The Charger

Adapted Football Safety Regulations Prove Promising Results

Emily Luethy, Features Editor

October 25, 2019

When playing any sport, the number one concern is always surrounding the safety of it’s players. Recently, those involved in the sport of football have been a lot more concerned with safety and they have changed distinct feat...

Disputed supplement use raises questions regarding proper nutrition

Yustyn Kokor, Sports Editor

October 25, 2019

Student athletes are working hard to become faster, stronger, and perform better overall in their specific sport, but students also implement measures in their nutrition to ensure their optimal performance. According to a 201...

Science fiction’s relevance continues to broaden in a modernizing world

Sriman Narayanan, Editor-in-Chief

October 25, 2019

Science fiction has long been a staple of literature and film, becoming a genre that has grown into one with a massive fan base. Perhaps the market for sci-fi writing is oversaturated, with the endless volumes of paperbacks t...

PERFORMING ARTS PATHWAYS

Lauren Clarke, Editer-in-chief

March 13, 2019

Music: Band, orchestra and choir, are all included in the broader music career pathway. Courses in this pathway include AP music theory, band and choir, however there are also several opportunities outside of class for students interest...

Chronic Wasting Disease creates uneasy environment for hunters

Mark Anbinder

March 13, 2019

Chronic Wasting Disease(CWD) or its more common moniker “Zombie Deer Disease”, is a neurodegenerative disease that is prevalent in deer populations in 24 U.S. states.  CWD is a disease spread by prions, a type of pathogenic...

New online course offered by D214 aims to help students cope with stress

Connor Wielgos

March 13, 2019

As student stress becomes more of an issue in schools across the country, D214 has begun to offer an online course focused on mindfulness for AP students. The class will run until mid-April, when exam season intensifies. Th...

Dance takes center stage in the spring musical “A Chorus Line”

Allie Zyck

March 13, 2019

With nine Tony Awards, 6,137 Broadway performance and a Pulitzer Prize, “A Chorus Line” is one of the most successful musicals of all time. On April 11, 12 and 13, the BG theatre department will be putting their own spin ...

Food Extinction: Favorite foods could vanish off shelves for good

Phoebe Rusch

March 13, 2019

Scientists predict that in 2050 certain foods will be extinct, a few being avocadoes, chocolate and strawberries.  This all has to do with the earth growing warmer second by second and farming seasons are unpredictable. F...

Social media creates motivation rather than angst

Mark Anbinder, News Editor

March 1, 2019

As the gen z’ers become teenagers, a new generation of users is making their presence known online. This presence is creating negative consequences for the children currently using social media and their futures, both their p...

Self worth shouldn’t be determined by success and failure

Zoey Heinrich, In-Depth Editor

March 1, 2019

There is a lot to be said for striving for excellence. After all, almost all of the most successful leaders and self-made celebrities seem to swear by never settling for less than their best. While it’s almost universally agree...

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