The Observer

Attention, Connection, and Sinews: An Interview with John Williams, April 2020

Vee Kalkunte

April 22, 2020

In the midst of this chaotic April, it’s hard to describe our situation, but Dr. John Williams captures it well: “[Now], the way we love each other is to no longer be around each other, which is a paradox.”  And what a ...

A Moment with Margie Norman: Interview, April 2020

Vee Kalkunte

April 22, 2020

It is, as Margie Norman, says, “unprecedented times.” After all, spring was a time of possibilities, for many of us. We had expectations when we came into spring. Expectations about our classes, our education, our work -...

Alexa: Play ‘Keep Your Head Up’ by Andy Grammer

Darian Johannsen, Sports Editor

February 26, 2020

Many people have stressful and eventful lifestyles. Sometimes it feels like you have a never-ending to-do list for school, organizations, and even personal life. In those times, the chances of quitting one or more of those things get ...

Dear Katy

Katy the Kangaroo, School Mascot

October 2, 2019

Dear Katy, I’m having trouble balancing my schoolwork with my social life. I want to do well and make good grades, but I also really want to have fun and make new friends. Going out gives me many opportunities to make fr...

Dear Katy: Studying for Finals

Katy the Kangaroo, Sports Editor

April 30, 2019

Dear Katy, I’m getting really stressed with finals coming up. I’m behind on studying and I need some good tips so I can make sure I get a good grade. Any ideas? Crying in Caruth Hey Crying, I totally understand your anx...

Dear Katy: Procrastination Problems

Katy the Kangaroo, Advice Columnist

March 28, 2019

Dear Katy, I always procrastinate my assignments and then I get super stressed out and do a bad job on them. I try to start earlier but I get distracted super easily and think I’ve got time later. Do you have any suggestions...

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