Category: Advice

It Is Important to Belong

Ava Larue- Alumnus As a high school freshman, I had admired the school’s musical productions. Always too self-conscious to audition, I watched from the audience in awe. Everything about it was captivating: the lights, live music, dancing, the sets and the raw energy and risk of doing it […]

How to Pay for College in GV

By: Karina Zakarian As a senior, it has been both exciting and arduous going through the college process, from filling out numerous applications to visiting campuses, auditioning for scholarships, and trying to determine the college or university that most closely reflects personal values and feels like a “second […]

Why do we love hackers?

By: Shasi Vadlamudi Ever since computers came out, hackers have been there: doing what they want on the internet with essentially no limits. Hackers have gained access to many websites and organizations such as NASA and the even the Pentagon! A hacker generally has intense programming skills and […]

Why do we love hackers?

By: Shasi Vadlamudi Ever since computers came out, hackers have been there: doing what they want on the internet with essentially no limits. Hackers have gained access to many websites and organizations such as NASA and the even the Pentagon! A hacker generally has intense programming skills and […]

The Effects of Secrets

by Ananya Gupta Research has shown that secrets can have detrimental effects, physically. Keeping a secret can be draining, as you need to commandeer your emotional and cognitive systems. Your brain begins to think about all the worst-case-scenarios, promoting a more extreme “fight or flight” response, due to […]

Cyberbullying

By: Rose DiPaolo Since the internet was was invented on January 1st, 1983, users have found ways to belittle others online. Adults, both online and off, have attempted to raise awareness against bullying online, typically referred to as ‘cyberbullying’. But is cyberbullying still as big of a problem […]