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Saturday, Feb 28, 2015

Emily Little

Elective classes round off learning

One of the best parts of the American education system, in my opinion, is the ability to take elective classes.
Published: 02/25/15

Broken toe, near accident aside, fair was fun

Alas, another fair week has come and gone. After an extremely long year of raising two animals, it is a bit of a bittersweet feeling to see it go. While I am a little sad not to have my animals any more, it is a big relief to have an immense amount o...
Published: 02/18/15

Livestock record book and deadline pressure

Anyone who has ever shown a fair animal before knows the overwhelming feeling of dread that washes over them when they hear the words “record book.” Out of everything that goes into raising and showing a livestock animal, my least favor...
Published: 02/11/15

Vicariously enjoying an athletic hobby

Anyone who knows me knows that I have the athletic ability of a snowman. I have a hard time wrapping my head around the idea that people actually enjoy physical activity. As much as I try to have fun exercising, I think I have finally come to terms t...
Published: 02/04/15

School dress code sometimes goes too far

As a high school student, I spend most of my time surrounded by rules. I am not allowed to leave campus for lunch. I am not allowed to have my cell phone out in class. While some of these rules are completely reasonable, others cause me to raise seri...
Updated: 1 months ago

Adopt a pet rather than shopping

As I have stated in previous columns, pets have always been a big part of my life. I can’t remember a time that there wasn’t at least one or two cats or dogs frolicking around my house. At the current time, I have two cats and a dog tha...
Updated: 1 months ago

Broken phone screen causes the blues

In the age of iPads and iPhones, it seems that everyone is always dying to have the latest technological device. Unfortunately, as our technology tends to grow, so does the risk of breaking that technology. Each time a new model of the iPhone comes o...
Updated: 1 months ago

New Year brings with it resolutions

The first week of the new year is almost complete, meaning that New Year’s Resolutions are in full swing.
Updated: 1 months ago

Harry Potter story keeps on giving

Every so often, a new pop culture phenomenon comes around and takes the world by storm. Occasionally, one of these fads turns in to something much more than a simple short-lived trend; the Harry Potter series is a perfect example of this. ...
Updated: 2 months ago

Violence is overcoming us

Anyone who has watched the news lately knows that violence is currently an issue at our nation’s forefront.
Updated: 2 months ago