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Two in One: Single Parenthood

Two in One: Single Parenthood

Michael Chambers, Reporter

November 1, 2018

Everyone starts with a mom and a dad, but there are many situations that can cause that to change. According to VeryWellFamily, there are around 14 million single parents raising kids in the United States alone. Every day, families deal with their own drama, from getting a pair of matching socks to...

When Parents Work Holidays

When Parents Work Holidays

Riley Sims, Reporter

January 3, 2017

For some, the holiday season is about spending time as a family, though for sophomore Truong Nguyen, only part of her Christmases are focused on her family. Many students have parents who work on the holidays and do not get to see them on these special days. While others may think it is sad, these...

Katerina Ly

Katerina Ly

Lillian Tram, Project Manager

December 14, 2016

"Sometimes [parents] don't understand how their kids feel. They have really high expectations that are hard to reach. My dad sent an email to the counselor because he wanted to get me into MST but they said I wouldn't get accepted because of my [PSAT] scores and my scores weren't even that bad, but it...

Myths your parents told you as a kid

Lynne Diaz, Photographer

February 4, 2015