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Deleting Social Media

By Phoebe Leisek May 7, 2021
There comes a time in your life, after being told again and again that your phone is actually the sole culprit behind every mishap you’ve ever experienced, to pause and wonder if adults are onto something with their relentless vilification of technology.
(Tahlia Amanson)

My DNS dependency

By Natalia Whitaker May 21, 2020
When I was 10 years old, I developed an addiction to over-the-counter nasal decongestant sprays (DNS). It wasn’t until two months ago, over eight years later, that I overcame my addiction. 
(Courtesy of July Palomares Guzman)

Under my roof

By Claire Finch March 16, 2020
The experiences of Tam students whose parents struggle with substance abuse.
here for yo, Leah Fullerton, self harm, addiction, drug addiction, pregnancy, teen pregnancy, depression

Here For You

By Leah Fullerton, Features Editor February 26, 2019
This feature reveals where and how students can receive support in the face of emotional health turmoil.
Chasing the Dragon

Chasing the Dragon

By Griffin Chen June 16, 2018

  "Chasing the dragon" (traditional Chinese: 追龍; simplified Chinese: 追龙) is a slang phrase of Cantonese origin from Hong Kong referring to inhaling the vapor from a heated solution...

The Modern Addiction to Cell Phones

The Modern Addiction to Cell Phones

By Ryan Leake and Ryan Leake June 2, 2017

I wish I grew up 30 years ago. Not because I want 50-cent Coca-Colas, or because I want to watch Larry Bird go up against Magic Johnson (though that would be a plus), or even because I wouldn’t have...

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