Blog 2

Racism and sexism you, me we all deal with it someday somehow. I used to think being a female was...

#2 Legislating Choice

What do I know about Planned Parenthood: My neighbor works at Planned Parenthood and I always believed that access to...

#2. What Gets Under my Skin?

#2. What Gets Under my Skin?

I am normally a pretty easy going person and not a whole lot gets under my skin. I mean, of...

#2 Dress for the sexist

#2 Dress for the sexist

Over the summer at camp a big problem that our girls camp faced when visiting the boys was our appearance....

#2 What Gets Under My Skin

EQUALITY….. What I know: Important for the success/stability of our society Equalizing authoritative positions between “genders” (for lack of an...

#2 – The difference between having beliefs and having a closed mind.

#2 – The difference between having beliefs and having a closed mind.

One thing that really gets under my skin is closed-minded people. I know that everyone has their own beliefs, and...

#2. why can’t i go to school without being afraid that i’m going to get shot up?

#2. why can’t i go to school without being afraid that i’m going to get shot up?

no one ever thinks it would happen to them, but it still ends up happening over and over in this...

#2- The Effect of Political Satire on Politics and Youth

As a teenager, some political satire engages me and makes me want to do something. Popular shows like SNL and...

The Silent Epidemic? – #2

As a resident of Saint Albans, I am not oblivious to the fight against drug abuse. Last year, the local...

Blog Post #2 Racism

Racism, one of the big controversial issue in the United States. It’s been around for a long time now if...

Blog Post 2: Why don’t all children have permanent homes?

What I already know:   Television is filled with accounts and representations of the foster care system, as well as...

#2 How Can We Change Someone’s Life?

#2 How Can We Change Someone’s Life?

One thing that really gets under my skin is when people aren’t kind to themselves – when people talk poorly...

#2 Climate Change, Educate!

Climate change is the biggest issue that this generation facing in my opinion. This is an incredibly relevant issue and...

Blog Post #2: Exploring New Ideas

This week I wanted to challenge myself to look at a topic that I don’t often think about…racism. As a...

#2: Feminism

To get it out of the way, I do support Feminism. I’m not a naysayer but do any of us...

Looking Out Wondering Why – #2

When considering the belief that the human race is the most important thing in our eyes. My mind considers the...

Why I’m Here

Why I’m Here

    I am here because I want to learn more about a topic I’m interested in, and take action....

Why I’m Here

Why I’m Here

I am here because I believe that students and youth do not have enough of a voice in their community....

#1 – I’m here because I want to make effective and meaningful change

#1 – I’m here because I want to make effective and meaningful change

I am here because I want to make effective and meaningful change in the world. Last year I spent 6...

Why I Chose “What’s the Story?”

I am the one who is aware. Consistent with reading the daily news, both local and national, I joined WTS...

#1 Here to Make a Difference

#1 Here to Make a Difference

My name is Mary Nagy-Benson and I am a junior at Middlebury Union High School. I am here because I...

Why I’m here

I am here today because back in 8th grade my ELA teacher (Robert Uhl) told the class about a program...

Why I Am Here

    I am here because I am tired of being angry at injustice and doing nothing about it.  I’m...

I am here because…

I am here because…

I am here because I want to make change. I want to be part of a community where people help...

I am here because

I’m here because I want to take a step outside my comfort zone, try something new. Get to know the...

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