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Marginalized Groups in America

Marginalized Groups in America

Kianna Koeppen, LETH Editor

June 7, 2018


Filed under Health and Lifestyle, Top Stories

Odds that the person reading this is marginalized in some way is higher than one would think.   Don’t believe me? Then answer these questions: do you identify as a cisgender primarily masculine male? Are you heterosexual? Are you Christian or another religion that is Protestant and Catholic?...

Breaking the Barriers

Breaking the Barriers

Emma Chiu, Taila Lee, Chloe Postlewaite

May 20, 2018


Filed under Health and Lifestyle, Top Stories

If you type “mentally ill” into your Google search bar, suggestions that appear include “mentally ill in prison,” “mentally ill homeless,” and “mentally ill school shooters.”

Are Schools Putting Enough Focus on Student’s Mental Health?

Are Schools Putting Enough Focus on Student’s Mental Health?

Leila Taherian, Staff Writer

May 1, 2018


Filed under Campus, Health and Lifestyle, Student Life, Top Stories, Woodside

In light of recent mass shootings, school mental wellness professionals worry that schools are not adequately supporting students’ mental health. While Woodside High School counselors acknowledge that they are providing enough support to Wildcats, they worry that this is not the norm. “Ment...

Issues with Promposals

Issues with Promposals

Kianna Koeppen, LETH Editor

April 7, 2018


Filed under Campus, Health and Lifestyle, Top Stories

Promposals have received much more attention lately for the issues they present towards females. Promposals are a method of asking someone to prom in a public. They are often flashy and usually involve posters and balloons that make it obvious to onlookers as to what is going on, attracting attent...

The Wax Pen Epidemic

The Wax Pen Epidemic

Isabella Williams, Online Editor

April 2, 2018


Filed under Campus, Health and Lifestyle, Top Stories

With weed's accessibility to teens and recent legalization, its technology of consumption has advanced. Sweeping high schools across the country, marijuana THC wax pens are a new way to get high discreetly and on-the-go. Over the last few years, wax pens for drug use have become strikingly popular a...

Snapchat vs. Rihanna

Snapchat vs. Rihanna

Taila Lee, Copy Editor

April 2, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Health and Lifestyle, Top Stories

Snapchat lost $800 million after pop star Rihanna called out the app for approving an advertisement that desensitized domestic violence. The app featured a “Would You Rather?” style game on March 12, where one of the choices was between “slapping Rihanna” or “punching Chris Brown.” ...

OPINION: Passed Over Passover

OPINION: Passed Over Passover

Aaron Raubvogel, Co-Editor-in-Chief

April 1, 2018


Filed under Health and Lifestyle, Opinion, Top Stories

This coming Monday, on April 2nd, I will be travelling to Toronto, Canada to visit my family, like I do every year. At least that is what I tell my teachers as they grumble about me missing school so close to Spring Break. Except what I tell my teachers is not the full story. Although I actually do ...

Self-Driving and Self-Crashing

Self-Driving and Self-Crashing

Emma Chiu, Local News Editor

March 27, 2018


Filed under Health and Lifestyle, Local News, Top Stories

Following the crash between an autonomous car and a pedestrian on March 18, California’s lawmakers are reconsidering relevant legislation, and the debate over the use of self-driving cars continues to grow.

Facebook Privacy Breach – Are Students Affected?

Facebook Privacy Breach – Are Students Affected?

Christian Touhey, Politics Editor

March 19, 2018


Filed under Health and Lifestyle, Top Stories

Facebook is under fire after a political consulting firm, that was later linked to the Trump campaign, obtained access to tens of millions of user profiles from a partnership with the company. In response to this revelation, the Facebook stock price took a sharp plunge. In the past 24 hours, the pu...

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