«Elementary» column

New Discoveries in Space

January 29th, 2017; By Laura Sciarpelletti

2016 was a big year for space news! While there was one unfortunate blunder—the ExoMars mission sent a lander and an orbiter to Mars but unfortunately the lander crashed into […]

Sticks and Stones May Break My Bones…But Names Can Still Hurt Me.

January 29th, 2017; By Mariann Roberts

We’ve all heard the saying, “stick and stones may break my bones but names will never hurt me,” right? Well, what if I told you that saying might have some […]

Catching Z’s: Keeping your sleep routines in check

January 29th, 2017; By Teodora Pasca

Whether you have a set bedtime or just go to bed “whenever”, sleep is certainly an important part of your life. Getting rest is crucial for both your physical and […]

Career Profile: Private Investigator

January 29th, 2017; By Susan Huebert

Many people enjoy mysteries on television or in books. They like the challenge of trying to solve the mystery before the detective does and enjoy learning how the different parts […]

Handling the Heat: Learning to Bake

January 29th, 2017; By Anthony Teles

For many, the kitchen is a foreign environment. The utensils, ingredients, and appliances loom over you in all their complexity. Yet food is a necessity. School teaches formulas and formats, […]

Calm amidst the Madness

January 29th, 2017; By Anthony Teles

Machines, computers, and artificial intelligence have increasingly handled more and more tasks once done by humans. Yet, paradoxically, we find ourselves with busier and bustling lives. The ability to conduct […]

How to Make Friends in your Class

January 2nd, 2017; By Marianne Stephens

It sounds a bit strange, but it’s not always easy to make friends. Everyone has their own unique personality, and because of that, it’s important to have a range of […]