The Thunderbeat

Motivation key to successful senior paper: Senior Survivor


January 27, 2014

Second semester hits and the only thing on every senior’s mind is graduation. Unfortunately, there are a lot of responsibilities seniors have to take on before they can wear the bright purple cap and gown. One responsibility...

Silence is not always golden: Weekly Resolutions


November 21, 2013

Well, it’s safe to say this week’s sacrifice didn’t pan out. I thought going a day without talking would be easy. I mean think about it, you see kids in class never make a sound. Unfortunately, I’m not like any of those...

Failure is not an option


November 21, 2013

Here’s the truth: We, the students of the education system of the United States of America, are not properly taught. We are not allowed to fail. We are shepherded into high school like cattle and dragged bloody toe over bloody...

Sophomores Jason Wisenbaher and Kailee Wills practice their chemistry skills during a science lab.  Photo by Courtney Swift.

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April 5, 2012

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