Review of Band/Orchestra Concert

By Michael Pugmire. The Band/Orchestra Concert was on May 1st and it was great. There was energy, passion, and precision in every song. "The Pink Panther," "Eleanor Rigby," "Sesame Street Theme", "Salute to Glenn Miller", and "Blue Bossa" were jazzy, upbeat and fun. The slower songs like "Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing," "Only Hope," "Gospel Inflections," …

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The War on Boys

By McKay Osborne. The gap between boys and girls in education and academic achievement is a very real issue--just not in the way that we have been told. For years, several associations like the American Association of University Women (AAUW) have claimed that schools are shortchanging girls and putting them at a disadvantage (Sommers). Upon learning this, many people, including myself, …

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