The Scratching Post

Bring back ‘a Festivus for the rest of us’

David Leshchiner, Opinion Editor

December 20, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Every year during the holiday season, the vast multitudes of ethnic, national and religious groups celebrate their respective holidays. However, in this midst of this diverse array of winter celebrations, there is one holiday...

Students of all ages should benefit from senior exemption policy

Luc Gudmundson, Editor-in-Chief

December 19, 2018

Filed under Opinion

“Finals week” is a universally understood phrase. By simply reading them, those two words conjure up thoughts of Quizlet flashcards, all nighters and visits to the RogerHub Final Grade Calculator. Because of the stress they indu...

Dying from homework? So are we

Hala Abdelrazek, Staff Reporter

December 3, 2018

Filed under Opinion

The bell rings, calling attention to the end of second period. The students hurry out of class and into the hallway, heading to their next classes. On their way, students rant. You won’t believe how much English homework I have. And history j...

No Hat For You!

No Hat For You!

November 9, 2018