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Places to study during finals week

Places to study during finals week

Sophie Chappell, web editor

December 19, 2019

It’s the most stressful time of year, again. I understand how unappealing that AP Psych packet looks when it’s sitting on your desk, but what about if it was next to a pot of tea and scones at a coffee shop? Sometimes, where you study is just as important as how motivated you are to do the work. He...

Here are the Quizlets for all of your finals

Here are the Quizlets for all of your finals

Charlotte Heinrich, editor-in-chief

December 8, 2019

It’s that time of year, they say. Yeah, yeah we get it. I’m not talking about your Christmas music or your letter to Santa (even though you’re 16). I’m talking come-to-school-at-the-crack-of-dawn to review what you never grasped in Unit 1. I’m talking emailing your teachers for any possibl...

Photo Gallery: Dierbergs study session

Photo Gallery: Dierbergs study session

Marnie Vahl, photographer

September 16, 2019

Check out this photo gallery to see a study session at Dierbergs.

Secrets for Schooling Exams

Secrets for Schooling Exams

Charlotte Heinrich, features writer

May 15, 2018

As the sun lingers in the sky for a few minutes longer each day, our daydreams of summer no longer seem unrealistic. Ignoring the nag of our alarms and turning our history notes into doodles would be too easy. It’s almost as if our math problems are asking to be neglected. Yet as our focus diminishes, the looming fa...

What could you do to improve your third quarter?

What could you do to improve your third quarter?

Bridget Snider, features writer

January 27, 2017

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AP test preparations

AP test preparations

Abby Geisz and Kate Hennessey

May 2, 2016

    art by Ava Hughes 1. Avoid last-minute cramming A study by Indiana University of Pennsylvania found 99 percent of their students admitted to cramming before a test or assignment. However, a study by Nate Kornell, a student completing a postdoctoral fellowship at the University ...

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