STA needs to be willing to talk about mental illness

April 30, 2014

Chances are you know a girl at STA with a mental illness. One in five people is afflicted. That means in your math class, there are almost four people who live with it. That means in our entire student body there are over 120...

Marijuana has become too casual of a topic in U.S.

April 30, 2014

by Emily Wemhoff “Everyone is doing it.” “It’s a safe drug.” “It won’t do anything to me.”   Marijuana use has become a casual topic in the United States. With the legalization of the drug in two s...

Put SAT and ACT tests in perspective

April 23, 2014

  Standardized tests. We stress out about them. We take them multiple times in hopes of raising our scores. We buy prep books and attend tutoring sessions.   Why? Because like it or not, they are important.  As ...