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Beauty Standards and Body Image: How Society Uses Social Media to Target Young Girls

Beauty Standards and Body Image: How Society Uses Social Media to Target Young Girls

Olivia Ely

May 11, 2018

It’s an average afternoon for a sixteen-year-old girl, she is sitting in bed after school scrolling through her Instagram feed full of perfectly photoshopped models. She checks her calorie tracking app and starts to panic when she sees that she ate over 12 hundred calories. She skips dinner and stays i...

Loy Norrix Students Fine-Tune Skills By Playing Club Sports

Loy Norrix Students Fine-Tune Skills By Playing Club Sports

Olivia Ely

March 13, 2018

Many students at Loy Norrix play club sports in addition to playing school sports to stay in shape, advance their skills in that sport, build their skills as leaders and become well-rounded players overall. Club sports can be an outlet for emotions and a time to have fun, while working on skills and g...

From Minnesota to Michigan: LN Athletic Trainer puts his Students First

From Minnesota to Michigan: LN Athletic Trainer puts his Students First

Olivia Ely

January 27, 2018

It’s 3:56 and you’ve just finished getting dressed for practice that starts at 4:00. You need your shoulder stretched and your hand wrapped. You're all fixed up and out with your team with just minutes to spare. The man to thank? Loy Norrix’s very own athletic trainer, Dan Hawley. Dan has been...

Dedicated Fall Sports Players Face Injuries

Dedicated Fall Sports Players Face Injuries

Olivia Ely

November 27, 2017

Three Loy Norrix High School students have faced and overcome minor injuries that have affected their fall sports seasons. Although the injuries were detrimental to their playing for a period of time, the student’s recovered from their injuries with minor long-lasting effects. Stoken Strained In Ga...

Renovations Leave Loy Norrix With a Fresher and Cleaner Look

Renovations Leave Loy Norrix With a Fresher and Cleaner Look

Olivia Ely

October 6, 2017

  The KPS district is hoping to revitalize the look of Loy Norrix and give Norrix a better reputation as well as attract more students and families. “The district [KPS] is pushing and doing what it takes to keep our school up and going,” said Principal Rodney Prewitt. The renovation inclu...

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