Month: July 2017

Opinion: Stop holding their hands

Practicing as a free press isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. It taught me to be too responsible and too aware of how my actions affect others. It allowed me to cover stories on topics that the public needs...

/ July 24, 2017

Behind the Story: Debating sexism on a Kansas high school campus

In Overland Park, Kan., students don’t talk about sexism, says rising senior Rachel Pickett. At Blue Valley West High School, Pickett’s story on sexism within the debate team spurred controversy among the student body, with one student setting fire to...

/ July 13, 2017

Speaking Up: Fellows at FIU

The inaugural class of Active Voice fellows presented their projects on a panel at the Lillian Lodge Kopenhaver Center at Florida International University on April 20, 2017. After a ten-month long process, watch Darlene Aderoju, Nashwa Bawab, Shine Cho, Sophie...

/ July 7, 2017