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2018-2019
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Stories from Akins High School
Companies sell ‘self-care’ as wellness trend
Features

Bethany Bissell | March 19, 2019

#SelfcareSaturday. As of late, the hashtag has taken over Twitter and Instagram, becoming more common than the longstanding #MotivationMonday.

While scrolling through social media, students are often…

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Involved students struggle with burnout
Opinions

Jackson Battle | March 12, 2019

Most high schools around the world have students who feel it’s absolutely necessary to push themselves beyond their limits in order to complete multiple tasks and eventually graduate with top honors.

But…

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Transmedia shows become entertainment fad
Arts & Entertainment

Arianna Farner | January 14, 2019

Storylines updated in real time. Characters that interact with viewers. Content accessed solely on social media. The phenomenon of transmedia storytelling is a growing trend that focuses on interaction…

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The Turnout: Students participate in political process
News

Dee Carreon | December 27, 2018

Rigged system. Lame candidates. Political gridlock.

These are all reasons why young people say they often do not vote. In the past elections, voter turnout in Texas was in general and especially among…

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Juul’s marketing campaign attracts teens to vape
Features

Justin Wan | December 26, 2018

With a sleek design, attractive marketing and a variety of fruit flavors to choose from, Juul has proven to be the vape of choice among teenagers.
The device, which resembles an elongated USB flash…

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