Photography class completes long transition

Over the past couple years Photography class has undergone distinct changes in the way students are instructed to create their works of art. This is the first year where the course has fully transitioned. Before the course adjustment, students starting with Photography One would experience a full year working with black and white photography with…

Don’t let summer lack luster, watch these hot blockbusters

2018 has already proven to be a stellar year for movies. Theaters have been lighting up lately with incredible films such as A Quiet Place, Avengers: Infinity War and Deadpool 2. While the year has already provided a multitude of fantastic flicks, summer movie season has barely begun. Here‘s a rundown of this summer’s most…

How to make the most of your summer

As the end of the year approaches, anticipation of the upcoming summer months is on the top of all students’ minds. Fun things to do in the summer include an assortment of relaxing, entertaining and exciting activities. Great Falls is a common place to go in the summer. It includes three trails, along with places…

NFL changes protocol over standing for national anthem

Standing for the national anthem before games and athletic events is a widespread American tradition that shows support for the country and it’s military. Nearly two years ago Colin Kaepernick, the former quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, chose to sit on the bench during the national anthem to protest police brutality and racial inequality.…

School lunches fill students with disappointment

From movies to TV shows, school lunches are always depicted as gross slabs of mystery meat that are far from appetizing. Does the stereotype have any basis of reality? Going down to the school cafeteria at the start of lunch, long winding lines come from the two lunch stations. Hungry eaters must weigh whether lunches…

Are summer jobs a beneficial experience?

Problem: everyone at school is wearing those new trendy shoes, but you know your parents won’t buy them for you. Solution: get a job. Getting a job over the summer months is the perfect way to make money without the overwhelming workload of school and a job. Summer employment is ideal because according to childtrends.org,…

Is health class better in summer or in school?

School: Summer time should be spent relaxing, focusing on anything other than school work. Students have the opportunity to take health class during a semester of the school year or during a few weeks of the summer. It is a better idea to take health during the school year to maximize the time students have…