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Global Climate Strike

Global Climate Strike

Chloe Robinson, Staff Writer

September 27, 2019

On Friday, Sept. 20, right before countries will gather at the United Nations for the Climate Action Summit on Sept. 23, millions of people walked out of school and work to participate at climate strikes across the world to raise awareness to the global climate crisis. Young individuals are organizing strikes in ...

Top scientists: climate change not that big of a deal anymore

Top scientists: climate change not that big of a deal anymore

Slater Dixon, Perspectives editor

August 29, 2019

Take note of this moment; scientists from organizations including NASA, the American Meteorological Society and the United Nations have made a startling announcement: climate change is officially not that big of a deal now.  What was once thought of as the greatest issue facing humanity is now recei...

Save the world. Thrift.

Save the world. Thrift.

Kat Steffen, Staff Writer

May 23, 2019

As I wandered the color-coordinated aisles at Savers, my hands explored each piece of clothing as my mother stood unimpressed behind me. I felt the need to examine every item by feeling its textures, by imagining the expressive possibilities of the specimen. I surveyed every nook and cranny of the th...

It is cool to care

It is cool to care

Caroline Sudbeck, Entertainment Editor

May 5, 2019

This past Earth Day, and the entire month of April, my feed was filled with an exceptionally high number of posts dedicated to protecting the environment- a trend not quite as popular a year or two ago. I was so excited to see that users were beginning to showcase their support against harming th...

It’s getting hot in here… so students are standing up

It’s getting hot in here… so students are standing up

Lauren Bickett, staff writer

March 21, 2019

On March 15, British students gathered to protest climate change in Parliament Square and proceeded to march their way to Trafalgar Square in London. Students held up signs that called for a  reform in order to bring forth the rising issue of climate change. The walkout movement was first inspired by S...

Oh, the climate is a-changin’

Oh, the climate is a-changin’

Timothy Stolp, Entertainment Editor

October 18, 2018

With the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel of Climate Change’s most recent report, we should all be slightly panicked: Time is not on our side. I know: I’m a Gen-Z, liberal hippie who predictably goes cuckoo every time he reads the headlines about global warming. Yet while all of this is arguably ...