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Adopted children struggle to find confidence in their identity

Adopted children struggle to find confidence in their identity

Audrey Luey, Staff Writer

February 17, 2019


Filed under Features, Top News

The sky beams blue as Jessica scrambles around the playground, trying to not be tagged by Cole, the lava monster. Just as Cole reaches out to tag Jessica’s hand, his mother calls him over, signaling that playtime is over. Jessica peers over at her, eyes instantly glazed with confusion. Cole’s moth...

Immigrants struggle in the current political climate

Immigrants struggle in the current political climate

Auva Soheili, Staff Writer

February 5, 2019


Filed under Features

Pandemonium weaved through the crowds that, moments before, had been peacefully making their way to the border. Children still in diapers struggled to keep up with the rush. Mothers gripped their children’s hands as they raced away from the onslaught of tear gas being pelted at them. The tear ...

G-Eazy confesses his struggle in his album ‘The Beautiful & Damned’

G-Eazy confesses his struggle in his album ‘The Beautiful & Damned’

Katrina Wiebenson, Staff Writer

February 8, 2018


Filed under Reviews

F. Scott Fitzgerald’s 1922 novel, "The Beautiful & Damned," explores the corrupt high-class society of 1920s New York, displaying people as shallow, pleasure-seeking, and intoxicated with greed. G-Eazy’s new album, “The Beautiful & Damned,” portrays just that. In this new album, Gerald...

Depressed students battle internal enemies

Depressed students battle internal enemies

Jackson Monge and Jordan Hanlon

February 20, 2016


Filed under Features, Top News

by Jordan Hanlon Many stereotypes have been associated with teenage depression, including that depression isn’t even a real illness. Depression is a serious and prevalent problem. According to Suicide Awareness Voices of Education, seven in 100,000 teenagers ages 15 to 19 commit suicide each year and the number is rising....

The struggle of staying involved while injured

The struggle of staying involved while injured

Bijan Khalili, ScotCenter Sports/Columnist

September 30, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Sports, Sports Talk

Going to see three different specialists, fracturing three bones, and the worst part, waiting. As the team continues with their season, all you can do is wait. Wait to get healthy and in shape to play again. Sports injuries, to put it blatantly, suck. No matter how much you would like to...

Students struggle with excessive amounts of homework

Students struggle with excessive amounts of homework

Mia Hogan, Staff Writer

January 20, 2015


Filed under News

With higher demands and standards for  academic achievement, students face a 10 hour school day, longer than most adults with a paid working job. Although the school day only lasts on average seven hours, students are piled with take home school, also known as homework. A Stanford researcher discovered...

Scots struggle in the “toughest game of the year”

Scots struggle in the “toughest game of the year”

Sarah Boro, Highlander Editor

November 17, 2013


Filed under Multimedia

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Freshman volleyball play hard, but struggle

Freshman volleyball play hard, but struggle

Sarah Boro, Highlander Editor

November 2, 2013


Filed under Multimedia

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