For many students, senior year is relatively much easier than junior year; however, even with this easier schedule, a variety of students’ GPAs still tend to drop. Why could this be? Senioritis. This phenomena has become widely common throughout high school, as well as in college seniors. Aaron Mckay had some insight on this “disease.” He … More SLV Seniors feel effects of senior year
Often, during the holidays, people come together to cook. Cooking and learning from others is a way to get closer to people, especially family. People all over the world have different kinds of recipes that are shared with people that they care about, making their feast more special for everyone. This first recipe is called … More Bored of your holiday cookies? Try these!
EpiPen prices have been steadily going up for years now, with a recent price hike sending the price skyrocketing, which is causing a big problem for people with severe allergic reactions. The EpiPen is an emergency drug applicator containing epinephrine which is also known as adrenaline. The purpose of the EpiPen is to narrow blood … More EpiPen Price Spike
“What is the first word that comes to mind when you think of stress?” I asked Junior, Buddy Takemoto. Takemoto, with an unvarnished and even tone, replied, “Darrough.” Throughout SLVHS, Advanced Placement classes, or AP’s, such as Ms. Darrough’s AP English Language and Composition, are becoming benchmarks for academic success. However, the stress that often … More From a Junior crazy enough to take four APs to you: advice and optimism
Mason jar salads are a fun and easy way to keep your salads fresh by layering different ingredients. By layering the ingredients it keeps the dressing on the bottom so that the rest of the salad does not get soggy, so it keeps better. Not only are they delicious but you can make it your … More Quick and easy mason jar salads for on the go
Vietnamese Chicken Sandwich Any one of these delicious ingredients are sold at almost any supermarket. This sandwich is a simpler version of a Vietnamese Bahn Mi sandwich. However, you are not going to miss out on any of its delicious flavors. To be make this sandwich vegetarian or vegan, you can replace baked chicken with … More Delicious and healthy Vietnamese sandwich recipe
As the leaves on the trees start slowly taking on a reddish hue, the days get shorter and the weather gets colder, many people are drawn to the warmth of cozy coffee shops and the steamy drinks they serve. One iconic drink that reemerges in the fall is the Pumpkin Spice Latte. However, this year … More What is Really in Your Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte?
Halloween has always been one of the most beloved American holidays, but today we are faced with the realization that it is not what it once was. Instead of a fun family experience, it can now lead to potentially dangerous situations. To stay safe this Halloween without compromising the enjoyment, you must beware of tricks … More Stay safe this Halloween with these easy tips
As Halloween approaches, the unfortunate fact is that many people with allergies have every reason to be paranoid. Not all candy packaging is marked with ingredients, and this could pose a serious threat to people with severe food allergies. This year, try some alternative halloween treats, instead of candy, for trick-or-treaters who bring some common … More Alternative Halloween Treats
Studies conducted over a period of around thirty years show that only a small percentage of teens get the nine hours of sleep needed to function at their best in academics, athletics, and life. Teens who get at least nine hours of sleep have developed good sleeping patterns, while the rest of the teenagers (those … More Lack of sleep may be affecting your academics, health and emotional well-being.