Schools Must Reduce Physical, Emotional and Cyber Bullying

Michele Kaneski, Igaramkin Reporter

August 19, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Gender equality and bullying are serious problems faced by teens today still. Schools and statewide officials need to find ways to reduce these problems. I find that in my school of Dimond High that bullying is all around but ...

Hallway Problems Need a Solution

Angel Stacey, Igaramkin Reporter

August 19, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Upperclassmen are known to be frustrated with the hallway situations at school, but are they the only ones? “People are always shoving in the hallway cause there’s so many people,” said Freshman Heidi Crago. She...

Later Start Time: Yes or No?

Cameron Dolan, Igaramkin Reporter

August 19, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Over the past few years, a long debate has been going on whether or we should push the starting for high school back to later time. Now this begs the question: Should we or should we not? People in favor of a later start time a...

World Robotics Competition Is Perfect End to Senior Year

Allen Koch, Igaramkin Reporter

August 19, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Back at the beginning of school we all wrote out one hope we had for the year, and it was put on the Wall of Hope above the Commons. My hope that I wrote was “Worlds 2K18.” This meant going to the World Robotics Competit...

Society’s Stereotypes Are Affecting the Way We Think

Elyahnee Auelua-Satele, Igaramkin Reporter

March 28, 2018

Filed under Opinion

We as individuals, whether we would like to believe it or not, are constantly influenced by everything we see and hear in our everyday lives. Social media, TV/ radio advertisements, friends and family, all of these things are ...

Gun Control: Change Is in the Air

Naomi Cashion, Igaramkin Editor

March 28, 2018

Filed under Opinion

In light of the shooting that took place at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida on Feb. 14, gun control has been a popular topic. After the shooting, 17 students were left dead, yet a large portion of this ...

Consistent Guidelines Needed for Sports Dress Up Days

Ellese Chapados, Igaramkin Reporter

March 28, 2018

Filed under Opinion

To dress up, or not to dress up. This has been a common and recurring issue here at Dimond, with players from different sports choosing to not to dress up for games. In Athletic Council, we discussed the problem at the beginning o...

Forest Fair Rules Questioned

Naomi Cashion, Igaramkin Editor

February 16, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Recently, two evangelical Christians filed a lawsuit in federal court against the Girdwood Forest Fair, stating that their constitutional right to free speech had been hindered. Since its beginning, the annual Girdwood For...

Why Climate Change Should Matter to You

Danielle DuClos, Igaramkin Editor-in-Chief

January 30, 2018

Filed under Opinion

As Alaskans, the landscape and environment is extremely important to our identity, ecology and economy. The topic of climate change has increasingly become a mainstream issue discussed not only by environmental specialists, bu...

Recent Accusations Reveal How Sexual Harassment Plagues America

Danielle DuClos, Igaramkin Editor-in-Chief

January 18, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Since the New York Times published the allegations against Hollywood big shot Harvey Weinstein in October, more than 45 prominent men in American politics, entertainment, media and business have been accused of sexual miscondu...

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