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Top five opinions stories of 2020

TKC Staff January 21, 2021

Call me by my name - Malcia Greene An ode to historical black colleges and universities - Kiden-Aloyse Smith #BlackAtMizzou – The Kirkwood Call - Caroline Steidley Political Issue: Survivor’s...

Well, the world isn’t 78% white, 3% Asian, 8% Black, 4% Hispanic, 3% International, 3% Bi-racial and 1% unknown either, but the University of Missouri is. 

An ode to historical black colleges and universities

Kiden-Aloyse Smith, copy editor March 29, 2020

*Disclaimer: TKC understands the potentially offensive use of the word choice in this article. After staff discussions and legal advice from the Student Press Law Center (SPLC), we decided to support the...

Lizz Terry, junior and Khalil Webb, freshman: dating for four months

www.unexpectedlove.com

Kiden-Aloyse Smith, copy editor February 21, 2020

  They lived only seven minutes away from each other. Both juniors; one at KHS, one at WGHS, both attended the Friendship Dance separately and a year later, they met on Tumblr.  Molly Sheridan,...

Self-care. The internet took it and ran with it to cover up many underlying issues surrounding mental health.

Simple tips to ‘Treat Yo Self’

Kiden-Aloyse Smith, copy editor December 9, 2019

Self-care. The internet took it and ran with it to cover up many underlying issues surrounding mental health. According to Vice in “The Young and the Uncared For,” the rise of self care and the “treat...

Cover of Frank Ocean's recent orignal single,

Frank Ocean releases “DHL”

Kiden-Aloyse Smith, copy editor October 21, 2019
Frank Ocean released original single after two years, "DHL."
Jonah Roy, senior, released his second album, “Carpe Diem” on October 17, 2019.

KHS Senior Jonah Roy releases album “Carpe Diem”

Kiden-Aloyse Smith , copy editor October 18, 2019
Jonah Roy, Senior released his second full album, "Carpe Diem" on October 17, 2019
Lana Del Rey's

Love, lust and drugs

Kiden-Aloyse Smith, copy editor October 17, 2019
Lana Del Rey's "Norman _______ Rockwell" Is much different from her past albums, from everything to sound and cover.
TKC plays Cupid Shuffle

TKC plays Cupid Shuffle

Catherine Butler, opinions writer February 14, 2019

Cupid Shuffle is a Valentine's Day themed card game, similar to Mixtape and Apples to Apples. One player, the judge, will select a card describing a scenario, and each of the other players will think of...

art by Bismah Syed

Coiled in beauty standards

Genevieve Francois and Kiden-Aloyse Smith January 17, 2019

We remember in preschool being told by other kids we were ugly because our lips were too big and brown and our hair was weird.  From then on we tried everything to make our hair look as “white” as...

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