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The Lion Share food locker

Mosha Issamar Lopez Covarrubias, Staff Writer

March 17, 2017

Filed under Life, News, Spread

Some students have noticed a big, green locker in the main entrance and asked themselves what’s in it? It happens to be a food locker for any attending student. The Lion Share food locker has been installed to help the  many ...

Music and humans: eternal love

Madalyn Parrish, Staff Writer

November 4, 2014

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Humans inherently have a sense of music and rhythm. Since the beginning of time, humans have loved music. From the early stages of development people understand rhythm and dance to music. Children bang pots and pans together...

Students have their own favorite social media sites

Nikki Siharath, Staff Writer

February 15, 2014

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Many students have such great social media sites: some are on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Vine, iFunny, Gmail, Hotmail, and so on.  The Senator surveyed a few students, and here is a sampling of the types of tastes in their onl...

Sex Statistics

Tea Nelson, Staff Writer

December 3, 2013

Filed under Featured, Spread

For most high school students, the word sex does not easily roll off the tongue without leaving a repugnant taste. But according to statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, that doesn’t mean students don’t...

Q&A: Sociology teacher answers student questions on sex education

Joy Wilson, Staff Writer

October 25, 2013

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People have sex. But what influences their decision to remain abstinent or engage in sexual behavior? Internal factors in choosing to be abstinent are usually biological, according to psychology teacher Manny Varela. “Reproduction...

Q&A Sociology instructor shares views on diverse family situations in modern era

Joy Wilson, Staff Writer

October 17, 2013

Filed under Profile, Spread

Sociology studies human society and the changes that occur in it, using data and research to do so. Kate Thompson, Borah’s Sociology teacher, used her knowledge and experience in the sociological field to assess the effects ...

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