The Explorer

Advice to freshmen: Letter to self

Ashley Hutchinson '19, Copy Editor

May 30, 2019

Dear Ashley, I’m the older version of you and have experienced everything that you have yet to find out about. It’s been a long four years since I was in your place and so many dramatic changes have occurred that have mol...

University vs. Trade school

Madison Loyd '21, Reporter

May 30, 2019

What’s the difference between a university, a trade school and community college? Sometimes college isn’t for everyone, some people don’t have the grades, the funds to attend college. There is also a set of people that simply...

Childhoods then vs. now

Trevo'n Brooks '19, Reporter

May 24, 2019

It seems these days kids are acting older and older. Rather than playing outside with other kids they’re snapping mirror selfies and partying like they’re 20.  Due to lax parenting styles and a lack of respect for elders to...

Living without pain

Sierra Mcintosh, Reporter

May 21, 2019

Throughout her entire life, Jo Cameron has never known what it is like to feel pain. Up until recently, it was unknown why she had this ability because being immune to pain is quite unusual in our society. However, scientists ...

Through the pages

Melanie Davis '19, Editor

May 10, 2019

At the start of my freshman year I never thought I would take my newspaper class seriously. I joined the class solely because my sister, a former editor, forced me to. If she would have never pushed me towards this class I would h...

Do you like school?

Jalen Hamilton '19, Reporter

May 6, 2019

Do I like school? The answer is no; but some students do enjoy school, in fact I think we all enjoy some aspects of school: our friends, the relationships we form, the memories we make. On the contrary, there are also aspects of schoo...

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