Why You Should Care About Julain Assange

Why You Should Care About Julain Assange

Travis Hulke, Contributor

May 16, 2019

Julian Assange is the founder of Wikileaks. Wikileaks is a nonprofit publishing company that posts leaked classified information from anonymous sources. The people that leak this content to Wikileaks put their jobs, lives, and well being on the line to release information they feel is essential for the...

Five Feet Apart Movie Review

Five Feet Apart Movie Review

Hannah PIotter, Contributor

May 16, 2019

In “Five Feet Apart,” Stella ( Haley Lu Richardson ) is a teenager with Cystic Fibrosis, and Will ( Cole Sprouse ) is a new CF patient at the hospital. Later they become very close with each other, but hey have a risk of cross-infection, so they must stay six feet apart at all times. As Stella falls...

The American College System

The American College System

Ashton Hames, Contributor

May 15, 2019

Graduation Blues

Graduation Blues

Michael Tardzenyuy, Contributor

May 13, 2019

Review of Thor: Ragnarok

Review of Thor: Ragnarok

Ronald Ritzer, Contributor

January 4, 2018

Recently I, Ronald Ritzer, saw the movie Thor: Ragnarok, which has slowly climbed the box office to one of the biggest superhero movies of all time. The special effects in the movie are beautiful; they don't look like they're overdone or too choppy. The energy effects and appearance of the Fenris...

Broke but still Crushing

Broke but still Crushing

Aubrey Fischer, Contributor

January 2, 2018

We're all "young dumb and broke" but we still want to go out and have fun. Everyone goes on a date at least once in their life but sometimes you don't have a ton of money or don't want to spend very much money. But what is a date? I asked Galaxy Parker what she considered a date to be and she said...

Should NUHS Take On Weighted Grades?

Should NUHS Take On Weighted Grades?

Joey Batt and Lizzie Shaul

December 15, 2017

At New Ulm High School there is a lot of controversy and mixed feelings on weighted grades. Weighted grades are letter grades that are given a numerical advantage when calculating a grade point average. A pro of weighted grades would be that they reward students for challenging themselves and taking...

Should Our Grades Affect Our Open Lunch?

Ronald Ritzer, Contributor

November 8, 2017

A new policy has been put into effect at New Ulm Public High School. The policy states that if you have a failing grade in any class you automatically lose your open lunch for the next three weeks. Open lunch is a "open" period during the school day in which students are able to leave campus for 55 minutes...

Why School Should Start At Least An Hour Later

Kailee Glowinski, Editor

November 3, 2017

In a random class during the school day, students are in the middle of a lesson or some educational video. Roughly five minutes in, heads start to drop, and before you know it numerous students are fast asleep. Why? Is it because the lesson being taught is incredibly boring? Maybe. What if there's another...

New School Policy on Open Lunch

New School Policy on Open Lunch

Alexis Fischer and Emma Tauer

October 18, 2017

The New Ulm High school has decided to give kids a consequence for failing classes by taking away their open lunch. Students on the deficiency list at each grade posting must sit in a resource class for half an hour. This time is given to them to do homework and study. The duration of this punishment...

Plain Jane Public Walls

Plain Jane Public Walls

Sam Portner, Editor

September 27, 2017

Am I the only one whose noticed plain walls? With the new construction of New Ulm Public High school, we are all very impressed with the results and beauty that has come. One problem, the walls in our school are very plain. There is nothing above our lockers, or on the walls. No posters, no pictures, and no ...

Day in the Life of Maintenance

Day in the Life of Maintenance

Stone Yurich, Journalist

May 23, 2017

The other day I got to sit down with one of the few maintenance works here at New Ulm Public High.  That maintenance worker was Scott Krueger.  Scott allowed me to see into a typical day of his life while working here at the school.  From 11:00 am to 7:30 pm Scott has a full day of work, and the w...

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