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Student stress builds alongside college expectations

Student stress builds alongside college expectations

Rachel Matatyaou, Staff Writer

May 4, 2018

Filed under Campus

Most students go through high school with one goal in mind: get into a good college. While students are focused on getting into college, they create expectations for what their college experience will be like. However, throughout their four years of high school, the hours of homework and extracurricul...

Peer pressure influences students

Peer pressure influences students

Lucy Perrone, Staff Writer

February 5, 2017

Filed under Features, Top News

Think of peer pressure as a recipe. Let’s say one is cooking macaroni and cheese. If a friend misreads the directions, one could end up with gross macaroni or a landslide of boiling water spilling over the side of the pot and onto the new slippery kitchen floor. But if another friend in...

High school athletes crumble under pressure

High school athletes crumble under pressure

Rachel Borshchenko, Staff Writer

March 14, 2016

Filed under Features

According to the National Alliance for Sports, 70 percent of student athletes quit sports by the time they enter high school. With their rigorous high school schedules, many students quit the sports they used to love because of the changes they face in high school. There are many reasons why...

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