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Not a calm person but my name is Serene-a

Not a calm person but my name is Serene-a

Serena Paulson, Managing Editor May 12, 2015

The dumb cheerleader and intellectual nerd are typical stereotypes that dictate what we know high school is like. Cheerleaders are supposed to be blonde and bubbly, up in the air, waving at the crowd....

Greek or Geek?

Greek or Geek?

Serena Paulson, Managing Editor April 27, 2015

There is a lot of stereotyping that comes with someone talking about joining a greek community, whether that be through a fraternity or a sorority. It’s common knowledge that most people think that sorority...

How PDA destroys health

How PDA destroys health

Serena Paulson, Managing Editor April 17, 2015

For the past few weeks, I have been plagued. I am diseased to the point of constant sneezing and wheezing and the likes. We the people at Ames High are sick, not siq, only to be more damaged by our “friend’s”...

50 Shades of Grey

50 Shades of Grey

Serena Paulson, Managing Editor April 17, 2015

50 Shades of Grey isn’t known for its extensive and detailed writing style. It’s known for its contents of smut and tangled emotions, which was clearly portrayed in its movie adaptation. What people...

Gibbons

Gibbons

Serena Paulson, Managing Editor April 14, 2015

Gibbons are the greatest. Hands down. As I press the lock button of my phone, I am pleasantly reminded of why gibbons are beautiful, seeing as my lock screen is a rotating picture of the mammal. Not only...

Death by wisdom teeth removal

Serena Paulson, Managing Editor March 31, 2015

Monday the 16th, 9:15, I was sent to my demise. This was the day I had my wisdom teeth removal. I waited in the oral surgeon’s room in the chair, with my arm extended to him so the oral surgeon can stick...

Teen Parenthood

Teen Parenthood

Serena Paulson, Managing Editor March 17, 2015

We live in a society that likes to hide from our problems. We isolate the things we don’t want to talk about. We pretend they don’t exist. This is very relevant when it comes to teen parenthood and...

Khakis

Khakis

Serena Paulson, Managing Editor February 17, 2015

Since the start of this winter, Ames High has begun to see this stylish leg wear fill up our halls, instead of the humdrum of the typical blue jeans. We all know what I’m talking about here: Khakis. The...

FAN of Winter Cheer

FAN of Winter Cheer

Jenny Zhou, Visual Editor February 12, 2015

With a new season of winter sports comes updates and new ideas. One of these that has already been taken into action is the throwing of FAN t-shirts. The shirts feature the word “FAN” with the Ames...

E-cigarettes: a threat to public health?

E-cigarettes: a threat to public health?

Serena Paulson, Managing Editor February 10, 2015

Recently, there was a survey sent out to all of the students and staff of Ames in regards to their personal opinions on e-cigarettes and vaping devices. It may not be well known, but the survey was sent...

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