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The Patriotic Assembly: Two Perspectives

The Patriotic Assembly: Two Perspectives

Fatima Al-Saedy and AnnaLeah Mecham
November 25, 2021

Fatima Al-Saedy The patriotic assembly answered one question: How can U.S. citizens best show their patriotism for this country? The answer? By serving in the military. But the military isn’t for...

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The History of Black Friday

The History of Black Friday

Marissa McElreath, Writer
November 17, 2021

Black Friday is a term we all know, some of us dread the name and for some, it’s an adrenaline rush. But, how does Black Friday affect us as a community? For many of the participants, Black Friday is...

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Gender Norms and Halloween Costumes

Gender Norms and Halloween Costumes

Teanna Sorensen, Junior Editor
October 26, 2021

Growing up, people are told that they can only be certain things for Halloween. Girls dressing up as princesses or fairies and boys dressing up as superheroes or pirates. Although, there are people who...

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Racism At Copper Hills

Racism At Copper Hills

Bekah Christensen, Opinion Editor
October 26, 2021

In nearly every aspect of society, there is inherent racism. This is due to the ever changing culture we have all been raised in. Our grandparents were alive when schools were desegregated. The first black...

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Is Halloween Constitutional?

Is Halloween Constitutional?

AnnaLeah Mecham, Staff Writer
October 26, 2021

Halloween is a holiday filled with traditions, a historical background, and usually a night of scare and fun. However, Halloween hasn't always been what  it is today. It is a holiday that has a heavy...

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Women’s Equality in Utah

Women’s Equality in Utah

Teanna Sorensen, Junior Editor
October 26, 2021

  For four years in a row, Utah has been ranked the worst state for women’s equality in the United States of America. Each state is ranked based on three different categories: employment and...

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The Censorship of Student Press

The Censorship of Student Press

Bekah Christensen, Opinion Editor
October 26, 2021

In 2018, Herriman High School’s newspaper, The Telegraph, was censored by their school’s administration. Gabriel Greschler of the SPLC (Student Press Law Center) says, “The Telegraph broke a story...

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The Improper Understanding of Cultural Appropriation

The Improper Understanding of Cultural Appropriation

"With many cultures already dying out, we can't risk watering any more cultures down."
Marissa McElreath, Staff Writer
October 26, 2021

  How much does our generation truly know about cultural appropriation? Our generation is the one that will soon lead the world to a hopefully more prosperous future. However, many Copper Hills...

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What is Club Lettering and Why do Students Care?

What is Club Lettering and Why do Students Care?

Teanna Sorensen, Junior Editor
September 25, 2021

One of America’s great college and high school traditions are the coveted letterman jackets, club sweaters, and pins. Students in a variety of activities at Copper Hills High School work hard each year...

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The Ideal Student Government System

The Ideal Student Government System

Growl Staff
September 25, 2021

When you think of a member of the student government, the image is anywhere from those cheering the loudest in the student section during football games to promoting inclusion in our school. They address...

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The Surgical Technology Program

The Surgical Technology Program

Tazia MacAffee, Social Media Manager
April 30, 2021

The Surgical Technology program at the SLCC Jordan campus is one of the best programs a high school student can take, yet not many people know about it. Perks of graduating this program include the chance...

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Organ Cloning

Organ Cloning

Tazia MacAffee, Social Media Manager
April 27, 2021

Every year more than 8,000 patients die waiting on a transplant list, on average 22 people per day, according to “Donation and Transplantation Statistics” by Donate Life America, a nonprofit organization...

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