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What Students Want to See

What Students Want to See

June 1, 2019

Dear Editor, When grad bash was written into the paper, is this years grad bash going to be similar presumably? I appreciate the information provided in the article, and I'm assuming it will be helpful to others too. I do really wish that there was more interviews included for differing opinions. ...

It’s Time to Change the Way We Teach Math

It’s Time to Change the Way We Teach Math

Paula Montoro

May 31, 2019

If you are afraid of math and hate the subject, if you panic on tests or blank out and forget what you have studied, you’re definitely not alone. According to the University of Nebraska, math anxiety affects more than 50 percent of the U.S. population. Students associate math with frustration ...

Students Respond to a Variety of Articles

Students Respond to a Variety of Articles

May 31, 2019

Dear Editor, The article “High School Senior Reflects On The Struggles Of Moving While Growing Up” really resonated with me. I moved from Cleveland to Kalamazoo almost two years ago, and while Kalamazoo has become more of a home for me, there isn't a day where I don't miss my Ohio friends. In a w...

Transgender People Should Be Allowed to Use Their Bathroom of Choice

Transgender People Should Be Allowed to Use Their Bathroom of Choice

May 11, 2019

  By Logan Neeley and Maya Crawford It’s 10:45 am, and you’re not paying attention in class because all you can think about is how bad you need to use the bathroom. You raise your hand, and teacher calls on you to get the pass and run to the restroom. You get to the bathroom and do your business, but at the sink you see...

Democratic Socialism, Reshaping America's Left

Democratic Socialism, Reshaping America's Left

Brandi-Rose Phiri

May 8, 2019

The phrase “democratic socialism” has been popping up all over the news. Some of the liberals are split about weather they agree with this system, and Republicans think it's just the newest radical idea that all liberals are turning to. Even though many people are forming their opinion without ...

We Should Include Men in The Conversation About Abuse

We Should Include Men in The Conversation About Abuse

nakiab01

May 6, 2019

In America we are becoming more supportive of victims that speak up about abuse and we are holding abusive people accountable. This is one thing we should be very grateful for right now. Teenagers, our own classmates, and people even younger are getting more involved in conversations about battling a...

Amazon’s New Headquarters Should be Built in Detroit

Amazon’s New Headquarters Should be Built in Detroit

Riley Dominianni

May 4, 2019

“Today was the day a group of dedicated, everyday New Yorkers & their neighbors defeated Amazon’s corporate greed, its worker exploitation, and the power of the richest man in the world.” In February, New York Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez released this statement in response to her suc...

Students Respond to 2018 Memes

Students Respond to 2018 Memes

May 4, 2019

Dear Editor, I read the “Loy Norrix in 2018 Memes” and thought overall it was a well written and very interesting section of the newspaper. The reason this part of the newspaper really caught my attention was just the fact that the headline was in comic sans. It also made me laugh inside because e...

Students Respond to Relationships

Students Respond to Relationships

May 3, 2019

Dear Editor, I really enjoyed the article “Being Single Doesn’t Mean You Have to Mingle” by Miranda Cole. I enjoyed this article because one, Miranda is amazing, and she did an amazing job with the flow of the article. The second reason why I enjoyed it was because I felt that it was extremely rel...

Students Respond to Politics

Students Respond to Politics

May 2, 2019

Dear Editor, Recently I have read Knight Life and stumbled upon the article called “Mainstream Media has Become too Politically Extreme.” When I first started to read the article I thought that the writer had a very good point, the wording was solid and there were clear definitions of words that...

Syrian Citizen Hoda Muthana Should not be Allowed Reentry into the U.S. After Leaving to Marry Terrorist

Syrian Citizen Hoda Muthana Should not be Allowed Reentry into the U.S. After Leaving to Marry Terrorist

Olivia Ely

May 1, 2019

Former United States resident Hoda Muthana left the United States to marry an Islamic fighter for ISIS, a terrorist group that targets the U.S. Recently she has attempted to gain re-entry to the country. On Monday, March 4, a federal judge declared that Muthana will not be allowed back into the Unite...

Students Respond to A Variety of Articles

Students Respond to A Variety of Articles

April 30, 2019

Dear Editor, In this Knight Life newspaper they had a word fill-in for 2000’s cartoons and it took me and two of my friends to fill in the whole thing. It was interesting to see what shows we knew and didn’t know, and what shows were on the list and what shows were not on the list but we managed ...

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