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Mieras hopes to educate others after difficult life lesson

Mieras hopes to educate others after difficult life lesson

By Katie Berrell

April 10, 2015


Filed under School, Showcase

In an institution where learning is the ultimate goal, it’s not just the students who are learning life lessons. “What I just lived through has definitely shaped me,” Orono activities director Bucky Mieras said. Last May after a busy work day and having drinks with friends, Mieras chose to...

Drinking and driving does more than shatter dreams

Drinking and driving does more than shatter dreams

By Siandhara Bonnet

March 25, 2015


Filed under Health, Showcase

It’s all fun and games until people get hurt. Drinking and driving, however, is not a game. Student Council hosted its biannual Shattered Dreams program — designed to educate students on the importance of making good decisions and the consequences of drinking and driving. During the program, students...

California students take proactive approach against underage drinking

California students take proactive approach against underage drinking

By Jamie Jordan, Vista del Lago HS, Folsom, Calif.

April 17, 2014


Filed under Health

Teenagers and alcohol. Most likely, this combination sounds dismal, but Folsom Cordova teens are changing the conversation. Students involved with Club Live at Folsom and Sutter Middle Schools and Friday Night Live at Vista del Lago High School recently participated in the filming of an educational...