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Gentrified

By Colin Stevens and Sam Linder

December 13, 2017

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The gentrification of Portland is nothing new to the press and the effects are endless. I mean have you even tried walking down Division lately? Having to cross the street every two blocks due to construction and people waiting in hour-plus lines sure makes it hard to get anywhere. Gentrification in Portland has very ...

4.0 GPA: The Unhealthy Obsession

4.0 GPA: The Unhealthy Obsession

By Lily Beeson-Norwitz, Reporter

December 13, 2017

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Ever since the start of junior year, my friends and I have been in constant fear to check Synergy. For some...

STEM: Should We Emphasize Math?

By Sam Linder, Reporter

December 12, 2017

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As my ideas of a future job evolved, my parents’ reactions were very interesting to note. When I wanted to be a mathematician? Perfect. An engineer? Even better. A physicist? No questions were asked. But when I suggested my current inclination towards psychology, my dad suggested that I investigate the world of mathematical psych...

The Ripple Effect of Robot Citizenship

The Ripple Effect of Robot Citizenship

By Sam Linder, Reporter

December 12, 2017

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Brace yourselves because our weird and wonderful world has thrown us yet another curveball. For the ...

Grab and Go: Off the Waffle

By Brooklyn Pierce and Ariel Harmon

December 6, 2017

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The Americanized waffle holds nothing in comparison to the Liège waffle. These dense, sweet pastries originated as a street food in the Wallonia region of Belgium, where they never required a gallon of syrup. The dough of the Liège is similar to that of a brioche, aside from one major difference: pearl sugar. The baker incorpor...

Modern Feminism: Manterrupting

Modern Feminism: Manterrupting

December 5, 2017

We all deserve to be heard, regardless of our race, religion, or gender.  If I start to speak, I deserv...

Modern Feminism: Halloween is Not as Simple as it Looks

Modern Feminism: Halloween is Not as Simple as it Looks

December 5, 2017

Halloween is a holiday people all over the nation enjoy, whether it be for the candy, or costumes. But...

Modern Feminism: Sex Sells, Right?

Modern Feminism: Sex Sells, Right?

December 5, 2017

Living in the material world like we do, possession of objects is essential. So my question--why don’t wom...

All that Remains: The Aftermath of the Eagle Creek Fire

All that Remains: The Aftermath of the Eagle Creek Fire

December 5, 2017

Although people caused the Eagle Creek Fire, forest fires can heal themselves and bring more good to the ecos...

No, You Can’t Separate the Art from the Artist

No, You Can’t Separate the Art from the Artist

By Mirabella Miller, Reporter

November 30, 2017

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Over the summer when I was in Michigan visiting family, I had a conversation with my cousin who works in the...

College Applications: Don’t Stress Please

College Applications: Don’t Stress Please

By Sam Linder, Reporter

October 23, 2017

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  Of all the academic shadows that loom over a high school student’s head, there aren’t many darke...

Climate Change: A Not So Silent Disaster

Climate Change: A Not So Silent Disaster

By Sam Linder, Reporter

September 22, 2017

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    Over the past two months, never has the weather in Portland been as… interesting...

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