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Grady should offer more real-life, practical classes

Dana Richie, Freshman

November 13, 2017

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Dear Editors, High school is all about preparing you for college, which is ultimately preparing you for the real world. While many students know how to factor a quadratic function or identify the organelles in a cell, they l...

Excessive extra credit creates unfair advantage

Maeve Malaney-Lau, Writer

October 29, 2017

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By Maeve Malaney-Lau Comment Every week, Grady students log on to Infinite Campus to check their grades. Some students see a mixture of As and Bs, some may see a sprinkling of failing grades, and, others have grades of above ...

Segregation continues despite awareness

Abby Edlein, Freshman

October 6, 2017

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Dear Editors, I grew up in a predominantly white neighborhood, went to a predominantly white elementary school and was raised around kids who looked and grew up similar to me. Despite what I was accustomed to during my chi...

Charlottesville protests disheartening reminder of hate in America

Zola Sullivan, freshman

September 8, 2017

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Dear Editors, On Aug. 13th, 2017, I sat on the edge of my couch watching as CNN became a war zone. The events leading up to that night started a ticking time bomb: one that went off when James Alex Fields drove his car into a...

Doctor abuse stories cause for concern

The Southerner

September 20, 2016

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Dear Editors,         After reviewing Doctors Keep License Despite Reports of Abuse in the Sept. 9 issue of The Southerner, I was awestruck. I was completely unaware that individuals across the nation endure such hardships and te...

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