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Talkin’ ‘Bout Words

Talkin’ ‘Bout Words

Julia Wunning-Zimmer, copy editor

February 11, 2016


Filed under Opinions

“You’re being so retarded,” I hear a girl mindlessly criticize her friend. I hear a boy in my Honors Biology class remark, “You look like a hobo.” Infuriated with her latest assignment, I hear a sophomore carelessly say, “Mr. Smith is so gay for giving us this work.” On a daily basis, I he...

Senior profile: Luke Vatterott

Senior profile: Luke Vatterott

Julia Wunning-Zimmer, opinions writer

May 4, 2015


Filed under Senior Profiles

Throughout his time at KHS, Luke Vatterott has grown to be comical, caring and a confidante to others. He loves to swim, to learn and to socialize. He enjoys biking, playing basketball and lifting barbells. Luke also has cerebral palsy. “The way that KHS has embraced Luke has been wonderful,”...

Don’t be ashamed. Period.

Don’t be ashamed. Period.

Julia Wunning-Zimmer, opinions writer

February 20, 2015


Filed under Columns

No, Aunt Flow hasn’t come to visit. Neither has cousin Red. It’s not Shark Week, and the crimson wave has not rolled in. I’m just on my period. Obviously, the timing of a girl’s menstrual cycle is almost unknown amongst high schoolers. This monthly occurrence is hidden like a dirty secret by 97 percent of...

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