Packing up: the struggle to say goodbye

The boxes are packed, the furniture's loaded--the annual process of War College families moving in and out of the Carlisle area will soon be upon us.  But how does it feel to be the one staying behind and saying goodbye?

Emma Santillo, Staff Writer

March 11, 2020

As soldiers from the Army War College begin to get their orders, kids of the soldiers, commonly called military brats, are already preparing to deal with losing their friends and having to make new ones, while the kids of civilians prepare to say their goodbyes to their war college friends. Many mi...

Summer Brown

Senior Summer Brown

Hunter Nace, Staff Writer

February 28, 2020

"A tip from me for senior year: Don't stress about anything, because it will always work out in the end."

The busy blues: Winter expectations can lead to stressed-out students

This time of year, the to-list and calendar can feel overwhelming. It's important that students take the time to organize their activities and take care of themselves when the expectations get high.

Emma Santillo, Staff Writer

January 31, 2020

   After coming back from winter break, many students immediately feel stressed about the work that comes right after the break. With midterms, National History Day, science fair, new units in almost every class, course selection, and work, many students have no time for themselves and can only get...

Shopping madness: Teens experience working on Black Friday

The holiday season is often marked by the need to go shopping for presents, especially those that take advantage of Black Friday deals.  But what's it like to be an employee that day?

Sam Salomone, Staff Writer

December 3, 2019

Every year Black Friday has gotten more and more crazy. In 2018, an estimated 116 million people went out looking for deals. A tradition that used to take place solely on the day after Thanksgiving now begins Thanksgiving night in many stores, including Wal-Mart, Kohl’s, and Target.  Stampedes of e...

Students discuss safety after Shippensburg shooting

The Anthony G. Ceddia building at Shippensburg University. A shooting recently occurred just outside of the university's campus, prompting discussions regarding safety and student wellness.

Samantha Martin, Editor in Chief

October 26, 2019

With the commonality of school-related shootings, and especially with one occurring close to home, many students are on edge regarding their safety.  Reactions to a recent shooting outside of Shippensburg University have brought the ideas of safety and wellness to the forefront of student conscious...

Trend or End? Fall 2019

Trend or End? Fall 2019

Zsilas Hughes, Staff Writer

October 22, 2019

Check out our new feature, Trend or End? where we share our thoughts on what's popular in society right now and what is on its way out! ...

Christian Pabon

Christian Pabon

Hunter Nace, Staff Writer

May 3, 2019

"I love any kind of activity outdoors, especially fishing, because I love the adrenaline rush and the feeling of accomplishment after all the hard work."

Carmen Hershey

Carmen Hershey

Hunter Nace, Staff Writer

April 26, 2019

"I am in Musical Theatre and choir, and I love to sing."

Connor Fritz

Connor Fritz

Hunter Nace, Staff Writer

April 18, 2019

"I put the 'pro' in 'procastination.'"

Head of the Herd: Kaitlynn den Hoed

Kaitlynn den Hoed

Becca Winton, Website Editor-in-Chief

March 22, 2019

In this episode of Head of the Herd, Kaitlynn den Hoed shared her passion for animals and her future plans for after high school. den Hoed is excited to travel and become a zoologist.

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