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How to be Environmentally Conscious this Spring

April 6, 2017

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We all call ourselves environmentally smart, but with all the recent events regarding our Earth’s well-being and Earth day coming up quickly, here are some easy tips you can follow to help make a healthier planet. ...

Breakfast for the Morning Rush

April 4, 2017

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It is 6:30 a.m. in the morning on Monday; you hit snooze a few too many times and now you are running late for school. The bus arrives in five minutes and you are still packing your bag, so you do what most students would, yo...

What Defines a Good Grade? The Stigma Against B’s and C’s

April 3, 2017

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Students almost everywhere in the world suffer from the pressure of balancing school and life. Some choose to focus more on academics, while others focus on extracurriculars. Others manage to find a perfect blend of both. G...

Athlete of the Week: Kristi Kirchoff

March 31, 2017

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Beginning at the age of five, senior Kristi Kirchoff has been swimming in a summer league every year for North Cape Arthur Pool. When she turned six years old, she joined the Severna Park YMCA swim club, and now she curre...

How Well Do You Know Yourself?

March 29, 2017

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This time of year can be stressful, with spring sports starting and AP tests coming up and college acceptance or rejection letters coming out so soon. To cut back on the anxiety here are a few quizzes to help take your mind...

Falcons from Far and Wide

March 21, 2017

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SOFIA URRUTIA -- Both my parents are from Panama, they first came to the U.S. in the summer of 1995 for residency training (they are physicians), with the idea that they would return. During that time, my brother and I were born. We then moved back to Pan...

Perks of Pets

March 21, 2017

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From big, fluffy dogs to small, scaly snakes, pets become part of the family. They can be companions for the elderly, playmates for children and entertainment for everyone. Whether people get a pet for comfort or to stay b...

CAT-South Cosmetology: Olivia Carhart

March 15, 2017

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The Center of Applied Technology, more commonly known as CAT-South, is a trade school located in Edgewater that offers a variety of programs. Ranging anywhere from engineering, dentistry, to cosmetology, CAT-South offers a va...

The Return of Horror Anthology

March 7, 2017

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Older readers or horror buffs will recognize that horror-themed anthology shows used to be plentiful. From “Tales From the Crypt” to “Tales From the Darkside,” 30 minute episodes containing the bizarre and the ter...

Problems in a Mug

March 7, 2017

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Coffee has become the alternative to sleep, with teens beginning to turn to in order to jumpstart their hectic days- but what does this increasing amount of coffee consumption really mean for teenagers who lack proper sleep? A...

New, but Improved?

March 4, 2017

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  The new school is a blessing, to say the least. Millions upon millions of dollars spent on new technology, improved and updated spaces, a state-of-the-art design and a larger floor plan than before, all done to ensure...

What it’s like living with a Disability

February 22, 2017

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According to the 2010 census results, around 19 percent of the U.S. population has a disability. Given that, it's not surprising that many students also have disabilities here at Severna Park High School. However, that doesn't a...

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