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The Brain Issue: The apparent reality

The Brain Issue: The apparent reality

Lily Bartin, vok editor

November 10, 2019

This piece is entirely satirical. Some people believe nature shapes you and genetics alone determine who you are. Others claim nurture is a bigger factor and your environment shapes you. More than anything, the way you are raised forms your personality. The people who you’ve spent more time with t...

The Brain Issue: An unforgettable memory

The Brain Issue: An unforgettable memory

Maddie Meyers, editor in chief

November 4, 2019

Imagine waking up and remembering what happened on a random day 12 years ago – not just main events, but specific details.

6 ways to improve your brain

6 ways to improve your brain

Olivia Silvey, opinions writer

October 24, 2019

As high schoolers, keeping our brains healthy might be the last thing on our minds (no pun intended). Clubs, sports, friends and homework are first priority, so there’s not much time to worry about the squishy gray and white matter inside our skull. However, keeping your brain healthy is important...

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