Krakauer’s “Into the Wild” is a modern rendition of classical Monomyth, the Hero’s Journey, overlayed on the real journey of a young boy searching for meaning in his life.
Izzy Yuan is currently a junior at Troy High School where she hopes to be able to gain experience and enter a field of medicine later on.
Poem: Walk with me through America
“Walk with me through America, don’t look back.” Darkness surrounds my left and right. So instead I look straightforward. I begin to see crowds of people cheering. Their roars rumble in my ears, making the ground shake, making me tremble in excitement. I witness a sea...
Opinion: The United States needs bilingual education
Bilingual education can strengthen communities, improve self confidence and build appreciation for other cultures.
Venture into the unknown
Everyone is always saying that we should get out of our comfort zones, but what does that actually mean? For me, it means to explore the unknown and it’s in the unknown that we can really grow and learn. Through exploration of the unknown, humanity has been able to...