The Kirkwood Call

Suicide awareness week: white board day 10/24/17

Suicide awareness week: white board day 10/24/17

Mary Frizzell, photographer

October 26, 2017

Suicide Awareness Week hosted a precursor to the full week which takes place annually in April on Tuesday, Oct. 24. White boards were put out on tables at the Essex and Dougherty Ferry parking lots for students to complete the prompt “I fight for…” and “I stand for…” Students wrote a rang...

A new lease on learning

A new lease on learning

Holden Foreman, web editor

April 13, 2017

Erving Goffman, Canadian-American sociologist and writer, determined three targets of stigma: overt or external deformities, known deviations in personal traits and “tribal” affiliations. Yet, according to 53 percent of students (110/206), prescription medication usage is also stigmatized in American...

Kirkwood High School student newspaper
Amber Kapral