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Freshmen firsts

Freshmen firsts

February 4, 2019

Homecoming hangup

Homecoming hangup

October 11, 2018

#NationalStressAwarenessDay

Madi Klein, staff writer

November 4, 2015

Filed under News, Perspectives

With the help of social media, the sweeping stress epidemic has never been more prevalent. #NationalStressAwarenessDay, which is now trending on twitter, is full of people discussing multiple aspects of stress; a topic that ...

Black Friday’s dark reality

jenny steinberg, staff writer

December 15, 2014

Filed under LZ Life

Legally, high school students under the age of 18 are permitted to only work 20 hours a week; however, when the annual Black Friday sales roll around, those rules may not always apply. For senior Mark Gewargis, who works at Best B...

Drowning in student debt

hannah bostrom, staff writer

December 15, 2014

Filed under LZ Life

+Dreams can be expensive, but for some, the cost of pursuing a dream can be an economic nightmare. "My absolute dream school was Boston University," Sara Pardej, 2014 graduate, said. "I found out a couple of weeks after I sent m...

Consumerism has taken over Christmas

michael gallagher, staff writer

December 15, 2014

Filed under Perspectives

Let’s put a big X through Xmas this season. Xmas should be done away with, and Christmas should be the focus of celebrations this time of year. A dramatic shift in how we view this incredibly important religious holiday needs to b...

Teen’s outlook on depression

amanda pflaumer, staff writer

December 14, 2014

Filed under LZ Life

For people with clinical depression, their normal functioning is undermined to such an extent that both they and those who care about them are affected by it. With depression affecting someone's normal functioning, it make...

Coping: a look into how teenagers cope using music

michael gallagher, entertainment writer

December 17, 2013

Filed under Entertainment

During times of feeling misunderstood, students turn to music as a way to escape the troubles of the world, to forget the bad, to become aware of what is important, and to give them strength for a better tomorrow. "For some ...

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