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The Kolus

Staff Editorial

Editorial Board

November 21, 2016

Filed under Opinion

There’s no question that the media—in its rapidly multiplying forms, is a major part of our lives. With its almost habitual consumption in today’s society, we often find ourselves profoundly influenced by its cons...

A Healthy Dose of Criticism

Zachary Braaten, Staff Reporter

November 21, 2016

Filed under Opinion

As the teacher for one of Shorewood High School’s last avenues to instill some sense of civility in us before sending us out its doors to the “Real World,” Dona Eddy knows her job holds importance. Her main “focus,”...

You can only learn so much in college

Spencer Godfrey

November 15, 2014

Filed under Opinion

College is a wonderful thing. Each one promises its students the opportunity to discuss and think critically, creatively, and objectively, and the world’s greatest professors are readily available to answer any and all questions,...

Thanksgiving

Areeya Tipyasothi

November 14, 2014

Filed under Opinion

There’s something unsettling about a holiday that encourages excessive turkey paraphernalia and gluttonous consumption. It wouldn’t be surprising if the increase in car accidents were caused by the so-called “food coma”...

Staff Editorial

Editorial Board

November 14, 2014

Filed under Opinion

The highly anticipated “new” school has been in place for the better half of two years, but the eerie feeling that nobody is quite at home looms over us. A number of things could contribute this, whether it be lingering nostal...

Voting soon? Get informed

Riley Smith, staff reporter

October 7, 2014

Filed under Opinion

High school, for all students, is a rite of passage. At the end of high school, once we turn 18, we are viewed as adults: official citizens in society. So it's therefore important for us to know about the society in which we live. Many...

“What kind of music are you into right now?”

Riley Smith, staff reporter

October 7, 2014

Filed under Opinion

“Kind of, like, 70s rock.” -Joe Schermer, senior   “Alternative.” -Dayna Moody, junior   “I just saw ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’, the soundtrack was pretty groovy- with Marvin Gaye, and the Five Stairsteps.” -M...