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Vaccines: A medical miracle

Liam Sherman, News Editor

June 7, 2019

The first vaccine in the west was invented in 1796 by Edward Jenner. He discovered he could convey immunity to smallpox to a child by infecting them with cowpox, a related but much less dangerous virus. This invention sparked a...

Should classes after AP exams be required?

Adam Budd, Staff Writer

May 28, 2019

By the time May rolls around, many students have spent long hours preparing for the AP exams they have to take. These exams cause students a lot of stress leading up to the testing date. After the exams students should get some ...

The Great Debate: Best College Rivalry

Anson Walldorf and Jack Peatross

March 23, 2019

Anson Walldorf, Auburn-Alabama is the best college rivalry Once a year, at the end of November, Auburn and Alabama meet in the Iron Bowl. The Iron Bowl is one of the most hyped up football rivalries in the country and the ...

Winston’s favorites: Village Juice or Organix

Kimia Ashraf, Staff Writer

March 23, 2019

The popularity of juice shops and healthy restaurants is on the rise, and they have recently made their way to Winston-Salem after originating in larger cities around the country up to a few years ago. Healthy “aesthetically-p...

The ACT is better than the SAT and here’s why

Eliza Carlton, Features Editor

March 23, 2019

As a high school student, I have suffered through years of standardized testing, none comparing to the stress and expectations that come with taking the SAT and ACT.  While test taking skills differ from person to person, I stand ...

Attention! Medication is not the only answer

Ben Westscott, Staff Writer

March 23, 2019

“Just take a pill. It will solve your problems.” Perpetual modernization in science and technology allows us as a society to understand, develop and treat mental disorders more prominently than ever before. The most common me...

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