Puritan Girl

There was a swollen silence in the air. Tears dripped down the faces of the congregation. The atmosphere was damp and musty. It felt like ages before the pastor stood up and walked to the old wooden pulpit to speak. He spoke on the life of the man in the…


One of our most basic freedoms is the Freedom of Speech. Without Freedom of Speech, we don’t have the right to express ourselves or defend ourselves. Our most powerful part of our body is our tongue, and our most powerful weapon is our words. Without Freedom of Speech, our society…


There have been many cases on the Freedom of Speech, but some more controversial cases are Tinker v. Des Moines and Island Trees School District v. Pico. Each case revolved around school students and the material they were exposed to in school. They took place two decades apart, but both…


What is the difference between judicial activism and judicial restraint and which is better? In order to answer that we have to know what they are.

Let’s start with judicial activism. The word judicial is derived from the latin word iudicals meaning “of or belonging to a court of justice”…


What is a nebula and what is a galaxy? By definition A nebula is an interstellar cloud of dust, hydrogen, helium and other ionized gases and a galaxy is a gravitationally bound system of stars, stellar remnants, interstellar gas, dust, and dark matter. One brother and sister team of astronomers…


Have you heard of the watergate scandal? It started in 1972 and was a great shock to the U.S, but around that time in a different continent A man named Stephen Hawking was preparing his first book “The large scale structure of space-time” to be published. Stephen Hawkings was a…


Ancient Greece was a place filled with great scientists and mathematicians. Invention and Logic thrived there. It was there in Ancient Greece where Hipparchus lived. Hipparchus was a man of science and a lover of truth. He made many contributions to astronomy. His observations helped shape the world. Many Astronomers…


Rules did not stop her. Faith strengthened her. Freedom motivated her. This woman ,who rescued hundreds and motivated thousands, was called by many names Araminta Ross, Minty, Moses, and Harriet Tubman. Throughout her life she struggled with pain and hardships, but there were many times where Harriet experienced joy and…


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Across the country teachers and students alike struggle in large classes. The teacher is more likely to experience stress and the student is less likely to retain knowledge. Students can feel overwhelmed just as easily as teachers. With a lower likelihood of retaining knowledge students often feel like failures because…


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There is a timeless discussion that many people who love sweets debate over. Chocolate or vanilla? One can choose either of these options in things like candy, ice cream, or baked goods. Some people like to imagine chocolate and vanilla as opposites, but in reality, they are very similar.

The…

Audrey Sample

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