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making sustainable choices

making sustainable choices
november 23, 2020

in discussions regarding plant-based meals, many think of bland vegetables: the gross, green, potent side dishes that everyone’s mom forced them to eat as a child. however, you’re not a child anymore....

an analysis of the 2020 presidential debates

an analysis of the 2020 presidential debates
october 30, 2020

september 30 - first presidential debate  i use the term debate loosely when referring to the sept. 30 presidential debate between president donald trump and former vice president joe biden, as i can’t...

#fyp: my attempt at tiktok fame

#fyp: my attempt at tiktok fame
may 5, 2020

as it turns out, tiktok stardom is not as simple as doing the “renegade” in a spray-tan-stained oversized t-shirt with bleach-fried hair wrapped in a velvet scrunchie. maybe it is the big secret or...

the privilege of staying home and staying safe

the privilege of staying home and staying safe
may 5, 2020

as of april 2, due to the covid-19 pandemic spreading across america, all michigan schools will be closed for the remainder of the school year unless social distancing restrictions are suspended before...

the issue with a “passing” grade

The issue with a
may 4, 2020

on april 13, rebecca fannon, the grosse pointe public school system’s community relations specialist, unveiled a new student-centered approach to grading that will take effect until the end of the school...

the stay-home battle that shouldn’t be happening

The stay-home battle that shouldn't be happening
may 4, 2020

since late february the news cycle has been dominated by one thing: covid-19. and for good reason, as we are in the midst of a global pandemic involving a deadly disease that has the ability to devastate...

the flaw in feminism

april 2, 2020

when controversial issues arise, it is common for two major perspectives to emerge alongside it: one advocating and one condemning the matter at hand. however, the trend of doing so often ignores the opportunity...

what’s the value of a grade?

the limitations of a letter value
november 20, 2018

when students think of grades, they think of the letters or the percentages associated with them, but what do they amount to besides a marking in the gradebook? because high school is a critical time for...

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