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The recent national uprising against police violence has reignited campaigns to remove officers from schools, with organizers saying School Resource officers harm students of color and don’t maintain general student safety.
Community reflects on police presence in schools
Ulaa Kuziez 13 minutes ago

Student and community organizers are calling on schools across the country to cut their ties with police departments. While campaigns to remove armed officers from school campuses have been ongoing for years, the recent national uprising against police violence sparked by the murders of Breonna Taylor...

The emphasis on the Black Lives Matter movement has become stronger than ever and will continue to grow.
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June 11, 2020
Bonnett and his companion attend a wedding while serving in India.
Moving with a Mission
Quinn Berry, Staff Writer • June 9, 2020

While the average 19-year-old is off studying at college or beginning a new job, some choose to put these plans on pause to serve a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (LDS), many alumni included. Beginning at the age of 18, boys can opt to serve the LDS church for a two year...

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Bri Davis, Staff Writer
June 11, 2020

Moving further into 2020, the death of George Floyd caused by police officers has awakened the Black Lives Matter movement. For the past two weeks, protests have been spreading...

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A senior year cut short: seniors reflect on activities getting canceled

Courtesy of Dennis McMorrow

Senior and theatre department officer Dennis McMorrow acts in last fall’s production of “Boeing Boeing.” This spring’s one-act plays were canceled due to school closures. “I think most of the people involved in the show, including the directors, were pretty sure that the show wasn’t going to be put on once they called off classes. They had been planning their one-acts for months now, and now they don’t have the chance to see their hard work pay off,” McMorrow said. “[The school cancellation] has harmed my senior year, but I would rather everyone close to me stay safe during this time, so while I don’t like that things are being canceled, I understand that it is necessary.”

QUIZ: Which places in the school correspond with these haikus?

QUIZ: Which places in the school correspond with these haikus?

April 8, 2020

Two truths and a lie: Teacher edition

Two truths and a lie: Teacher edition

March 27, 2020

Why do we still need Black History Month?

Why do we still need Black History Month?

March 3, 2020

Open a door for a walk into the past

Open a door for a walk into the past

March 2, 2020

Senior boys compete for the 2020 Mr. Longhorn crown

Senior boys compete for the 2020 Mr. Longhorn crown

February 28, 2020

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Black Lives Matter statement

Black Lives Matter statement

2020 vision: seniors look to high school memories

2020 vision: seniors look to high school memories

Changing our mindset towards Special Olympics

Changing our mindset towards Special Olympics

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