You’re Not Cool if You Juul—You’re Dead

Grace Desponett, IV Leader Staff

November 19, 2019

According to center4re- search.org, there have been 12 deaths and more than 800 cases of serious lung illness related to e-cigarettes in the month of Sept. 2019. A Juul is a device that heats up cartridges containing oil which creates a vapor into your lungs and ...

Atticus: The Lost Poet

Justice Petersen, IV Leader Columnist

October 10, 2019

  The Mysterious Masked Poet, Photo courtesy of Justice Petersen IV Leader Columnist Justice Petersen and her friend pose for a picture with Atticus while attending an event at Anderson’s Bo...

Destress and Get Productive

Ava Spolec, IV Leader Columnist

October 10, 2019

I have always struggled with deciding what is a good use of my time. Our lives feel endless to us, but there comes a point where we do end. To be granted the gifts of health, an environment that provides free schooling t...

Leave Stress Behind and Get Things Done

Hope Stunkel, IV Leader Columnist

October 10, 2019

For anyone attending college, some days can feel stressful and over- bearing. This can come from lack of sleep, homework, studying, keeping up with grades, work, and keeping up with the house. It is no easy task jugglin...

A Fall Reminder From the Trustee

Matthew Klein, Student Trustee

October 10, 2019

Hello everyone, I cannot believe that it is already October! I hope you’re doing well in your classes and I want to remind you that it is okay to ask for help. I was recently stuck on an accounting problem...

Stop Watching Shows You Hate

October 10, 2019

I am a former “Riverdale” fan. Well, “fan” isn’t really accurate. I started watching the show because it was popular, and I wanted to be involved in the pop culture buzz. However, my interest ...

‘Ghost in the Shell’ Proves Refreshing

Avery Scott, IV Leader Columnist

October 10, 2019

Although there are a lot of movies like it, “Ghost in the Shell” was a refreshing spin on a sci-fi action adventure. My first thought of the movie was “oh, man, this reminds me of ‘Blade Runner!’” It’s set...

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