Articles By: Krista Cherry

Point Counterpoint: Defund NASA?

Point Counterpoint: Defund NASA?

I: NASA is a waste of $18.4 billion. Unlike every other way federal money is spent, NASA doesn’t make living any easier for anyone. The only purpose of NASA is to satisfy the white man’s desire to colonize the world now the darkest reaches of Africa are known. Space being cool is not a reason to spend money.   K: […]

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Their route goes from Northeast 100th Street and 32nd Avenue Northeast, down 32nd Avenue, down Hale Hill, and into school from the student parking lot. They often make stops to find things and explore the neighborhood.

On the Road with the Beautiful Friendship

It’s 7:15 a.m. The sun hasn’t yet risen. It’s a foggy Wednesday morning at the Maple Leaf Lutheran Church parking lot. But there is laughter in the distance. The laughter of three teachers on their way to school. Physics teacher Karl Englert and language arts teachers Mark Greenway and Joel Jacobson are best friends. Everyday they meet on the corner […]

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The legislative forum in early January presented an opportunity for students to ask questions and speak directly to their representatives.

Legislative Forum Hosted by Govt Classes

The American government classes held a forum with state legislators David Frockt, Javier Valdez, and Gerry Pollet on Jan. 3. History teacher Tony Renouard’s government classes hosted and ran the event in the Benson Forum. “Government has to seem accessible to its citizens,” Renouard said. “If you have an idea or a complaint or a concern, you need to know […]

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