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OPINION: High school doesn’t prepare students for college

High school teachers aren't prepping their students for college or the real world.
GRACE LAPIERRE, Evergreen columnist September 7, 2020

Most people would say college is harder than high school. Generally, I am inclined to agree despite the fact my experience has been contrary to that idea. My high school always spoke about ‘preparing...

OPINION: COVID-19’s effect on high school grads

The high school class of 2020 has dealt with online graduations, Zoom classes and much more. How will they adapt to college life?
JOEY FRANKLIN, Evergreen columnist August 25, 2020

Senior year did not turn out as expected for high school students anywhere. On March 13, Gov. Jay Inslee ordered schools to shut down in-person classes and move to online learning. This was not a huge...

Letter to freshmen: A completely new WSU experience

Letter to freshmen: A completely new WSU experience
JAKOB THORINGTON, Guest columnist August 16, 2020

Well, this is certainly a different Week of Welcome experience. Hi, I’m Jakob. I graduated last May, and I am a former Evergreen reporter. Like many of you, I graduated during the middle of our...

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