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Hiding Behind the Screen

Hiding Behind the Screen

Maha Siripurapu, Opinion Staff

September 17, 2019

Cyberbullying is a real problem in today’s society and is just as bad as being bullied face-to-face. It can include spreading rumors, verbal harassment, trickery, impersonation, or exclusion from group activities. Although bullying has been around for plenty of years, I believe cyberbullying has been...

13 Reasons Why

13 Reasons Why

Shreya Desai, Skylar Aledia, and Emma Bryant

May 15, 2017

On March 31, 2017, Netflix released its most watched TV show: 13 Reasons Why. Adapted from the novel by Jay Asher, the teen drama depicts realistic events that occur in high schools everywhere, including suicide, bullying, drinking, drug abuse, sexual assault. Teens experience these incidents on a daily...

Day of Silence: sometimes in order to be heard, you have to be silent

Day of Silence: sometimes in order to be heard, you have to be silent

Emma North, Photography Editor

April 21, 2017

This Friday, April 21 2017, is the annual GLSEN Day of Silence, a student-led national event in which students remain silent to bring awareness to suicide in the LGBTQ community and the silencing effect anti-LGBTQ bullying and harassment in school has on students. Founded in 1996, with the first eve...

Destroying the internet with cyberbullying

Destroying the internet with cyberbullying

Madeline Parris, Social Media Lead

December 16, 2016

Bullying is the use of one’s power to harass another either physically or mentally. Bullying is degrading and humiliating for the victim and can damage a person’s character. But what happens when bullying evolves and electronics are involved? Harassing another person through electronics and social media i...