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College planning through high school

Valerie Burgess and Ethan Thai
December 16, 2016
Filed under Double Truck

Throughout high school, the looming pressure to prepare for college is ever present. Classes, grades, class rank, and standardized testing scores are all factors which comprise the college application process. Beginning freshman year, the stress associated with high school to create the optimal portfoli...

Sleep deprivation and stress on the rise in education

Sarah Campbell and Sam Nabaty
December 16, 2016
Filed under Double Truck

Intelligence, opportunities, knowledge: all byproducts of getting an education. However, these things often come with a cost of stress, anxiety and sleep deprivation. Whether it be to get accepted into a specific college or pressure from parents, several students are struggling in an attempt to balan...

College creates anxiety for seniors

College creates anxiety for seniors

Abbie Murray, Staff Reporter
September 4, 2015
Filed under Opinions

Another school year begins and with it another wave of seniors must decide what their future may hold: whether it be picking the right college, getting a job, going to a trade school, or a combination of the above. Either way the process is exceedingly stressful. Most teachers and staff members hope...

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