«Elementary» column

Things to Know Before You Go to High School

February 20th, 2016; By Laura Sciarpelletti

No matter what generation you are from, it is a universal truth that the media makes high school seem scary. Decade after decade, movies depicting high school life make it […]

How to Handle No

February 19th, 2016; By Anthony Teles

No. Nowhere else in the English language can two letters have such an impact. Your parents want you to stay home and not see your friends. That one university you […]

Career Profile: Dog Walker/Pet Sitter

February 19th, 2016; By Susan Huebert

Do you like animals? You and your family might look after your pet if you have one. However, did you know that people can earn a living by walking dogs […]

Don’t Cheat on that Test!

February 1st, 2016; By Marianne Stephens

I will be the little voice in your mind that will tell/remind you to never, ever cheat on a test. Sure, there are many different reasons for not cheating, the […]

I Love Nature…Can I Make That Into a Career?

January 26th, 2016; By Laura Sciarpelletti

Do you find yourself dreading having to be kept inside for hours at a time? Are you the one looking at bugs and rocks in the park while the other […]

The Grammar of Emotion: Not Feeling Good Enough

January 26th, 2016; By Anthony Teles

“I’m not good enough.” Those are words everyone has told themselves at some point. For some of us, these 15 letters weigh us down on a regular basis. They inevitably […]

Five Books to Have Under Your Belt by High School

January 26th, 2016; By Anthony Teles

Finding a book to read can feel daunting. It seems like there are countless choices. If you ask Google how many books there are in the world, the answer is […]