4 Awesome Tips for Beginner Runners
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4 Awesome Tips for Beginner Runners

You’ve just had an insanely stressful week with more tests than you can count on one hand, and all you want to do is relax…

3 Big Problems New Clubs Have (and How to Solve Them)
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3 Big Problems New Clubs Have (and How to Solve Them)

When an entering freshman class first begins high school, many administrators will boast about how easy it is for one to pursue their interests through…

Point and Shoot: A Guide to Amateur Photography for Amateurs (By An Amateur)
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Point and Shoot: A Guide to Amateur Photography for Amateurs (By An Amateur)

Hey there. You probably clicked on this link for one of a few reasons. Maybe you’re a regular reader. Maybe you’re curious about photography. Maybe…

5 Awesome Activities for Budding High School Scientists
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5 Awesome Activities for Budding High School Scientists

Along with grades, extracurricular activities are extremely important. Not only do they add another dimension to university applications, but also they shape our interests, help…

How to Break into Writing in High School
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How to Break into Writing in High School

Before there was sex, before there was the city, there was just a girl with a dream. Candace Bushnell, a columnist for the New York Observer….

How Being Part of the Yearbook Staff Has Changed My Outlook on High School
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How Being Part of the Yearbook Staff Has Changed My Outlook on High School

I’m not a big fan of underclassmen. Maybe the years have embittered me to the naivety of youth. Maybe I’ve just got eclectic quirks. However,…

3 Ways to Get Medical Experience Before College
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3 Ways to Get Medical Experience Before College

The medical field is one of the fastest growing fields in America, predicted to create over five million more jobs by 2020, which is why…

How to Learn More on Your Own Time
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How to Learn More on Your Own Time

We are all aware about the importance of studying and attaining good grades. Our minds, littered with song lyrics and study tips, all guide us…

Op-Ed: What Happens in a Club Should Stay in a Club
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Op-Ed: What Happens in a Club Should Stay in a Club

You have the top position in some club or organization—let’s say your high school yearbook. You’ve been on the staff since 9th grade, climbed your…

How I Found Enrichment Through Film Criticism
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How I Found Enrichment Through Film Criticism

About a year ago, I met a movie critic from the local news station. The first time we talked, he asked me my opinion on…

How to Cure Writer’s Block by Taking Risks
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How to Cure Writer’s Block by Taking Risks

Whenever I want to cure my writer’s block, I refer back to one of my favorite Humans of New York interviews by Brandon Stanton. “If…

7 Things I Learned From Founding a News Publication
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7 Things I Learned From Founding a News Publication

At the end of my sophomore year, a friend and I decided that we would found a school newspaper. Our small high school hadn’t had…

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