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Stories From a Quaran-teen, Part Two

Michaela Boyd

April 16, 2020

We’re now in week 5 of social distancing and quarantine, and it’s honestly feeling like there is no light at the end of the tunnel. I have tried my absolute best to avoid going on social media and overreading the news report...

Stories from a Quaran-teen, Part One

Michaela Boyd

April 16, 2020

When I turned 16, I thought I had my life made. I was finally able to drive and I had so many new freedoms granted to me. I could, with the permission of my dad, go pretty much anywhere I wanted.  For the first couple of months, I drove abso...

Megadeth '92 Review

Megadeth ’92 Review

March 8, 2019

New year, new Nebraska

Kole Scheneman

March 1, 2019

After going 4-8 two years in a row, the Nebraska Football team has high hopes for 2019. Scott Frost’s first season as Nebraska’s head coach didn’t go as most people thought it would. An 0-6 start wasn’t exactly what mos...

Social Media Can Be a Toxic Mirror

Nicasia Thelen

February 28, 2019

Editor's note: This column originally ran in the Lincoln Journal Star on March 1, 2018, in the Teen Voices series.  Social media has become a toxic mirror. Instagram, Facebook and Snapchat deliver tools that all...

Failure: The Greatest Teacher

McKenna DeRiese

February 12, 2019

I can remember the first time I failed as if it just happened. Well a C+ in my seventh grade math class but, it was the closest thing to failing I had ever done in my life at that time. I was absolutely devastated. Students, l...

Top 5 Reasons Why Valentine’s Day Is Pointless

Kole Scheneman

February 7, 2019

Top 5 reasons why Valentine’s Day is pointless Lots of people consider people Valentine’s Day to be their least favorite holiday for various reasons. But what makes this holiday so special anyway? Why do some people hate ...

Exposing Your Dreams: What Your Dreams Mean

September 1, 2017

By Claire Neemann Falling What Experts Think-  Experts say that if you have experienced falling in any of your dreams you are afraid of failure or you made some bad decisions that will ultimately hurt you. What I Think- If yo...

Life Hacks

August 31, 2017

Compiled by Jada Johnson 1. Wrap your headphones in an empty tape dispenser, so they don’t get tangled together. 2. If you have sensitive ears, put vaseline on your earrings before you wear them. It should prevent pain. 3....

Get to Know Your Bro: A Man’s Best Friend

August 31, 2017

Compiled By Natalie Hillman Everyone that has a dog knows the excitement that comes with walking in the door and being greeted by a furry friend. Wagging tails and puppy kisses are the best after a long day of school or work. ...

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