High School: A Whole New Jungle, by ​Eve Brown-Ryder

High School: A Whole New Jungle By: Eve Brown-Ryder “High school is like going into a gas station bathroom, you don’t know what you’ll find,” said Rebecca Vitali, a freshman here at Memorial.   But what do other freshmen here have to say about coming to this new environment? Students were asked what their favorite…

The Weight of Standardized Tests – by Olivia Fink

It’s that time of year, folks— one of giving, music, good cheer and fun, but also a time of stress, inner turmoil, and tumultuous college applications flying left and right. Seniors across the nation anxiously sit at their computers, advertising themselves to their top colleges through essays, academics, and lists of activities. One significant factor…