The High Life

“Today’s Music Sucks”

Zach Wash

October 13, 2016

“Today’s Music Sucks” Does music today suck? If so, why? “Today’s music sucks” has become common rhetoric these days. But why do people feel this way? Is it because the music industry really has declined? Or is ...

High Tea in Amsterdam

High Tea in Amsterdam

September 29, 2016

Coral Reefs Are in Danger- Save Them!

Julia Eilert, Writer

April 3, 2016

   Coral reefs are dying, and we are only sending them to their graves earlier than what’s natural. We are killing the habitat of our exotic marine animals, and if we don’t reverse this we may lose an entire biome. ...

Why Social Media Can Be Damaging

Jessica Wylie, Co-Editor

January 15, 2016

We’ve all been there. You’re in bed, about to fall asleep and then *ding*. A notification. It’s hard not to pick up your phone immediately, I get it. I have to put my phone on silent 24 hours a day because I can’t stand k...

Is the Death Penalty a Form of Torture?

Heidi Myers, Staff Writer

November 23, 2015

Every single day people are executed by the state as a punishment for a variety of crimes. Sometimes people are sentenced for death penalty for crimes they have not committed. According to, the most commonly asked questio...

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