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How to document your teenage life

How to document your teenage life

Charlotte Heinrich, features writer

January 30, 2018

Physics classes and trips to Pioneer Perks slowly seem to blend together. Before you know it, the awkward freshman version of yourself will be four years taller and smarter. You don’t want to forget the inside jokes and projects that kept you up all night. Here are five easy ways to document your high...

(Ack!)ne

(Ack!)ne

Will Drury, opinions writer

October 26, 2015

For many people it brings to mind images of teens covered in a labyrinth of red zits, pimples oozing white pus and adults left with scars from their adolescent battle with acne. It is a condition that affects millions of people around the world every day, so why do we feel self-conscious when it comes...

Mental disorders increase in teens

Mental disorders increase in teens

Emily Mitchell, news writer

February 11, 2015

We all feel a little crazy sometimes: freaking out for the chemistry test you forgot about until the night before, feeling more emotionally attached to your favorite TV show character than your best friend, talking to the computer screen. But for some people, it’s more than that. According to youngminds.org.uk, one in...

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