under House Bill 5, foreign language is not always required for graduation. Even though foreign language courses are not required, depending on the plan the student chooses, students should still elect to take a foreign language because of the many benefits it offers to students in the short and lo...

PDA in the Hallways: Annoying or Romantic?

PDA in the Hallways: Annoying or Romantic?

March 10, 2016
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Students increase hallway disruptions, rule-breaking by displaying PDA between passion periods In those six short minutes between classes, some students rush to class, some chat with friends and others decide to act out scenes from cheesy romance novels. Relationships and affection are fine, but public...

Automatic Injustice

Automatic Injustice

Anna Ta, Print Editor-in-Chief
January 14, 2016
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A student’s performance in high school is defined by numbers. SAT scores, grades, GPA, and rank defines the next four years in a student’s life after high school. A handful of numbers is in no way capable of producing a full picture of a student’s academic career, yet Texas House Bill 588 uses...

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