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Trump should support presidential vote recount

Aleks Dinic, Reporter

December 18, 2016

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Dear Editor-in-chief: Presidential-elect Donald Trump should accept a recount and be a man of the people and a man of his word if he believes the election system in the United States is rigged. "This recount is just a way...

Longer lunch periods are beneficial to students’ health

Larisa Kaplan, Reporter

December 15, 2016

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Dear Editor-in-chief, Many schools including Emerson Junior-Senior High School do not allow enough time for their students to eat lunch. With long lunch lines, students who purchase school food only have 10-15 minutes to eat....

Listening to music while working in school will benefit creativity of students

Zack Schult, Reporter

December 12, 2016

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Dear Editor-in-chief, High school students should be able to listen to music with headphones while silently studying or completing classwork. Studies have shown that music can help students concentrate more by drowning backgr...

Standardized testing is unnecessary in schools

Isabella Cafe, Editor

December 2, 2016

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Dear Editor-in-chief, Throughout the course of a school year, all material and curriculum taught leads up to one, single, main event: state-issued standardized testing. Over the course of about one week, students of all ages spend...

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