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STUDYING, SERIOUSLY

STUDYING, SERIOUSLY

Alina Yu, Feature Reporter

April 20, 2017

STUDYING, SERIOUSLY As testing season approaches, students begin to study vigorously with various methods The first week of may is approaching, meaning AP testing and all the cramming for final exams will soon begin. Michael Wang, National AP Scholar and senior, knows that feeling more than most stude...

Election Season. Be more cognizant of your local government.

perspectives

November 14, 2014

A 1998 study by the National Constitution center reports that 59 percent of American teenagers know the names of the Three Stooges, 95 percent know the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, 75 percent know which city has the zip code 90210 and 90 percent know the star of the film “Titanic.” The same study ...

New study shows that traditional studying techniques are ineffective

New study shows that traditional studying techniques are ineffective

Beats

February 22, 2013

According to TIME, a recent study led by Kent State University in January suggests techniques such as highlighting, summarizing and rereading are all ineffective study techniques. Despite these findings, however, U.S. history teacher Angela Egger-Enzmann said she disagrees with this assessment and even...

Experimentation necessary to make most of second semester

Experimentation necessary to make most of second semester

perspectives

January 24, 2013

As second semester rolls around, many students return to school rested from break and motivated by semester goals and New Year’s resolutions. Yet a different vibe courses through the veins of our eldest students. Instead of being ready for the new semester, many seniors find themselves developing feelings...