We Are United

We Are United

As a result of the election, tensions have risen between Americans throughout the United States including DHS. By Nick LeBlanc We’re not robots. Seems like an obvious statement. We have a heart, legs, and arms.  The outstanding thing is that, with our advanced minds, we have the ability to learn about the world around us in ways no other creature can. We can aspire to be anything we want. However, such a mind can lead to thoughts that are detrimental to its beauty.  Hate, division, arrogance to name a few.  After…

Trump’s Policies

Trump’s Policies

Straight from the mouth of the President-elect Alex Strang Education President-elect Donald Trump wants to localize primary school curriculum and end the common core curriculum. “I’m a tremendous believer in education, but education has to be at a local level,” Trump said. “We cannot have the bureaucrats in Washington telling you how to manage your child’s education.” He wants to give everyone the opportunity to go to the school of their choice by redirecting education spending. In addition, he wants to make college more affordable and expand technical and vocational…

“Finstas” Necessary or No?

“Finstas” Necessary or No?

OUR VIEW: Fake Instagram Accounts Aren’t neccessary, but still worthwhile For those who do not know or did not see, an article regarding posting on social media was published in the Squall. This article referenced how posting two times a day isn’t ideal for an instagram account. Enter the finsta. Some students already know what these “finstas” are, but for those who don’t know, it is a compound word that, when separated, means fake instagram. This new phenomenon has swept many of the normal, daily instagram users. These daily users…

Fun or Fear?

Fun or Fear?

As clown sightings have reached record highs, a fear sparked in the ‘80s has returned By Claire Ward & Lisa Zuiderveen “I do not want any killer clowns anywhere near here, or fake killer clowns. No clowns of the killer variety.” Senior Gigi Eisele has an opinion that many can agree with. She, like others student at Dexter High School, has heard the stories. The ones where a bunch of friends are hanging out on a Friday night, driving to a friend’s house when something catches their eye from the…

Thanksgetting

Thanksgetting

Is Thanksgiving weekend about spending time with family or saving money on gifts? Black Friday has earned its reputation for bringing all of the crazy people out of their homes for one night. There are two types of people that go out on Black Friday: crazy people and people watchers. The crazy people mark this day on their calendars as the day they will buy all the items they’ve had their eyes on all year. Within the crazy people there are several different groups. The first group is the gamers….