Teenage Sex Trafficking Happens, and it Happens Often

By Julissa Higgins Most people think that teenage sex trafficking is a thing of the past, something that only happens in other countries, that for some reason, America is exempt from its horrors. Unfortunately, nothing is further from the truth. Teenage sex trafficking has been dubbed “modern day slavery”, and it is a common practice… Read More Teenage Sex Trafficking Happens, and it Happens Often

Raising the Minimum Wage Doesn’t Have a Good or Bad Answer by Elizabeth Martinez

In January 2014, President Obama called in his State of the Union address for a raise of the minimum wage to $10.10. The year before, he proposed for a raise to $9. Fiscal conservatives say raising the minimum wage is a “job-killler”, while labor unions and liberal Democrats are all for it. However, it is… Read More Raising the Minimum Wage Doesn’t Have a Good or Bad Answer by Elizabeth Martinez

Dual Enrollment: A Guide for First Timers by Gabriella Indart

During the school year and summer, students take the time to catch up on courses and raise their GPA for college applications. While some of the options include FLVS, dual enrollment allows students to enroll in college courses and earn credits towards high school graduation as well as for college. Here is a guide for beginners… Read More Dual Enrollment: A Guide for First Timers by Gabriella Indart