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Colleges Don’t “Like” Students’ Facebooks

Alison Sprong

December 1, 2011

As high school seniors, you’ve heard it. “You know, colleges look at your Facebook.” The typical student’s response: “No they don’t! That’s illegal!” So what’s the truth? A recent survey conducted by Kaplan...

What Would You Do For a Good Score?

Colleen Carr, Editor

December 1, 2011

Some memorize the dictionary, others hire a tutor, and still more just “wing it.” These are just a few techniques students use to study for the SAT’s. But how far is a student willing to go to get that 2400? Sam Eshaghoff,...

A New Way to Express Yourself

Amelia Weiss

December 1, 2011

Did you ever read a newspaper article or even something for your English class, and have a strong opinion on it that you wanted to share? And did it bother you that only a few people in that class or a few peers would actually...

Band Behind the Scenes

Erin Smythe, Editor

November 30, 2011

“VHS HOO-RAH!” chant the fans at the football games when the drumline plays the cadence. The VHS fans get a kick out of the fun drum beat, but do they even know what a cadence is? Let alone, what the band does with the cadence? This...

The Dangers of Teen Drinking

Cara McGinley

November 30, 2011

A walk through the VHS halls on a typical weekday you will almost certainly be greeted by the sight of students holding cups emblazoned with the familiar logos, Dunkin’ Donuts, Green Mountain and 7Eleven.  Dozens of students...

What Happened to Silly Bandz?

Isaac Rubins

November 30, 2011

On a world wide scale, 2010 featured many memorable events that shaped history. Devastating earthquakes struck Haiti, Chile, and China. An oil rig exploded off the coast of Louisiana causing the Gulf of Mexico to become polluted...

“True” Snapple Facts

Matthew McManus

November 22, 2011

It’s one of the first things you do once you open up a Snapple.  You check the fact under the cap and you find something such as “Polar bear fur is transparent, not white.” Well, can you believe this is indeed a fact, or...

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