The North Star

Online safety for the modern individual

Grace Vanderhei, Chief Editor

January 28, 2019

An individual's daily routine most likely includes technology, whether that be social media, internet searches, or emails as a society we have begun to turn to the media. As the internet's role in our modern age continues to expand...

Standardized tests hurt students

Grace Vanderhei, Chief Editor

January 4, 2019

We are all familiar with standardized testing. We probably took our first regulated exam sometime in elementary school, and continue to take them annually since then. Whether that be the ACT, ACT Aspire, SAT, Wisconsin Forward ...

Investing in Safer Schools

Grace Vanderhei, Chief Editor

November 23, 2018

Why does it seem like the only thing regarding academic news the past few years has been about school safety? Countless headlines involving protests of gun or any other weapon controls, much like the walk-out Oshkosh North held...

Students Shouldn’t Complain About School

Grace Vanderhei, Chief Editor

November 2, 2018

A typical walk in our hallways may include the overheard complaints of fellow students. Most complaints revolve around homework, assessments, and the pressure of classes. Although it is understandable, we, as a student body, shouldnâ...

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