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Spinning out of control

April 20, 2018

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By DYLAN TRIGG The Mirror reporter There are plans for a new roundabout to be designed and constructed at the intersection of Northpoint Drive and Division Street. For those who don’t know, that is the intersection by...

Do senior superlatives make people feel excluded?

April 19, 2018

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By HANNAH GIBBONS The Mirror reporter Twenty years from now, high school will be one big blur. While many people like that thought, there’s still the burden of the infamous yearbook. The one piece from school filled with...

Are high school students being worked too hard?

March 21, 2018

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By DYLAN KONICEK The Mirror reporter High xchool can be a very stressful time for a lot of students, but I don’t think most students know what the actual purpose is for all of the work that is given to us.  I would sa...

Bigger space, bigger accomplishments

March 18, 2018

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By KARA BATTAGLIA The Mirror reporter Many are unaware of what SPASH gymnasts go through during their season. I got ahold of the head coach and she had a lot to say. According to head coach Jennifer Bellmer “My hope...

Death of critical thought in our education

March 8, 2018

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By WILL CARROLL The Mirror reporter In the modern era, we’ve become devoted to careers and how to best make a living. This obsession has become a vital part of the way our society operates and how we live, and there...

Should school start later?

March 8, 2018

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By KACEY KOCH The Mirror reporter Twenty percent of all schools in the United States start school at 7:45 or earlier. Health should always be prioritized and be one of the most important parts of life as a teenager and getting enough sleep each nigh...

Advisory or long-lunch Wednesdays?

March 8, 2018

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By ALYSSA SCHROECKENTHALER The Mirror reporter Every Wednesday, we now have a small section of our day called Advisory. Advisory is essentially a homeroom period. Students are put into groups and assigned a room and te...

Dear White People

January 10, 2018

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By CIA SIAB VAJ The Mirror reporter Dear white people, you don't have to worry about learning about how your family was enslaved. You don't have to worry about others telling you to go back to your country of origin even th...

Finals, are they worth it?

January 10, 2018

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By EMMA SHULFER The Mirror reporter The end of the semester is nearing here at Stevens Point Area High School (SPASH) and students are gearing up for finals, but are they really worth all the panic and stress? In my opini...

It’s time to start paying attention to journalism

January 10, 2018

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By EMILY SEPPELT The Mirror reporter As you may or may not have noticed, the last two years in American politics, has been a bit, well, chaotic. And it’s not just politics either. Our culture is rapidly changing, ther...

The “Trophy Issue”

January 10, 2018

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By AUSTIN STANKOWSKI The Mirror reporter Our society has created a problem that has gone unchecked for far too long. This problem is known as the “Trophy Issue” to some. The “Trophy Issue” stems out from parents a...

You’ll float too

December 20, 2017

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By JAYNA SALVINSKI The Mirror reporter The horror genre is a popular movie style many take great interest in. These films are fairly easy and cheap to make and appeal to a wide variety of people which makes a large profit...

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