Keep Your Head Up, You’re Almost Through This

Sydney Johnson, Editor in Chief

December 2, 2019

Around this time of the year, it seems like everything is conspiring against us to make us feel like garbage. There’s cold weather, snow and exam season coming right around the corner. I wouldn’t blame you if you’re feeling...

Student Government Results

Lillian Moskalewicz, IV Leader Staff

November 26, 2019

By Lillian Moskalewicz IV Leader Staff Elections were held earlier this semester for freshmen positions in Student Government Association. Grace Sparling edged out a close contest for freshman representative. Sparling won...

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 ...

Cultures Are Not Costumes

Cultures Are Not Costumes

October 31, 2019

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 ...

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