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The Terror of Online Textbooks

This was a remind message I recently received from one of my Ap Courses. Online textbooks are evidently frustrating for both students and teachers. A switch to former handheld textbooks may be more beneficial then expected.

Ananya Mehta, Staff Writer

January 26, 2018

I’ve always been the type of girl who loves having the physical copy of a book over the online edition. I love everything about real books, ranging from the simplicity for use to the access to the wondrous smell of freshly printed pages. As someone who has taken many AP courses in the past four yea...

The possible reality of free or reduced college tuition in America

There have been a few student-led protests against high tuition costs, which has contributed to the national debate on this issue.

Quinn Forney, Features Editor

May 19, 2017

Since the late 80s, college tuition prices at public four-year colleges have risen at about 3.8% annually, and 3% at two-year colleges. The rising prices of tuition have prompted a national debate to address them, which primarily centers around the proposal of “free college”. Throughout the 2016 pre...

The reality of Obsessive-compulsive disorder

There are various compulsions that result from the obsessive thoughts, one of the most well known being perpetual hand washing.

Cayla Vanderzanden, Opinion Editor

March 23, 2017

An anonymous student from Lambert High School defined Obsessive-compulsive disorder, commonly called OCD, as “someone must have things a certain way” and another student described it as “you have to be organized 24-7”. The general lack of knowledge regarding OCD makes it that much easier to misuse...

When does parental pressure become too much?

Regardless if the intentions are noble, pressures placed upon students can be damaging to both their current well-being and impending plans.

Cayla Vanderzanden, Opinion Editor

February 6, 2017

Parental pressure has the ability to radically influence career and/or education decisions of adolescents. The role that a parent or guardian takes on is vital while his or her child is in the process of making life altering decisions, such as choosing the right college. It is necessary for children...

Lack of student awareness worldwide

Lambert students learn about the value of the newspaper and its constant update on the current events.

Kelly Yoon, Social Media Lead

February 2, 2017

BREAKING NEWS: Russia has hacked into US computers and manipulated the election of 2016. Back in early December, this  story went viral, with no time to simultaneously alert all United States citizens. Various news channels reported this skeptical incident that was caused by Russia and directed towards...

STAFF EDITORIAL: How should sex education be handled in public schools?

Students sit baffled in the face of Georgia's

Lambert Post Staff

December 18, 2015

Jessica Borla - I believe that sex education in Georgia should be handled in a mature way that encourages and covers any and all opinions and beliefs. When I was in health class in middle school, we used a program called “Choosing the Best.” With this program, we were told that abstinence was the...

Study Abroad in North Korea? Yes, even for Americans

Located in the capital of North Korea, Kim Il-Sung University is a premier destination for the foreign students.

SungMin Park, Staff Writer

October 7, 2015

Two Brown University graduates, Nicholas Young and Matthew Reichel, initiated the Pyongyang Project in 2009. The two have been able to penetrate through the shrouded nation by sending students of post-secondary education to North Korea for study abroad. And yes, it is open to Americans. According to Wor...