All posts tagged "student reporters"

  • Steven Lim
Troy High School 
10th grade
    The danger of grading doctors

    In his article “Giving Doctors Grades,” Sandeep Jauhar portrays the concept of grades that doctors receive every time they treat a patient. He introduces such a concept with an incident in which a surgeon did not treat...

    • Posted August 31, 2015
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  • Claire Kim
Sunny Hills High School 
11th grade
    Music to Heal

    Every day at the UC Irvine Douglas Hospital, patients have their doors open in hopes of receiving a visit from one of the Music to Heal volunteers. As one of the hospital’s many volunteer programs that aim...

    • Posted August 24, 2015
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  • Hanqing Joy Gong 
Crean Lutheran High 
12th grade
    Seed planted in the Native Seed Farm

    My experience as a volunteer at the Native Seed Farm has helped me expand my passion to help the environment and broaden my understanding of plant growth. I remember the first day of volunteering vividly, when I...

    • Posted August 19, 2015
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  • Christine Hwang 
University High School 
11th grade
    Benefits of technology in the classroom

    Due to its efficiency, technology is now incorporated into most schools’ curriculum, and some schools are even providing technology to students to aid in their education. Technology is truly beneficial for students in today’s world due to...

    • Posted August 18, 2015
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  • Minjae Kang 
West Ranch High School 12th grade
    A New Perspective: From the Wheelchair

    From a young age, we are conditioned to believe that everybody is different, and that difference is normal. Society is expected to respect these differences. But there arises a contrast when it comes to people with disability....

    • Posted August 17, 2015
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  • Jennifer Um
Flintridge Prep School
11th Grade
    A growing concern for voter turnout in the US

    The turnout in the 2014 midterms was the lowest in any election since 1942. Only 36 percent of the voting-age population bothered to cast a ballot in November 2014. A Pew Research Center report tracked down 181...

    • Posted August 10, 2015
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