The Lambert Post

Redefining Normal

This picture was taken with different handwritings at Lambert.

Christine Park, Emma Bryant, and Skylar Aledia

February 23, 2017

The definition of redefining is to define again, to reformulate. Each individual has a different definition of “normal” based on their own experiences and passions. Lambert is a meeting place of many diverse cultures and backgrounds; it exemplifies how many distinct students come together and assimilate. ...

Humans of Lambert

Hayley Franco, a junior at Lambert High School, views the concept of assimilation in an optimistic light due to her grandmother's prior adversities.

Cayla Vanderzanden, Opinion Editor

January 23, 2017

Assimilation: the process by which a minority integrates socially, culturally, or politically into a larger, dominant culture and society. It is often used to reference to immigrants and ethnic groups settling in a new land. “When Fidel Castro took over, Cuban citizens realized everything was going d...

Benefits and setbacks of Syrian refugees in Germany

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Young Syrian immigrants hold up a peace sign.

Allie Tatoy, Staff Writer

January 19, 2017

In September of 2015, Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel invited Syrian refugees to seek asylum in Germany. By late 2016, nearly 600,000 of these refugees had entered Germany to escape the Civil War in their own country. This has produced both benefits and setbacks in the country. Of the benefit...