Diversity is sexy. The idea of including historically oppressed groups in everything from clothing ads to classrooms is quickly becoming everyone’s first priority. Currently, it’s become very popular for companies, organizations, and even schools to push this concept of multicultural workplaces in order to establish what would be considered a favorable professional environment. White Americans … Continue reading What it’s Like to Be a Student of Color at Wilson High
In a town as green as Portland, you don’t need to leave city limits to enjoy the great outdoors. Home to many gems of the Pacific Northwest, our assortment of flower-filled parks and sprawls of urban wilderness are often top attractions that draw visitors from all over the world, offering a sweet breath of fresh … Continue reading Top Gardens To Visit This Spring
Breakups are painful; everybody knows that. In order to move on, there is one important truth you need to recognize: some things can’t and shouldn’t be fixed. It ended for a reason, and although you’re upset right now, deep down you probably know what that reason is. It’s called a breakup because it’s broken. You … Continue reading Getting over your Ex
Netflix has been this generations Blockbuster movie store. The only difference is that it’s now on the wonderful, but sometimes terrifying world of the internet. With over 4000 titles, from “The Princess Diaries” to “Star Wars,” Netflix has it all and more. Among those 4000 titles, are over 700 Netflix Original shows and movies. But … Continue reading Are these popular Netflix Originals worth your time?
(student names have been changed for anonymity) When we talk about drug use in high school, we traditionally think of alcohol and other substances used to kick back, relax, and socialize. What regularly sits overlooked are the drugs that aren’t meant for tuning out, but for tuning in. These ever-present drugs in schools are overlooked … Continue reading Adderall: The Secret to Success, But At What Cost?