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Money can’t buy happiness

By Lauren Trumbull News and Features Editor I noticed the other day just how much my friends and I stress about money, and how could we not? Our incomes consist of $7.25 an hour workstudy positions with bi- (sometimes tri-) weekly paychecks that are dispersed between gas money, student loans and Uber rides. And sure, we all have good moments here and there. The weeks … [Read more...]

National Suicide Prevention Month calls attention to mental illness

By Lauren Trumbull News and Features Editor September is an important month for mental illness. As a whole, it is National Suicide Prevention Month, Sept. 10 was World Suicide Prevention Day and from Sept. 10-16, the United States recognized National Suicide Prevention Week. This year’s theme is “Take a minute, save a life.” During this month, the plan is to create a … [Read more...]

Five Hikes to Take This Summer

By Lauren Trumbull Features and News Editor It’s time to take a break from a busy life filled with internships, summer jobs and family obligations and appreciate the hidden beauties lying in Pennsylvania. Home to numerous hiking locations and must-see views, Pennsylvania has five places to hike this summer. Hawk Mountain Sanctuary Get a birds-eye view of the Lehigh … [Read more...]

From the Editor’s Desk…

By Chris Shaddock Sports Editor (Future Editor-in-Chief) How’s it going everyone? My name is Chris, and I have the privilege of being the Editor-in-Chief for the upcoming 2017-2018 school year. Some things about me: I am quiet, lackadaisical and always aim to do what others usually would not. Aside from writing for The Minstrel, I run cross country and track for the … [Read more...]