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Class of 2015 senior wills

Class of 2015 senior wills

May 13, 2015

Kelsey Pepper: The Trough Problem to Sydney Lanyon Owen Miller: The wrestling room to Will Courtney Roxanna Wood: All the spoons in the cafeteria to Caroline Green and Jane Shelby Bragg... Read more »

Faculty share their memories of the class of 2015

Faculty share their memories of the class of 2015

May 12, 2015

Mrs. Amanda Hill: “JULIA SPINOLO telling me the first week of school that I’d better be ready because she got the English award in elementary school. She’s still a powerhouse.” Mr. Pa... Read more »

Let’s change ceremonies to afternoons!

Let’s change ceremonies to afternoons!

May 12, 2015

As the end of the year swiftly approaches, most students are looking forward to summer and the free time that comes along with it. However, a cloud hovers over the festivities in the shape of the honor... Read more »

More class time needed for sex ed

Taylor Owens, Editor-in-chief

April 28, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Sexual education tends to be a sensitive topic in the academic world. Middle school and high school are not only for academic growth. They are also intended to help teenagers grow into well-rounded and socially aware adults. There is debate about how much sexual education should be included in this process, and what topics should be emphasized within the sex ed curriculum. A lot of topics are touched upon in sexual education... Read more »

Is dress code the best road?

Is dress code the best road?

April 10, 2015

At St. George’s, nothing is quite so divisive as the dress code. It is a dangerous, capricious enemy, one that sets student against faculty and peer against peer. A realistic, mutually satisfactory solution... Read more »

Balancing act

Balancing act

April 9, 2015

Did you have trouble choosing which classes to take next year? You’re not alone. St. George’s currently requires students to have 24 and two-thirds credits in order to graduate, which would be an easy... Read more »

The Best Buddies Inclusion Revolution: it starts with you

The Best Buddies Inclusion Revolution: it starts with you

March 25, 2015

This year, I was put in charge of St. George's Best Buddies club and, to be honest, the organization has helped me more than I have helped it. Best Buddies is a non-profit organization dedicated to... Read more »

Why Heifer Ranch is worth your time

Why Heifer Ranch is worth your time

March 18, 2015

Every year, sophomores take a class trip to Heifer Ranch, one of the more well-known trips of the St. George’s experience. Although we were not particularly happy about this trip, it was an eye-opening... Read more »

Choosing the 901: A city like no other

Choosing the 901: A city like no other

February 19, 2015

Growing up in Memphis, I used to think everything here was normal and assumed Memphian qualities could be found in other cities as well. However, upon venturing outside of the 901, I have since realized... Read more »

Amendment 1 starts a conversation

Amendment 1 starts a conversation

February 19, 2015

Amendment 1 was passed on Nov 6 2014 with a 52.6% approval. The amendment has not changed women’s rights. It has opened the door to discuss certain aspects of abortion, such as regulating the sanitary... Read more »

Amendment 1 chips away at women’s rights

Amendment 1 chips away at women’s rights

February 19, 2015

On Nov. 6, 2014, voters in Tennessee passed a dangerous measure threatening women’s rights known as Amendment 1, which will give state officials more authority in regulating and restricting abortion. Amendment... Read more »

We should not fear those who are meant to protect

We should not fear those who are meant to protect

January 8, 2015

On Monday, Nov. 24, St. Louis prosecuting attorney Robert McCulloch announced that Darren Wilson would not be indicted and was free from any charges that could be filed against him in the shooting death... Read more »

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