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Opinion: Schools should institute universal mental health screenings

Opinion: Schools should institute universal mental health screenings

In sixth grade, every student in Broward County receives vision, hearing, BMI, and scoliosis screenings. These coincide with screenings in every academic subject area to gauge the ability to read, interpret information and do mathematical operations. There is one field, though, that is entirely neglected […]

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Opinion: Twitter is creating less informed citizens

Opinion: Twitter is creating less informed citizens

Twitter is a social media site that took the world by storm. The premise was simple: 140-character messages sent out for anyone to read and respond. It distilled social media down to its barest bones. It was quick and to the point. Twitter did not […]

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graphic by Leah Ronkin

Transgender and non-binary students struggle with misgendering

In the English language, pronouns are used to refer to a person based on their gender. Generally, women are addressed with “she” and “her” pronouns, while men are addressed with “he” and “him” pronouns. For many, this is where knowledge of pronouns begins and ends: […]

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Spoken Word Club hosts fundraiser open mic night

Spoken Word Club hosts fundraiser open mic night

The Spoken Word Club had their first open mic night on Dec. 6 from 6-8 p.m. in the media center for $5, to raise money for their club. Anyone was able to sign up to perform poetry, sing, do stand up comedy or any original […]

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