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For our vets

story by Nicco Morello | photography by Jake Ratliff Veterans crowded main street early one morning for East’s fourth annual Veteran’s Day ceremony. 40 loca...
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Easy A

column by Regan Denham | art by Alexandra Fernholz There’s pressure to stand out, pressure to be unique in a system designed to make students bland and similar...
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A ‘Principle’ Journey

story by rebecca breland | photography by riley higgins With the beginning of a new school year comes new staff. Joining the East administrative staff for the ...
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Barricading the Negativity

column by Emily Sanden | art by Alexandra Fernholz On the first day of school, I noticed new devices installed next to every door. Some of my teachers explaine...
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Not Just Loafing Around

story by Amy Bohorfoush | photography fair use The children’s excitement mounted as they watched the gray school bus pull up in front of them, even though it w...
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Getting Trashed

story by Rebecca Holst | photography by cassandra mueller | art by alexandra fernholz Walking away from the register towards her seat, surrounded by the senior...
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We’re All Weirdos

East freshman Olivia Marshall creates her own advocacy program to spark student conversation on mental health. story by Emily Hormann | photography fair use...
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Can’t Tear Us Down

East Freshman Madison LeQuire is just one of several to experience the recent vandalism of Gender and Sexuality Alliance (GSA) posters at the East Freshman camp...
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Top 25 Speaks

story by Bea Amsalu | photography by Alexandra Fernholz Students in the Top 25 of their class were surveyed and expressed their thoughts on class rank and the ...
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Classroom Competition

story by Bea Amsalu | infographic by Rebecca Breland | photography by Alexandra Fernholz As East recognizes two valedictorians of the senior class for the fi...
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