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Science forum turned lottery elicits confusion among students

Science forum turned lottery elicits confusion among students

Becky Hoving, News Editor

November 20, 2015

On Nov. 9, 2015, roughly 50 of Staples’ brightest juniors and seniors opened up their emails to discover a mysterious invitation from the Department Head of Science, AJ Scheetz, titled “Exciting Opportunity.” For the second year in a row, two of Staples’ students will be travelling half a world aw...

Sports diets yield mixed reactions among athletes

Sports diets yield mixed reactions among athletes

Greta Bjornson, News Editor

April 2, 2015

A common misconception people have of athletes is that they don't have to worry themselves with watching what they eat: their constant exercise alleviates any stress, many assume. However, some Staples students face weight classes and limits in their chosen sports, making the number on the scale especially...

Finding solace in silence

Finding solace in silence

Emma Berry, Opinions Editor

January 13, 2015

It doesn't matter how much you've been through with your closest clique, how much you tell each other, or how long you've known each other, when it comes to the college process it is every man for himself. This is especially true when you're put in the unbearably uncomfortable position of applying...

Reflections resounds once more

Reflections resounds once more

Alice Hickson, Staff Writer

December 23, 2014

In the coming weeks, students from all over the country will be sending off their submissions to the National PTA Reflections competition, a long standing cornerstone arts program developed in 1969 by Colorado’s PTA President Mary Lou Anderson. It is a nationwide program which provides students a chance to express and explore their creative talents. There are six categories including: dance choreography, film production, literature, music composition, p...

TAG enters Celebrate My Drive competition

TAG enters Celebrate My Drive competition

Jackie Sussman, Assistant Business Manager

October 17, 2014

The Staples Teen Awareness Group (TAG) has entered the Celebrate My Drive Competition sponsored by State Farm, active October 15-24, to raise awareness for the dangers of texting and driving. Prizes include the possibility to win 1 of 90 $25,000 grants, 1 of 10 $100,000 grants, and 1 of 2 concerts with The Band ...

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